Western Coalfield Limited Staff Nurse Exam Question Paper Shift – 03

Western Coalfield Limited Staff Nurse Exam Question Paper 2022

10 December 2022 – Shift – 03

WCL Question Paper 2022 Shift-03
WCL Question Paper 2022 Shift-03


Western Coalfield Limited Staff Nurse Exam Question Paper 2022

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Q.1. Which of these epithelium tissues forms the outer layer of skin?

  1. Pseudostratified columnar epithelium
  2. Simple squamous epithelium
  3. Simple cuboidal epithelium
  4. Stratified squamous epithelium (Correct Answer)


Q.2. Which of these are micronutrients’7

  1.  Proteins
  2. Vitamins
  3. Iron
  4. I Only o III Only
  5. I & II Only
  6. II & III Only (Correct Answer)

Q.3. Which of the following is not one of the main objectives of First Aid?

  1. To give immediate care
  2. To promote recovery
  3. To cure the patient (Correct Answer)
  4. To relieve pain

Q.4. Which of the followng is not among the 7 F’s(Etiological Factors) of abdominal distention?

  1. Flatus
  2. Fetus
  3. Feces
  4. Fatigue (Correct Answer)

Q.5. Excessive fluid volume may also lead to excessive blood volume; also known as.

  1. Edema
  2. Hypervolemia (Correct Answer)
  3. Lymphedema
  4. Hypertension

Q.6. Which of the following is hormonal cause of the onset of Labor

I) Release of oxytocin
II Altered Oestrogen progestron ratio
ITT) Prostaglandin
I Only QI & III Only
I & II Only (Correct Answer)

Q.7. In bacterial DNA replication, which of the following is responsible for relaxing supercoiled chromosome to make DNA more accessible for the initiation of replication?

  1. Helicase
  2. Ligase
  3. Topoisomerase II (Correct Answer)
  4. Primase

Q.8. Which of these is an open source operating system?

  1. QUnix
  2. Linux (Correct Answer)
  3. Windows
  4. macOS

Q.9. Which of these is an early complication that may occur immediately after trachestomy is performed?

  1. pneumothorax (Correct Answer)
  2. dysphasia
  3. tracheal dilation
  4. tracheal ischemia

Q.10. Which of the following is the third stage in the stages of cognitive development?

  1. Relativism (Correct Answer)
  2. Dualism
  3. Multiplicity
  4. Commitment

Q.11. Who among the following isn’t associated with Gestalt Psychology?

  1. Max Wertheimer
  2. Kurt Koffka
  3. Wolfgang Kohler
  4. Wilhelm Wundt (Correct Answer)

Q.12. is a form of learning in which the motivation for a behavior happens after the behavior is demonstrated.

  1. Modeling
  2. Classical Conditioning
  3. Operant Conditioning (Correct Answer)
  4. Higher-order conditioning

Q.13. What leads from the umblical cord to the underside of the liver and carries blood rich in oxygen and nutrients?

  1. The Ductus vensous
  2. The Foramen ovale
  3. The Umbilical vein (Correct Answer)
  4. The Hypogastric arteries

Q.14. are proteins that bind to unfolded or misfolded proteins to promote their normal folding.

  1. Ligands
  2. Allosteric Protein
  3. Chaperons (Correct Answer)
  4. Rresidues

Q.15. Which of the following is not a clinical type of schizophrenia?

  1. Catatonic
  2. Rresidual
  3. Disorganized
  4. Differentiated (Correct Answer)

Q.16. Which of the following vital events, affect the population growth ?

  1. Birth rate
  2. Death rate
  3. Migration
  4. All of above (Correct Answer)

Q.17. Holistic healthcare inchides :

I) Nutritional awareness
II) Environmental sensitively
III) Spiritual health

  1. I Only
  2. I & III Only
  3. I & II Only
  4. I, II & III (Correct Answer)

Q.18. The bacterial infection of the submandibular space would be:

  1. Pectoralis angina
  2. Prinz metal angina
  3. Ludwig angina (Correct Answer)
  4. Mandibulitis

Q.19. Which of the following is a direct mode of transmission of infectious agent?

  1. Vehicle-borne transmission
  2. Transplacental transmission (Correct Answer)
  3. Airborne transmission
  4. Vector-borne transmission

Q.20. Which of the following is not true in reference to B lymphocytes?

