Altoona Pl Shelving Quiz

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Altoona Pl Shelving Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How can you tell the difference between a Fiction and Non-Fiction book just by looking at the spine label?
    • A. 

      Non Fiction books are filed using the Dewey Decimal System and will have a group of numbers above the subject of the book.

  • 2. 
    What is the difference between Fiction and Non Fiction?
    • A. 

      Non-Fiction is not real. They are all made up.

    • B. 

      Fiction is not real and Non-Fiction is real

    • C. 

      You can only find Non-Fiction books in the Adult areas.

  • 3. 
    Which Dewey number comes first?
    • A. 

      311.126

    • B. 

      311.116

    • C. 

      311.07

    • D. 

      311.094

  • 4. 
    The first thing I should do when I have been given some books that need to be put away is...
    • A. 

      Put them in alphabetical order

    • B. 

      Sort them according to what section of the library they go in

    • C. 

      Ask another student for help

  • 5. 
    What is the correct order on the shelf for these books?
    • A. 

      551.234 KLI, 551.234 LAM, 551.234 PRO

    • B. 

      551.234 LAM, 551.234 KLI, 551.234 PRO

    • C. 

      551.234 PRO, 551.234 KLI, 551.234 LAM

  • 6. 
    What is the correct order on the shelf for these books?
    • A. 

      673.441 ASP, 673.451 DEL, 673. 654 ARP

    • B. 

      673. 654 ARP, 673.441 ASP, 673.451 DEL

    • C. 

      673.451 DEL, 673.441 ASP, 673. 654 ARP

  • 7. 
    What is the correct order on the shelf for these books?
    • A. 

      FIC MCK, FIC MAN, FIC MON

    • B. 

      FIC MON, FIC MCK, FIC MAN

    • C. 

      FIC MON, FIC MAN, FIC MCK

    • D. 

      FIC MAN, FIC MCK, FIC MON

  • 8. 
    Which one shows the words in correct alphabetical order?
    • A. 

      Debt, deadly, defeat, decide, demand

    • B. 

      Deadly, defeat demand, decide, debt

    • C. 

      Deadly, debt, decide, defeat, demand

  • 9. 
    If I see a book that badly needs repair I will:
    • A. 

      Show it to the librarian

    • B. 

      Put the book away

  • 10. 
    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

  • 11. 
    Place the following books in the appropriate order. Schaffner, V  Algonquin Cat Schaefer, J  Shane Schaper, E  The Dancing Bear Schaeffer, S  Buffalo Afternoon Schaefer, J  Kean Land
    • 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

  • 12. 
    When shelving a book by MacElvain, you would place the book between
    • A. 

      MacAvery and McCarter

    • B. 

      McCarter and McEvans

    • C. 

      MacEvans and McFree

  • 13. 
    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

  • 14. 
    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

  • 15. 
    How does the Dewey Decimal System work?
    • A. 

      By multiplying the cost of the book by the barcode number

    • B. 

      By allocating books a spine number based on the subject

    • C. 

      By allocating books a spine number based on date written

  • 16. 
    How are non-fiction books put in order in the library?
    • A. 

      By order of when they were purchased

    • B. 

      Using the Dewey Decimal System

    • C. 

      By colour

  • 17. 
    What does PAC stand for?
    • A. 

      Online Public Access Catalogue

    • B. 

      Only People And Cats

    • C. 

      Online Powered Administration Computer

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