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