  1. Responsible for the production of glycoproteins
  2. Provide humoral immunity
  3. They mature in bone marrow
  4. Provide cellular immunity (Correct Answer)

Q.21. Which of the following muscles move the scapula9

I) Trapezius
II) Serratus anterior
III) BrachiHs

  1. II Only
  2. I &III
  3. I & II (Correct Answer)
  4. I, II & III

Q.22. Poor hygiene of fingernails contributes to :

I) Skin disease
II) Contamination of food during preparation
III) Harboring of Intestinal worms

  1. I & II Only
  2. II & III Only
  3. I & III Only
  4. I, II & III (Correct Answer)

Q.23 . ■.] • • ■ .■■ ■ i ■■ i:. •: – ■, -1; : –

social system when, which of the following c onditions are
I) Many members of the social system accept the norm.
II) Many of those who accept the norm take it serious!,’. In psychological terms, they internalize it.
HI) The norm is sanctioned This means that certain members of the system are expected to be guided by the norm in appropriate circumstances

  1. I & II Only
  2. I & III Only
  3. II & III Only
  4. I, II & III (Correct Answer)

Q.24. is usually referred to as mirtal valve.

  1. Right atrioventricular valve
  2. Left atrioventricular valve (Correct Answer)
  3. Pulmonic Valve
  4. Aortic Valve


Q.25. A learning disability in children that results in a struggle to write legibly.

  1. Dysgraphia (Correct Answer)
  2. Dyslexia
  3. Dementia
  4. Cognitive Impairment

Q.26. ICMR has suggested five basic food groups. Which of the following is not one of them?

  1. Cereals, grains and products
  2. Pulses and legumes
  3. Milk and meat products
  4. Vitamins and supplements (Correct Answer)

Q.27. released by the posterior pituitary, controls how much fluid leaves the body in the urine and causes reabsorption of water from the kidney tubules.

  1. ADH (Correct Answer)
  2. ANP
  3. Aldosterone
  4. Insulin

Q.28. Comte’s law of three stages divides theological stage into three sub-stages. Which of these is not one of them?

  1. Positivism (Correct Answer)
  2. Animism
  3. Polytheism
  4. Monotheism

Q.29. divides the body into asymmetrical antererior and posterior sections.

  1. Sagittal plane
  2. Frontal plane (Correct Answer)
  3. Oblique plane
  4. Transverse plane

Q.30. Which of the following programs supports mathematical expressions/formulae?

  1. MS Excel (Correct Answer)
  2. MS Word
  3. MS Powerpoint
  4. Notepad

Q.31. Hemostatic phase of healing is also known as.

  1. Inflammatory Phase (Correct Answer)
  2. Fibroblastic Phase
  3. Proliferation Phase
  4. Granulation Phase

Q.32. expose an individual to a weakened strain of a pathogen with the goal of establishing a subclinical infection that will activate the adaptive immune defenses.

  1. Subunit Vaccines
  2. Live Attenuated Vaccines (Correct Answer)
  3. Toxoid Vaccines
  4. Conjugate Vaccines

Q.33. Which of the following is not a feature of transcription in Eukaryotes?

  1. Polycistronic mRNA (Correct Answer)
  2. Addition of 5’ cap
  3. Addition of 3’ poly-A tail
  4. Splicing of pre-mRNA

Q.34. clothes that are not hygienic?

ITJRelapsing fever
HIlBody itching
IV) Alopecia

  1. I, II & IV Only
  2. II, III & IV Only
  3. I, II & III Only (Correct Answer)
  4. I, II, III & IV

Q.35. Which of the following is are true about epistaxis?

I) Bleeding from the nose.
II) May be classified as Anterior or Posterior.
III) Application of lignocaine and norepinephrine is recommended.

  1. I & II Only
  2. I & III Only
  3. I Only
  4. I, II & III (Correct Answer)

Q.36. Which of the following is not one of the seven sins of memory as given by the Psychologist Daniel Schacter?

  1. Blocking
  2. Attribution (Correct Answer)
  3. Transience
  4. Persistence

Q.37. How can you secure an open airway of a baby child less than one year old?

I) Lay the baby/child down on the floor or hard and safe surface.
II) Move the baby s child head backwards and lift its chin slightly.
lUJHook your first twTo fingers covered with clean clothgloves and sweep round inside the mouth’throat.

  1. I Only
  2. I & III Only
  3. I, II & III
  4. I & II Only (Correct Answer)

Q.38. Pathogenic organisms generally prefer a pH.

  1. around 7 (Correct Answer)
  2. between 1-2
  3. between 2-4
  4. between 12-14

Q.39. is an eating disorder, which often begins in late adolescence or early adulthood after a series of various unsuccessful weight reduction diets.

