Mass Communication and Journalism MCQ online quiz 131

By | September 3, 2018

Journalism Mass Communication Solved MCQs

Question 1
OMR is.....
A
Optional Mark Recorder
B
Optical Memory Reader
C
Optical Mark Reader
D
None of these
Question 2
In 1861, the only English newspaper published at Karachi was:
A
Kurrachee Advertiser
B
Our Paper
C
Sindian
D
None of the above
Question 3
Which was the year of inauguration of the Times of India?
A
1866
B
1838
C
1861
D
1826
Question 4
Record sales took a dip in the 1930's because
A
with financial problems, people had little money to buy records
B
public jukeboxes eliminated the public's interest in having music at home
C
copyright laws made it difficult for artists to bring out new material
D
the advent of comedy and drama on radio caused people to lose interest in music
Question 5
Display ads means:
A
It means the line rules used to form a box in display.
B
It is said when all the copy has been given out to the compositors.
C
Large advertisements, usually containing illustrations. Display type-Types that have heavier or larger fae than the type usually used for the text of books, articles or advertisements.
D
A senior journalist having accreditation card from the information department.
Question 6
First pure alphabets emerged around
A
1000 BC
B
100 BC
C
500 BC
D
2000 BC
Question 7
The cable industry is an example of
A
a delivery system
B
a station group
C
an independent network
D
broadcast television
Question 8
Intra-personal communication involves:
A
An individdual talking to a group
B
An individual communicating to a large number of people
C
An individual thinking or talking to himself
D
An individual talking to another individual
Question 9
Assertion (A): New media has a negative impact on the writing skills of the new generation. Reason (R): New media has altered the art of writing.
A
Both (A) and (R) are true.
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation for (A).
C
(A) is true, (R) is false.
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true.
Question 10
Which among the following is not included in the qualities of journalist?
A
irrational thoughts
B
high quality communication
C
obligation and promptness
D
professional personality
Question 11
Assertion (A): The Indian media houses have lost their mission and vision relevant to a developing democracy. Reason (R): The media managers are of present generation and lack a sense of social responsibility, as their main motto is to make profits.
A
Both (A) and (R) are true.
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
C
(A) is true, but (R) is false.
D
(A) is false, but (R) is true.
Question 12
Which of the given options is not another name for news aggregator?
A
RSS reader
B
Feed Aggregator
C
Feed reader
D
Content Reader
Question 13
Who strengthened the system of Waqa-inawees (newsmen) in the Subcontinent?
A
Tughlaq
B
Hindu
C
Mughals
D
Britishers
Question 14
''Tahzeeb-ul-Akhlaq'' was started on:
A
December 24. 1860
B
December 24. 1861
C
December 24. 1862
D
December 24. 1863
Question 15
The essence of the journalism profession lies in.....
A
incidents and happenings
B
exploring the truth
C
both (A) and (B)
D
none
Question 16
The book which was written by Lieut Colonel Outram was:
A
The Conquest of Sind
B
The Conquest of Sciende
C
The Conquest of British
D
None of these
Question 17
Digital books:
A
Can hold up to 500 pages of text
B
Have fixed content that cannot be edited
C
Are an example of convergence
D
Have overtaken hardcover books in annual sales
Question 18
Which of the following is the oldest feature agency in India?
A
Indian News & Feature Alliance
B
National Press Agency
C
Indian Press Agency
D
Star Features Agency
Question 19
Which was the first Indian-owned English Newspaper?
A
Bengal Herald
B
Reformer
C
Bombay Herald
D
Bengal Gazette.
Question 20
'Independent' newspaper was started by-
A
Mahatma Gandhi
B
Jawaharlal Nehru
C
Motilal Nehru
D
Syed Hussain
There are 20 questions to complete.

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