Pharmacy Technician NTS Solved Sample Paper Pattern & MCQs





Punjab Pharmacy Council Pharmacy Technician Examination Supplementary 2022 was held on 2nd & 3rd April 2022 and all the candidates who are going to apply for Pharmacy Technician Supply Exam 2022 can check the online Paper pattern & sample papers for NTS test for Pharmacy Technician.

NTS Pharmacy Technician Sample Solved Paper 2022

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Pharmacy Technician NTS Exam Paper Pattern & Solved Sample Papers can be downloaded from webstudy.pk. you should read them all because of these very important question that comes every year. They may help you in NTS Pharmacy Technician 22nd and 20th Examination 2022. This is 22nd exam for first year & 20th exam for second year students.

Human anatomy is the science concerned with which one of the following?

Disease

Drugs

Functions

Genetics

Structure

Which one of the following branches of anatomy deals with the study of the fetus?

Embryology

Gross anatomy

Histology

Neuroanatomy

Surface anatomy

In embryology, which one of the following terms refers to the tail end of the embryo?

Caudal

Cephalic

Lateral

Medial

Rostral

Which one of the following is called “collar bone” felt subcutaneously on the thoracic wall?

1st rib

2nd rib

Cervical rib

Clavicle

Sternum

The brachial artery may be felt pulsating deep to which one of the following muscles?

Anconeus

Biceps

Brachioradialis

Deltoid

Triceps

The respiratory center is located in:

Spinal cord

Medulla oblongata

Cerebrum

Cerebellum

Which of the following cell organelle can replicate like DNA and chromosomes during cell mitosis?

Mitochondria

Centriole

Ribosome

Lysosome

Basically cell membranes are composed of:

Phospholipids

Proteins

Carbohydrates

Electrolytes

Both A and B

Oxytocin is secreted from:

Hypothalamus

Anterior pituitary

Posterior pituitary

Thyroid

Pineal

  1. The storage form of Iron is:

Transferring

Ferritin

Hemosiderin

Albumin

Globulin

  1. Amylases are found in:

Pancreatic glands

Hepatic glands

Salivary glands

Both A and C

12.“Rennin” is used in:

Papermaking

Winemaking

Cheesemaking

Detergent industry

Wood Processing

  1. Normal Blood Pressure Range is:

120/80 mm Hg

130/70 mm Hg

120/60 mm Hg

140/90 mm Hg

160/80 mm Hg

  1. Checking the performance of the instrument is:

First-line quality control

Second-line quality control

Third line quality control

Fourth line quality control

  1. The purest form of sampling based on probability is:

Random sampling

Non-random sampling

Systematic sampling

Stratified sampling

Convenient sampling

  1. Man is an intermediate host for which of the following?

Pinworm

Filaria

Guinea worm

Tapeworm

Malaria

  1. Which of the following drug is used to prevent Malaria?

Mebendazole

Thiabendazole

Piperazine

Chloroquine

  1. The type of image obtained in the compound microscope is:

Real

Inverted

Virtual

Concave

Convex

  1. The presence of bacteria in the bloodstream is known as:

Viraemia

Septicemia

Bacteremia

Bactericidal

  1. Scarlet fever is caused by which of the following?

Salmonella typhi

Streptococcus viridans

Staphylococcus aureus

Streptococcus pyogenes

DESCRIPTIVE PORTION

  1. Classify synovial joints according to the shape of articulating surfaces and range of movements. Give examples of each variety.
  2. Enumerate 5 layers of the epidermis.

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN IST YEAR PART I PAPER 2

SUBJECT

Hospital pharmacies carry out a number of unique activities such as a unit dose drug distribution system, repackaging, floor stock, and an IV admixture/TPN service. What is the advantage of a unit dose drug distribution system?

There is no advantage, it is a standard

It helps with management

It is protocol

It saves money and reduces the chance of medication errors

It makes distribution easier

Under the organization of the hospital, which committee is responsible for the prevention of nosocomial infections in the hospital?

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

Disease Control Committee

Infection Control Committee

Institutional Review Board

Communicating in the hospital setting often means working with a wide variety of other healthcare providers. Understanding what role they play in the patients’ healthcare is essential to effective communication. What duties does a phlebotomist have?

