UGC-NET December 2019 Solved Questions with Explanations (61-70)

UGC-NET December 2019 Solved Questions with Explanations (61-70)

61.  Arrange the correct sequence of the following facets of Book Number according to Colon Classification (6th ed.)?
      a)    Language Number             
      b)    Volume Number
      c)    Copy Number
      d)    Form Number
         A.    (c), (a), (b) and (d)
         B.     (a), (d) (b) and (c)
         C.     (a), (c), (d) and (b)
         D.     (d), (b), (a) and (c)

Answer: B

Notes: Ranganathan’s Book Number formula first introduced in the 6th edition of Colon Classification, is based on a chronological system devised by W.S. Biscoe (Biscoe Time Numbers, 1885) and endorsed by his mentor Melvil Dewey. The broader formula for book numbers is [L][F][Y].[V]-[S];[C]:[g] — standing for language, form, year of publication, volume, supplement, copy and commentary respectively, of the book.

62.  The concept of ‘Information Encountering (IE) was introduced in the domain information behavior literature by Sanda Erdelez in 1997, where she proposed a conceptual framework for facilitating systematic study of IE. Select the three key characteristics of information identified by Erdelez in her study:
      a)    Characteristics of the information user      
      b)    Characteristics of information seeking habit
      c)    Characteristics of information environment
      d)    Characteristics of encountered information
         A.    (a), (c) and (d) are correct
         B.    (b), (c) and (d) are correct
         C.    (c) and (d) are correct
         D.    (a), (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: A

Notes: [The Question composition was wrong & therefore omitted. It has been modified slightly for correction]. The concept of information encountering, introduced by Sanda Erdelez in 1997 refers to situations where, during the search for information on one topic, users accidentally find information related to some other topic of interest. Erdelez identifies four characteristics of information encountering: user, environment, information, and problem.

 63.  Which are the factors responsible for deterioration of Library Materials?
      a)    Biological Factor                
      b)    Electromagnetic Factor
      c)    Chemical Factor
      d)    Environmental Factor
         A.    (a), (c) and (d) are correct
         B.    (b), (c) and (d) are correct
         C.    (c) and (d) are correct
         D.    (a), (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: A

64. Assertion (A): As the level of Recall decreases, the precision increases.
       Reason (R): Recall and Precision are not always inversely correlated.

A.  (A) is false, but (R) is true
B.  (A) is true but (R )is false
C.   Both (A) and (R) are false
D.  Both (A) and (R) are true

Answer: B

 65.  Which of the following are Reference Style Management tools?
      a)    Stata           
      b)    Refworks
      c)    Mendeley
      d)    Zotero
         A.    (a), (c) and (d) are correct
         B.    (b), (c) and (d) are correct
         C.    (c) and (d) are correct
         D.    (a), (b) and (d) are correct

Answer: B

66.  Which of the following ‘Change Management Model’ has three stages namely, unfreezing, changing and refreezing?
A.  Mary Parker Follett’s Model
B.   Kurt Lewin’s Model
C.   Henry Minzberg’s Model
D.  Lillion Gilberth’s Model

Answer:  B (Kurt Lewin’s Model)

Notes: Kurt Lewin is one of the earliest change thinkers- his ‘Three Step Change Model’ laid the foundations for modern day change theory. In his paper, ‘Frontier in Group Dynamics’ published in 1947, he proposed a three-step process: unfreeze, change/move, refreeze, for change management. 

67.  Which of the following are the high-level classes or entities in the BIBFRAME model?
      a)    Work          
      b)    Instance
      c)    Item
      d)    Author
         A.    (a), (c) and (d) are correct
         B.    (b), (c) and (d) are correct
         C.    (c) and (d) are correct
         D.    (a), (b) and (c) are correct

Answer: D

Notes: BIBFRAME 2.0 organizes bibliographic information into three core levels of abstraction: Work, Instance, and Item.

68.  Dublin Core Metadata Element set version1.1 consists of __.
A.  Fifteen elements
B.   Eighteen elements
C.   Twenty elements
D.  Twenty two elements

Answer:  A (Fifteen elements)

69.  Which of the following routes is critical in CPM?
A.  Shortest route
B.   Longest route
C.   Routes having simple activities
D.  Routes having less important activity

Answer:  B (Longest route)

70.  According to S. R. Ranganathan, ‘Wherever telescoping of array is done, the canon of Hierarchy is violated. This violation is deliberately done to satisfy:
A.  Law of Parsimony
B.   Law of Local Variation
C.   Law of Symmetry
D.  Law of Interpretation

Answer:  A (Law of Parsimony)

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