[week 5][imd312_ch.4: Information Source_dictionaries & Encyclopedia]

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Authorship is the range of subject matter and the limitations of information source.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Genealogy is the reputation of the publisher or the sponsoring agency.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Physical make-up is one the evaluation criteria under Arrangement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Physical make-up is one the evaluation criteria under Special features.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Dictionary is a reference book that contains words listed in alphabetical order.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Lexicon is also known as encyclopedia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Abridged is a comprehensive, covering all the words of a language, provide more information than abridged dictionary
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Abridged dictionary is also known as desk dictionary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Subject Encyclopedia give more in-depth coverage to specific field of knowledge.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Encyclopedia often used to provide answer for ‘Pre-research” information – useful launch point for learning basic research skills & for embarking on research itself.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Syllabication is the division of words into syllables, either in speech or in writing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Foreign language/English-Language Dictionaries is a popular type of reference book, generally issued in series by major publishers with the same format throughout the series.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Merriam-Webster’s  Collegiate Dictionaries is one of the example of desk dictionary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Dictionary of American slang is one of the example of general word dictionary.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    One of the purpose of dictionary is to determine the etymological (which means spelling, syllabication or pronunciation)
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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