Friday, August 28, 2015

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test December 2013 Paper III (41-50)

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41.Which symbol is not used in CDS/ ISIS ?
Dollar ($)
Dot (•)
Tilde (~)
Caret (^)

42.Which of the following is a virtual book store ?
Google scholar
Yahoo India
Amazon.com
Rediff

43.A file organization in which records are arranged according to the value of primary key field is ..
Transaction file
Inverted file
Detailed file
Sequential file

44.Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :
(i) Documentation----------- (a) Paulin Atherton
(ii) Putting knowledge----------- (b) Eric De Solla to work Price
(iii) Little science, Big science -----------(c) Alvin Tofler
(iv) The third wave------------ (d) S. C. Bradford

(a) (b) (c) (d)
(d) (a) (b) (c)
(b) (c) (a) (d)
(c) (b) (d) (a)

45.In cataloguing, the name of a saint taken as a proper name is called ......
Hagionym
Hieronym
Pseudonym
Stigmonym

46.The ICCP directly led to :
Agreement on filing rules
A recognition of corporate authorship
The development of MARC format
Concept of shared cataloguing

47.A drawing titled “View of Honolulu” sketched from mature by Paul Emmert and printed by Briton and Rey at San Francisco would be entered in the main entry according to AACR-2 under the heading :
View of Honolulu
Emmert, Paul
Briton and Rey
San Francisco

48.Some experts consider third generation of OPACs as :
A little more than imitations of card catalogues
Primary book finding list that work best for known item searching
WebOPACs with GUI interfaces, Z39.50 complaint systems
Systems marked by increasing the number of access points

49.Limiting the number of entries in respect of different kinds of material acquired by the library is :
Simplified cataloguing
Copy cataloguing
Analytical cataloguing
Selective cataloguing

50.Which one of the following would be correct evolutionary sequence ?
Bibliometrics, Informatics, Librametry, Webometrics
Bibliometrics, Librametry, Informatics, Webometrics
Librametry, Bibliometrics, Informatics, Webometrics
Librametry, Bibliometrics, Webometrics, Informatics

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test December 2013 Paper III (31-40)

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31.Which type of switching system is used in telephone network ?
Message switching
Circuit switching
Packet switching
Source switching

32.E-mail systems are based on ............... model.
Only store
Store and forward
Collect and preserve
Only disseminate

33.Which information scientist has expressed knowledge in a simple mathematical equation K(S) 1 K(S S) ?
B. C. Brooks
C. E. Shanon
N. J. Belkin
F. Machlup

34....... softwares are protected by laws and also owned by a particular owner.
Proprietary
Exchangeable
Open system
Freeware

35.Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :
(i) Operating system----------- (a) WinZip
(ii) Utility software -----------(b) C++
(iii) Application software----------- (c) Linux
(iv) High level language----------- (d) MS Office

(b) (d) (a) (c)
(c) (a) (d) (b)
(a) (b) (c) (d)
(d) (c) (b) (a)

36.Which of the following budgeting methods does not take into consideration previous income and expenditure ?
Formula budget
Zero based budget
Programme budget
Line by line budget

37.In Binary Number System digit 9 is represented by :
1000
1001
1010
1011

38.Data Mining is .....
A technique for searching large scale databases for patterns
A database used for reporting
A repository of an organisation’s stored data
The process of designing, building and maintaining an organisation’s database

39.Who coined the term ‘Blog’ ?
Peter Merhotz
John Berger
David Weiner
Michael Zeinne

40.FRBR is ..........
a data model
a catalogue model
a conceptual model
a bibliographic model

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test December 2013 Paper III (21-30)

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21.Identify the group that contains only non-probability sampling techniques :
Purposive, convenience, simple random and snowball
Purposive, convenience, volunteer and snowball
Convenience, simple random, volunteer and snowball
Simple random, purposive, volunteer and snowball

22.Multiplexing is process of transmitting ..................... via single carrier.
Several different signals
Complex signals
Solo signals
Diverting signals

23.The ‘methodology section’ of the research plan specifies .........
Population and sample
Results of prior studies
Apparatus, instruments and materials
Both (A) and (C)

24.Which of the following includes examples of quantitative variables ?
Age, temperature, weight, height
Grade point average, income
Gender, religion, ethnic group
Both (A) and (B)

25.Which of the following terms best describe data that were originally collected at an earlier time by a different person for a different purpose ?
Primary data
Secondary data
Experimental data
Field notes

26.A probability which is associated with the occurrence of an event is expressed as a number between :
0 and 1
+1 and –1
–1 and 0
1 and < 1

27.Whether library is a system ?
Yes, it has its sections as a system has
No, it cannot be a system
Quite impossible
Library is separate from a system

