MCQs of Library & Information Management (Quiz 02)

MCQs of Library Science about Library & Information Management. Here you will find the MCQs of Library Science regarding Library & Information Management. We have arrange these MCQs in Quiz format. This is the Quiz 02 of Library & Information Management. If you are a student of Library and Information Management Sciences (LIS), then the knowledge about Library & Information Management are so important to understand. So we have arranged these MCQs of Library Science for understanding its Information Management.

LIS MCQs of Library & Information Management (Quiz 02)

The following are the MCQs of Library & Information Management:

51. A chip on which CPU is provided is known as:
A. Micro-processor
B. Super processor
C. Macro processor
D. Mini processor
➥ View Answer

52. The use of computers to create, view, edit, store, and retrieve data is known as:
A. Printing
B. Programming
C. Processing
D. Retrieving
➥ View Answer

53. Read, print, and display are typical instruments pertaining to:
A. Output device
B. Arithmetic
C. Storage device
D. Input device
➥ View Answer

54. The most important advantage of a video disk is:
A. Cost effectiveness
B. Durability
C. Potential capacity
D. Compactness
➥ View Answer

55. Before a disk drive can access any sector record, a computer program must provide the record’s disk address. What information does this address specify?
A. Surface number
B. Sector number
C. Track number
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

56. What is an output device that uses words or messages recorded on a magnetic medium to produce audio response?
A. Voice recognition unit
B. Voice band
C. • Magnetic tape
D. Voice response unit
➥ View Answer

57. Time during which a job is processed by the computer is called:
A. Format time
B. Real time
C. Execution time
D. Potential time
➥ View Answer

58. A set of instructions in a computer program is known as:
A. Software
B. Downloading
C. Operating system
D. Hardware
➥ View Answer

59. Operating system is also known as:
A. Application software
B. System software
c. Inductive software
D. Deductive software
➥ View Answer

60. To develop software, one requires:
A. Low level chips
B. High level circuit
C. Low level language
D. High level language
➥ View Answer

61. Software which can run computer is called:
A. Operating software
B. Descriptive software
C. Programming software
D. Application software
➥ View Answer

62. Which software can operate specific software:
A. Application software
B. Programming software
C. Operating software
D. Practical software
➥ View Answer

63. A computer program (library software) developed to perform tasks specific to the individual user is known as:
A. Specific software
B. Application software
C. Preferential software
o. System software
➥ View Answer

64. A system which has been designed, programmed, tested by an organization, and then offered for safe is known as:
A. Turn key system
B. Adopted system
C. Shared system
D. Modified system
➥ View Answer

65. If a computer transmits a file to a remote terminal, the process is called:
A. Uploading
B. Full loading
C. Loading
D. Downloading
➥ View Answer

66. If a computer captures incoming information on a local disk file, the process is called:
A. Uploading
B. Downloading
C. Loading
D. Full loading
➥ View Answer

67. The two basic types of record access methods are:
A. Online and real time
B. Sequential and indexed
C. Direct and immediate
D. Sequential and random
➥ View Answer

68. Which storage area is used to store data to compensate for the difference in speed at which the different units can handle data?
A. Memory
B. Buffer
C. Accumulator
D. Address
➥ View Answer

69. Mechanized selection of index terms from natural language text is generally known as:
A. Observational indexing
B. Automatic indexing
C. Mechanical indexing
D. Computer indexing
➥ View Answer

70. What is called a computer program the converts an entire program into machine language at one time?
A. Interpreter
B. Simulator
D. Compiler
➥ View Answer

71. What is called a computer program that translates one program instruction at a time into machine language?
A. Simulator
C. Compiler
D. Interpreter
➥ View Answer

72. Which of the following devices can be used to directly input printed text?
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

73. The output quality of a printer is measured by:
A. Dots per inch
B. Dots per mm
C. Dot per cm
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

74. Different components in the motherboard of a PC unit are linked together by sets of parallel electrical conducting lines. What are these lines called?
A. Terminals
B. Buses
C. Connectors
D. Conductors
➥ View Answer

