Vidhyabhyas UGC NET PAPER1: DEC 2010


#1. Which of the following variables cannot be expressed in quantitative terms?

#2. A doctor studies the relative effectiveness of two drugs of dengue fever. His research would be classified as

#3. The term ‘phenomenology’ is associated with the process of

#4. The ‘Sociogram’ technique is used to study

#5. Media that exist in an interconnected series of communication – points are referred to as

#6. The information function of mass communication is described as

#7. An example of asynchronous medium is

#8. In communication, connotative words are

#9. A message beneath a message is labelled as

#10. In analog mass communication, stories are

#11. Determine the relationship between the pair of words ALWAYS : NEVER and then select from the following pair of words which have a similar relationship :

#12. Find the wrong number in the sequence: 52, 51, 48, 43, 34, 27, 16

#13. In a certain code, PAN is written as 31 and PAR as 35, then PAT is written in the same code as

#14. The letters in the first set have certain relationship. On the basis of this relationship, make the right choice for the second set: AF : IK : : LQ : ?

#15. If 5472 = 9, 6342 = 6, 7584 = 6, what is 9236?

#16. In an examination, 35% of the total students failed in Hindi, 45% failed in English and 20% in both. The percentage of those who passed in both subjects is

#17. A reasoning where we start with certain particular statements and conclude with a universal statement is called

#18. What is the smallest number of ducks that could swim in this formation – two ducks in front of a duck, two ducks behind a duck and a duck between two ducks?

#19. Which one of the following methods serve to measure correlation between two variables?

#20. Which one of the following is not an Internet Service Provider (ISP)?

#21. The hexadecimal number system consists of the symbols

#22. The set of computer programs that manage the hardware/software of a computer is called

#23. S/MIME in Internet technology stands for

#24. Which of the following is not covered in 8 missions under the Climate Action Plan of Government of India?

#25. The concentration of Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) in drinking water should not exceed

#26. ‘Chipko’ movement was first started by

#27. Volcanic eruptions affect

#28. India’s first Defence University is in the State of

#29. Most of the Universities in India

#30. Which one of the following is not a Constitutional Body?

#31. Which one of the following statements is not correct?

#32. Which one of the following statements reflects the republic character of Indian democracy?

#33. Who among the following appointed by the Governor can be removed by only the President of India?

#34. Some students in a class exhibit great curiosity for learning. It may be because such children

#35. The most important quality of a good teacher is

#36. Which one of the following is appropriate in respect of teacher student relationship?

#37. The academic performance of students can be improved if parents are encouraged to

#38. In a lively classroom situation, there is likely to be

#39. If a parent approaches the teacher to do some favour to his/her ward in the examination, the teacher should

#40. Which of the following phrases is not relevant to describe the meaning of research as a process?

#41. Which of the following is not an example of a continuous variable?