Assessing the patient’s readiness for surgery

They are involved in the diagnostic testing of infants, children and adults with underlying medical concerns including disease and sleep disorders.

To help people who suffer from chronic respiratory diseases like asthma, bronchitis and emphysema.

Their function is to draw blood from a patient for clinical or medical testing, transfusions, donations, or research.

To practice in the field of health sciences focusing on safe and effective medication use.

Ibn Baytar (d.1248) described some 1400 drugs derived from various plants including some 200 new plants in his book “Kitab al-Jamey fil Adwiya alMufrada”. Which of the following is Ibn Baytar credited with discovering?

various types of foods and drugs and their effects on a person’s health

the preparation of drugs by sublimation and distillation

more than 350 colored renderings of plants and animals

the earliest known herbal treatment for cancer: Hindiba

discourses on melancholy, a treatise on the pulse, and one on materia medica

The pH at which an enzyme has maximum activity is known as:

Optimum pH

Isoelectric pH

Low pH

High pH

Maximum pH

The amino acid which has a pK near 4 and thus is negatively charged at pH 7 is:

Alanine

Glutamic acid

Glutamine

Aspargine

Threonine

What is the most appropriate treatment that could be dispensed over-the-counter for irritation caused by contact dermatitis?

Eurax cream

Canesten HC cream

Hydrocortisone cream

Clarityn tablets

Pevaryl cream

A 24 years old woman comes to the pharmacy with a new prescription for amitriptyline 25 mg tablets, two tablets t.d.s. The label produced for

the medicine dispensed to the patient should include:

take two tablets three times daily

take two tablets four times daily

take two tablets three times daily after meals

take two tablets three times daily before meals

You have in your pharmacy a cream containing 0.5% w/w

hydrocortisone. You have been requested to use this cream as a base and to add in sufficient calamine such that the final concentration of

calamine in the new cream will be 10.0% w/w. What is the concentration of hydrocortisone in the new cream?

0.3% w/w

0.45% w/w

0.5% w/w

0.05% w/w

  1. Which of the following is NOT an example of Chemical incompatibility?

Precipitation

Colour change

Effervescences

Insolubility

Decomposition

  1. Which one of the following belongs to the family Liliaceae?

Vanilla

Almond

Senna

Colchicum

Opium

  1. Which one of the following belongs to the family Solanaceae?

Capsicum

Digitalis

Male Fern

Agar

Ephedra

  1. An agent which is responsible for artificial abortion is known as:

Abstinence

Acrid

Abortifacient

Abortant

Bruccal

  1. Which one of the following is defined as a compound which upon hydrolysis give rise to one or more sugars and a non sugar compound?

Fixed oil

Volatile oil

Resin

Glycoside

Carbohydrate

  1. Which one of the following terms is usually restricted to the agents which have one or more heterocyclic rings containing nitrogen?

Enzymes

Tannin

Vitamins

Alkaloid

Phenols

16.Fibrinolysin is used to treat _______.

Inflammation

Antipyretic

Venous Thrombosis

Spleenomegally

Achly-gastrica

17.Pancreatin is used to treat ________.

Liver Cirrhosis

Pancreatitis

Hepatomegaly

Pulmonary Embolism

Asthma

  1. What is the biological source of Pale Catechu?

Acacia catechu

Uncaria Gambier

Quercus infectoria

Coriander Sativum

Acacia Arabica

19.What is the biological source of peppermint oil?

Mentha Spicata

Mentha Piperita

Illicium Varum

Cassia Cinnamomum

Menthol

  1. Which one of the following alkaloids has antihypertensive properties?

Morphine

Emetine

Cocaine

Reserpine

Atropine

DESCRIPTIVE PORTION

  1. Discus the isotonic solution with example and give its applications.
  2. What is the prescription? Enumerate its parts and give the detail about the inscription
  3. What do you mean by crude drug evaluation? Write down the name of the different methods of evaluation and give detail about organoleptic evaluation.
  4. What are resins? Write down the botanical name, chemical class, family, chemical constituents and medicinal uses of colocynth.

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN SECOND YEAR PART II



PAPER 1

SUBJECT

Which one of the following ways is Hospital Pharmacy Services NOT similar to Community Pharmacy Services?

