Practice Test

Q1) Beri-Beri is caused by the deficiency of vitamin
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Q2) Intake of food is called Show Answer

Q3) Breaking up of complex substances into simple substances is called Show Answer

Q4) Diffusion of digested food into blood and lymph is called Show Answer

Q5) Elimination of undigested food from the body is called Show Answer

Q6) Which of the following is not a part of nutrition ? Show Answer

Q7) _________, proteins, fats and water are regarded as macronutrients. Show Answer

Q8) __________ and vitamins are required in small quantities and are referred to as micronutrients. Show Answer

Q9) Lactose is a Show Answer

Q10) _________ is milk sugar. Show Answer

Q11) Glycogen is stored in muscles and Show Answer

Q12) ________ is necessary as roughage for smooth movement of food. Show Answer

Q13) Proteins are made up of Show Answer

Q14) How many amino acids are present in a protein ? Show Answer

Q15) How many amino acids are called essential amino acids ? Show Answer

Q16) Which is the richest source of energy ? Show Answer

Q17) Which statement is CORRECT ? Show Answer

Q18) _____________ is a conjugated protein. Show Answer

Q19) Enzymes are ________ in chemical nature. Show Answer

Q20) Fats are chemically composed of carbon, hydrogen and Show Answer

Q21) Athelete needs more than ________ % fats. Show Answer

Q22) Lipids are made up of ____________ and glycerol. Show Answer

Q23) ____________ contains lipids in rich amount. Show Answer

Q24) A normal person requires _______ of fats in his diet. Show Answer

Q25) Sodium, ________ and chloride ions maintain osmotic balance of blood plasma. Show Answer

Q26) What is essential for heart action and bone development ? Show Answer

Q27) Calcium is required in more amounts in ________ ladies and children. Show Answer

Q28) _________ first used the term 'Vitamins'. Show Answer

Q29) Fat soluble vitamins are Show Answer

Q30) Antixerophthalmic vitamin is Show Answer

Q31) A steroid vitamin is Show Answer

Q32) Impaired blood clotting is due to the deficiency of Show Answer

Q33) Scurvy disease is caused due to the deficiency of vitamin Show Answer

Q34) Which of the following is used to prevent bleeding in infants ? Show Answer

Q35) Which of the following is a macronutrient ? Show Answer

Q36) From the list of minerals given below name the one that is present in a DNA molecule. Show Answer

Q37) Which of the following is associated with night vision ? Show Answer

Q38) __________ forms exoskeleton of arthropods. Show Answer

Q39) __________ is the chief source of energy. Show Answer

Q40) ___________ mineral is required for the production of thyroxine hormone. Show Answer

Q41) Liver stores vitamin Show Answer

Q42) Enzymes is a Show Answer

Q43) Which of the following is mismatched ? Show Answer

Q44) Casein is a Show Answer

Q45) Goitre is caused due to the deficiency of Show Answer

Q46) Iodine deficiency lead to Show Answer

Q47) To prevent goitre, which mineral is essential ? Show Answer

Q48) Vitamin D is also known as Show Answer

Q49) Vitamin B complex does not include Show Answer

Q50) Person suffering with weak eyesight should mainly take the following in his diet Show Answer

Q51) Ability of digesting milk decreases with age due to the lack of Show Answer

Q52) What is the total length of human alimentary canal ? Show Answer

Q53) __________ lies in the floor of buccal cavity. Show Answer

Q54) The upper surface of the tongue bears numerous projections called Show Answer

Q55) The body of tooth is made up of Show Answer

Q56) How many permanent teeth occur in adult human ? Show Answer

Q57) What occurs in the pulp of teeth ? Show Answer

Q58) How many teeth occur in upper jaw ? Show Answer

Q59) The teeth do not help in Show Answer

Q60) The hardest part of the tooth is Show Answer

Q61) Name the teeth that are used for tearing. Show Answer

Q62) The cutting teeth are called Show Answer

Q63) The number of wisdom teeth in man are Show Answer

Q64) Wisdom teeth are Show Answer

Q65) The permanent teeth in human being is Show Answer

Q66) Human dentition is said to be Show Answer

Q67) Roof of the mouth cavity is called Show Answer

Q68) The opening of respiratory system in pharynx is called Show Answer

Q69) The opening of glottis is guarded by a cartilaginous flap called Show Answer

