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Pharmacist , Grade II-2016

 

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1. The ability of the firm to meet its current liability is measured by:
Selvency ratio

Liquidity ratio

Activity ratio

Profitability ratio
2. Drugs which increases respiratory tract fluid is called:
Expectorant

Linctuses

Laxatives

Syrups
3. Precursor glycoside of digitoxin:
Purpurea glycoside A

Purpurea glycoside B

Lanatoside A

Lanatoside B
4. Storage condition for dried plasma
In a cool place

In a well closed container

At a temperature not exceeding 250C

Between 20C and 100C
5. Aloe contain barbaloin which is a
C-glycoside

S-glycoside

D-glycoside

H-glycoside
6. An example of cholinomimetic alkaloid is:
Pilocarpine

Methacholine

Neostigmine

Carbachol
7. Beta blocker with membrane stabilizing activity:
Propranolol

Timolol

Atenolol

Esmolol
8. A journal is a book of:
Original entry

Secondary entry

Cash transaction

Petty cash transaction
9. A resin of animal origin:
Benzoin

Shellac

Glycoresin

Gujuresinol
10. All the particles passes through a sieve No.44 and not more than 40% through a sieve No.85 called as:
Coarse particles

Moderately coarse particles

Moderately fine particles

Fine particle
11. Plant constituent used in the preparation of mosquito coils
Rauwolfia

Ergot

Pyrethrum

Aconite
12. Richest source of Lecithin:
Meat

Egg yolk

Fish

Milk
14. Mevalonic acid formation is catalysed by the enzyme:
Acetyl CoA

Mevalonate kinase

HMG CoA reductase

Phosphomevalonate
15. Enzyme referred as spreading factor:
Heparin

Chendriotin

Hyalouonidase

Iduronic acid
16. The ex-officio member of Pharmacy Council of India is
Teacher in Pharmacology

A member from MCI

A representative of UGC

Director of CDL
17. Casein is an example of
Nucleoproteins

Phosphoproteins

Chromoproteins

Lipoproteins
18. Immunoglobulin found on lymphocyte surface of new born
IgD

IgA

IgM

IgG
19. Antigenic preparation made from extra cellular toxins:
Vaccines

Toxoids

Endotoxins

Sera
20. Enzyme which is used in the treatment of leukaemia:
Urokinase

Streptokinase

Asparginase

Pepsin
21. One tea spoon full is
15 ml

4 ml

0.06 ml

3 ml
22. A drug consist,in full or in whole or in part,of any filthy,putrid or decomposed substance:
Adultered drug

Spurious drug

Misbranded drug

Patent drug
23. Standards of disinfectant fluid comes under:
Schedule O

Schedule P

Schedule M

Schedule N
24. Which vitamin is known as antisterility factor?
Vitamin K

Vitamin D

Vitamin E

Vitamin A
25. Sodium chloride injection IP contains:
0.9% Sodium Chloride

0.1% Sodium Chloride

0.86% Sodium Chloride

0.45% Sodium Chloride
26. An opaque covering agent used in bleaches:
Catechol

Quinoline

Titanium dioxide

Hydrogen peroxide
27. Which one of the following dryer is known as Lyophiliser?
Drum dryer

Fluidized bed dryer

Freeze dryer

Spray dryer
28. Autoclaving of ampoules in a dye bath as:
Clarity testing

Pyrogen testing

Leaker testing

Sterility testing
29. High count of WBC’s is an indication of:
Influenza

Measles

Leukaemia

Typhoid
30. Example of an antioxidant:
Caffeine

Orinase

Doxidan

Gallic acid
31. Isotonic vehicle used to prepare ophthalmic solution:
Benzal konium chloride

Polysorbate 20

Dioctyl sodium

1.9% Boric acid
32. Repeated administration of drug results in cell receptor blockage.This is known as:
Tachyphylaxis

Tolerance

Idiosyncrasy

Synergism
33. Sterilization by autoclaving:
Dry heat sterilization

UV radiation

Moist heat sterilization

Bactericidal sterilization
34. Keller-Killiani test is the identification test for:
Digitalis

