Biology Quiz on Filariasis for NEET & Medical Exam 2021


Biology Quiz on Filariasis

Biology Quiz on Filariasis: NEET is the most coveted medical entrance examination carried out across the country. It is an objective type, pen-paper test comprising 4 sections – Physics, Chemistry, Botany and Zoology. The maximum marks that can be scored are 720 marks and consists of 180 questions. 50% of the paper is dedicated to Biology, as the NEET exam primarily aims at enabling students to take up seats in medical courses. Biology is one of the most important and vital sections in NEET. It includes theories, descriptions, discoveries, diagrams, definitions, explanation of differences and relations. Most of the concepts covered in the NEET syllabus are from the NCERT syllabus of Class 11 & 12. In this post we are providing you biology quiz on Filariasis.

Biology Quiz on Filariasis


Q1. The causative of Filariasis is _________.
a) Culex
b) Schistosome
c) Trichinella
d) Wuchereria

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d) Wuchereria

Q2. Filariasis in India is transmitted by _________.
a) Aedes aegypti
b) Anopheles culicifacies
c) Culex fatigens
d) Musca domestica

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c) Culex fatigens

Q3. Which of the following diseases is caused by a nematode?
a) Amoebiasis
b) Filariasis
c) Leprosy
d) Poliomyelitis

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b) Filariasis

Q4. Ascaris lumbricoides, commonly is known as __________.
a) Hook worm
b) Filarial worm
c) Pin worm
d) Round worm

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d) Round worm

Q5. Filariform larvae are observed with _________.
a) Ascaris lumbricoides
b) Enterobius vermicularis
c) Necator americanus
d) Trichuris trichura

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a) Ascaris lumbricoides

Q6. Filariasis is a result of the infection of __________.
a) Bed bug
b) Fleas
c) Leech
d) Nematode worm

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d) Nematode worm

Q7. The Filarial larva can be collected from the sample of ________.
a) biopsy of liver
b) smears of spleen
c) smears of intestinal contents
d) peripheral blood at midnight

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d) peripheral blood at midnight

Q8. This accurately does not describe Lymphatic filariasis _________.
a) chiefly affects the lower limb
b) one of the most common manifestations is Chyluria
c) intermediate vector is the mollusc
d) is caused by parasitic worms Brugia malayi and Wuchereria bancrofti

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c) intermediate vector is the mollusc

Q9. Except which of these, all others enter through the dermal route ?
a) Ascaris
b) Trichuris
c) Strongyloides
d) Necator americanus

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b) Trichuris

Q10. The sperm of nematodes are _________.
a) amoeboid
b) ciliated
c) diploid
d) haploid

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a) amoeboid


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