SYBCOM Foundation Course MCQ with Answers: Mumbai University 2021
SYBCOM Foundation Course MCQ with Answers
The protection of Human Rights Act in India was enacted in the year _________________.
_______________ categories of Fundamental Rights incorporates ‘Abolition of Untouchability’.
- Right to Religion
- Right to Equality
- Right to Freedom
- Right against Exploitation
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights was adopted on _________________.
_____________Schedule of the Constitution given below deals with recognised languages.
- Schedule 8
- Schedule 7
- Schedule 12
- Schedule 9
_____________ is not a UN Agency.
_______________amendment introduced the word ‘secular’ in the Preamble of Indian Constitution.
India is a __________________ country .
The Prevention of Atrocities (POA ) Act was enacted in the year ______________________.
________________article of the Constitution abolishes Untouchability.
- Article 18
- Article 15
- Article 14
- Article 17
______________are the most physically abused children.
As per census 2011, SCs comprise about _______ of India’s population.
The SC’s may belong to__________,Neo-Buddhist and Sikh religion.
_______ right is the right or freedom which is guaranteed to citizens by a country’s constitution.
- Eco and social
All________ are expressly stipulated and written in a consolidated National constitution which is the supreme law of the land.
- Political rights
- Civil rights
- Constitutional rights
- Social rights
Constitutional right is a________ guaranteed by the constitution.
- Social right
- Constitutional right
- Civil right
- Supreme right
Constitutional rights are not basic and do not apply to everyone, unlike_______.
- Supreme light
- Political right
- Civil right
- Fundamental rights
______ are those right which is accepted and enforced by the government or state.
- Civil right
- Constitutional right
- Political rights
- Legal right
______ rights are equally available to all the citizens.
________ Rights differ from fundamental rights.
Article_____ states that when an individual is deprived of his fundamental rights he can move the supreme court and seek justice.
Safeguards are grouped into______category.
Article____ prohibits the state to discriminate on grounds of religion race caste sex or place of birth in respect of any employment.
Article______ is states that the state is empowered to make any special provision for women.
______ are events that allow Lava Rock fragments and gases to escape from layers the Earth’s surface.
- Nuclear accidents
Certain disaster result in____ of several people.
______who have studied the men’s mental health effect of disasters have noticed and apparent pattern.
Disaster can lead to Severe ______ related symptoms
Several studies indicate that at least half of survivors of major disasters suffer from_______ problems that need clinical care.
- Mentally disabled
- Distress or mental health
- Hearing impairment
Adults who are in the age group of_____are likely to be more distressed after a disaster.
- 24 to 60
- 35 to 70
- 30 to 60
- 10 to 50
c)______ can lead to an adverse economic effect on the human.
Disasters result in economic loss to survivors on account of______.
Issac Newton is considered the greatest figure of the_______ revolution.
- Russian Scientific
The logical process adopted by scientists to develop knowledge of nature and present it as an accepted fact is known as the _____ method.
______ is a logical predictive statement regarding the outcome of the research.
The attitude which enables man to apply logic and arrive at decisions based on reliable and practical knowledge is said to be_______.
- Person temper
- Scientific logic
- Scientific temper
- Logic temper
Which one of the following beliefs is not based on any reason?
- Suspense belief
- Super phenomena
______ are the stories that may or may not be true.
_________ are unfavourable or negative opinions held by people without any knowledge or examination of facts.
New technology makes the earlier one______.
- In absolute
Which field of science combines other disciplines such as genetics, molecular biology, and microbiology?
- Bio gas
Which was the period of new ideas and the growth of scientific knowledge?
- Palaeolithic age
- Neolithic Age
- Middle ages
_________ is a product of scientist’s creative ideas based on scientific theories and laws.
The word science is derived from the word _____ meaning knowledge.
________knowledge of science refers to the application of scientific knowledge.
____________is considered as father of science(7th BC).
____________is known as father of medicine.
Leucippus and his student Democritus introduced a theory that all matter is made of indivisible units is called______.
In the post-disaster period, the survivors may have to face_____discrimination.
- Caste and communal
- Men and women
- Upper caste and lower caste
- Religion and culture
BSC stands for_____.
- Behavioural science centre
- Basic science centre
- Basic social centre
- Basics social corporation
Man-made disaster include______.
- Civil disturbances
Post-disaster may result in_____ such as robberies murders etc.
- Social evils
- Regional evils
- Communal evils
- Bad evils
______ involves all those activities that are required to prevent the disaster.
Ancient Egypt made significant advances in astronomy mathematics and_______.
The astronomer Aristarchus of Samos was the first known person to propose a ______model of the solar system.
In_______the astronomer Aristarchus of Samos was the first known person to propose a heliocentric model of the solar system.
