Quiz 256 – Science and Tech

1. Which of the following statements on Brown Sugar is not correct?

(a) made from morphine

(b) it is either taken in the form of smoking a cigarette or injected into the veins of the forearm

(c) made from Marijuana

(d) known by several names as smack, junk and snort.


2. With which of the following is Golden Crescent(Thailand, Malaysia and Burma) linked?

(a) heroin addition and illegal export

(b) morphine illegal export

(c) insurgencies

(d) marijuana illegal export


3. The Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome or AIDS isalso known as-

(a) death disease

(b) gay plague

(c) doomsday disease

(d) disease of homosexuals


4. Vaccination of diphtheria, whooping cough and tetanus, with vaccine called DPT, should be done between-

(a) three to six months

(b) six to twelve months

(c) one to three months

(d)three to nine months


5. Which of the following two drugs are quite often seized by custom official at Mumbai?

  1. Morphine
  2. LSD
  3. Mandrax
  4. Brown Sugar

(a) 1 and 2

(b) 4 and 1

(c) 4 and 3

(d) 2 and 3


6. Protection against poliomyelitis can be ensured by administering the polio vaccine for children between-

(a) 6 to 9 months

(b) 9 to 12 months

(c) 3 to 6 months

(d) 3 to 9 months


7. Protection against measals is possible when children are-

(a) 3 to 6 months

(b) 6 to 12 months

(c) 3 to 9 months

(d) 9 to 12 months



  1. (c)
  2. (a)
  3. (b)
  4. (d)
  5. (a)
  6. (d)
  7. (d)

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