Library & Information Science Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Library & Information Science Quiz Set 36

Questions
1 Assertion (A) : Abstracts are precise representation of the content of a document.

Reason (R): Researcher have time constraints to go through the original articles.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
3 Both (A) and (R) are false.
4 Both (A) and (R) are true.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 Assertion (A) : To increase the specificity, we need to accept long notations.

Reason (R): An important quality of notation is brevity.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 (A) is false but (R) is true
4 (A) is true but (R) is false.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 Assertion (A) : Knowledge organisation and knowledge management are conceptually one and the same.

Reason (R) : Simple Knowledge Organisation System (SKOS) is designed for knowledge management.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
3 Both (A) and (R) are true.
4 Both (A) and (R) are false.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are false.
4 Assertion (A) : One of the key lessons of the web 2.0 era is that users can add value.

Reason (R) : Web 2.0 serve communities of people and are created and maintained by and for the people.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 Both (A) and (R) are false.
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 (A) is true, but (R) is false.

Answer: (A) is true, but (R) is false.
5 Assertion (A) : RSS is considered as an alternative to the current awareness service.

Reason (R): RSS feeds enable us to syndicate data automatically

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 Both (R) and (A) are false.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true
6 Assertion (A) : The Central ideas guiding Qualitative research are same as those in Quntitative research.

Reason (R) : An essential feature of Qualitative research is the recognition and analysis of different perspectives.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 Both (A) and (R) are false.
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 (A) is true, but (R) is false.

Answer: (A) is false, but (R) is true.
7 Assertion (A) : In a particular study, we may reject the alternative hypothesis.

Reason (R): In the same study the null hypothesis is not rejected.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 Both (A) and (R) are false.
3 (A) is true but (R) is false.
4 (A) is false but (R) is true. .

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.
8 Assertion (A) : An electronic library may have both born digital and converted digital documents.

Reason (R) : A document stored in Unicode is same as storing the scanned image of the document.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 (A) is false but (R) is true.
3 Both (A) and (R) are false.
4 (A) is true but (R) is false.

Answer: (A) is true but (R) is false.
9 Assertion (A) : Multilingual dictionaries provide equivalent words in three or more languages.

Reason (R) : They generally do not define the words but they give equivalent words in one or more foreign languages.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 Both (A) and (R) are false.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.
10 Assertion (A) : Wikis have provided everybody an opportunity for authoring, editing and publishing.

Reason (R) : Web has provided very generic rules for creation, maintenance and development of Wikis.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 Both (A) and (R) are false.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.
11 Assertion (A) : Webliographies are bibliographic tools for print and electronic documents.

Reason (R) : Webliography denotes an enumerative list of hypertext links surrounding a common subject following standard citation styles.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, and (R) is false
2 Both (A) and (R) are true
3 (A) is false and (R) is true
4 Both (A) and (R) are false

Answer: (A) is false and (R) is true
12 Assertion (A) : An ISO 2709 : 2008 record structure and review format has ‘Record Label’, ‘Directory’, ‘Data fields’ and ‘Record Separator’.

Reason (R) : ISO 2709 is a subset of MARC.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
4 Both (A) and (R) are false.

Answer: (A) is true, but (R) is false.
13 Assertion (A) : Knowledge Management is an extension of conventional library management.

Reason (R) : Knowledge Management deals with elements like content, technology and culture.

Codes :
1 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
2 (A) is false, but (R) is true.
3 Both (A) and (R) are true.
4 Both (A) and (R) are false.

Answer: (A) is false, but (R) is true.
14 Assertion (A) : Precision ratio is a measure of the efficiency of an indexing system.

Reason (R): Presence of relevant terms increases the precision ratio.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are false.
2 Both (A) and (R) are true.
3 (A) is true, but (R) is false.
4 (A) is false, but (R) is true.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true
15 Assertion (A) : The objective of “Cross Ref” is to improve access to published scholarly works through collaborative technologies.

Reason (R) : “Cross Ref” is a non-profit membership association founded and directed by publishers.

Codes :
1 Both (A) and (R) are true.
2 Both (A) and (R) are false.
3 (A) is true but (R) is false.
4 (A) is false but (R) is true.

Answer: Both (A) and (R) are true.

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