BMAT® Scientific Knowledge and Applications Practice Questions
TIME: 4 MINUTES
Answer every question. Points are awarded for correct answers only. There are no penalties for incorrect answers. All questions are worth 1 mark. Some questions have more than 1 correct answer. Read carefully to ensure that you select the appropriate number of answers. Calculators are not permitted during any portion of the test.
1. Haemophilia B (Christmas disease) is an X-linked recessive disorder. Both Jane’s father and maternal grandfather suffer from Haemophilia B.
Which of Jane’s relatives is neither a carrier of, nor suffers from, Christmas disease?
A Her sister
B Her father’s monozygotic twin
C Her maternal uncle
D Her maternal aunt
E Her paternal grandmother
2. Concerning acids:
I Citric acid ionises partially in aqueous solution
II A 1 M solution of ethanoic acid has the same concentration of H+(aq) as a 1 M solution of nitric acid
III A 1 M solution of hydrochloric acid is a better conductor of electricity than a 1 M solution of lactic acid.
Which of the following choices lists the correct statements above?
A I only
B II only
C III only
D I and II only
E I and III only
F II and III only
G I, II and III
3. Three points in the ( x , y ) coordinate plane lie at:
What is the area of the triangle described by these coordinates?
4. A laser is shone through a small circular hole, and the image is projected onto a screen. Which of the following choices represents the pattern shown on the screen?