Information Science-Information Transfer Cycle (CBSE-NET (UGC) Library Science (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 8 - 15 of 19

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Question number: 8

» Information Science » Information Transfer Cycle » Dissemination

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Document Delivery Service (DDS) is depends on

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Micrographic technology

b.

Reprographic technology

c.

Computer technology

d.

Internet

Question number: 9

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Knowledge is an organized body of………

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Choice (4) Response

a.

facts

b.

data

c.

intelligence

d.

information

Question number: 10

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In the scientific field, books are known as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Micrograph

b.

Reprographs

c.

Monographs

d.

None of the above

Question number: 11

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Informatics is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Information Science

b.

Information Technology

c.

Information Cycle

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 12

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Information is generated by—

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Government Activities

b.

Surveys and Censuses

c.

Research and Development

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 13

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Informatics is—

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Information Science

b.

Information Cycle

c.

Information Technology

d.

None of the above

Question number: 14

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The major technical impediments in the flow of information:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

poor presentation of documentary products

b.

lack of bibliographic control

c.

lack of proper organizational structure

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Passage

Directions: Answer questions below based on the given passage:

Invention is the creation of an idea that can be translated to practice. It is also the process of bringing new technology into being. Invention is goal directed, the process is orderly, and it is essentially an intellectual process. An inventor is generally not a big reservoir of existing knowledge or of past failures. A substantial part of a scientist’s time is spent in collecting facts. The greater a scientist’s familiarity with the great scientific works, the greater will be his own power of invention. Ingenuity is the younger brother of imagination. Theoretical creation is an intermediate step between invention and discovery. A scientist who is familiar with a number of methods attached to a problem, is most likely to solve the greatest number of problems.

Invention is the basic ingredient of innovation. Innovation is of two kinds, i. e. , in product and service. It is a slow process. Innovations which started several years ago may bear fruit now. Innovation involves the bringing of an invention into commercial use. In some cases, invention and innovation merge into one another. Invention and innovation have been the foundations of industrial development in most advanced countries. Innovation brings about competition and competition brings about efficiency. Of the total innovation process, research is only a part. Research may invent, but invention can only be utilized by the complicated and complex process of innovation. Innovation is more often the result of recognizing and adapting an idea than of invention a new one. Utilization of technical information including research outputs can result in an industrial innovation.

Innovators achieve success, but not imitations. In the past, innovation came from individual scientists. Individual inventors were responsible for innovation. In modern industry it is rarely the case; teams of scientists are really responsible for inventions and innovations. Success in invention and innovation depends not only on originality and imagination but also on knowing what and how to invent and innovate.

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Industrial development and competitive environment are possible when

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Invention follows innovation.

b.

Invention has little practical use.

c.

Invention leads to innovation.

d.

Invention prevents innovation.

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