Karnataka PG Solved Paper 2004 (Part 19 of 20)

  1. The overall prevalence of tuberculosis infection in India as per 4th round of longitudinal survey was:

    1. 20%

    2. 30%

    3. 40%

    4. 50%

    Answer: b

  2. Pulse polio immunization is administration of OPV to:

    1. All children between 0 − 5 years of age on a single day, irrespective of their previous immunization status

    2. Children in the age group of 0 − 1 year only who have not been immunized earlier

    3. Children in the age group of 12 − 24 months only, as the booster dose

    4. All children between 0 − 5 years of sge, whenever there is an outbreak of poliomyelitis

    Answer: a

  3. In high risk areas the radial treatment for plasmodium vivax infection sfter microscopic confermation is administration of tablets primaquine in the daily dosage of:

    1. 0.25 mg/Kg body weight

    2. 0.50 mg/Kg body weight

    3. 0.75 mg/Kg body weight

    4. 1.00 mg/Kg body weight

    Answer: a

  4. Couple protection rate in India is:

    1. 30.8 %

    2. 46.2%

    3. 62.4%

    4. 85.7%

    Answer: b

  5. By international agreement, low birth weight has been defined as a birth weight when measured within the first hour of life is:

    1. Less than 2000 grams

    2. Less than 2500 grams

    3. Less than 2800 grams

    4. Less than 3000 grams

    Answer: b

  6. For an adult Indian male the daily requirement of protein is expressed as:

    1. 0.5 gms/Kg body weight

    2. 0.75 gms/Kg body weight

    3. 1.0 gms/Kg body weight

    4. 1.50 gms/Kg body weight

    Answer: c

  7. Lathyrism is due to consumption of:

    1. Red gram dhal

    2. Contaminated ground nuts

    3. Bengal gram dhal

    4. Khesari dhal

    Answer: d

  8. Temporary hardness of water is due to presence of:

    1. Bicarbonates of calcium and magnesium

    2. Chlorides of calcium and magnesium

    3. Nitrates of calcium and magnesium

    4. Oxides of calcium and magnesium

    Answer: a

  9. Kata thermometer measures:

    1. Air temperature only

    2. Air temperature and humidity

    3. Air temperature humidity & air movement

    4. None of the above

    Answer: c

  10. The optimum floor space recommended per adult person in a dwelling place is:

    1. 50 − 100 sq. Ft.

    2. 101 − 150 sq. Ft.

    3. 151 − 200 sq. Ft.

    4. 201 − 250 sq. Ft.

    Answer: a