Health and Nutrition – Questions and Answers

Health and Nutrition – Questions and Answers

1-Which of the following is the sweetest natural sugar?

(A) Sucrose

(B) Glucose

(C) Lactose

(D) Fructose


2-The deficiency of Iron in man may result in

(A) Anemia

(B) Beri-beri

(C) Scurvy

(D) Diabetes


3-Deficiency of Vitamin D in children causes

(A) Pellagra

(B) Beriberi

(C) Rickets

(D) Scurvy


4-Scurvy is caused due to deficiency of Vitamin

(A) A

(B) C

(C) D

(D) K


5-Tamiflu is a frontline drug against


(B) Tuberculosis

(C) Diabetes

(D) Bird flu


6-‘Short-sight’ in human eye can be corrected by using

(A) Concave lens

(B) Convex lens

(C) Cylindrical lens

(D) Bifocal lens


7-Hypoglycemia refers to

(A) high salt concentration of blood

(B) high blood sugar level

(C) high blood pressure

(D) low sugar level in blood


8-Hypermetropia or long sight can be corrected by using

(A) Bifocal lenses

(B) Cylindrical lenses

(C) Convex lenses

(D) Concave lenses


9-Insufficient dietary iodine can cause

(A) Enlarged thyroid

(B) Weak bones

(C) Joint pain

(D) All of the above


10-What is “ALZHIEMER’S” disease?

(A) It affects liver

(B) It affects kidney

(C) It is a disorder of brain

(D) It affects human immune system



1-(D), 2-(A), 3-(C), 4-(B), 5-(D), 6-(A), 7-(D), 8-(C), 9-(D), 10-(C)