Mass Communication and Journalism MCQ online quiz 111

By | September 3, 2018

Journalism Mass Communication Solved MCQs

Question 1
The middle range theory of communication was advocated by
A
John Fiske
B
Robert Merton
C
Karl Marx
D
M. S. Archer
Question 2
A limitation of the telegraph was that it could not
A
connect ships at sea
B
carry human voices
C
all of the above
D
send message to places where it was not feasible to run wires
Question 3
AIR means:
A
All India Radio
B
All India Reforms Committee
C
All India Legal Report
D
None of these
Question 4
Assertion (A): Every year a large number of new brands fail and thus die. Reason (R): Brands survive only when they have functional value.
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 5
Font, Fount means:
A
A complete set of type, consisting of all letter of the alphabet and other symbols in their normal proportions.
B
A dash about three inches shorter than the end dash, to separate a follow from the main story.
C
A shiny photographic paper preferred by photoengraves.
D
None of these
Question 6
A(n).....is frequently assigned by a newspaper to oversee employees' ethical behavior and respond to reader complaints.
A
ombudsman
B
news council
C
citizens group
D
investigative journalist
Question 7
Section 95 of the Criminal Procedure Code permits a State Government the forfeiture of
A
Offending publication
B
Security deposit
C
Printing press
D
Journalistic accreditation
Question 8
Easswell's Model of Communication was presented in:
A
1945
B
1946
C
1947
D
1948
Question 9
With which of the following divisions of the AIR the term 'electronic ambassador' is associated?
A
None of These
B
External Service Division (ESD)
C
Newspaper
D
National Channel Division
Question 10
Government of Pakistan gave permission to set up a private T.V. network namely S.T.N on:
A
1987
B
1991
C
1989
D
1993
Question 11
The first paper of Balochistan was:
A
The Quetta Gazette
B
The Quetta Paper
C
The Quetta News
D
None of the above
Question 12
Who made the very first announcement in Urdu from Lahore Radio Sttion on August 14, 1947:
A
Nazir Ali
B
Bashir Ali
C
Mustafa Ali Mandani
D
None of these
Question 13
'The Week' is a weekly publication owned by.....
A
Malayala Manorama
B
Benett & Coleman
C
HT Media Limited
D
The Statesman
Question 14
Which newspaper carried an advertisement in 1875 announcing presentation of a farce named ''Lamentations of Bhart Mata with her children''.
A
Kesari
B
The Tribune
C
Amrit Bazar Patrika
D
The Times of India
Question 15
Like any other language visual language has also its
A
Syntax
B
All of these
C
Grammar
D
Rule
Question 16
Which among the following statements is/are incorrect?
  1. In Marx's theory of social change, three elements in social life have an important place.
  2. The growth of knowledge is a positive side of the evolutionary theory.
  3. According to the Hindu mythology, Satyug would not start again.
  4. According to Oswald Spengler, the Western society is entering into a period of decay.
A
Only I
B
Both III and IV
C
Both I and III
D
Only II
Question 17
Assertion (A): Sting journalism has infused fear among the corrupt power wielders. Reason (R): Sting journalism often invades the privacy of the individuals. Codes:
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 18
Follow dash means:
A
An addition to a news item already sent; later information added to a story already written.
B
Interview story that does not disclose the name of person interviewed
C
A dash about three inches shorter than the end dash, to separate a follow from the main story.
D
None of these
Question 19
The founder of daily 'Pakistan Times' Was:
A
Mian Iftikhar-ud-din
B
Faiz Ahmed Faiz
C
Quaid-I-Azam
D
None of these
Question 20
Galtung and Ruge identified an element of newsworthiness called
A
Threshold
B
Conduct
C
Conviction
D
Ideology
There are 20 questions to complete.

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