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Staff Nurse Gr-II - 2016

 

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1. 'Divide and rule' was the policy of
The British

The French

The Dutch

The Portuguese
2. The winner of Coppa America Football 2015
Argentina

Brazil

Chili

Paraguay
3. The place where the revolt of 1857 started
Meerut

Delhi

Kanpur

Lucknow
4. International Yoga Day celebrated on
5th June

20th June

22nd June

21st June
5. Who among the following had welcomed Vasco-Da-Gama at Calicut?
Almeda

Zamorin

Albuckerque

Kabral
6. According to latest Lion census ,What is the number of Girl Lions in India?
486

601

523

556
7. In which state is Silent Valley located?
Tamil Nadu

Kerala

Assam

Arunachal Pradesh
8. In which country economic crisis occured-recently?
France

USA

India

Greece
9. What is the meaning of Sangam in the Sangam age?
Royal court

Meeting of Rivers

Assembly of poet

Assembly of religious leaders
10. The first Astronaut of India
H.T.Bhabha

Yuri Gagarin

Rakesh Sharma

Bhat nagar
11. The birth place of Sree Narayana Guru
Chempazhanthi

Varkala

Arupipuram

Sivagiri
12. The founder of 'Samatva Samajam'
Kumara Guru

Ayya Vaikundar

Ayyankali

Kumaranasan
13. The person who was known as 'Bharat Kesari'
M.R. Nair

Ramakrishna Pillai

Balakrishna Pillai

Mannath Padmanabhan
14. Kolar mine of Karnataka is famous for
Gold

Copper

Iron

Bronze
15. In which among the following is related to Ayyankali?
SNDP

Sadhujana Paripalana Sangam

Athmiya Sangam

Sarvodaya Movement
16. The largest zoo in India is at:
Delhi

Mumbai

Calcutta

Nagpur
17. 'Safety Value theory ' is related to
Indian National Congress

Indian Association

Quit India Movement

No co-operation Movement
18. The Maharaja of Travancore who invited Thycaud Ayya to his palace and became his disciple
Srimulam Thirunal

Swathi Thirunal

Uthram Thirunal

Ayilyam Thirunal
19. Which state has declared June 22 as Snake Bird Day
Maharashtra

Tamil Nadu

Karnataka

Kerala
20. The name of the boat Kumaranasan was travelling while he met an accident that caused his death?
Victoria

Redeemer

Kairali

None of these
21. A semiconductor Diod is used to
Convert dc to ac

Convert ac to dc

Increase voltage

Decrease voltage
22. A steady current is following in a power line from west to east .The direction of the magnetic field at a point below the power line is towards
east

west

north

south
23. Polarization of light is a convincing evidence of its
Longitudinal nature

Transverse nature

Dual nature

Quantum nature
24. A hollow metal sphere of radius 2 cm is charged such that the potensial on it's surface is 5 volts.The potential at the centre of the sphere is
5 volts

zero

same as at a point 2 cm away from the surface

None of these
25. An athlete completes one round of circular track of radius 'R' in 40 seconds.His displacement at the end of 2 minutes 20 seconds will be
2 R

Zero

3 R

4 R
26. At high altitude ,the boiling point of water decreases because
the atmospheric pressure is high

the temperature is low

the atmospheric pressure is low

the temperature is high
27. The monomer of natural rubber is:
Isoprene

1,3 butadiene

Chloroprene

Ethylene
28. Due to Frenkel-defect the density of ionic solids
Decreases

Increases

Does not change

change abnormally
29. Anhydrous 'ZnCl_2' dissolved in con:'HCl' is known as
Baeyer's reagent

Grignard reagent

Victor Meyer's reagent

Lucas reagent
30. Alkyl halides react with metallic sodium in ether.The reaction is known as
Sand Meyer's reaction

Wurtz reaction

Wurtz-Fitting reaction

Fitting's recation
31. The kingdom of Mycoplasma is
Plantae

Animalia

Monera

Fungi
32. The connecting link between glycolysis and kreb's cycle in aerobic respiration is:
RUBP

Acetile COA

Citric acid

Oxalo acetic acid
33. The plant growth regulator largely present in coconut milk is:
Auxin

ABA

Gibberellin

Cytokinin
34. The stain using to visnalise seperated DNA by gel electrophoresis is
Ethidium bromide

Haematoxylin

Acetocarmine

Feulgen dye
35. The percentage of contribusion of CFCs in total global warming is
6%

14%

60%

20%
36. The animal which is popularly known as 'Portuguese man of war' is
Fasciola

Physalia

Obelia

Aurelia
37. Ring worm is caused by
Protozoa

Roundworm

Bacteria

Fungus
38. Which of the following is not an example for 'ex situ' conservation of biodiversity?
National park

seed bank

Zoological park

Botanical garden
39. The cell organelle responsible for the formation of acrosome in a sperm is :
Ribosome

