Health

1

Which one of the following vitamins has a role in blood clotting?

  1. Vitamin A
  2. Vitamin B
  3. Vitamin D
  4. Vitamin K
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2

Which one of the following pairs of vitamin and diseases is/are correctly matched?

  1. Vitamin A : Rickets
  2. Vitamin B1 : Beriberi
  3. Vitamin C : Scurvy

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

  1. 2 only
  2. 2 and 3 only
  3. 1 and 3 only
  4. 1, 2 and 3
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3

After diagnosis of disease in a person, the doctor advises the patient iron and folic acid tablets. The person is suffering from

  1. goitre
  2. osteoporosis
  3. anaemia
  4. protein-energy malnutrition
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4

Dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) is used to measure

  1. spread of solid tumour
  2. bone density
  3. extent of brain haemorrhage
  4. ulcerous growth in blood
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5

Sickle-cell anaemia is a disease caused due to the abnormality in?

  1. blood plasma composition
  2. red blood cells
  3. white blood cells
  4. thrombocytes
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6

Which one of the following diseases in humans can spread through air?

  1. Goitre
  2. HIV-AIDS
  3. Tuberculosis
  4. Dengue
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7

Night blindness is caused by the deficiency of

  1. Vitamin C
  2. Vitamin A
  3. Vitamin K
  4. Vitamin B
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8

The term 'Probiotic' is applied to

  1. Organic food
  2. Antacid
  3. Antibiotic
  4. Live microbial food supplement
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9

Which one of the following is the scientific name of the causal organism of elephantiasis?

  1. Ascaris lumbricoides
  2. Culex pipiens
  3. Wuchereria bancrofti
  4. Fasciola hepatica
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10

Which among the following diseases is not sexually transmitted?

  1. Syphillis
  2. Hepatitis
  3. HIV - AIDS
  4. Gonorrhoea
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11

Which one of the following causes kala-azar?

  1. Ascaris
  2. Trypanosoma
  3. Leishmania
  4. Bacteria
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12

Which one of the following diseases is caused by protozoans?

  1. Malaria
  2. Influenza
  3. AIDS
  4. Cholera
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13

Which one of the following disease is not transmitted by mosquito?

  1. Brain fever
  2. Malaria
  3. Typhoid
  4. Dengue
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14

Which one of the following is not a bacterial disease

  1. Cholera
  2. Tuberculosis
  3. Anthrax
  4. Influenza
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15

Which one of the following is not a viral disease?

  1. Dengue
  2. AIDS
  3. Typhoid
  4. Influenza
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16

The disease caused by a protozoan and spread by an insect is

  1. dengue
  2. malaria
  3. polio
  4. measles
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17

A disease in human beings caused by virus is

  1. typhoid
  2. influenza
  3. dysentry
  4. cholera
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