Library & Information Science Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Library & Information Science Quiz Set 14

Questions
1 In which of the following places the zonal offices of RRRLF are located ?

(a) Delhi

(c) Mumbai

(b) Trivendrum

(d) Hyderabad

Codes :
1 (a) and (b) are correct.
2 (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
3 (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
4 (a) and (c) are correct.

Answer: (a) and (c) are correct
2 Which of the following can be used to measure the research output of an individual ?

(a) h-index

(b) benchmark

(c) g-index

(d) Bookmarks

1 (a) and (c) are correct
2 (c) and (d) are correct
3 (a) and (d) are correct.
4 (b) and (c) are correct.

Answer: (a) and (c) are correct
3 Identify from the following the Silver Halide process used in reprography :

(a) Exposure

(b) Miniature

c) Developing

(d) Rinsing

Codes :
1 (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
2 (c) and (d) are correct.
3 (a) and (c) are correct.
4 (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
4 Identify the type of ‘metadata’ held by D space for archiving contents :

(a) Descriptive

(b) Configured

(c) Structural

(d) Administrative

Codes :
1 (b) and (c) are correct.
2 (a) and (c) are correct.
3 (a), (c), (d) are correct.
4 (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a), (c), (d) are correct.
5 Which of the following are ‘Special Auxiliary Subdivisions’ of UDC ?

(a) Apostrophe

(b) Sub-grouping

(c) Colon

(d) Point-naught

Codes :
1 (d) and (b) are correct
2 (a) and (d) are correct.
3 (a), (c), (d) are correct.
4 (a), (c) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a) and (d) are correct.
6 What are the constituent elements of Simon’s Flow Chart that are the components of management system ?

(a) Planning

(b) Staffing

(c) Motivating

(d) Innovating

Codes :
1 (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
2 (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
3 (a), (b) and (c) are correct.
4 (a), (c) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a), (b) and (d) are correct.
7 Which of the following are the characteristics of not-for-profit organizations according to Edward G. Evans ?

(a) Financial sources derived from outside funding sources rather than from sales of service.

(b) Have clear indicator of effect i.e. profit or loss.

(c) Organizations are public rather than private.

(d) Funding preferences for collaborative projects.

Codes :
1 (a), (b), (c) are correct
2 (a), (b) and (d) are correct
3 (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
4 (b) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (a), (c) and (d) are correct.
8 Which of the following are the criteria for defined open standard in W3C (2006) ?

(a) Transparency and Impartiality

(b) Maintenance and Relevance

(c) Availability and Openness

(d) Security and Preservation

Codes :
1 (a) and (c) are correct
2 (a), (b), (c) are correct.
3 (a) and (d) are correct
4 (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a), (b), (c) are correct.
9 A Blog usually provides

(a) a commentary on a particular subject.

(b) a personal online diary.

(c) an online brand advertising of a particular individual or company

.

(d) an exclusive pre-paid publishing tool and non-instructional and non-illustrative resource for the scribes.

Codes :
1 (a), (b) and (c) are correct.
2 (a) and (b) are correct
3 (a) and (c) are correct
4 (a), (c) and (d) are correct

Answer: (a), (b) and (c) are correct.
10 Which of the following are pillars of information literacy according to SCONUL seven pillars of information literacy ?

(a) Find

(c) Identify

(b) Gather

(d) Manage

1 (a), (b) and (d) are correct
2 (a), (b) and (c) are correct
3 (a), (c) and (d) are correct
4 (b), (c) and (d) are correct

Answer: (b), (c) and (d) are correct.
11 Identify from the following, the digital library projects were implemented by C-DAC (Agency) Noida :

(a) Creation of Vidwan database

(b) Print your own book – Mobile Digital Library

(c) Creation of Shodhsindhu

(d) Creation of Digital Library of Books in President House

Codes :
1 (a) and (b) are correct
2 (b) and (c) are correct
3 (c) and (d) are correct
4 (b) and (d) are correct.

Answer: (b) and (d) are correct.
12 Identify the sequence of the ‘title’ and ‘statement of responsibility’ area from the following :

(a) Title proper

(b) Parallel title

(c) General Material Designation (GMD)

(d) Statement of responsibility

Codes :
1 (a), (b) and (d)
2 (b), (c) and (d)
3 (a), (c), (b) and (d)
4 (a), (c) and (d)

Answer: (a), (c), (b) and (d)
13 Arrange the following according to their year of origin/publication :

(a) Cause and effect diagram

(b) MBO

(c) Pareto Principle

(d) POSDCORB

Codes :
1 (a), (b), (c), (d)
2 (b), (c), (d), (a)
3 (c), (d), (a), (b)
4 (d), (a), (b), (c)

Answer: (c), (d), (a), (b)
14 Arrange the following Public Libraries Acts’ according to their year of enactment :

(a) Gujarat Public Libraries Act

(b) Chhattisgarh Public Libraries Act

(c) Goa Public Libraries Act

(d) Rajasthan Public Libraries Act

Codes :
1 (a), (c), (b), (d)
2 (c), (d), (b), (a)
3 (c), (a), (d), (b)
4 (d), (b), (c), (a)

Answer: (c), (a), (d), (b)
15 Arrange the following laws / principles from lower to higher level as propounded by S.R. Ranganathan.

(a) Fundamental Laws

(b) Canons

(c) Principles

(d) Basic Laws

Code :
1 (c), (b), (a), (d)
2 (a), (b), (c), (d)
3 (b), (d), (a), (c)
4 (d), (c), (b), (a)

Answer: (c), (b), (a), (d)

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