  1. Anorexia nervosa
  2. Bulimia (Correct Answer)
  3. Aspixia
  4. Glutena

Q.40. Which of the following diseases is caused by Chlamydia trachomatis?

  1. Chancroid
  2. Syphilis
  3. Lymphogranuloma Venereum (Correct Answer)
  4. Herpes Genitalia

Q.41. Endogamy is the practice where ?

  1. A person marries within same caste (Correct Answer)
  2. A person marries outside same caste
  3. A person marries in different religion
  4. None of the above

Q.42. Marriage of a man with the childless widow of his deceased brother is known as.

  1. Sororate marriage
  2. Fraternal marriage
  3. Levirate marriage (Correct Answer)
  4. Jamani marriage

Q.43. is the visualization of a body organ or cavity through a scope.

  1. Endoscopy (Correct Answer)
  2. Biopsy
  3. Bronchoscopy
  4. Colposcopy

Q.44. The is the deepest of all epidermal layers and is attached to the dermis in an uneven, almost wave-like fashion.

  1. stratum spinosum
  2. stratum basale (Correct Answer)
  3. stratum
  4. stratum lucidum

Q.45. are are thickening of the epidermis. It usually occurs in the palm of the hands or on the sole of the foot due to constant friction or pressure.

  1. Blisters
  2. Calluses (Correct Answer)
  3. Avulsions
  4. Contusions

Q.46. The is shped like the Greek letter lambda and separates the occipital bone from the two parital bones.

  1. Qsagital suture
  2. lambdoidal suture (Correct Answer)
  3. coronal sutrue
  4. frontal suture

Q.47. refers to an increase in muscle size and shape due to an increase in muscle fiber.

  1. Hypertonicity
  2. Hypertrophy (Correct Answer)
  3. Hyperfibrosis
  4. Muscular edema

Q.48. The total number of still-births plus the number of deaths under one week old, per 1000 birth is known as .

  1. Neonatal Mortality Rate
  2. Perinatal Mortality Rate (Correct Answer)
  3. Post-natal mortality rate
  4. Infant mortality rate

Q.49. Indian red cross society was launched in.

  1. 1920 (Correct Answer)
  2. 1921
  3. 1923
  4. 1924


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Q.50. I) Each kidney increase in length and weight

II (Glomerular Filtration Rate decreases by 50° o
II) Decreased plasma protein (albumen) and globline
synthesis by lever

  1. I & III Only (Correct Answer)
  2. II & III Only
  3. III Only
  4. I, II & III

Q.51. If two or more alleles can each be distinguished in the phenotype in the presence of the other they are said to be alleles.

  1. lethal
  2. incomplete
  3. codominant (Correct Answer)
  4. silent

Q.52. The brim is kidney shaped in which type of female pelvis?

  1. Gaynacoid
  2. Android
  3. Antropaid
  4. Platypelloid (Correct Answer)

Q.53. Which of these is not an Axial Skeleton bone?

  1. Cranium
  2. Ethmoid
  3. Sacrum
  4. Humerus (Correct Answer)

Q.54. C-fc ■:: :’.us m

I) Liver
II) Kidney
III) Pancreas

  1. I Only
  2. I & II Only (Correct Answer)
  3. II & III Only
  4. III Only

Q.55. cartilage is most abundant, blue white in colour and able to bear weight.

  1. Hyaline (Correct Answer)
  2. Fibro
  3. Elastic
  4. Osseous

Q.56. Preoperative medications may be given to :

I) Reduce anxiety and promote a restful state
II) Decrease secretion of mucus and other body fluids
HI) Reduce the effects of the anesthetic

  1. I Only
  2. I & II Only (Correct Answer)
  3. I & III Only
  4. I, II&III

Q.57. Which of the following are characeristics of community
health nursing?

I) Its practice combines public health with nursing.
II) it is population focused.
III) It emphasizes on disease and ilness.
IV) It is a specialty field of nursing.

  1. I, II & III Only
  2. I, II & IV Only (Correct Answer)
  3. II, III & IV Only
  4. I, II, III & IV

Q.58. Fever is a clinical feature of which of the following’7

II) Rhinitis
III) Pharyngitis

  1. I & II Only
  2. I & III Only (Correct Answer)
  3. II Only
  4. II & III Only

Q.59. Diseases that are contracted as the result of a medical procedure are known as.

  1. Iatrogenic diseases (Correct Answer)
  2. Nosocomial diseases
  3. Zoonotic disease
  4. Tertiary diseases

Q.60. Which among the following cancer detection technique is a surgical excision of a small piece of tissue for microscopic examination?

