Mass Communication & Journalism Objective Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams | Mass Communication & Journalism MCQs Set 10

Questions
1 Identify the correct sequence of emergence of different types of journalism :
1 Citizen journalism, advocacy journalism, new journalism, alternative journalism
2 Alternative journalism, advocacy journalism, citizen journalism, new journalism
3 New journalism, alternative journalism, advocacy journalism, citizen journalism
4 Advocacy journalism, new journalism, citizen journalism, alternative journalism

Answer: New journalism, alternative journalism, advocacy journalism, citizen journalism
2 Identify the correct chronological sequence of the following statutes :
1 The contempt of Court Act, the copyright Act, the Right to Information Act, the young persons (Harmful publications) Act
2 The copyright Act, the young persons (Harmful publications) Act, the Right to Information Act, the contempt of Court Act
3 The Right to Information Act, The young persons (Harmful publications) Act, the copyright Act, the contempt of Court Act
4 The Young Persons (Harmful publications) Act, the copyright Act, the contempt of Court Act, the Right to Information Act

Answer: The Young Persons (Harmful publications) Act, the copyright Act, the contempt of Court Act, the Right to Information Act
3 The correct chronological sequence of the following theories is :
1 Libertarian, authoritarian, social responsibility, communist
2 Social responsibility, communist, authoritarian, libertarian
3 Communist, libertarian, authoritarian, social responsibility
4 Communist, libertarian, authoritarian, social responsibility

Answer: Communist, libertarian, authoritarian, social responsibility
4 The sequence of language wise circulation of newspapers, as per ABC report of (Jan - June 2016) is :
1 English, Malayalam, Tamil, Hindi
2 Hindi, English, Malayalam, Tamil
3 English, Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam
4 Hindi, Malayalam, English, Tamil

Answer: Hindi, English, Malayalam, Tamil
5 According to critics, effects models are problematic as they are
1 Real
2 Hypothetical
3 Traditional
4 Normative

Answer: Hypothetical
6 In communication, relational information is
1 non-interpretative
2 uncritical
3 non-transferable
4 emotional

Answer: emotional
7 Media of the third degree contain _______ processed forms of representation .
1 personally
2 impersonally
3 digitally
4 conventionally

Answer: digitally
8 Media texts are considered as
1 passive
2 static
3 dynamic
4 negative

Answer: dynamic
9 The theory of frame analysis was developed by
1 Erving Goffman
2 Samuel Huntington
3 F. Inglis
4 Carl Hovland

Answer: Erving Goffman
10 Identify the researcher who distinguished the functions of mass media as manifest and latent.
1 Robert Merton
2 Charles W. Wright
3 P.J. Tichenor
4 G. Tuchman

Answer: Robert Merton
11 One of the barriers to persuasive communication is
1 Income
2 Level of education
3 Age
4 Religion

Answer:Level of education
12 The most important limitation of information-flow theory is
1 Message-centric
2 Source-dominance
3 Channel problem
4 Receiver-specific

Answer: Source-dominance
13 The organization, International Freedom of Expression Exchange, is located in
1 the USA
2 the UK
3 Australia
4 Canada

Answer: Canada
14 Section 499 of Indian Penal Code (IPC) contains the criminal liability of
1 copyright
2 contempt of court
3 defamation
4 sedition

Answer: defamation
15 In cases of copyright violation, the interlocutory injunction is considered as a ______ remedy.
1 Final
2 Constitutional
3 Non-conforming
4 Discretionary

Answer: Discretionary

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