Q70) The common passage of air and food is called Show Answer

Q71) ___________ plays no role in digestion. Show Answer

Q72) Oesophagus is about _________ long. Show Answer

Q73) Oesophagus passes through the Show Answer

Q74) The food moves through the oesophagus due to Show Answer

Q75) The upper part of stomach is called ________ stomach. Show Answer

Q76) Inner folds of stomach are called Show Answer

Q77) The sphincter present at the junction of oesophagus and cardiac stoamch is Show Answer

Q78) Fundus is the part of __________ in alimentary canal. Show Answer

Q79) Pylorus is situated at the junction of Show Answer

Q80) Stomach in vertebrates is the main site for digestion of Show Answer

Q81) Small intestine is about _________ long. Show Answer

Q82) Most digestion and all absorption of food takes place in the Show Answer

Q83) The first part of alimentary canal is Show Answer

Q84) The proximal part of small intestine is Show Answer

Q85) Vermiform appendix is a part of Show Answer

Q86) Which part of alimentary canal is compactly coiled ? Show Answer

Q87) Which part of small intestine has a u shaped arrangement with stomach ? Show Answer

Q88) The human intestine is long because Show Answer

Q89) Why is large intestine named so ? Show Answer

Q90) At the junction of the ileum and colon, there is a blind pouch called Show Answer

Q91) A finger like process attached to the caecum is called Show Answer

Q92) _________ is the vestigeal structure of human alimentary canal. Show Answer

Q93) Vermiform appendix is functional in herbivorous animals for the digestion of Show Answer

Q94) Which of the following is not the part of large intestine ? Show Answer

Q95) The second part of small intestine is Show Answer

Q96) The main function of colon is Show Answer

Q97) Large intestine is divided into the following parts : Show Answer

Q98) The secretion of salivary glands is called Show Answer

Q99) Liver is made up of _________ lobes. Show Answer

Q100) Liver is located on the Show Answer

Q101) Energy stored in the liver and muscle is in the form of Show Answer

Q102) The name of the salivary gland present below lower jaw is Show Answer

Q103) Parotid salivary glands are present Show Answer

Q104) _______________ is the salivary gland lying below the tongue. Show Answer

Q105) Largest gland of the human body is Show Answer

Q106) Select the heterocrine gland from the following. Show Answer

Q107) ____________ is the outermost layer of stomach. Show Answer

Q108) Thick layer of stomach is called Show Answer

Q109) __________ is the inner most layer of stomach. Show Answer

Q110) Gastric juice contains Show Answer

Q111) Pepsinogen is secreted by Show Answer

Q112) Crypts of Lieberkuhn secretes Show Answer

Q113) Many projections on their inner wall of small intestine function to Show Answer

Q114) Lacteals are the central lymph vessels which are found in Show Answer

Q115) Brunner's glands are found in which of the following layers ? Show Answer

Q116) Intestinal villi are more numerous and large in posterior part of small intestine than in anterior part because Show Answer

Q117) Intestinal villi are mainly concerned with Show Answer

Q118) Which of the following is not a function of liver ? Show Answer

Q119) Oxyntic cells of gastric glands secrete Show Answer

Q120) ___________ hormone stimulates gall bladder to secrete bile. Show Answer

Q121) Bilirubin and biliverdin are Show Answer

Q122) Bile production occurs in Show Answer

Q123) The pancreatic duct opens into Show Answer

Q124) Kupffer cells are found in Show Answer

Q125) Kupffer cells digest Show Answer

Q126) The secretory cells of salivary glands is called Show Answer

Q127) Colourless alkaline fluid secreted from tongue is Show Answer

Q128) The serous cell produce an enzyme called Show Answer

Q129) Liver is made up of hexagonal units called Show Answer

Q130) Large irregular blood vessels lying between the hepatic cord is called Show Answer

