Q.1 Intermittent positive pressure breathing is contraindicated in-

  1. Tracheoesophageal fistula
  2. Asthma
  3. Pulmonary oedema 
  4. Comatose patient

Ans-Tracheoesophageal fistula

Q.2 Organism causing cholera-

  1. Mycobacterium Cholerae
  2. E. coli 
  3. Vibrio Cholerae 
  4. Salmonella Cholerae

Ans-Vibrio Cholerae 

Q.3 Auditory hallucinations are disorders of-

  1. Affect
  2. Mood
  3. Perception
  4. Judgment


Q.4 Mongoloid facies are seen in children suffering from-

  1. Aplastic anaemia 
  2. Megaloblastic anaemia
  3. Beta thalassemia 
  4. Sickle cell anaemia

Ans-Beta thalassemia 

Q.5 The power to take decisions is-

  1. Planning 
  2. Authority 
  3. Responsibility 
  4. Organizing


Q.6 .............. is the process of exchange of gases between capillary blood and local blood cells-

  1.  External respiration 
  2. Cellular respiration
  3. Internal respiration
  4. Anaerobic respiration

Ans-Internal respiration

Q.7 ............... is the procedure of artificial induction of grand mal seizure, through the application of electrical current to the brain-

  1. Electroconvulsive therapy 
  2. Phototherapy 
  3. Reflexology 
  4. Transcranial magnetic stimulation

Ans-Electroconvulsive therapy 

Q .8.............  is the method of evaluating employees to determine their effectiveness on their present job and decide their benefits-

  1. Performance appraisal 
  2. Grading
  3. Critical pathway
  4. Supervision

Ans-Performance appraisal 

Q.9 Antibiotics are completely ineffective against-

  1. Microbes
  2. Bacteria
  3. Virus
  4. Amebiasis


Q.10 Difficulty in swallowing is-

  1. Dyspnoea
  2. Dysphagia
  3. Dysphoria
  4. Regurgitation


  • Ratiomal-Difficulty swallowing (dysphagia) means it takes more time and effort to move food or liquid from your mouth to your stomach. Dysphagia may also be associated with pain. In some cases, swallowing may be impossible.

Q.11 Pain scale in clinical setting is an example of-

  1. Checklist
  2. Semantic differential scale 
  3. Graphic rating scale 
  4. Visual analogue

Ans-Visual analogue

  • Rational-The visual analogue scale or visual analog scale (VAS) is a psychometric response scale which can be used in questionnaires. It is a measurement instrument for subjective characteristics or attitudes that cannot be directly measured.
  • Examples of visual analogue scales for measurement of: A = usual headache intensity, B = unpleasantness of headache pain, and C = change in headaches. The visual analogue scale (VAS) is the most frequently used method to assess pain intensity.

Q.12 An adult throwing a temper tantrum when he does not get his own way is an example of-

  1. Repression
  2. Sublimation
  3. Undoing
  4. Regression


Q.13 Essential components of maternal and child health includes-

  1. Maternal health , child health, family planning 
  2. Treatment of minor ailments, health promotion, health education
  3. Recording and reporting, referral services, Delivery 
  4. Health survey, Immunization, nutritional programme

Ans-Maternal health , child health, family planning 

Q.14 Human and animal wastes, Microbial and biological wastes, and soiled waste is disposed in..............

  1. Black bag
  2. Yellow bag 
  3. Red bag
  4. Blue bag

Ans-Yellow bag 

Q.15 Cardiac output is increased in case of-

  1. Hypoxia
  2. Congestive heart failure 
  3. Arrhythmia
  4. Shock 


Q.16 These are the basic units or building blocks of living organisms-

  1. Enzyme
  2. Proton 
  3. Cells 
  4. Neutron


Q.17 A condition in which placenta is directly attached to the myometrium-

  1. placenta battledore 
  2. placenta velamentous
  3. placenta praevia 
  4. placenta accreta

Ans-placenta accreta

Q.18 Minimum legal age of marriage for girls in India-

  1. 14 years
  2. 16 years
  3. 18 years
  4. 20 years

Ans-18 years

Q.19 A system to classify the injured on the basis of severity of the injuries and their likelihood of survival in case of a disaster­-

  1. Emergency
  2. Severity
  3. Seriousness 
  4. Triage 


Q.20 Trisomy of chromosome no. 21 causes.......

  1. Klinefelter syndrome
  2. Edward syndrome
  3. Turner's syndrome 
  4. Down's syndrome

Ans-Down's syndrome

  • Rational-Down syndrome or Down's syndrome, also known as trisomy 21, is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.It is usually associated with physical growth delays, mild to moderate intellectual disability, and characteristic facial features.

Q.21 Keeping patients personal and medical information private means.......

  1. Flexibility
  2. Confidentiality 
  3. Unity 
  4. Accountability


Q.22 Linea nigra in pregnancy is due to the stimulation of this hormone­-

  1. Melanocyte stimulating hormone 
  2. Human placental lactogen 
  3. Progesterone
  4. Human chorionic gonadotropin

Ans-Melanocyte stimulating hormone 

  • Rational-linea nigra is attributed to increased melanocyte-stimulating hormone made by the placenta, which also causes melasma and darkened nipples. Fair-skinned women show this phenomenon less often than women with darker pigmentation.

Q.23 Psychological eating disorder in which there is an intense fear of becoming obese-

  1. Dieting 
  2. Pica
  3. Anorexia nervosa
  4. Bulimia nervosa 

Ans-Anorexia nervosa

  • Rational-Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder characterized by weight loss (or lack of appropriate weight gain in growing children); difficulties maintaining an appropriate body weight for height, age, and stature; and, in many individuals, distorted body image. People with anorexia generally restrict the number of calories and the types of food they eat. Some people with the disorder also exercise compulsively, purge via vomiting and laxatives, and/or binge eat.

Q.24 Distended Sebaceous glands which appears as white dots on nose and face of newborn-

  1. Milia
  2. Stork bite 
  3. Erythema 
  4. Mongolian spot


  • Rational-White spots or dots on eyelid may also appear under the eyelid or on the eyelid rim. Usually, little white spots on eyelid are as a result of milia cysts or cholesterol deposits. However, it may not be milia or cholesterol, since there are many other possible causes of white spots or dots on eyelid, including skin cancer. 


Q.25 Causes of hypertension in children­-

  1. Glomerulonephritis
  2. Hypothyroidism
  3. Dehydration 
  4. Arrhythmia