General Science General Knowledge Questions and Answers – Set 7

Science Questions and Answers for Pharmacist, Lab Technician and Other Equivalents Recruitment – Section – 8

Q1. VED stands for:
A. Virtual, Essential and desirable/
B. Vital, Essential and desirable
C. Both of the above
D. None of these

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Answer: Vital, Essential and desirable

Q2. Disease which cannot be claimed to be cured under the schedule:
A. Schedule J
B. Schedule M
C. Schedule C
D. None of these

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Answer: Schedule J

Q3. The enzymes which are commonly used in genetic engineering are:
A. Exonuclease
B. Ligase
C. Both of the above
D. None of these

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Answer: Both of the above

Q4. Which of the following is chief excretory organ?
A. Kidney
B. Liver
C. Heart
D. Lungs

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Answer: Kidney

Q5. Supplies lead time between 0­2 weeks, the safety factor will be:
A. 1.0
B. 2.0
C. 3.0
D. 4.0

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Answer: 1.0

Q6. A high ceiling diuretic having a furan ring system is:
A. Ethacrynic acid
B. Furosemide
C. Bumetanide
D. Acetazolamide

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Answer: Furosemide

Q7. Sulphur dioxide is used:
A. As colouring agent
B. To prevent bitterness/
C. To prevent decomposition of gelatin shell
D. None of these

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Answer: To prevent decomposition of gelatin shell

Q8. The levorotatory isomer of atropine is:
A. Hyoscine
B. Hyoscyamine
C. Tropine
D. Pseudotropine

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Answer: Hyoscyamine

Q9. Wursters process means:
A. Coacervation
B. Pan coating
C. Air suspension
D. Solvent evaporation

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Answer: Air suspension

Q10. H in HEPA stands for:
A. High
B. Higher
C. Heavy
D. None of these

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Answer: High