  1. Mammography
  2. Biopsy (Correct Answer)
  3. Carcino antigen
  4. Breast self-examination

Q.61. occurs where the action of one gene masks the effects of another making it impossible to tell the genotype at the second gene.

  1. Epistasis (Correct Answer)
  2. Pleiotropy
  3. Germline Mosaicism
  4. Genetic Heterogeneity

Q.62. examines joint structures, primarily the knee.

  1. Arthroscopy (Correct Answer)
  2. Colonoscopy
  3. Proctosigmoidoscopy
  4. Laparoscopy

Q.63. Which of these is a virus?

  1. Treponema pallidum
  2. Candida albicans
  3. Helminths
  4. varicella-zoster (Correct Answer)

Q.64. Endogenous depression is also known as.

  1. Autonomous Depression (Correct Answer)
  2. Reactive Depression
  3. Bipolar Depression
  4. Uni-polar Depression

Q.65. In, a person refuses to acknowledge her own unconscious feelings and instead sees those feelings in someone else.

  1. regression
  2. reaction formation
  3. rationalization
  4. projection (Correct Answer)

Q.66. Which of these is not a symptom of dissociative hysteria?

  1. Amnesia
  2. Somnambulism
  3. Aphonia (Correct Answer)
  4. Lack of Identity

Q.67. Identify the features of Febrile convulsions in children:

I) Begins between 6 month and 5 years of age.
II) Incidence is 10 % by 5 years of age.
UTlEpilepsy develop in 3 % of cases.

  1. I & II Only
  2. II & III Only
  3. I & III Only (Correct Answer)
  4. I, II & III

Q.68. Which of the following is’are true about Aspiration?

I)is performed to withdraw fluid that has abnormally’ collected.
H) Aseptic technique and Standard Precautions are used
during aspiration.
III) No Anesthetics are administed during aspiration.

  1. I Only
  2. I & II Only (Correct Answer)
  3. I & III Only
  4. I, II & III

Q.69. Aas per Mendel’s one allele from each parent is “chosen” at random, and passed in the gamete onto the off spring.

  1. Principle of egregation (Correct Answer)
  2. Principle of independent assortment
  3. Principle of dominance
  4. Principle of compatibility

Q.70. Which of the following are major functions of the scrub nurse or technician9

I) Coordinates care, oversees the environment, and cares for
the patient in the operating room.
II) Gathers all equipment for the procedure.
Ill Assists with sterile draping of the patient.
IV) Maintains sterility’within the sterile field during surgery’.

  1. I & II Only
  2. I, II & IV Only
  3. I, III & IV Only
  4. II, III & IV Only (Correct Answer)

Q.71. Which Indian startup is among the 5 winners for Earthshot Prize 2022?

  1. Skyroot
  2. Kheyti (Correct Answer)
  3. Dhruva
  4. OLA

Q.72. A bus always has .

  1. Wheels (Correct Answer)
  2. Driver
  3. Glass
  4. Bonnet

Q.73. Select the incorrectly spelt word.

  1. Complaint
  2. Behaviour
  3. Neccessary (Correct Answer)
  4. Consensus

Q.74. become the only second Indian woman player to win an ICC Award.

  1. Smriti Mandhana (Correct Answer)
  2. Deepti Sharma
  3. Mithali Raj
  4. Harmanpreet Kaur

Q.75. The Antonyms of the word “fatuous” is .

  1. Absurd
  2. Sensible (Correct Answer)
  3. Asinine
  4. Imbecile

Q.76. The next term in the series C1M, E3O, G5Q, I7S, will be?

  1. J8E
  2. K9U (Correct Answer)
  3. L9U
  4. K8T

Q.77. Who among the following inaugurated the 25th National Conference on e-Governance (NCeG) in Jammu and Kashmir in November 2022?

  1. Rajnath Singh
  2. Piyush Goyal
  3. Manoj Sinha
  4. Jitendra Singh (Correct Answer)

Q.78. They will kill the whole flock(convert to passive).

  1. Entire kill will be flock
  2. Entire flock would be killed by them
  3. Entire flock will be killed by them (Correct Answer)
  4. They are killing the entire flock

Q.79. Which one of the given responses would be a meaningful
order of the following?

I. Adding manure
H. Storage
HI. Harvesting
IV. Irrigation
V. Sowing

  1. III, I, V, II, IV
  2. V, II, I, III, IV
  3. III, IV, II, I, V
  4. V, I, IV, III, II (Correct Answer)

Q.80. What will be the correct expansion of HTML from the given choices?