28.‘Quality Circles’ in organization is used in :
Personnel Estimation
Personnel Evaluation
Budgetary Control
Participative Management

29.The motivation theory that is based on two stimuli motivators and hygienic factors is suggested by :
McGregor
Argyris
Maslow
Herzberg

30.Combination of any two or more topologies is called as .......
Unique
Hybrid
Bus
Physical

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test December 2013 Paper III (11-20)

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11.Bandwidth is measured in .......
Megabite
Hertz
Gegabite
Terabite

12.Pathfinders are basically ....
Subject bibliographies
Bio-bibliographies
Biographies
Bulletins

13.Which organization has introduced the concept of ‘Sister Libraries’ for children’s and young adults reading ?
UNESCO
IFLA
LC
LA

14.Which of the following can be identified with Ranganathan’s fifth law of library science ?
Providing Reference Service
Providing Open Access
Providing Analytical Entries
Acquiring new books

15.Arrange the following publications in their chronological order from the earliest to the latest :
(i) A.L.A. List of Subject Headings
(ii) Subject headings used in the Dictionary Catalogues of the Library of Congress (Later changed to ‘Library of Congress Subject Headings’)
(iii) Rules for a Dictionary Catalogue
(iv) List of Subject Headings for Small Libraries (Later changed to ‘Sear’s List of Subject Headings’)

(i), (ii), (iii), (iv)
(iii), (ii), (i), (iv)
(iii), (i), (ii), (iv)
(i), (iii), (ii), (iv)

16.The year of publication in parenthesis follows immediately after the name/s of the authors in :
Chicago Manual of Style
Modern Language Association
American Psychological Association
Scientific Style and Format

17.The transmission of receiver’s reaction back to the sender is known as :
Noise
Medium
Feedback
Redundancy

18.Non-web forms of hypertext and hypermedia includes .......
CD-ROM and DVD encyclopedia
Printed books
Data links
Information links

19.The ‘Chi-square Test’ is used to compare the observed frequency with that of ........................ frequency.
Expected
Experimental
Enumerated
Imaginary

20.Assertion (A) : Historical research cannot be regarded scientific as it lacks replication and reliability.
Reason (R) : Historical research is truly scientific as it is based on criticism.

Both (A) and (R) are true
(A) is true but (R) is false
(A) is false but (R) is true
Both (A) and (R) are false

Monday, August 24, 2015

Maharashtra State Eligibility Test December 2013 Paper III (1-10)

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1.Identify the correct match and select the correct answer from the codes given below :
(i) Citation Indexing (a) Sharp
(ii) Keyword Indexing (b) Garfield
(iii) Automatic Indexing (c) Luhn
(iv) SLIC (d) Herbert
(b) (c) (d) (a)
(a) (d) (c) (b)
(c) (a) (d) (b)
(d) (c) (b) (a)

2.The model summarized as “who says what in which channel to whom with what effect” is :
George Gerbner
Lasswell
Shannon and Weaver
Schramm

3.A restricted set of words and phrases that are used to describe documents within a given set is :
Controlled vocabulary
Suggestive vocabulary
Prescriptive vocabulary
Descriptive vocabulary

4.In computer virus terms, “metamorphic code” is a code :
That can generate an encryptor
That can generate a decryptor
That mutates while keeping the original algorithm intact
That can reprogram itself

5.Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below :
(i) Subject access (a) 0XX
(ii) Notes (b) 4XX
(iii) Series statement (c) 5XX
(iv) Control information (d) 6XX
(d) (c) (b) (a)
(c) (d) (b) (a)
(a) (c) (d) (b)
(c) (a) (b) (d)

6.Group three entities in FRBR consist of :
Concept and object
Concept, object and subject
Author, title, event and place
Concept, object, event and place

7.The two storage technologies are .....
Electronic and Magnetic
Magnetic and Optical
Optical and Electronic
Electronic and Electrical

8.The Dublin Core metadata elements related mainly to the resource as intellectual property are :
Creator, Publisher, Identifier and Rights
Creator, Publisher, Relation and Rights
Creator, Title, Subject and Relation
Creator, Publisher, Contributor and Rights

9.In the MARC record structure, which component is an index to the location of variable-length fields within record ?
Leader
Directory
Fixed fields
Fields for subject access

10.Arrange the following events in their ascending chronological order :
(i) International Meeting of Cataloguing Experts
(ii) The International Conference on Cataloguing Principles held in Paris
(iii) The ‘Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, Second Edition’ (AACR-2)
(iv) Publication of two versions of the Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules (AACR), a North American text and a British text

(i), (ii), (iv), (iii)
(i), (ii), (iii), (iv)
(ii), (iv), (i), (iii)
(ii), (i), (iv), (iii)

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