CBSE NET Museology December-2013 Solved Paper II

  1. The book “The Museum Age” was written by

    1. Alma S. Wittlin

    2. G. Ellis Bureaw

    3. Greman Bazin

    4. Richard D. Altick

    Answer: c

  2. Getty Conservations Institute (GCI), is in

    1. Los Angeles

    2. Washington D. C

    3. Rome

    4. London

    Answer: a

  3. Which of the following is a subordinate office of Ministry of Culture, Government of India?

    1. Archeological Survey of India

    2. National Archives, New Delhi

    3. National Museum, New Delhi

    4. National Culture Fund

    Answer: c

  4. National Museum of Natural History, New Delhi runs by

    1. Ministry of Forest, Govt. Of India

    2. Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. Of India

    3. National Council of Science Museum, Govt. Of India

    4. Ministry of Railways, Govt. Of India

    Answer: b

  5. Prado Museum is in

    1. Italy

    2. Spain

    3. England

    4. France

    Answer: b

  6. What is the present name of the Prince of Wales Museum, Mumbai?

    1. City Museum of Mumbai

    2. Sivaji Museum

    3. Chatrapati Shivaji Vasta Sangrahalaya

    4. Maharashtra Museum

    Answer: c

  7. Code of Hammurabi is housed in

    1. British Museum

    2. Louvre

    3. Hermitage

    4. Smithsonian Institute

    Answer: b

  8. CECA in ICOM-CECA stand for

    1. Committee for Education and Cultural Action

    2. Council for Education and Cultural Activities

    3. Committee for Education and Cultural Affairs

    4. Committee for Education and Creative Activities

    Answer: a

  9. The journal “Studies in Museology” is published by

    1. Museums Assocations of India

    2. Bharat Kala Bhavan, Varanasi

    3. University of Calcutta

    4. The M. S. University of Baroda

    Answer: b

  10. The British Museum was formed on collections of:

    1. Tradescants

    2. E. Ashmole

    3. Aldrovandi

    4. Sir Hans Salone

    Answer: b

  11. Who was the first Director General of National Museum, New Delhi?

    1. Grace Morley

    2. L. P. Sihare

    3. N. R. Banerjee

    4. S. S. Biswas

    Answer: b

  12. Myeology is the branch of Biology concerned with study of

    1. Insects

    2. Fungi

    3. Mollusc

    4. Fish

    Answer: b

  13. Which is the chemical used for resizing of paper?

    1. Barium Hydroxide

    2. Formalin

    3. Gelatin with water

    4. Polyvinyl Acetate

    Answer: c

  14. Which chemical is used as bleaching agent for manuscripts?

    1. Trichloro Ethylene

    2. Chloramin

    3. Pyridine

    4. Ammonium solutions

    Answer: b

  15. Which chemical is used for fixing colour of textiles?

    1. Acetic Acid

    2. Nitric Acid

    3. Tartaric Acid

    4. Hydrochloric Acid

    Answer: a

  16. The third part of the number 65.20. 4.6 means

    1. The object is 4thcomponent of the 20th object

    2. The object is 4th acquisition of the year 1965

    3. The object is 4th object of the 20th acquisition

    4. The object is 4th object of the 65th acquisition

    Answer: c

  17. Public Relations is a conscious effort to

    1. Educate people

    2. Generate funds

    3. Propagate culture

    4. Influence public perception

    Answer: d

  18. Who was the founder of Asiatic Society, Calcutta?

    1. Prof. RD Bhandarkar

    2. Sir. William Jones

    3. Sir. Asutosh Mukherji

    4. Lord Curzon

    Answer: b

  19. Who established Archeological Survey of India?

    1. A. Cunningham

    2. A. Kumaraswamy

    3. Sir. John Marshal

    4. Lord Curzon

    Answer: a

  20. The famous Sun Temple at Konark was built in:

    1. 11th Century

    2. 12th Century

    3. 13th Century

    4. 14th Century

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): In a psychrometer, the dry-bulb thermometer shows a lower temperature than that of a wet-bulb thermometer.
    • Reason (R): The water on wet-bulb evaporates and lowers the temperature.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: d