Maintaining drug treatment records

Ordering and stocking medications and medical supplies

Providing information about the proper use of medications

Enforcing how opened unit doses can be returned to stock

Preparing medications in various dosage forms for dispensing

What are Outpatient Pharmacy Services?

Many hospitals offer these services such as nutrition support, pharmacokinetics, critical care, and other specialties.

Most hospitals have a drug information service that is primarily responsible for making recommendations on a drug formulary.

Many large hospitals need to serve the medication needs of patients discharged from the hospital, as well as for those patients who are seen in the emergency room or other

ambulatory clinics adjoining the hospital.

Many hospitals provide expert consultations in such areas as pediatric pharmacology, nutritional support, and pharmacokinetics

________ is used in the hospital pharmacy to increase accuracy and

improve efficiency and quality of pharmacy services.

Automation

Technology

Marketing

Robotic procedure

Medication

The optimal pH for the enzyme rennin is:

2.0

4.0

5.0

6.0

8.0

The purity of an isolated protein can be tested by employing various

methods:

Solubility curve

Ultra-Centrifugation

Molecular weight

Immuno Reactivity

All of the above

Which of the following is required for crystallization and storage of the hormone insulin?

Mn++

Mg++

Ca++

Zn++

The first enzyme isolated, purified, and crystallized from Jack bean (Canavalia) by summer in 1926 was:

Urease

Insulin

Ribonuclease

Zymase

Enzyme

Drug substances most frequently are administered orally by the means

of solid dosage forms such as _______ and _______.

Tablets … capsules

Forms … periodic

Drugs … tablets

Capsules … forms

Periodic … pills

Appropriate preparations that could be dispensed over-the-counter to

treat motion sickness includes all of the following EXCEPT:

Stugeron

Avomine

Kwells

Motilium

Phenergan

  1. How many tablets of prednisolone 5 mg should be dispensed to a patient

who has been prescribed prednisolone 25 mg for 5 days?

5

125

25

50

45

  1. Hospital pharmacies carry out a number of unique activities such as a unit dose drug distribution system, repackaging, floor stock, and an IV admixture/TPN service. What is the advantage of a unit dose drug distribution system?

There is no advantage, it is a standard

It helps with management

It is protocol

It saves money and reduces the chance of medication errors

It makes distribution easier

12.Under the organization of the hospital, which committee is responsible for the prevention of nosocomial infections in the hospital?

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee

Disease Control Committee

Infection Control Committee

Institutional Review Board

  1. Communicating in the hospital setting often means working with a wide variety of other healthcare providers. Understanding what role they play in the patients’ healthcare is essential to effective communication. What duties does a phlebotomist have?

Assessing the patient’s readiness for surgery

They are involved in the diagnostic testing of infants, children, and adults with underlying medical concerns including disease and sleep disorders.

To help people who suffer from chronic respiratory diseases like asthma, bronchitis, and emphysema.

Their function is to draw blood from a patient for clinical or medical testing, transfusions, donations, or research.

To practice in the field of health sciences focusing on safe and

effective medication use.

  1. Ibn Baytar (d.1248) described some 1400 drugs derived from various

plants including some 200 new plants in his book “Kitab al-Jamey fil

Adwiya alMufrada”. Which of the following is Ibn Baytar credited with discovering?

various types of foods and drugs and their effects on a person’s health

the preparation of drugs by sublimation and distillation

more than 350 colored renderings of plants and animals

the earliest known herbal treatment for cancer: Hindiba

discourses on melancholy, a treatise on the pulse, and one on materia medica

  1. The pH at which an enzyme has maximum activity is known as:

Optimum pH

Isoelectric pH

Low pH

High pH

Maximum pH

  1. The amino acid which has a pK near 4 and thus is negatively charged at pH 7 is:

Alanine

Glutamic acid

Glutamine

Aspargine

Threonine

  1. What is the most appropriate treatment that could be dispensed over-the-counter for irritation caused by contact dermatitis?