  1. Hyper Text Markup Language (Correct Answer)
  2. Hyper Text Multimedia Language
  3. Hyper Text Multiple Language
  4. Hyper Text Multimedia Loop

Q.81. Change the speech. He said that he might buy a new house.

  1. He said ‘ I may buy a new house (Correct Answer)
  2. He had said that ‘he will buy a new house’
  3. He said that “I might buy a new house’
  4. None of these

Q.82. Where he to enjoy the party in the evening?

  1. does, go (Correct Answer)
  2. was, gone
  3. has, go
  4. does, went

Q.83. Who is the first Indian woman Olympic medal Winner?

  1. Saina Nehwal
  2. Karnam Malleswari (Correct Answer)
  3. Deepika Kumari
  4. PV Sindhu

Q.84. Six workers A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in a closed circle way facing to centre. E is to the left of D, C is between A and B, F is between E and A. Who is to the right of D?

  1. B (Correct Answer)
  2. D
  3. A
  4. E

Q.85. The color of the sky appears to be blue due to .

  1. Reflection
  2. Scattering (Correct Answer)
  3. Refraction
  4. Diffraction

Q.86. The footballer Lionel Messi is a player belonging to which country?

  1. Portugal
  2. Espain
  3. Brazil
  4. Argentina (Correct Answer)

Q.87. Which among the following has been awarded the Bharat Ratna Dr Ambedkar Award 2022?

  1. Harshaali Malhotra (Correct Answer)
  2. Pankaj Tripathi
  3. Pankaj Kapur
  4. Vivek Agnihotri

Q.88. The next tenn in the following series wall be?


  1. JU
  2. KV
  3. IW (Correct Answer)
  4. JX

Q.89. What is the antonym of immense?

  1. offence
  2. miniature (Correct Answer)
  3. large
  4. mediocre

Q.90 Find the odd pair out?

  1. Bird and Nest
  2. Porcupine and hollow trunk
  3. Hornet and cage (Correct Answer)
  4. Lion and Cave

Q.91. Which of the following state government started Entrepreneurship Curriculum in government schools for the first time?

  1. Uttar Pradesh
  2. Delhi (Correct Answer)
  3. Goa
  4. Maharashtra

Q.92. Direction: Two statements are given & then two conclusions
– 1 &2 are given. You har e to consider the statement as true though it seems to be different from the actual facts. Then give your answer regarding the given statement that which of the conclusion s is/are followed by it properly’.
1. Ronaldo is a good football player.
2. Ronaldo’s sister sings well.
1 .Ronaldo &his sister are good football players.
2. Ronaldo & his sister are talented.

  1. Only 1 is followed
  2. Only 2 is followed (Correct Answer)
  3. Neither 1 nor 2 is followed
  4. 1 & 2 – both are followed

Q.93. Who was the first female Chief Justice of India?

  1. Leela Sheth
  2. Indira Banerjee
  3. Fathima Beevi (Correct Answer)
  4. Sujata Manohar

Q.94. If the series 13, 14, 17, 22, 23, 26, 31 is continued in the same pattern. Which one of the following is not a term of this series?

  1. 40
  2. 33 (Correct Answer)
  3. 35
  4. 32

Q.95. One who can speak two languages?

  1. Bilingual (Correct Answer)
  2. Polylingual
  3. Polygamy
  4. Oligarchy

Q.96. What should be the most appropriate prefix for the word ‘Fortune’ to get the antonym of the same?

  1. ODis
  2. OIn
  3. Mis (Correct Answer)
  4. OUn

Q.97. Directions: Pick out the most effective word from the given words to fill in the blank and make a meaningful sentence.Her interest in the studs’ of engineering is indeed very

  1. Good
  2. Deep (Correct Answer)
  3. Large
  4. Vast

Q.98. What is plural of ‘Monkey’.

  1. monkies
  2. monkieses
  3. monkey
  4. monkeys (Correct Answer)

Q.99. Saroj introduce manish as the son of the daughter of the only brother of her mother. How is the manish related to the saroj?

  1. Son
  2. Maternal Uncle
  3. Cousin (Correct Answer)
  4. Nephew

Q.100. two Conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the
given two statements to be true even if they seem to be variance from commonly known facts. Read these two conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow’s from the given two statements.
Some Poppins are pens.
AH pots are pens.
I. Some pens are pots.
II. Some pens are poppins.

  1. Only 1 is followed
  2. Only 2 is followed
  3. Neither 1 nor 2 is followed
  4. 1 & 2 – both are followed (Correct Answer)


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