Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) December 2018 Solved Questions with Explanations (31-40)

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) December 2018 Solved Questions with Explanations (31-40)

1.      Operating System developed by Google for mobile phone is called:
A.    Opera
B.     Android
C.     Apple
D.    Linux

Answer: B (Android)

Notes: Android is a mobile operating system developed by Google first released in 2008. It is based on a modified version of the Linux Kernel and other open source software and is designed primarily for touch screen mobile devices such as Smartphones and tablets.

2.      D-Base is __.
A.    Application software
B.     System software
C.     Internal storage
D.    External storage

Answer: A (Application software)

3.      Which one of the following is regarded as supplement to all types of reference sources?
A.    Biography
B.     Directory
C.     Encyclopedia
D.    Gazetteers

Answer: C (Encyclopedia)

4.      ‘Encyclopedia Britannica’ ceased its print publication in the year __.
A.    2012
B.     2008
C.     2010
D.    2009
Answer: A (2012)

Notes: 15th edition is the last print edition of Encyclopedia Britannica published in 2010 in 32 volumes. However, the decision for closure of print version came out in March 2012.

5.      ‘Europa World of Learning’ is __.
A.    Professional Directory
B.     Institutional Directory
C.     Topographic Directory
D.    Telephonic Directory

Answer: B (Institutional Directory)

6.  ‘The Nehru Memorial Museum and Library’ is an autonomous institution functioning under the __.
A.    Ministry of Human Resource Development
B.     Ministry of Sports
C.     Ministry of Culture
D.    Ministry of Information and Broadcasting

Answer: C (Ministry of Culture)

Notes: The Nehru Memorial Museum & Library (NMML) housed within the Teen Murti House Complex, is an autonomous institution under the Indian Ministry of Culture, and was founded in 1964 after the death of India’s first Prime Minister, Jawaharlal Nehru.

7.      Acquisition work of the document comprised of __.
A.    Selection and Classification
B.     Selection and Cataloguing
C.     Selection and Reference Service
D.    Selection, Procurement and Accessioning

Answer: D (Selection, Procurement and Accessioning)

8.      Which is not a social bookmarking site?
A.    Digg
B.     Squidoo
C.     Delicious
D.    Facebook

Answer: D (Facebook)

9.      The major part of the special library budget is spent on __.
A.    Building
B.     Periodicals
C.     Furniture
D.    Books

Answer: B (Periodicals)

10.  Which of the following is not a section of a main entry in CCC (Ed. 5)?
A.    Leading Section
B.     Title Section
C.     Name Section
D.    Tracing Section

Answer: C (Name Section)

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