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
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
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
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
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
6

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

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

Night blindness is caused by the deficiency of

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

The term 'Probiotic' is applied to

  1. Organic food
  2. Antacid
  3. Antibiotic
  4. Live microbial food supplement
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
10

Which among the following diseases is not sexually transmitted?

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

Which one of the following causes kala-azar?

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

Which one of the following diseases is caused by protozoans?

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

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

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

Which one of the following is not a bacterial disease

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

Which one of the following is not a viral disease?

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

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

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

A disease in human beings caused by virus is

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