Mitochondria

Golgi bodies

Lysosome
40. Bicupsid valve is present between
Left atrium and left ventricle

Right atrium and right ventricle

Left atrium and right atrium

Right ventricle and left ventricle
41. Which one is develops from endoderm
Nervous system,urinary bladder and eye

Liver,connetive tissue and heart

Thymus,spinal cord and brain

Liver,pancreas and thymus or thyroid
42. Contraindications for using oral contraceptives
Thrombophlebitis

Urinary tract infections

Ulcerative colitis

Menorrhagia
43. Hormone responsible for ovulation and development of corpus luteum is:
FSH

LH

ADH

ICSH
44. What is the primary action of insulin in the body?
Enhances the transport of glucose across cell walls

Aids in the process of gluconeogenesis

Stimulates the pancreatic beta cells

Decreases the intestinal absorption of glucose
45. The charecteristic symptom of hypoglycemia which is an early symptom of insulin reaction?
Severe thirst

Drowsiness

Diaphoresis

Coma
46. The typical findings on the asessment of a client with acute pancreatitis?
Hypoactive bowel sounds,decreased amylase and lipase levels

Fever,Hypoglycemia,DHN

Melena,persistent vomitting,hyperactive bowel sounds

Steatorrhea,abdominal pain ,fever
47. Chancroid is a sexually transmitted disease caused by
Treponima

Haemophilus

Neisseria

Trichomonas
48. Symptom exhibit during ictericphase of viral hepatitis
Tarry stools

Shortness of breath

Yellow coloured sclera

Light,frothy urine
49. Location and secretion of Leydig cells are
Liver-cholesterol

Overy-estrogen

Testis-testosterone

Pancreas-glycogen
50. Which of the following clinical finding indicates the patient is experiencing hypokalemia?
Edema

Muscle spasms

Kussaumal breathing

Abdominal distention
51. Anaphylactic reaction after administering penicillin indicates:
An acquired atopic sensitization

Passive immunity to penicillin allergen

Antibodies to pencillin developed after earliest use of the drug

Developed potent bivalent antibodies when the IV administration was started
52. "Nursing is the diagnosis and treatment of human responses to health and illness".This definition was given by
American Nurses Association(ANA),1995

International Council of Nurses

Florence Nightingale,1858

Indian Nursing Council,1948
53. Which of the following disorder is caused by excessive producing of somatotropin?
Adrenogential syndrome

Cretinism

Acromegaly

Dwarfism
54. The digestion of protein is facilitated by
Trypsin

Amylase

Secretin

Lipase
55. A condition characterized by inflammation of thyroid gland,resulting in hypothyroid is
Addison's disease

Hashimoto's disease

Grave's disease

Cushing's disease
56. Which of the following is an indicator of AIDS?
CD4 count lower than 200/ml

CD4 count more than 400/ml

CD4 count lower than 600/ml

CD4 count lower than 1000/ml
57. Which Microorganism is associated with cervical cancer?
Human papilloma virus

Cytomegalovirus

Myco bacterium avium

Pneumocystis carinii
58. Which of the following condition is known to have the best response to Electro Convulsive Therapy(ECT)?
Depression with suicidal tendency

Simple schizophrenia

Paranoid schizophrenia

Obsessive compulsive disorder
59. A condition characterized by a prolonged PR interval more than 0.2 sees in ECG is called
Second degree AV block

Mobiztype II AV block

First degree AV block

Complete block
60. Intra-aortic baloon pump therapy is most often used in the management of :
Congestive cardiac failure

Cardiogenic shock

Pulmonary edema

Aortic insufficiency
61. Kopilk's spots are seen in
Rubella

Rubeola

Typhoid

Chickenpox
62. An early indication for development of hypocalcemia
Tingling sensation in the fingers

Depressed reflexes

Ventricular dysrhythmias

Memory changes
63. signs of meningeal irritation include all the following ,EXCEPT
Neck stiffness

Brudzinki's sign

Kernig's sign

Kehr's sign
64. The antidote for heparin is
Vitamin K

Warfarin(Coumadin)

Thrombin

Protamine sulphate
65. Red man syndrome is associated with
Vancomycin

Chloramphenicol

Tetracycline

Erythromycine
66. Shick test is done in
meningitis

diphtheria

pertussis

poliomyelitis
67. Premature ventricular contractions are characterized by
Premature beats followed by a compensatory pause

QRS complexes,which are short and narrow

Converted P waves before the QtRS complexes

A P-wave preceding every QRS complexes
68. What is the priority nursing intervention for a patient during the immediate post-operative period?
Observing for hemorrhage

