PTCB practice quiz / bonus exam #8 is one of the many unofficial practice exams on this site. They are designed to help prepare students for the PTCB or ExCPT exams. Practicing with the same (multiple choice) format as the real pharmacy tech exam will better prepare you. The questions on the practice exams are questions about everyday pharmacy technician knowledge and duties. This quiz is 20 questions and should take 20 - 30 minutes maximum.
You receive an order for 380mL of 0.5% dextrose solution You have 1500L of 5% dextrose solution, how much of the 5% solution and sterile water will you need to fill this order?
A. 12 mL 5% dextrose sol. and 368 mL sterile water.
B. 88 mL 5% dextrose sol. and 292 mL sterile water.
C. 38 mL 5% dextrose sol. and 342 mL sterile water.
D. 13 mL 5% dextrose sol. and 367 mL sterile water.
An IV Drip containing 400mg of a drug in a 500mL solution is ordered to run at 20gtt/min. How much of the drug will the patient receive in 3 hours if the infusion set is calibrated to deliver 15gtt/mL?
A 180mg dose of a particular drug is prescribed. It is available in your pharmacy in 600mg / 5mL vials. What volume should be withdrawn to provide a 180mg dose?
Which of the following dosage forms contain a mixture of oil and water?
An IV Drip is ordered to run at 10gtt/min. It contains 350mg of a drug in a 500mL solution. How many mg of the drug will the patient receive per hour if the infusion set is calibrated to deliver 12gtt/mL?
You receive an order for 500mL of 20% dextrose solution. On hand you have 1.5L of 25% dextrose solution, how much of the 25% solution and sterile water will be needed to fill this order?
A. 400mL 25% dextrose solution and 100mL sterile water.
B. 350mL 25% dextrose solution and 150mL sterile water.
C. 450mL 25% dextrose solution and 50mL sterile water.
D. 375mL 25% dextrose solution and 125mL sterile water.
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