Quiz 54 : General Science : Biology

1. Which among the following blood protein regulates the amount of water in plasma?
[A] Globulin
[B] Albumin
[C] Fibrin
[D] Fibulin

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2. Which among the following hormone can be used as a drug to treat cardiac arrest and some other cardiac problems?
[A] Thyroxin
[B] Epinephrine
[C] Calcitonin
[D] Insulin

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3. The popular drug “Acetylsalicylic Acid” is commonly known by which among the following names?
[A] Paracetamol
[B] Aspirin
[C] Salsalate
[D] Wintergreen

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4. Which among the following kinds of lenses are used to treat Astigmatism?
[A] Convex Lens
[B] Concave Lens
[C] Bifocal Lens
[D] Cylindrical

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5. Which among the following lens is used to correct Presbyopia?
[A] Convex
[B] Concave
[C] Bifocal
[D] Cylindracal

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6. Trimethylxanthine is a chemical name of a stimulant which is found in tea and coffee. What is the popular name?
[A] Thein
[B] Caffeine
[C] Theobromine
[D] Theophylline

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7. Cirrhosis is a disease that affects which among the following organs?
[A] Kidney
[B] Liver
[C] Pancreas
[D] Small intestine

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8. The acidic medium of gastric juice along with an enzyme Pepsin breaks the proteins down into smaller parts known as _____?
[A] Peptides
[B] Peptones
[C] Peptose
[D] Amino Acids

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9. In which among the following organ, “Bowman’s Capsule” is found?
[A] Liver
[B] Kidney
[C] Heart
[D] Small intestine

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10. Effective TB treatment is difficult because of the unusual structure and chemical composition of the which among the following parts of the cells of Tuberculosis Bacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)?
[A] Cell membrane
[B] Cell wall
[C] Nucleus
[D] Plasama

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  • Sandeep Jogula
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    Few points Adding to this post:

    1) Epinephrine is also called as Adrenaline is secreted by Adernal glands.
    2) Astigmatism is an optical defect in which vision is blurred.
    3) The Solanaceae is a family of flowering plants, contains imp agricultural & toxic plants.
    4) Bacteriophage -> In Greek Phage means 'to eat'.
    5) BCG is a vaccine against tuberculosis.
    6) Alcoholism and hepatitis C are the most common causes of Cirrhosis.
    7) Mastopexy is also called 'Breast Lift'.
    8) Medulla oblongata deals with autonomic functions, such as breathing and blood pressure.
    9) Silicosis is a lung disease caused by inhalation of crystalline silica dust.

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  • vsbrar
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    Question 5:
    Prebyopia like Hypermetropia is far-sightedness i.e. ability to see far objects but not near objects and can be corrected by using Convex Lens.
    Bifocal is used for correcting both visions defects of near-sightedness and far-sightedness.

    Question 10:
    Pepsin breaks food protein into Peptides which futher are broken into Amino Acids by Trypsin.

    Please check and correct the answers to these questions.

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