PTCB Practice Exam 11/10

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Practice test for PTCB Exam


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  • 1. 
    You have received a script that reads 2gtt OU BID. What will the label placed on the patients packaging read?
    • A. 

      Two Drops in both ears two times daily.

    • B. 

      Two Drops in both eyes two times daily.

    • C. 

      Two Drops in right ear three times a day.

    • D. 

      Two drops in left eye two times daily.

  • 2. 
    Convert 25°C to F°.
    • A. 

      36°F

    • B. 

      50°F

    • C. 

      77°F

    • D. 

      69°F

  • 3. 
    A 14 year old boy weights 110 lbs. He is prescribed by his Doctor to take 5mg/Kg of drug "A" daily. What will his dose be?
    • A. 

      1200mg

    • B. 

      1250mg

    • C. 

      150mg

    • D. 

      250mg

  • 4. 
    C C X L is equal to:
    • A. 

      2540

    • B. 

      265

    • C. 

      2040

    • D. 

      240

  • 5. 
    If 100 tablets cost 122.00, how much does each tablet cost ?
    • A. 

      $.12

    • B. 

      $1.22

    • C. 

      $12.20

    • D. 

      $.012

  • 6. 
    Which regulatory agency would initiate a class II recall on a prescription drug ?
    • A. 

      DEA

    • B. 

      OSHA

    • C. 

      FDA

    • D. 

      FDIC

  • 7. 
    A cart exchange in a hospital usually takes place every:
    • A. 

      12 Hours

    • B. 

      6 Hours

    • C. 

      24 Hours

    • D. 

      48 Hours

  • 8. 
    2.5 ounces is equal to:
    • A. 

      75ml

    • B. 

      250ml

    • C. 

      50ml

    • D. 

      750ml

  • 9. 
    Which DEA schedule contains substances with the least potential for abuse ?
    • A. 

      Sch. 1

    • B. 

      Sch. 4

    • C. 

      Sch. 5

    • D. 

      Sch. 2

  • 10. 
    A script for Zolpidem will expire after ______ and may have up to ________.
    • A. 

      6 Months, No Refills

    • B. 

      12 Months, 1 year of Refills

    • C. 

      12 Months, No Refills

    • D. 

      6 months, 5 Refills

  • 11. 
    A script for cough syrup reads 15ml PO Q4° PRN. What should you type on the patients packaging ?
    • A. 

      A spoonfull taken orally every 4 hours as needed

    • B. 

      One teaspoon taken orally every 4 hours as needed

    • C. 

      One tablespoon taken orally every 4 hours as needed

    • D. 

      15ml taken orally every 4 hours as needed --------------------------------------------------------------------------------

  • 12. 
    Which is not true about HIPAA ?
    • A. 

      Helps insure patient privacy.

    • B. 

      Prevents healthcare fraud and abuse.

    • C. 

      Regulates the use and disclosure of patient information.

    • D. 

      Helps to decrease the rate of errors in pharmacy.

  • 13. 
    A pharmacy can order DEA Sch. 3 drugs from their wholesaler:
    • A. 

      Using a standard invoice.

    • B. 

      Using a credit memo.

    • C. 

      Using a DEA Form 222.

    • D. 

      Only with guaranteed funds

  • 14. 
    With which class of FDA recall is there is a potential for serious injury or death
    • A. 

      Class 1

    • B. 

      Class 2

    • C. 

      Class 3

    • D. 

      Class 4

  • 15. 
    An eight year old boy weights 75 Lbs. The adult dosage of Drug C is 400mg. The childrens dosage using Clarks rule is:
    • A. 

      100mg

    • B. 

      150mg

    • C. 

      200mg

    • D. 

      250mg

  • 16. 
    Dr. Acosta has a practice in Delaware and recieved her DEA number in 1988. What will the two letters in her DEA number prefix be ?
    • A. 

      DB

    • B. 

      DA

    • C. 

      BA

    • D. 

      AD

  • 17. 
    Which size of needle has the largest diameter ?
    • A. 

      18 Gauge

    • B. 

      16 Gauge

    • C. 

      20 Gauge

    • D. 

      14 Gauge

  • 18. 
    What is the primary function / use for Rosiglitazone ?
    • A. 

      Anti-Convulsant

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Anti-Diabetic

    • D. 

      Proton Pump Inhibitor

  • 19. 
    A ___________ distributes HEPA filtered air into a work area to maintain a sterile environment.
    • A. 

      Cleanroom Fan

    • B. 

      Laminar Flow Hood

    • C. 

      Class 100 Airfan

    • D. 

      Micron filter fan

  • 20. 
    How many Tablespoons are in 16 Ounces ?
    • A. 

      16

    • B. 

      24

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      32

  • 21. 
    A patient weights 218 Lbs. What is their weight in Kg ?
    • A. 

      479Kg

    • B. 

      109Kg 409Kg

    • C. 

      409Kg

    • D. 

      99Kg

  • 22. 
    What regulatory agency would be responsible for the approval of a newanti-anxiety drug similar to Diazepam.
    • A. 

      CIA

    • B. 

      DEA

    • C. 

      FDA

    • D. 

      OBRA

  • 23. 
    What concentration of a sodium chloride solution would be Hypertonic ?
    • A. 

      0.009%

    • B. 

      0.090%

    • C. 

      0.900%

    • D. 

      9.000%

  • 24. 
    Which type of insulin has the shortest onset period. (the length of time before it reaches the bloodstream and begins to lower blood sugar)
    • A. 

      Ultra-Lente

    • B. 

      Lente

    • C. 

      NPH

    • D. 

      Regular

  • 25. 
    Dr. Dasani has a dental practice in Smiley, Texas. What should the final number be in his DEA number given the first 8 characters of AD380410 ?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5