Quiz: Introduction to Dosage Forms – 4

You can find the quiz below and remember there can be more than one answers.

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Cellulose acetate phthalate Shellac is the excipient that is used for formulation of _________________?

1. Film coated tablets

2. Floating tablets

3. Sugar coated tablets

4. Enteric coated tablets


Which of the following is the characteristic of tablet glidants?

1. Impart attractive sheet or coating

2. Improve flow properties for the powder mixture

3. Promote speedy dispersion of particles/ingredients

4. Render coating opaque


Which of the following term is used for the study of small particles?

1. Micromeritrics

2. Sedimentation

3. Angle of repose

4. Psology


Stroke’s law is used for the determination of which of the following?

1. Cascade impaction

2. Laser holography

3. Sedimentation rate

4. Angle of repose


Which of the formula for calculation of angle of repose?

1. Tan θ = r / h

2. Tan θ = h/r

3. Tan θ = hr

4. 1 / Tan θ = h/r


Further Reading:

Ansels Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms And Drug Delivery Systems *

Cooper and Gunn’ss Dispensing for Pharmaceutical Students *

* – Affiliate links

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