PLAB Part 3

Part 3 – Vocabulary

PLAB Part 3 tests the vocabulary knowledge of examinees.

DIRECTIONS: For each item, choose the word that means the same as the stimululus word in the item. For example, look at the sample item below. The stimulus word is prolonged. Then there are four choices. Find the word among these four which has approximately the same meaning as prolonged.


1)       prolonged

[a] prompt

[b] decreased

[c] difficult

[d] extended

Correct answer to the Sample Items for PLAB Part 3:

1.       [d] extended