75. Which of the following require(s) large computers memory?
A. Graphics
B. Voice
C. Imaging
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

76. CD-ROM system is basically:
A. Hard diskette storage
B. Optical storage
C. Diskette storage
D. Magnetic storage
➥ View Answer

77. Which of the following memories needs refresh?
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

78, Logical operators AND, OR and NOT were devised by:
A. George Boole
B. George Walcott
C. Charles Babbage
D. Graham Dunham
➥ View Answer

79. A branch of computer science involving computers to do problem solving that requires human intelligence is known as:
A. Critical intelligence
B. Computer intelligence
C. Artificial intelligence
D. Technical intelligence
➥ View Answer

80. A programming language oriented towards problem solving is known as:
A. Upper level
B. Middle level
C. High level
D. Low level
➥ View Answer

81. Which of the following is not computer language?
A. Practical level language
B. High level language
C. Low level language
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

82. Which language is directly understood by the computer without translation program?
A. High level language
B. Assembly language
C. Machine language
D. Low level language
➥ View Answer

83. Mnemonic, a memory trick is used in which of the following language?
A. Machine language
B. High level language
C. Assembly language
D. Low level language
➥ View Answer

84. One of the following is not a programming language:
B. C++
➥ View Answer

85. Special system software that translates a higher-level language into machine language for execution by the computer:
A. C++
B. Compiler
C. Java
D. Interpreter
➥ View Answer

86. What is called the most used standard data code to represent alphabetical, numerical and punctuation characters used in electronic data processing system?
D. All of the above
➥ View Answer

87. The logical relationship among search terms in called:
A. Assumption
B. Hypothesis
C. Search engine
D. Boolean logic
➥ View Answer

88. Which act provides policy to ensure public access to federal government information?
A. Freedom of Information Act
B. Privacy Act
C. Federal Records Act
D. Archives Act
➥ View Answer

89. What is the most critical piece of the information lifestyle?
A. Disposition
B. Dissemination
C. Use
D. Storage
➥ View Answer

90. Which layer of data must be created before any other layer?
A. Meta data
B. Codified data
C. Reference data
D. Transaction activity data
➥ View Answer

91. CDS/ISIS is developed and distributed by:
B. 1MB
C. Microsoft
➥ View Answer

92. For programming in CDS/ISIS, one requires the knowledge of:
A. Fortran
B. Pascal
C. Basic
D. Cobol
➥ View Answer

93. For advanced programming in CDS/ISIS (WINISlS), one requires the knowledge of:
A. Fortran/Cobol
B. C/Java
C. Pascal/Visual Basic
D. C/C++
➥ View Answer

94. WINISIS is an information retrieval:
A. Database
B. Hardware
C. Software
D. Language program
➥ View Answer

95. Library Information and Management System (LIMS) was developed by:
➥ View Answer

96. PakLAG developed the library software to facilitate users by:
A. Multilanguage Web OPAC
C. Sharing Catalogue
D. Automated Catalogue
➥ View Answer

97. PakLAG website provides user the facility of:
A. Full Textbooks
B. Offline Resources
C. Online Resources
D. Full Text Journals
➥ View Answer

98. SPSS software for statistical analysis is meant for:
A. Psychology
B. Social sciences
C. Management
D. Humanities
➥ View Answer

99. GUI in the context of computers means:
A. Graphical User Interface
B. Graphical Utility Interaction
C. Graphical User Interaction
D. Global User Interface
➥ View Answer

100. Optical fiber is used in:
A. Automatic Cataloguing
B. Computerized circulation
C. Telecommunications
➥ View Answer

Topics Related to Library Science Quiz:

Library Information Management Quiz: 01, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08

Library Information Sciences & Source Quiz: 01 02 03 04 05

LIS MCQS: History & Development Quiz: 010203040506

You may also like these LIS MCQ Tests:


I am interested in writing content for educational purpose.

Notify of
1 Comment here
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x