Q131) Hepatic cells/hepatocytes are __________ in shape. Show Answer

Q132) Hepatic cells secretes Show Answer

Q133) Excess of proteins are deaminated in the Show Answer

Q134) Pancreas lies between Show Answer

Q135) The exocrine part of pancreas is made up of pancreatic lobules called Show Answer

Q136) Each acinus of pancreas is ___________ shaped. Show Answer

Q137) Islets of langerhans are found in Show Answer

Q138) Saliva contains a starch splitting enzyme called Show Answer

Q139) Starch is converted to maltose by the action of Show Answer

Q140) A digestive enzyme salivary amylase in the saliva begins the digestion of Show Answer

Q141) Oesophagus secretes the following enzyme. Show Answer

Q142) Deglutition means Show Answer

Q143) Which of the following is not function of HCL ? Show Answer

Q144) A digestive enzyme pepsin in the gastric juice begins digestion of Show Answer

Q145) Inactive enzyme present in stomach is termed as Show Answer

Q146) Action of pepsin on proteins mainly forms Show Answer

Q147) Renin is an enzyme which is secreted by Show Answer

Q148) Digestion in acidic medium occurs in Show Answer

Q149) Bile is released into duodenum, in response to hormone Show Answer

Q150) Most effective lipolytic enzyme is Show Answer

Q151) Gall bladder stores the bile secreted by Show Answer

Q152) Which word best describes the action of bile on fats ? Show Answer

Q153) Inactive trypsinogen is converted into __________ by enterokinase. Show Answer

Q154) Digestion of carbohydrates is completed in Show Answer

Q155) Emulsification of fats is brought about by Show Answer

Q156) The glucose is converted into glycogen in liver and stored in Show Answer

Q157) Acidic medium of chyme is made alkaline by Show Answer

Q158) Fats are preferred for storage in the body because Show Answer

Q159) Minimum peristalsis is found in Show Answer

Q160) The food after its passage through the small intestine, forms an alkaline fliud emulsion, called Show Answer

Q161) Chyme and chyle differ in Show Answer

Q162) During digestion, excessive amino acids are subjected to a process termed as Show Answer

Q163) Enzyme enterokinase is produced by Show Answer

Q164) Maximum food is absorbed in Show Answer

Q165) Pancreatic juice does not digest Show Answer

Q166) The organ that does not secrete any digestive enzyme is Show Answer

Q167) Water is mainly absorbed in Show Answer

Q168) Distribution of food to the different cells of the body is called Show Answer

Q169) After absorption, deamination occurs in Show Answer

Q170) Lymph capillary helps in the absorption of Show Answer

Q171) Main function of rectum is Show Answer

Q172) Kwashiorkor is caused due to the deficiency of Show Answer

Q173) Kwashiorkor commonly affects infants and children between ________ years of age. Show Answer

Q174) For normal health in adults, how many grams of protein per kg is required ? Show Answer

Q175) ___________ disease is found in infant suffering from prolonged deficiency of proteins. Show Answer

Q176) Among the following which is a symptom of constipation ? Show Answer

Q177) Jaundice is caused due to Show Answer

Q178) Unconjugated bilirubin has toxic effect on Show Answer

Q179) Unconjugated bilirubin is Show Answer

Q180) Abnormal ________ function is a major symptom of jaundice. Show Answer

Q181) A disease caused by insufficient amount of insulin is Show Answer

Q182) Select the false statement among the following. Show Answer

Q183) Meat, milk, egg, fish etc are known as Show Answer

Q184) Anaemia occurs due to the deficiency of Show Answer

Q185) Prolonged deficiency of vitamin - D causes Show Answer

Q186) Which pairing is not correct ? Show Answer

Q187) Among the following four parts which one is the longest part of the digestive system ? Show Answer

Q188) Find the ODD one out. Show Answer

Q189) Crypts of Lieberkuhn, found between the villi, secrete Show Answer

Q190) End product of fat digestion is Show Answer

Q191) Spot the salivary gland. Show Answer

Q192) Islets of langerhans are made up of Show Answer

Q193) What is the human dental formula? Show Answer

Q194) Phagocytic cells of liver are called Show Answer

Q195) Endocrine part of pancreas contains group of cells in the connective tissue called Show Answer

Q196) Liver is covered by a thin membrane called as Show Answer