Ten LIS Questions And You (Dus Prashna Aur Aap) - 4

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  • 1. 

    The three Universities of Calcutta, Bombay and Madras were based on the model of which of the following?

    • A.

      University of Scotland

    • B.

      University of London

    • C.

      University of Ireland

    • D.

      University of Netherland

    Correct Answer
    B. University of London
    Explanation
    The three Universities of Calcutta, Bombay, and Madras were based on the model of the University of London. This means that these three universities took inspiration from the University of London in terms of their structure, curriculum, and overall functioning. The University of London, established in 1836, was one of the first universities to offer degrees to students through a centralized system. Its model was widely recognized and adopted by various universities around the world, including the three universities mentioned in the question.

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  • 2. 

    University of Punjab without library was established in the year

    • A.

      1884

    • B.

      1882

    • C.

      1885

    • D.

      1886

    Correct Answer
    B. 1882
    Explanation
    The University of Punjab was established in the year 1882. This means that it was founded in that particular year and did not have a library at the time of its establishment.

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  • 3. 

    From whom of the following Madras University received the donation for constructing library building?

    • A.

      Kissan Mukherjee

    • B.

      Premchand Roychand

    • C.

      William Griffith

    • D.

      Connemara

    Correct Answer
    C. William Griffith
    Explanation
    Madras University received a donation from William Griffith for constructing the library building.

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  • 4. 

    Wheat Loan Educational Programme was introduced in the year

    • A.

      1951-61

    • B.

      1961-71

    • C.

      1956-666

    • D.

      1966-76

    Correct Answer
    A. 1951-61
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1951-61. The Wheat Loan Educational Programme was introduced during this period. It aimed to provide financial assistance to students pursuing higher education in the field of agriculture. The program aimed to promote the study of agriculture and increase the number of skilled professionals in the agricultural sector.

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  • 5. 

    When  UGC was made a statutory body

    • A.

      In Nov - 1956

    • B.

      In Nov - 1952

    • C.

      In Dec - 1954

    • D.

      In Dec - 1953

    Correct Answer
    A. In Nov - 1956
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "In Nov - 1956". This is because the University Grants Commission (UGC) was made a statutory body in November 1956.

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  • 6. 

    A Review Committee on Library Science was appointed by UGC in

    • A.

      1967

    • B.

      1957

    • C.

      1971

    • D.

      1961

    Correct Answer
    D. 1961
    Explanation
    In 1961, UGC appointed a Review Committee on Library Science. This committee was established to review and assess the state of library science education in India. The committee's main objective was to evaluate the existing library science programs and make recommendations for their improvement. This appointment signifies the importance given to library science education during that time and highlights UGC's efforts to enhance the quality of library science education in the country.

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  • 7. 

    Mehrotra Committee(1983) Chairman was belonged which of the following University

    • A.

      Bombay University

    • B.

      Rajasthan University

    • C.

      Delhi University

    • D.

      Punjab University

    Correct Answer
    B. Rajasthan University
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Rajasthan University. The Mehrotra Committee, which was formed in 1983, had its chairman from Rajasthan University.

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  • 8. 

    In 1988 UGC appointed a committee on National Network System under the chairmanship of who of the following

    • A.

      Prof.Yashpal

    • B.

      N.Shshagiri

    Correct Answer
    A. Prof.Yashpal
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Prof. Yashpal. In 1988, the UGC (University Grants Commission) appointed a committee on National Network System. The committee was chaired by Prof. Yashpal.

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  • 9. 

    Who of the following are  one of the members of Ranganathan Committee

    • A.

      S.Bashiruddin

    • B.

      K.S.Hingwe

    • C.

      B.S.Keshavan

    • D.

      S.Parthasarathi

    • E.

      All the above

    Correct Answer
    E. All the above
    Explanation
    All the above options, S.Bashiruddin, K.S.Hingwe, B.S.Keshavan, and S.Parthasarathi, are members of the Ranganathan Committee.

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  • 10. 

    Who was the first chairman of The Library Committee?

    • A.

      Prof.Yashpal

    • B.

      Dr.C.D.Deshmukh

    • C.

      S.R.Ranganathan

    • D.

      Melwil Dewey

    Correct Answer
    B. Dr.C.D.Deshmukh
    Explanation
    Dr. C.D. Deshmukh was the first chairman of The Library Committee. This can be inferred from the given options, where his name is listed as one of the choices.

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