Senna

Aloevera

Cinnamon
35. THC is a constituent found in the plant:
Senna

Nux vomica

Opium

Cannabis
36. Which is the highly perfused organ in the body?
Liver

Heart

Brain

Lungs
37. Diatomaceous earth is the other name of:
Talc

Kaolin

Bentonite

Kiesighur
38. Cotton consists ox epidermal trichomes of species:
Gossypium herbaceum

Cannabis Sativa

Bombyx moril

Glycyrrhiza glabra
39. The working principle of hammer mill:
Impact

Impact and attrition

Attrition

Crushing
40. Partial or complete removal of top or bottom of a tablet is known as:
Capping

Picking

Sticking

Mottling
41. Mother clove is an adulterant of:
Cardamom

Clove

Pepper

Fennel
42. Tablets are designed to exert local effect in throat:
Buccal tablets

Sublingual tablet

Dental cones

Lozenges
43. A plant drug which lowers blood pressure:
Vasaka

Neem

Rauwolfia

Tulsi
44. The minimum required area to open a retail drug store is:
15 sqm

10 sqm

40 sqm

60 sqm
45. Enteric coated tablets are designed to release medicament in:
Stomach

Colon

Small intestine

Large intestine
46. Dryer used for the production of milk powder:
Drum dryer

Tray dryer

Spray dryer

Tunnel dryer
47. Vapaside is an insecticide which is formulated from:
Neem

Tulsi

Pyrethrum

Vasaka
48. Jesult's bark is the synonym of:
Cinnamon

Kurchi

Cinchona

Aswagandha
49. Renin a proteolytic enzyme which is produced in:
Brain

Liver

Spleen

Kidney
50. An example of potassium sparing diuretics:
Mannitol

Acetazolamide

Triameterene

Chlorthalidone
51. Alkylating agent used as antineoplastic drug:
Doxorubicin

Methotrexate

Vinbiastine

Nitrogen mustard
52. Abrasive agent used in dentifrices:
Sodium fluoride

Selenium sulphide

Zinc sulphate

Calcium carbonate
53. First line agent used in Tuberculosis
Kanamycin

Isoniazid

Ethionamide

Cycloserine
54. Reagent used for the identification of cellulose:
Vanurk’s reagent

Zeisel reagent

Dragendroffs reagent

Fehling’s reagent
55. Drug used in uterine inertia:
Tyrothricin

Terbinafine

Oxytocin

Miconazole
56. Dimethicone is the other name of:
Titanium dioxide

Calamine

Zinc stearate

Silicon oil
57. Drug used in ulcerative colitis:
Gefarnate

Sucralfate

Sulfaslazine

Metoclopramide
58. Drug that act by lowering the plasma LDL level:
Clolibrate

Probucol

Loperamide

Aspirin
59. Other name of regenerated cellulose:
Wool

Hemp

Silk

Rayon
60. An example of rapidly acting anticoagulant:
Warfarin

Phenindione

Propranolol

Heparin
61. Water soluble constituent of Ergot:
Ergotamine

Ergometrine

Ergosine

Ergocryptine
62. Yeast is the richest source of:
Vitamin C

Vitamin B

Vitamin D

Vitamin A
63. Drug used to test gastric acid secreation:
Dexamethasone

Tyramine

Mannitol

Histamine
64. Shick test is performed to test the degree of immunity against:
Tuberculosis

Tetanus

Rabies

Diphtheria
65. Example of ultra short acting barbiturates:
Enflurane

Ketamine

Thiopental sodium

Propofol
66. Rasping method is used to prepare:
Arachis oil

Clove oil

Olive oil

Lemon oil
67. Chemical name of plaster of paris:
Magnesium sulphate

Calcium carbonate

Magnesium carbonate

Calcium sulphate
68. Which one of the following is a beta-lactamase inhibitor?
Sulfonamide

Chloroquine

Primaquine

Sulbactum
69. Oxytocin is the hormone released from:
Anterior lobe of pituitary

Pars intermedia

Posterior lobe of pituitary

Infundibulum
70. Scurvy is the deficiency symptom of vitamin:
A

K

D

C
71. Chemical composition of asbestos:
Cellulose

Aluminosilicate

Silica

Carbon dioxide
72. Which among the following is classified as folate antagonist:
Methotrexate

Quinine

Primaquine

Chloroquine
73. Gynaecomastia may be the possible side effects of one of the following drug:
Ketoconazole