Eurax cream

Canesten HC cream

Hydrocortisone cream

Clarityn tablets

Pevaryl cream

  1. A 24 years old woman comes to the pharmacy with a new prescription for amitriptyline 25 mg tablets, two tablets t.d.s. The label produced for the medicine dispensed to the patient should include:

take two tablets three times daily

take two tablets four times daily

take two tablets three times daily after meals

take two tablets three times daily before meals

take one tablet three times daily

  1. You have in your pharmacy a cream containing 0.5% w/w

hydrocortisone. You have been requested to use this cream as a base and to add in sufficient calamine such that the final concentration of

calamine in the new cream will be 10.0% w/w. What is the concentration of hydrocortisone in the new cream?

0.3% w/w

0.45% w/w

0.5% w/w

0.05% w/w

0.045% w/w

  1. Which of the following is NOT an example of Chemical incompatibility?

Precipitation

Colour change

Effervescences

Insolubility

Decomposition

DESCRIPTIVE PORTION

  1. What are the different methods of family planning? Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of Diaphragm?
  2. What are the five rights for correct drug administration?
  3. What is the first falling-rate period in the drying process?

PHARMACY TECHNICIAN SECOND YEAR PART II PAPER 2

SUBJECT

The ability of the drug to bind with its receptor is known as:

Intrinsic Activity

Extrinsic Activity

Availability

Affinity

Sensitivity

What do you call if there is a rapid decrease in responsiveness after the administration of drugs?

Tachyphylaxis

Dependence

Addiction

Hypersensitivity

Hyperactivity

The female is more susceptible to autonomic drugs because of estrogen______.

Increase metabolism of the autonomic drug

Increase absorption of the autonomic drug

Increase the elimination of the autonomic drug

Inhibit choline esterase

Stimulate choline esterase

Which one of the following is used for the diagnosis of myasthenia gravis?

Methacholine

Bethanecol

Pilocarpine

Physostigmine

Edrophonium

Which one of the following antiepileptic drugs belongs to the hydantoin group?

Carbamazepine

Phenytoin

Diazepam

Valproic Acid

Ethosuximide

Which one of the following is converted into Phenobarbital?

Primidone

Ethotoin

Trimethdione

Nitrazepam

NaBr

Which one of the following is intravenous anesthetic:

Diethyl ether

Halothane

Ketamine

Enflurane

Chloroform

Which one of the following is NOT the advantage of chloroform:

Non-Inflammable

Non-Explosive

Non Irritant

Cheap

Wide Margin of Safety

Which one of the following used in cyanide poisoning:

Calcium Channel Blocker

Beta-Blocker

Nitrates

ACE Inhibitor

Alpha Blocker

10.Which one of the following anti-asthmatic act by preventing mast cell

degranulation?

Atropine

Albuterol

Ephedrine

Cromolyn Sodium

Verapamil

  1. Pharmacy ethics is a branch of _____ ethics.

Legal

Social

Medical

Social and legal

Legal and political

  1. The Poison Act, 1919 extends to the _______ of Pakistan.

Federally administered areas

Whole

Capital

Provinces

  1. According to the Dangerous Drug Act, 1930 “dangerous drugs” includes________.

Coca leaf, hemp and opium, and all manufactured drugs

Coca leaf, hemp, and opium

Coca leaf and hemp

Hemp and opium

Coca leaf and all manufactured drugs

  1. According to the Dangerous Drug Act, 1930 “ to export from Pakistan” means:

To take out of Pakistan

To take out of Pakistan by land

To take out of Pakistan by land and sea

To take out of Pakistan and by air cross

To take out of Pakistan by land, sea or air cross

  1. Definitions of various terms used in the Punjab Drug Rules 1988 are given in section ________ of the same Act.

3

2

4

5

6

16.CPU is:

Software

Hardware

Software and Hardware

Malware

Spyware

  1. What does the “Delete” command do?

Deletes the characters

Does not delete the input from key

Checks the spellings

Corrects the grammar

Aligns the paragraph

18.Ctrl + B key in MS-Word:

converts selected text into the next larger size of the same font

adds a line break to the document

makes the selected text bold

applies Italic formatting of the selected text

makes the selected text colored

  1. What is referred to by the term ‘Hypertext’?

That links a PC to the server

The text which is used between a PC and ISP

The text which can be read with special software

The text which is secret

Text that links to other information

20.MS Excel sheet consists of _________.

Text boxes

Rows & Columns

Pictures & Drawings

Rows & Text

Tables & pictures

DESCRIPTIVE PORTION

  1. What do you call the unusual response of any drug elicited by an individual?


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