Competitive Exams: Medical Science MCQs (Practice-Test 134 of 135)

  1. The arteries supplying adrenal gland are branches of

    1. Inferior phrenic, aorta and renal

    2. Inferior phrenic, hepatic and renal

    3. Hepatic, aorta and renal

    4. Hepatic, inferior phrenic and aorta

  2. Consider the following statements: The anterior nucleus of the thalamus

    1. lies in the split part of the internal medullary lamina.

    2. receives afferents via the mamillothalamic tract.

    3. projects to the cingulated gyrus.

    4. is concerned with motor control.

    Which of the above statement (s) are correct?

    1. 1 and 4

    2. 1 and 2

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 2, 3 and 4

  3. Consider the following statements regarding internal capsule:

    1. Lenticulostriate branches of middle cerebral artery from important source of blood supply.

    2. Pyramidal tract lies in its posterior limb.

    3. Cortico nuclear fibres lie in its genu.

    4. Shen traced upwards, the fibres of internal capsule are continuous with crus cerebri.

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 3 and 4

    2. 1 and 2

    3. 1, 2 and 3

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

  4. In which of the following are the fibres of the optic tract synapse located?

    1. lateral geniculate nucleus

    2. Pretectal area

    3. superior colliculus

    4. suprachiasmatic nucleus

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 3 and 4

    2. 1, 2 and 3

    3. 1, 2 and 4

    4. 1, 2, 3 and 4

  5. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Type of defect) List-II (site of Lesion)
    1. Astereognosis

    2. Global Aphasia

    3. Motor aphasia

    4. Agraphia

    1. Posterior part of inferior frontal gyrus

    2. Left angular supremarginal gyrus area

    3. Parietal lobe

    4. entire Parasylvian area

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
  6. Which of the following are found in a serous acinus of parotid gland?

    1. Squamous cells

    2. Pyramidal cells

    3. Vacuoles towards the luminal part of the cell

    4. Zymogen granules in cytoplasm

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2, 3 and 4

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 2 and 4

    4. 3 and 4

  7. In the bronchial lining epithelium, one would find

    1. Clara cell, goblet cell, brush cell and Kulchitsky cell

    2. Serous cell, goblet cell, clara cell and brush cell

    3. Non-ciliated cell, serous cell, basal cell and brush cell

    4. Ciliated cell, goblet cell, basal cell and brush cell

  8. The following cells belong to the spermatogenic series:

    1. Primary spermatocyte

    2. Secondary spermatocyte

    3. Spermatid

    4. Spermatogonia

    The correct sequence of these cells during development of the sperm is

    1. 1, 2, 3, 4

    2. 4, 1, 2, 3

    3. 4, 3, 1, 2

    4. 1, 2, 4, 3

  9. The epidermis of skin consists of the stratum

    1. corneum

    2. germinativum

    3. spinosum

    4. granulosum

    5. lucidum

    Their correct sequence starting from dermis outward is

    1. 1, 2, 3, 5, 4

    2. 5, 1, 3, 4, 2

    3. 2, 3, 4, 5, 1

    4. 2, 4, 5, 3, 1

  10. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I List-II
    1. Bone forming cell

    2. Bone removing cell

    3. Bone cells

    4. Haversian system

    1. Osteon

    2. Osteoclast

    3. Osteoblast

    4. Osteocyte

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
  11. The parafollicuar cells are

    1. Supplied by autonomic nerve fibres

    2. Suppressed by hypocalcaemia

    3. Smaller than the follicular cells

    4. Present in the connective tissue between the folicles

  12. Which of the following are the embryological components of adult vertebra?

    1. Scleratome

    2. Notochord

    3. Paraxial mesoderm

    Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

    1. 1, 2 and 3

    2. 1 and 3

    3. 2 and 3

    4. 1 and 3

  13. The distance by which two touch stimuli must be separated to be perceived as two different stimuli is greater on the

    1. lips

    2. dorsum of hand

    3. finger-tips

    4. nape of neck

  14. Reticular formation contains areas concerned with the regulation of

    1. hunger and thirst

    2. heart rate and hunger

    3. thirst and respiration

    4. heart rate and respiration

  15. Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below the lists:

    List-I (Functional division) List-II (Phylogenetic division)
    1. Spinocerebellum

    2. Pontocerebellum

    3. Vestibulocerebellum

    4. Tectocerebellum

    1. Archicerebellum

    2. Vermal neocerebellum

    3. Paleocerebelium

    4. Neocerebellum

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2