    • Assertion (A): The Accession Register should not be bound.
    • Reason (R): So that the pages can be easily removed.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): Compact Fluorescent lamps do not need UV filtering.
    • Reason (R): They do not contain mercury vapors that emit UV rays.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): The colour of silica gel changes as it absorbs moisture.
    • Reason (R): Because of its natural ability.
    1. A and R both are right

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Particular care is needed when working with acetone.
    • Reason (R): Because it is a non-volatile solvent and poses health hazard.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are wrong.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Dyed and bleached cotton or linen fabrics are safe to used, but they had to be thoroughly washed and rinsed before used for museum purpose.
    • Reason (R): Because they do not contain chemical residues.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): If mould is discovered on an object, keep the object in collection store.
    • Reason (R): It will prevent the transfer of spores to another collection.
    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: c

    • Assertion (A): Basements are the most appropriate locations for storage of museum collections.
    • Reason (R): Because there is no fluctuation of relative humidity and risks of leaks and floods.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Every item in a museum collection must carry its accession number at all the times.
    • Reason (R): To protect collections from theft.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: b

    • Assertion (A): Absolute humdity is used to measure the dampness or dryness of the air.
    • Reason (R): The humidity of the air depends on the temperature of the air.

    Codes:

    1. A and R both are right.

    2. A is right, but R is wrong.

    3. A and R both are wrong.

    4. A is wrong, but R is right.

    Answer: b

  21. Arrange the following basic human needs in order of Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs:

    1. Self development

    2. Safety

    3. Acknowledgement

    4. Food

      1. 4, 2, c and a

      2. 2, 4, a and c

      3. 2, 4, c and a

      4. 4, 1, c and b

      Answer: a

  22. Arrange the stages of organising a visit of school childrens to a museum in order.

    1. Learning session.

    2. Welcoming the childrens.

    3. Meeting with school teachers.

    4. Discussions and expansion of concepts.

      1. 2, 3, a and d

      2. 3, 2, d and a

      3. 3, 2, a and d

      4. 1, 3, b and d

      Answer: c

  23. Arrange the stages of construction of a painting from bottom to top.

    1. Paint

    2. Ground

    3. Coating

    4. Support

      1. 4, 2, a and c

      2. 4, 3, a and b

      3. 3, 4, b and a

      4. 1, 3, b and d

      Answer: a

  24. Arrange the following in chronological order:

    1. Harappa period

    2. Kushan

    3. Shung

    4. Mauryan

    Codes:

    1. 1, 2, 3, d

    2. 2, 3, 4, a

    3. 4, 3, 2, a

    4. 3, 2, 4, a

    Answer: c

  25. Arrange the basic steps involved in control process in order:

    1. Remedial actions

    2. Establishment of standards

    3. Measurements of performance

    4. Comparing actual performance with the planned performance

      1. 2, 3, a and d

      2. 3, 1, d and b

      3. 2, 3, d and a

      4. 2, 1, c and d

      Answer: c

  26. Which of the following devices are used to monitor relative humidity in museums?

    1. Psychrometers

    2. Hygrothermographs

    3. Humidity indicator cards

    4. Aspirating psychrometer

      1. 1, 2, c and d

      2. a, b and c

      3. b, c and d

      4. a, c and d

      Answer: c

  27. PBC mixtures contain:

    1. Paradichlorobenzene

    2. Benzene

    3. Creosote oil

    4. Butanol

      1. 1, 2, c and d

      2. a, b and c

      3. a, c and d

      4. a and c

      Answer: b

  28. Which of the following are inorganic materials?

    1. Ceramics

    2. Gold

    3. Bronze

    4. Palm leaf & Birch leaf

      1. 1, 2, c and d

      2. a, b and c

      3. b, c and d

      4. a, c and d

      Answer: b

  29. Which of the following animals are mammals?

    1. Bat

    2. Ostrich

    3. Whale

    4. Rat

      1. 1, 2, c and d

      2. a, b and c

      3. a, c and d

      4. b, c and d

      Answer: c

  30. The function of accession register includes:

    1. Enable a periodic audit

    2. Enable whole collections to be evaluated

    3. Establishes legal ownerships

    4. Identifies each objects with an individual numbers

      1. a, c and d

      2. b, c and d

      3. 1, 2, c and d

      4. a, b and c

      Answer: c

  31. Match the books in List-I with their authors in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Interpreting our Heritage

