# Shelving Book Test 3

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The shelving test will be scored using the following criteria: You have 25 minutes to complete the test, with a minimum score of 75%. You will only be considered for a position if the above criteria is met. When arranging materials, sort first by the whole number (three digits before the decimal) and then, if there is more than one item with the same whole number, by the number following the decimal point. For example: 800 808. 09 808. 1 808. 14 808. 2 808. 321 Keep in mind that the number after the decimal point is a fraction, so that in the example above. 14 is smaller than. 2, so the item with the number 808. 14 comes before the one with the number 808. 2 Books classed as fiction do not have call numbers. They are arranged on the shelves alphabetically by the last name of the author, i

• 1.
If the books in the following list were placed in order, which book would be the last book placed on the shelf? Timmons, C  Easter Island Timons, W  The New Dress Timothy, C  Tiger Eyes Timmons, R  April Rain  Timmermon, S  Casey
• A.

Timmons, C - Easter Island

• B.

Timons, W - The New Dress

• C.

Timothy, C - Tiger Eyes

• D.

Timmons, R - April Rain

• E.

Timmermon, S – Casey

• 2.
• A.

Kean Land, Shane, Buffalo Afternoon, Algonquin Cat, The Dancing Bear

• B.

Kean Land, Shane, Buffalo Afternoon, The Dancing Bear, Algonquin Cat

• C.

The Dancing Bear, Algonquin Cat, Buffalo Afternoon, Shane, Kean Land

• D.

Algonquin Cat, Buffalo Afternoon, The Dancing Bear, Shane, Kean Land

• 3.
When shelving a book by MacElvain, you would place the book between
• A.

MacAvery and McCarter

• B.

McCarter and McEvans

• C.

MacEvans and McFree

• 4.
• A.

True

• B.

False

• 5.
If the books in the following list were placed in order, which book would be ranked third?001.942001.942072073001.940975001.94203
• A.

001.942

• B.

001.942072073

• C.

001.940975

• D.

001.94203

• 6.
Place the following books in the appropriate order. 629.10392273629.042629.1092629.1300973
• A.

629.10392273, 629.1092, 629.1300973, 629.042

• B.

629.042, 629.10392273, 629.1300973, 629.1092

• C.

629.1300973, 629.1092, 629.10392273, 629.042

• D.

629.042, 629.10392273, 629.1092, 629.1300973

• 7.
When shelving a non-fiction book with the call number 415.017, you would place it between
• A.

415 and 415.001

• B.

415.001 and 415.002

• C.

415.1 and 415.2

• D.

415.01 and 415.02

• 8.
True or False: This is the correct order for the following books.808.802808.8016808.8027 808.803
• A.

True

• B.

False

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