LIS MCQs about Library Management – Quiz-1

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LIS MCQs about Library Management

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1. What do __you know about Cost analysis management?
A. Management is a process
B. Process of making collective efforts aimful
C. Is a collective process
D. Is a single process
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2. What is the meaning of management?
A. Advice on taking work from the Others
B. Working with oneself and also with Others
C. Working oneself for the others
D. None of these
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3. What are the three levels of management?
A. First, second and third
B. Primary, secondary and tertiary
C. Top, middle and operational
D. Top, middle and low
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4. What is the main function of middle management?
A. The planning of the organization
B. Involving in routine operational
work of the organization
C. To involve in planning as well
as in routine operational work
D. None of the above
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5. Which of the following has its objective to get maximum output?
A. Personal planning
B. Management
C. Industrial administration
D. Public administration
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6. A small group of managers responsible for total management the organization is called:
A. Low management
B. Scientific management
C. Top management
D. Operational management
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7. Measurement of the performance of a service in relation to cost is:
A. Cost according
B. Cost analysis
C. Cost-effectiveness
D. Performance analysis
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8. Organization is a group of individuals joined together to:
A. Accomplish individual goals
B. Accomplish some common Objectives
C. Carry on assigned tasks
D. Help each other
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9. Which level management is responsible for the execution of activities supervision and monitoring?
A. Top
B. Middle
C. Operational
D. None of the above
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10. The catchword “POSDCORB” adopted by:
A. Henry Fayol
B. Luther Gulick
C. F.W. Taylor
D. J.W Schulze
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11. The mam aims or the Scientific Management is centered on:
A. Organizational structure
B. Duties of senior staff
C. Motivation to staff
D. Production, efficiency an
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12. The function of elements management are planning, organizing staffing, direction coordination reporting and:
A. Co-operating
B. Correcting
C. Budgeting
D. None of the above
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13. KARDEX system is devised for

A. Record of books
B. Record of MSS
C. Record of periodicals
D. Record of maps
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14. Programmed Evaluation and Review Techniques (PERT) and Critical Path. Method (CPM) is used in improving quality in:
A. Organization
B. Modem management
C. Budgeting
D. Reporting
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15. What is the meaning of MBO?
A. Manage through the objectives
B. Manage through the
C. Manage through the processes
D. Manage through the functions
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16. Which of the following acronym represents the functional elements of scientific management?
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17. Who propounded the management theory of human relations?
A. A. Mosco
B. E. Mayo
C. McGregor
D. E. Hertzberg
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18. Management by objectives is the managerial behavior that emphasizes on getting specific aims – who gave this definition of MBO?
A. Luther Gulick
B. Allen
C. Henderson
D. Henry Fayol
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19. Organizational Chart shows the structure of an organization m the way:
A. Vertical and linear
B. Horizontal and vertical
C. Horizontal and circular
D. Vertical and circular
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20. What is the full form of MBO?
A. Modem Budget Operation
B. Modem Bibliographic
C. Management by Objectives
D. Management by Organization
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21. Who propounded the acronym for functional elements?
A. Henry Fayol
B. Ranganathan
C. Luther Gulick
D. L W Taylor
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22. Who was the propounded scientific theory of management?
A. Luther Gulick
B. F. W Taylor
C. Henry Fayol
D. P. Drucker
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23. Who is the propounded of industrial, social-psychological, and human behavior theories of management?
A. E. Mayo
B. E. Hertzberg
C. McGregor
D. A. Mosco
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24. Who first propounded the concept of MBO?
A. Henry Fayol
B. E. Mayo
C. P. Drucker
D. L. Brandis
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25. What is the total number of functional elements of scientific management
A. 11
B. 6
C. 8
D. 9
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26. What is the time period of scientific

A. Before 1960
B. 1880-1917
C. 1917-1950
D. After 1950
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27. Henry Faro is concerned with which school of thought?
A. Classical
B. Decision
C. Social system
D. Human relations
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28. Who classified scientific principles of management with library management?
A. Ranganathan
B. E. J. Evans
C. B. P. Singh
D. Derik Austin
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29. McGregor is concerned with which school of thought of management?
A. Human behavior
B. Classical
C. Scientific management
D. Human relations
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30. The concept of motivation is mainly psychological. It relates to those forces operating within an individual employees or subordinates which impel them to act in certain ways, who defines:
A. Dale S. Beach
B. McFarland
C. E.J. Evans
D. Derik Austin
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31. What is not the meaning of decision-making?
A. Determine the objects
B. To come to a result
C. Identification of policies
D. Taking work from the workers
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32. What are the online products and services nowadays available in libraries and information centers?
A. Books, periodicals, and bibliographies
B. CD-ROM, DVD, Diskettes, etc.
D. All the above
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33. What is the second step in the decision-making process?
A. Identification of the problem
B. Making a list of curriculums
C. Definite objective values
D. Selecting the result
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34. Likert name is associated with:
A. Style of leadership
B. Decision-making theory
C. Theory of motivation
D. None of the above
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35. Koontz & O’Donnell formulated 7 steps of the process:
A. Personnel management
B. Planning
C. Direction
D. Budget making
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36. Which of the following activities is the activity of marketing?
A. Promotion
B. Prices
C. Motivation
D. Sale
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37. What is the focus of planning?
A. Organization
B. Decision making
C. Administration
D. Coordination
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38. Who has the right to take a decision about the libraries?
A. All the workers of the library
B. In charge of sections
C. Librarian
D. Assistant librarian
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39. ‘Theory Y’ lays emphasis on:
A. Play rather than work
B. Control of worker
C. Close supervision
D. Less external control, more control
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40. What are the guidelines for planning
of a library system?

A. BIS standard
B. Five laws of library science
C. Law of interpretation
D. Principle of osmosis
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41. Which of the following is not an element of planning?
A. Aims
B. Policies
C. Activities
D. Results
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42. What is the. meaning of a system?
A. It is a way of doing work
B. It classifies the difference between two things
C. It is a method of accomplishing library work
D. Library is called system
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43. What do you know about the span of Control?
A. The number of activities that a manager can effectively manage
B. Strict control over the staff by the manager
C. Various types of controlling the organization
D. The area of the organization to be controlled
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44. What is the meaning of the organizational structure of the libraries?
A. Structure of the library
B. Structure of the parental body of the library
C. Structure of the library building
D. Blueprint of the structure of the library
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45. Who propounded the 10 principles of organization?
A. Ureic
B. Heart
C. Sprit
D. Brain
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46. Whether different types of organizational charts are meant for different types of libraries:
A. Yes
B. No
C. Separate for each library
D. None of the above
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47. What is Esprit de corps?
A. Teamwork
B. Collective work
C. Personal work
D. Functional work
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48. What is a system?
A. A set of elements
B. A structure
C. An aimless set of some components
D. An aimful set of interdependent components
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49. Who amongst the following considered organization as a machine?
A. Wilson and Tauber
B. Luther Gulick
C. Henry Fayol
D. Anderson
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50. What Is called the graphic presentation of the organizational structure?
A. Organization
B. Organization chart
C. Graphic chart
D. Flow chart
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So, these are the MCQs 01-50 for Library Management.

MCQs of Library Management


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