Library Science MCQs of Information, Communication & Society (Quiz-13)

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LIS MCQs about Information, Communication & Society

The following are the MCQs of Library Science is about communication, information about library science, and Library society:

261. The British Library Act came into being in the year
A. 1901
B. 1932
C. 1961
D. 1972
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262. Foreign embassy Libraries established in Pakistan fall under the category of
A. Academic Library
B. Contact Library
C. Embassy Library
D. Public Library
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263. Librarian’s day is celebrated every year on
A. 2nd January
B. 12th April
C. 2nd June
D. 12th August
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264. The Prime Minister of Pakistan announced that world book and copyright day will be celebrated every year on
A. 21st April
B. 22nd April
C. 29th April
D. 5th May
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265. OCLC was established in the year
A. 1899
B. 1911
C. 1967
D. 1987
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266. Mesopotamia was a great civilization based on the many cultures sited on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers of the near east, including Assyria, Sumer, Akkad Babylonia, be inning about
A. 4000 BC
B. 4500 BC
C. 2500 BC
D. 3500 BC
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267. A great Library of Ashurbanipal was established in the city of
A. Baghdad
B. Babylonia
C. Nineveh
D. Macedonia
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268. Ancient Greek city, located in Anatolia (Turkey) was one of the most important Libraries in the ancient world
A. Alexandria Library
B. Imperial Library
C. Nippur Library
D. Pergamum Library
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269. The Lyceum was a larger institution than the academy it’s work was supported by both a Library and a Museum was founded
A. 226 BC
B. 336 BC
C. 500 BC
D. 425 BC
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270. Plutarch mentions that 200,000 books were transferred from Pergamum Library to
A. Alexandria Library
B. Patriarchal Library
C. Macedonia Library
D. Imperial Library
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271. Which Library was established under the first two Ptolemies early in the third century BC?
A. Alexandria Library
B. Patriarchal Library
C. Macedonia Library
D. Pergamum Library
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272. In Alexandria Library the national bibliography was carried out under the supervision of
A. Aristophanes
B. Byzantium
C. Callimachus
D. Eratosthenes
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273. In Alexandria library, the bibliography was based on a shelf list written on tablets the word used for this work was
A. Bibliography
B. Catalogue
C. Index
D. Pinakes
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274. Which library has the collection of 200,000 to 30,000 cuneiform tablets containing texts remains for scholars to study today and most of it is now in the possession of the British Museum or the Iraq Department of Antiquities?
A. Alexandria library
B. Assurbanipal library
C. Macedonia library
D. Pergamum Library
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275. Where the earliest collections were probably associated in
A. Libraries
B. Museums
C. Archives
D. Temples and Shrines
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276. In Afghanistan city, they mostly contained books which were made of paper and took a codex or modern form instead of a scroll they could be found in mosques, private homes, and universities of
A. Kabul
B. Jalalabad
C. Kandahar
D. Timbuktu
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277. A bibliography Al-Fihrist demonstrates the devotion of medieval Muslim scholars to books and reliable sources it contains a description of thousands of books circulating in the Islamic world circa 1000 and was compiled by
A. Haroon-ur-rashid
B. Ibn-al-Nadim
C. Mamoon-ur-Rashid
D. Ibn Batota
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278. The first and most distinguished Library was established by Assurbanipal at his place in Nineveh in the year
A. 361-366 BC
B. 461-468 BC
C. 631-668 BC
D. 431-466 BC
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279. There is also evidence of libraries in Nippur (Iraq) about
A. 1900 BC
B. 1700 BC
C. 1600 BC
D. 1500 BC
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280. Alexander had established Alexandria Library in the year
A. 300 BC
B. 323 BC
C. 350 BC
D. 390 BC
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281. The first public library of the Arab Bayt-al-Hikmah library was established in
A. Baghdad in 786-809
B. Cairo in 768-809
C. Baghdad in 687-799
D. Damascus in 687-709
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282. The Bayt al-Hakmah (home of wisdom) was established by
A. Mamun-al-Rashid
B. Harun al-Rashid
C. General Gohar
D. Fatimid al-hakim
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283. Dar al-Hakmah was established by the Fatimid al-Hakim in
A. 780 AD
B. 970 AD
C. 1005 AD
D. 1205 AD
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284. National Library and Archives (Oarel-Kotob) in Cairo is the largest Library in
A. Egypt
B. Room
C. Madras
D. Qurtaba
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285. The skins of sheep, goats, and cattle were all used for binding or, more frequently as a writing surface is called
A. Clay tablets
B. Papyrus
C. parchment
D. Codex
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286. A paper was made of grass-like water plant is known as
A. Sanober
B. Papyrus
C. Neem
D. Paporious
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287. The height of the papyrus roll is
A. 6 inches
B. 12 inches
C. 1.2 inches
D. 1.6 inches
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288. The writing material made from soil and water, inscribed while wet with a stick-like stylus, then sun-baked to preserve the cuneiform makings is called
A. Clay Tablets
B. Papyrus
C. Parchment
D. Codex
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289. The clay tablets of Mesopotamia, dating back as far as
A. 3000 BC
B. 3500 BC
C. 4000 BC
D. 5500 BC
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290. The number of the discovered materials in the Assurbanipal Library is
A. 10,000 Tablets
B. 15,000 Tablets
C. 20,000 Tablets
D. 25,000 Tablets
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