Maintaining a patent airway

Recording the intake and output

Checking the vital signs every 15 minutes
69. Which of the following condition has an increased risk for developing Hyperkalemia?
Crohn's disease

Cushing's disease

Chronic heart failure

End -stage renal disease
70. The normal left arterial pressure is
8 mmHg

15 mmHg

25 mmHg

32 mmHg
71. Neural tube defects can be prevented by
Supplementation with Vitamine B complex

Supplementation with hydantoin

Maternal folate supplementation

Prophylaxis with valproic acid
72. Which of the following manifestation is associated with a raised level of cortison and ACTH?
Confusion

Affective disturbance

Schizophrenia

Demantia
73. What is the likely cause of blood urea nitrogen concentration elevated in acute renal failure?
Fluid retention

Hemolysis of red blood cells

Below normal metabolic rate

Reduced renal blood flow
74. Fourth cranial nerve is
Trigeminal

Abducens

Trochlear

Facial
75. Which of the following neuro transmitteris known to be associated with sleep ,mood and appetite?
Acetylcholine

Dopamine

Serotonin

GABA
76. Digitalis toxicity is indicated by
Increase appetite

Elevated blood pressure

Skin rash over the chest and back

Visual disturbance such as seeing yellow spot
77. The most important indicator of hypovolemic shock after 15% blood loss is:
Systolic blood pressure less than 90 mm of Hg

Pupil unequally dilated

Respiratory rate of 4 breath/mt

Pulse rate less than 60b/mt
78. An adaptation that indicates major complication after gastroscopy would be
Nausea and vomitting

Abdominal distention

Increased GI motility

Difficulty in swallowing
79. Which of the following anti-tuberculosis drug can damage the 8th cranial nerve?
Isoniazed

Para Amino Salicylic Acid (PAS)

Ethambutol hydrochloride (mayambutol)

Streptomycin
80. The positive diagnost for HIV infection is made based on
A history of high risk sexual behaviours

Positive Elisa and Western blot tests

Identification of an associated opportunistic infection

Evidance of extreme weight loss and high fever
81. A client with mitral stenosis would demonstrate symptoms associated with congestion in the
Right Artrium

Superior vena cava

Aorta

Pulmonory
82. An early manifestation of laryngeal cancer is
Stomatitis

Airway obstruction

Hoarseness

Dysphagia
84. An early sign of Hodgkin' disease is
Difficulty in breathing

Swollen cervical lymph nodes

Difficulty in swallowing

Feeling of fullness over the liver
85. Which of the following stage the carcinogen is irreversible?
Progression stage

Initiation stage

Regression stage

Promotion stage
86. The complication associated with tracheostomy tube is
Increased cardiac output

Acute respiratory distress syndrome

Increased blood pressure

Damage to laryngeal nerves
87. Which finding should be most indicative sign of increasing intracranial pressure
Intermittent tachycardia

Polydipsia

Tachycardia

Increased restlessness
88. A client is given oxytocin for induction of labour .The side effect of oxytocin is
Vomitting

Increased urine outflow

hypertension

bradicardia
89. Physiological changes in pregnancy include which of the following
Increase in blood volume by 100%

Decrease in Hb

Peripheral resistance 50% increases

Cardiac output 40% decreases
90. Common cause of ante partum hemorrgage
Vasa praevia

Placenta praevia

Uterine rupture

None of the above
92. Peptic ulcer of the esophagus is also called as
Barrett's ulcer

Reiter's syndrome

Reflux esophagitis

Achalasis
93. Down's syndrome is due to
A missing chromosome

An extra chromosome

A dominant gene

A recessive gene
94. A person having Klinfelter's syndrome is characterised by
Male with some secondary sexual characters of female

Female with some sexual characters of male

Having both male and female sex organs

Female internal sex organs and male external sex organs
95. Glasgow Coma Scale(GCS)is a measure of
Intra Cranial Pressure(ICP)

Memory

Level of Consciousness(LOC)

Fluid volume
96. Korsakkoff's psychosis is due to intake of
Cannabis

Opium

Amphetamine

Alcohol
97. Which of the following drug is contraindicated in a patient with glaucoma who is scheduled for surgery?
Demerol(meperidine) 50 mg IM

Atropine sulfate 0.4 mg IM

Valium(diazepam) 2 mg IM

Phenergan(Promethazine) 25 mg IM
98. The Indian Lunacy Act was passed in
1987

1989

1912

1921
99. Most commonly used laboratory techniques used to identify Tubercle bacilli in sputum
Acid -fast staining

Sensitivity testing

Agglutation testing

Dark-field illumination
100. Filling up of memory spaces with a deatailed false description of an event is termed as
Tangentiality

Neologism

Circumstatialities

Confabulation