    2. Identity and th Museum Visitor

    3. The Manual of Museum Management

    4. Museum and Their visitors

    1. Freeman Tilden

    2. Eilean Hooper Greenhill

    3. Barry Lord

    4. John H. Falk

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3

    Answer: a

  32. Match the museums in List-I with their famous collections in List-II

    List-I List-II
    1. Baroda Museum

    2. Govt. Museum, Madras

    3. Patna Museum

    4. Allahabad Museum

    1. Kurkihar Bronzes

    2. Akota Bronzes

    3. Kaushambi Terracottas

    4. Amravati Sculptures

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1

    Answer: a

  33. Match the items in List-I with List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Foot candle

    2. lumen

    3. microwatts/lumen

    4. Lux

    1. Unit of luminous flux (light) output of lamp

    2. Imperial unit of illuminance (light intensity) equal to lumen/sq. Ft.

    3. Unit of UV radiation

    4. Unit of Illuminance

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2

    Answer: b

  34. Match the documentation terms in List-I with their meaning in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Cataloguing

    2. Accession Register

    3. Disposal

    4. De-accessioning

    1. The process of removing an object from collection

    2. The process of recording detail and research based information about objects

    3. A book used to record each accession when it enters the collection

    4. The process of removing an object from record

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2

    Answer: a

  35. Match the items in List-I with items in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Class A fire

    2. Class B fire

    3. Class C fire

    4. Class D fire

    1. energized electrical equipment

    2. Combustable metals, e. g. Magnesium, sodium, potassium etc.

    3. Ordinary combustable materials e. g. Paper, cloth etc.

    4. Flammable liquids, gases and greases etc.

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 1

    Answer: c

  36. Match the type of Exhibitions in List-I with their meaning in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Systematic

    2. Thematic

    3. Dynamic

    4. Chronological

    1. The exhibit that has some movement

    2. Exhibit arranged in a series/order from earliest to the latest

    3. Objects arranged to tell a story

    4. Arrangements of objects according to some system of classification

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1

    Answer: b

  37. Match the Folk dances in List-I with States of their origin in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Bihu

    2. Kathakali

    3. Bharatnatyam

    4. Bhangra

    1. Punjab

    2. Kerela

    3. Assam

    4. Taml Nadu

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 3
      • 2
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3

    Answer: b

  38. Match the temple in List-I with the places in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Meenakshi temple

    2. Kandarya Mahadev Temple

    3. Vishwanath temple

    4. Surya temple

    1. Khajuraho

    2. Varanasi

    3. Konark

    4. Madurai

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2

    Answer: c

  39. Match the Insurance terms in List-I with their meanings in List-II:

    List-I List-II
    1. Act of God

    2. Deductible

    3. Fidelity Exclusion

    4. Inherent Vice

    1. An agreed amount of loss which an insured must suffer before his policy will pay

    2. Losses caused by dishonesty of the insured's employees

    3. The quality which an object has to deteriorate or damage itself without external help

    4. A happening such as a Tornedo or Hailstorm

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 1
      • 4
      • 2

    Answer: b

  40. Match the organizations in List-I with their definitions in List-II

    List-I List-II
    1. Zoological Garden

    2. Sanctuary

    3. Aviary

    4. Herpetarium

    1. A place to keep live birds

    2. A place to keep live Amphibians & Reptiles

    3. Permanent habitat of animals and plants protected by law

    4. Where live animals are kept

    • A
    • B
    • C
    • D
      • 1
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 2
      • 3
      • 4
      • 1
      • 3
      • 1
      • 2
      • 4

    Answer: b