## 2012 June UGC NET Paper 1

 Question 1
Video-Conferencing can be classified as one of the following types of communication :
 A Visual one way B Audio-Visual one way C Audio-Visual two way D Visual two way
Communication       Video-Conferencing
 Question 2
MC National University of Journalism and Communication is located at
 A Lucknow B Bhopal C Chennai D Mumbai
Higher-Education-and-Politics       Politics
 Question 3
 A 1926 B 1936 C 1946 D 1956
 Question 4
In India for broadcasting TV programmes which system is followed ?
 A NTCS B PAL C NTSE D SECAM
ICT       PAL-NTSC-SECAM
 Question 5
The term ‘DAVP’ stands for
 A Directorate of Advertising & Vocal Publicity B Division of Audio-Visual Publicity C Department of Audio-Visual Publicity D Directorate of Advertising & Visual Publicity
ICT       ICT-Abbreviation
 Question 6
The term “TRP” is associated with TV shows stands for
 A Total Rating Points B Time Rating Points C Thematic Rating Points D Television Rating Points
ICT       ICT-Abbreviation
 Question 7
Which is the number that comes next in the following sequence?
2, 6, 12, 20, 30, 42, 56, _____
 A 60 B 64 C 72 D 70
Mathematical-Reasoning       Series-Test
Question 7 Explanation:
 Question 8
Find the next letter for the series YVSP .........
 A N B M C O D L
Mathematical-Reasoning       Alphabet-Test
Question 8 Explanation:
 Question 9
Given that in a code language, ‘645’ means ‘day is warm’; ‘42’ means ‘warm spring’ and ‘634’ means ‘spring is sunny’; which digit represents ‘sunny’ ?
 A 3 B 2 C 4 D 5
Mathematical-Reasoning       Coding-and-Decoding
Question 9 Explanation:
645 = Day is warm
42 = Warm spring
634 = Spring is sunny
From the option 2 is not possible. 5 also not possible.
4 is present in first statement.
Only ‘3’ is possible.
 Question 10
The basis of the following classification is :
‘first President of India’ ‘author of Godan’ ‘books in my library’, ‘blue things’ and ‘students who work hard’
 A Common names B Proper names C Descriptive phrases D Indefinite description
Mathematical-Reasoning       Classification
 Question 11
In the expression ‘Nothing is larger than itself’ the relation ‘is larger than’ is
 A antisymmetric B asymmetrical C intransitive D irreflexive
Logical-Reasoning       Relational-Argument
 Question 12
Assertion (A) : There are more laws on the books today than ever before, and more crimes being committed than ever before.
Reason (R) : Because to reduce crime we must eliminate the laws.
Choose the correct answer from below :
 A (A) is true, (R) is doubtful and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). B (A) is false, (R) is true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A). C (A) is doubtful, (R) is doubtful and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A). D (A) is doubtful, (R) is true and (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
Logical-Reasoning       Assertion-and-Reason
 Question 13
If the proposition “All men are not mortal” is true then which of the following inferences is correct ? Choose from the code given below :
1. “All men are mortal” is true.
2. “Some men are mortal” is false.
3. “No men are mortal” is doubtful.
4. “All men are mortal” is false.
 A 1, 2 and 3 B 2, 3 and 4 C 1, 3 and 4 D 1 and 3
Logical-Reasoning       Square-of-opposition
Question 13 Explanation:
 Question 14
Determine the nature of the following definition :
“Abortion” means the ruthless murdering of innocent beings.
 A Lexical B Persuasive C Stipulative D Theoretical
Logical-Reasoning       Types-of-Definitions
Question 14 Explanation:
 Question 15
Which one of the following is not an argument ?
 A Devadutt does not eat in the day so he must be eating at night. B If Devadutt is growing fat and if he does not eat during the day, he will be eating at night. C Devadutt eats in the night so he does not eat during the day. D Since Devadutt does not eat in the day, he must be eating in the night.
Logical-Reasoning       Validity-of-Arguments
Question 15 Explanation:
Argument: An exchange of diverging (or) opposite views.
→ Option B is not an argument.
There are 15 questions to complete.

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