KVS, NVS, DSSSB, RSMSSB & Other Competitive Exams Practice Set-28

KVS, NVS, DSSSB, RSMSSB & Other Competitive Exams Practice Set: These multiple choice practice sets intend to help aspiring Library Professionals to prepare for various job-oriented competitive exams conducted by several agencies time to time. It is hoped that these objective questions sets will serve a useful purpose and help a large number of LIS professionals to qualify and get better job opportunities.

KVS, NVS, DSSSB, RSMSSB & Other Competitive Exams Practice Set-28

1. A measure of the amount of information that can be transmitted in a given time is called:

Answer: (C) Bandwidth
Note: In computing, Bandwidth is the maximum data transfer rate of a network or Internet connection. It measures how much data can be sent over a specific connection in a given amount of time.

2. The portion of relevant documents that are retrieved is __.

Answer: (A) Recall

3. What is the unit of the rate of communication data on the channel?

Answer: (B) bps
Notes: Bits per second (Bps) is a unit used for measuring the speed of transmission of data on a network of computers – that is the amount of information sent or received in a given amount of time.

4. The concept of 'Software 2.0' is given by __.

Answer: (C) Andrej Karpathy
Notes: The concept of Software 2.0 is given by Andrej Karpathy, director of Artificial Intelligence at Tesla. Software 2.0 is translating human intuition into machine code directly through advances in machine learning.

5. Phases of Third generation computers belong to the year __.

Answer: (D) 1964-1971

6. Which of the following searches websites by keywords?

Answer: (B) Search engines

7. Junk email is also called __.

Answer: (B) Spam
Notes: Junk email is unsolicited messages sent in bulk by email.

8. ‘Peek-a-boo’ is a __.

Answer: (B) Post-coordinate index

9. ‘Peek-a-boo’ is also known as __.

Answer: (A) Optical coincidence system
Notes: Peek-a-boo – a post coordinate index, also called ‘Optical Coincidence’ or ‘Batten Card’ was devised in 1944 by W. E. Batten.

10. The term 'Bibliotherapy' is coined by __.

Answer: (A) Samuel Crothers
Notes: The term 'Bibliotherapy' was coined by Samuel McChord Crothers in 1916.

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