Bromocriptine

Clotrimazole

Sulphonamide
74. When at least 51% shares of business organization are in the hands of government it is called?
Public corporation

Government company

Public company

Departmental organization
75. Myristicin is a chemical constituent of:
Cinnamon

Senna

Nutmeg

Digitalis
76. A cationic surfactant is:
Polysorbate 80

Cetrimide

Sodium dodecanoate

Sorbitan monoleate
77. Which type of mill is used for grinding sulphonamide drug?
Ball mill

Cutter mill

Hammer mill

Fluid energy mill
78. Mail order business is:
Wholesale trade

Retail trade by post

Direct selling trade

Retail trade
79. Which drug is used for the detection of boric acid?
Turmeric

Benzoin

Myrrh

Tolu balsam
80. A stron dog poison is:
Brucine

Strychnine

Ephedrine

Hyoscyamine
81. Which Mountain range separate the Southern Part of India from the Northern Part?
Nilgri Mountains

Aravalli

Vindhya

Western Ghats
82. Among the following who was known as 'Purusha Simham'?
C.Kesavan

Brahmananda Sivayogi

Pandit Karuppan

Pazhassi Raja
83. Raksha Blue is the reasonably launched vaccine aimed at minimizing the economic loss of animal farming community from the strains of the:
Bird Flue Virus

Road Water Disease

Swine Flue Virus

Blue tongue Virus
84. Who translated the dialogue between Tagore and Narayana Guru into Malayalam during Tagore's visit to Sivagiri?
Dr.Palpu

Vallabhasseri Govindan Vaidhyar

Kumaranasan

None of the above
85. Kochi State Prajamandal was formed under the Presidentship of
E.Ikkanda Warrier

V.R.Krishnan Ezhuthachan

Accamma Cherian

Pattom M.Thanu Pillai
86. Who was the Director of the Movie “Taste of Cherry”?
Jafar Panahi

Abbas Kiarosteami

Mohsen Makhmalbaf

Majidi Majidi
87. The earlier name of Vaghbhatananda?
Kunjikannan

Govinda Menon

Muthukutty

None of the above
88. Which place was known as 'Dakshina Nalanda'in Ancient Kerala?
Kodungallur THC

Vizhinjam

Chirayinkil

Kanthallore
89. Name the First Indian City which have a city animal
Dispur

Dhubri

Guwahati

Dibrugarh
90. What is the name of the latest Android N Version?
Android 7.0 Nougat

Android 7.0 Nutella

Android 7.0 Neyyappam

Android 7.0 Narshmellow
91. Tuticorin an important fishing harbor of India is situated along the
Malabar coast

Coromandel coast

Konkan coast

Gulf of Kutch
92. Which one of the following incidence,Gandhiji hailed as'A Miracle of Modern Times'?
Temple Entry Proclamation

Vaikom Sathyagraha

Guruvayoor Sathyagraha

Paliyam Sathyagraha
93. Which one was called “The Nursery of Bengal Army”?
Pune

Meerut

Kanpur

Awadh
94. "The Indian Rebellion of 1857 was not one movement--------it was many”-The above statement has been made by:
Tarachand

Eric Stokes

C.A.Bayly

R.C.Majumdhar
95. Who among the following was not associated with the foundation of Non Aligned Movement(NAM)?
Sukarno

Josip Broz Tito

Nelson Mandela

Kwame Nkrumah
96. Who argued that the Khilafat Movement was the result of the emergence of middle class among the Indian Muslims?
Mushirul Hasan

W.C.Smith

Francis Robinson

Peter Hardy
97. Name the author of the book "Jinnah,The Soul Spokes Man”.
Urvashi Butalia

Choudary Rahmathali

Ayesha Jalal

Moulana Azad
98. Black Soil is also known as:
Regur Soil

Arid Soil

Forest Soil

Saline Soil
99. First attempt to initiate economic planning in India was made by
Jayaprakash Narayanan

M.N.Roy

S.N.Agarwal

Sir.M.Visveshvaraya
100. Which Five Year Planning was based on Harrod-Domar model?
1st Five Year Plan

IInd Five Year Plan

IIIrd Five Year Plan

IVth Five year Plan