MCQ on forensic Medicine And Toxicology

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#1. Heat stiffening in muscles occurs above temperature:

#2. Which of the following toxic salts of lead is known as “Sugar of Lead”?

#3. Nicotine can be given in all forms except;

#4. In case of poisoning of living persons, the following are preserved, except:

#5. The following is a poisonous mushroom species:

#6. Casper’s dictum is related to:

#7. Which of the following can not be detected through radioimmunoassay?

#8. Which of the following type of abrasions are associated in sexual assault over the thigh of a woman?

#9. Boyde’s formula helps to determine:

#10. A 32 year-old farmer received abdominal trauma, after 2 hours the pulse reached 136/min, blood pressure 70/40. The cause is:

#11. The major metabolite of benzodiazepines is

#12. The most active ingredient in cannabis is:

#13. Hypothermia is said to exist when Rectal / oral temp less than:

#14. 90% of the total ethanol consumed in body is converted into acetaldehyde and acetic acid within the:

#15. Exhumation done under order by:

#16. A dead body for autopsy is to be preserved in a cold chamber whose preferred temperature is:

#17. Tardieu spots in hanging are common at all the following sites, except:

#18. Flaying of the skin is associated with which of the following wounds?

#19. A person died from a stab wound in the aorta, in winter. His rectal temperature was 31 °C. The post-mortem interval is:

#20. Which of the following sutures of the skull are the first to fuse?

#21. One of the following is a sure external sign of drowning that can be found in postmortem examination:


#22. ‘Proof’ in alcoholic drinks is:

#23. Which of the following is important for the identification from hair?

#24. The last organ to putrefy in the young girls is:

#25. Which was the first atypical antipsychotic?

#26. Alcoholics Anonymous was developed by:

#27. A fetus becomes viable by the age of:

#28. Area of “contact flattening” is associated with:

#29. Kozelaka and Hine method is used for the quantitative estimation of

#30. Which of the following pairs is not matched correctly?

#31. The ideal place to record temperature in dead body is from:

#32. In which of the following injuries foreign bodies are not found?

#33. The following wounds will heal without a scar formation:

#34. Chief agent for bacterial putrefaction is:

#35. First internal organ to putrefy is:

#36. Wet digestion method is used for the extraction of ________ poisons from viscera.

#37. In a suspected case of death due to poisoning, where cadaveric rigidity is lasting longer than usual, it may be a case of poisoning due to:

#38. Constituents of a typical embalming solution are all, except:

#39. Ester test is done for the identification of which of the following poisons?

#40. The greatest dimension of an incised wound is:

#41. For preparing Heroin which of the following is used as acetylating reagent?

#42. By which method Nicotine is isolated from alkaline solution?

#43. Earliest sign of death is:

#44. Preliminary observations of the pooling of blood at the lowest part of the body caused by gravity is:

#45. The active ingredients of cannabis are collectively known as:

#46. Chronic poisoning due to lead is known as:

#47. Brush burn or graze is a form of:

#48. Kinky hairs are characteristics of:

#49. Medullary Index of human hair is:

#50. Tear in the intima of the carotid artery with bleeding into its wall is seen in cases of:






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