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Maharashtra State Eligibility Test May 2016 Paper 3 (31-40)

1. The root of the term ‘Statistical Bibliography’ can be traced to its first use in 1923 by
E.W. Hulme
E.C. Richardson
J.D. Brown
Henry Evelyn Bliss

2. The null hypothesis of Cranfield-II project was that “the various index language devices tested performed equally well”. In this hypothesis performance is
The dependent variable
Independent variable
It is not a variable
It is an assumption

3. Assertion (A) : Questionnaires are often used in surveys as the primary data collection tool.
Reason (R) : Questionnaires prevent personal contact with respondents.

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

4. In research, when a hypothesis is not rejected, When it should have been, it is known as
Type I error
Type II error
Alpha error
Not an error

5. Bradford’s Law of Scattering is expressed by the equation 1 : n : n2. Here 1 represents
The number of articles in the nucleus
The number of journals in the nucleus
The number of zones
It is a multiplier

6. Random sampling is done by
Pick and choose
Sequential counting

7. How many copies of a book should be sent to National Library of India according to Book Delivery Act, 1954
Two Copies
Three Copies
Four Copies
Five Copies

8. Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below
List I
(ii) NIC
(iv) Verus Solutions
List II
(a) Sanjay
(b) SOUL 2.0
(c) New Gen Lib
(d) E-Granthalaya
(b) (a) (c) (d)
(b) (d) (c) (a)
(b) (c) (a) (d)
(b) (d) (a) (c)

9. Match the following and select the correct answer from the codes given below
List I
(i) Web of Science
(ii) Scopus
(iii) J-gate
(iv) Opera
List II
(a) Elsevier
(b) Thomson ISI
(c) Internet Browser
(d) Aggregator
(a) (d) (c) (b)
(b) (a) (d) (c)
(d) (c) (a) (b)
(c) (d) (b) (a)

10. A data warehouse is
A repository of an organization’s electronically stored data
A process of extracting patterns from data
A technique for searching large- scale databases
A method of comparing large amounts of data

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