LIS 13 (Router) Quiz

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  • 1. 

    Routing of periodicals is considered as

    • A.

      Circular Routing

    • B.

      Radial Routing

    • C.

      Both a and b

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    C. Both a and b
    Explanation
    Circular routing and radial routing are both considered as methods for routing periodicals. Circular routing involves distributing periodicals in a circular pattern, where each location receives the periodicals and then passes them on to the next location in the circle. Radial routing, on the other hand, involves distributing periodicals from a central location to various locations in a straight line or radial pattern. Both methods are commonly used in the distribution of periodicals to ensure efficient and timely delivery.

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  • 2. 

    Which of the following is useful for Current Awareness Service?Periodicals

    • A.

      Book

    • B.

      Periodicals

    • C.

      Directories

    • D.

      Encyclopedia

    Correct Answer
    B. Periodicals
    Explanation
    Periodicals are useful for Current Awareness Service because they provide up-to-date information on various topics. Unlike books or encyclopedias, which may have outdated information, periodicals are published regularly and contain the latest research, news, and developments in a particular field. They help individuals stay informed and stay current with the latest trends, advancements, and discussions in their area of interest. Directories and encyclopedias may provide valuable information, but they are not as timely or regularly updated as periodicals.

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  • 3. 

    View data is a

    • A.

      SDI

    • B.

      CAS

    • C.

      Telecommunication Service

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. CAS
    Explanation
    CAS stands for Conditional Access System. It is a technology used in telecommunications and broadcasting to control access to digital television services. CAS encrypts the content and requires a decryption key or smart card to access the content. This helps prevent unauthorized viewing of the content and ensures that only paying subscribers can access the service. Therefore, CAS is the correct answer as it is a type of telecommunication service used for controlling access to digital TV services.

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  • 4. 

    What is the meaning of a trend report?

    • A.

      It presents the progress of a specific subject.

    • B.

      It presents progress as well as trend of the subject.

    • C.

      Both a and b

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. It presents progress as well as trend of the subject.
    Explanation
    A trend report provides information on both the progress and the trend of a specific subject. This means that it not only shows how the subject has developed over time but also identifies the current direction or pattern that it is following. By including both progress and trend, a trend report offers a comprehensive analysis of the subject, allowing the reader to understand its past performance and anticipate its future trajectory.

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  • 5. 

    VERA (MIT, 2000) Stands for

    • A.

      Virtual Electronic Resources Access

    • B.

      Virtual Electric Reference Access

    • C.

      Both a and b

    • D.

      None of the above

    Correct Answer
    A. Virtual Electronic Resources Access
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Virtual Electronic Resources Access". This is because VERA (MIT, 2000) is an acronym that stands for Virtual Electronic Resources Access. It is a term used to describe a system or platform that allows users to access electronic resources virtually, such as online databases, journals, and books. The other options, "Virtual Electric Reference Access" and "both a and b", are not correct because they do not accurately represent the meaning of the acronym VERA.

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  • 6. 

    ONIX Stands for     

    • A.

      Online Information Exchange for Books, publishing by U.K

    • B.

      Online Information Exchange for Books, publishing by U.S.A

    • C.

      Online Information Exchange for Books, publishing by India

    • D.

      Online Information Exchange for Back volumes, publishing by IFLA

    Correct Answer
    A. Online Information Exchange for Books, publishing by U.K
    Explanation
    ONIX stands for Online Information Exchange for Books, publishing by U.K. This acronym represents a standard format used in the book industry to exchange information about books between publishers, retailers, and other stakeholders. The U.K. is specified in the answer because ONIX was initially developed by EDItEUR, a U.K.-based organization, in collaboration with the book industry. It is important to note that ONIX is not specific to the U.K. and is widely used internationally for book metadata exchange.

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  • 7. 

    Spirit duplication method is also known as            

    • A.

      Hetrography

    • B.

      Electro fax

    • C.

      Diazographic Process

    • D.

      Xerography

    Correct Answer
    A. Hetrography
  • 8. 

     Literature search could be equated with

    • A.

      Reference service

    • B.

      Long range Reference service

    • C.

      Indexing and abstracting service

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    B. Long range Reference service
    Explanation
    Literature search involves conducting a comprehensive search for relevant information in various sources such as books, journals, and databases. It requires a thorough and extensive search process to gather relevant materials for a specific topic or research. Long range reference service refers to providing assistance and guidance to users in conducting in-depth research and accessing relevant resources over an extended period. This aligns with the nature of literature search, making it the correct answer.

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  • 9. 

    Translationum Indicarum is published by 

    • A.

      BLLD

    • B.

      National Library, U.K

    • C.

      UNESCO

    • D.

      None of these

    Correct Answer
    C. UNESCO
    Explanation
    Translationum Indicarum is published by UNESCO.

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