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Health and Diseases: MCQs Quiz - 6

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Question 1
The term "antibiotic" was coined by:
A
Selman Waksman
B
Louis Pasteur
C
Edward Jenner
D
Alexander Fleming
Question 2
Carcinoma refers to:
A
Malignant tumours of the colon
B
Malignant tumours of the skin or mucous membrane
C
Malignant tumours of the connective tissue
D
Benign tumours of the connective tissue
Question 3
The organism which causes pneumonia in human beings is
A
Amphitrichous
B
Monotrichous
C
Atrichous
D
Peritrichous
Question 4
The incubation period of Hepatitis 'B' virus is:
A
42-56 days
B
30-180 days
C
15-20 days
D
One week
Question 5
Which of the following birth control measure can be considered as the safest?
A
Termination of unwanted pregnancy
B
The use of physical barriers
C
The rhythm method
D
Sterilization techniques
Question 6
A localized inflammatory response appears at the site of infection causes redness, swelling, pain and heat due to certain chemical, they are
A
Histamine and prostaglandins
B
Prostaglandins and cerumen
C
Histamine and cerumen
D
Cerumen and mucus
Question 7
Antivenom is used for the treatment of snake bite. The treatment of snake bite by antivenom is an example of
A
naturally acquired passive immunity
B
artificially acquired active immunity
C
artificially acquired passive immunity
D
specific natural immunity
Question 8
Just as Xenopsylla is to Yersinia pestis, so is:
A
Homo sapiens to Taenia solium
B
Culex to Plasmodium falciparum
C
Glossina palpalis to Wuchereria bancrofti
D
Phlebotomus to Leishmania donovani
Question 9
Which one of the following statements is correct with respect to immunity?
A
Antibodies are protein molecules, each of which has four light chains
B
The antibodies against small pox pathogen are produced by T-lymphocytes
C
Preformed antibodies need to be injected to treat the bite by a viper snake
D
Rejection of a kidney graft is the function of B-lymphocytes
Question 10
A person likely to develop tetanus is immunized by administering
A
Preformed antibodies
B
Dead germs
C
Weakened germs
D
Wide spectrum antibiotics
Question 11
Match column I with column II and choose the correct answer from the options given below;

Column I

Column II

a Neoplasm i Hematopoietic cell tumours
b Benign tumour ii Bone, cartilage tissue cancers
c Carcinomas iii Malignant tumour
d Sarcomas iv Cancer of epithelial tissues
e Lymphomas v Initiation of new tumours
A
a – iii, b – v, c – iv, d – ii, e – i
B
a – iii, b – v, c – iv, d – i, e – ii
C
a – vi, b – iii, c – iv, d – ii, e – i
D
a – vi, b – iv, c – iii, d – ii, e – i
Question 12

Assertion: The phenomenon where tumour cells detach and migrate to other parts of the body where they give rise to secondary tumours is called Metastasis.

Reason: Abnormal antigens on the surface of cell and unusual number of chromosomes cause Metastasis.

The correct answer is

A
Both Assertion and Reason are true and the Reason is the correct explanation of the Assertion.
B
Both Assertion and Reason are true but the Reason is not the correct explanation of the Assertion.
C
Assertion is true statement but Reason is false.
D
Both Assertion and Reason are false statements
Question 13

Assertion: LSD and marijuana are clinically used as analgesics.

Reason: Both these drugs suppress brain function.

A
Both assertion and reason are true and the reason is the correct explanation of the assertion.
B
Both assertion and reason are true but the reason is not the correct explanation of the assertion.
C
Assertion is true statement but reason is false.
D
Both assertion and reason are false.
Question 14

Assertion: Escherichia coli, Shigella sp. and Salmonella sp. are all responsible for diarrhoeal diseases.

Reason: Dehydration is common to all types of diarrhoeal diseases and adequate supply of fluids and electrolytes should be ensured.

A
Both Assertion and Reason are true and the Reason is the correct explanation of the Assertion.
B
Both Assertion and Reason are true but the Reason is not the correct explanation of the Assertion.
C
Assertion is true statement but Reason is false.
D
Both Assertion and Reason are false statements.
Question 15

Assertion: Mast cells in the human body release excessive amounts of inflammatory chemicals, which cause allergic reactions.

Reason:  Allergens in the environment on reaching human body stimulate mast cells in certain individuals. 

A
Both Assertion and Reason are true and the Reason is the correct explanation of the Assertion.
B
Both Assertion and Reason are true but the Reason is not the correct explanation of the Assertion.
C
Assertion is true statement but Reason is false.
D
Both Assertion and Reason are false statements.
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5 thoughts on “Health and Diseases: MCQs Quiz – 6

  • saurabh tiwari

    sir, i have doubt on question no.14.please ,explain it.explain each matching of question no. 11

  • Neha

    sir, i have doubt on question no.11.please ,explain it.explain each matching of question no. 11.

  • vaibhavi

    sir question 11 has some errors opt 6 is missing and how can we relate benign tumour and metastasis ?