The first half of the______ century saw the scientific work of great thinker.
______ is best known for his early works on vision and metaphysics.
- John Locke
- David Hume
The word ______ comes from the Latin word Scientia meaning knowledge.
- Social science
________ refers to knowledge claim based upon observation of the natural world.
_______ knowledge is the project of observation and inference.
A place where an earthquake originates is called the __________.
- Fault Line
As the magnitude of natural disasters increases their frequency of occurrence _________.
- remains the same
- varies over time
________________has resulted in the greatest monetary losses in a single event for the period of time listed.
The destructive powers of tsunami result mainly from their ___________________.
- incredible height
- cold water
- momentum and long wavelength
Powerful tsunami are most frequently produced by _________.
- underwater landslides
- impacts of asteroids
A disease that becomes unusually widespread and even global in its reach is referred to as _________.
- Spanish flu
________________volcano is known for its most destructive volcanic eruption in recorded history.
- Mount Kilimanjaro
- Mauna Loa
- Mount St Helens
Cyclones occurring in North Atlantic ocean are called ________________.
The Disaster Management Act was made in a______________.
The word disaster comes from ____________.
- Greek word
- Latin word
- French word
The Bhopal Gas disaster occurred in_______.
In disaster management, mitigation measures involves_____________.
- Governmental action and administration
- Community action and administration
- Military action and administration
- Military government action
The cycle of disaster consists of the following components ____________.
- Mitigation, Preparedness, Response, Recovery B
- Preparedness, vulnerability assessment, risk assessment, recovery
- Mitigation, Risk assessment, Response, and Recovery
- risk, recovery, remedy, analysis
A good _______________ focuses on the content of the speaker’s message and not on the speaker’s personality.
Any form of communication where words are used is called _____________ communication.
Letters, Memos, Reports are examples of _______________.
A science of body language is called ________________.
Barriers that exist in the environment are called ________________.
- Language barriers
- Psychological barriers
- Physical barriers
- Cultural barriers
Informal channels of communication is also called as_______________.
- Formal communication
When production manager inputs certain instructions to the workers regarding production target is an example of ______________.
- Downward communication
- Upward communication
- Horizontal communication
- Diagonal communication
Group discussion is an interactive _____________ process.
______________ refers to technical language used by people belonging to same occupation or profession.
- Communication overload
- Communication underload
The words ‘fair’ and ‘fare’ have different spellings but same pronunciation is an example of _____________.
- Communication overload
- Communication underload
____________ refers to the process of enabling that group of people to reach their goal.
- Team building
A good team leader should be able to ______________.
- Manage conflict
- Manage time
- Manage stress
- Manage activity
___________ first came up with the memorable words forming, storming, forming, and performing.
- Paul Newman
- Keith Davis
- Geoffrey leech
- Bruce Tuckman
|Option 1||Option 2||Option 3||Option 4||Correct answer|
|“The state shall not discriminate against any citizen on grounds of religion race, caste, sex, and place of birth ” is said in Article…||15 (2)||15 (1)||15 (3)||15 (5)||15 (1)|
|……………. The article allows the state to implement reservation in the matter of promotion for SCs and STs||16(4A)||16(5B)||16(5A)||16(A)||16(4A)|
|The first commission under the constitution was constituted in March …………..||1991||1992||1993||1994||1992|
|Article………….. states ‘ equality before the law or equal protection of the laws of the country’||14||15||16||17||14|
|Sexual harassment of women at workplace (prevention, prohibition, and Redressal) Act was passed in ……..||2010||2011||2012||2013||2013|
|Varishta Pension yojna is run by ……………..||LIC||Ministry of finance||RBI||NABARD||Ministry of finance|
|Pradhan Mantri Vaya Vandana Yojna is launched by the Prime Minister in 2017 for …………. during old age||Image development||Legal Security||Political Security||Social Security||Social Security|
|Muslim women (protection of rights on divorce) Act 1986 protects the rights of Muslim women who have been …………||married||divorced||Child||Employed||Divorced|
|……………… The article allows the President to appoint a commission to investigate the condition of socially and economically backward classes and table the report in parliament||340||341||342||344||340|
|Article 275 allows special grant in aid to states for ………….welfare||Tribal||Urban||Rural||Institutional||Tribal|
|Option 1||Option 2||Option 3||Option 4||Correct answer|
|Disaster usually resulted from human interaction within the artificial environment is called ……………..disaster||natural||manmade||Hybrid||Alien||manmade|
|…………… stands for reducing the loss due to disaster||mitigation||Response||Loss of Lives||Public Policies||mitigation|
|which of the following is not a threat of disaster in Maharashtra||Flood||Droughts||Earthquakes||Volcanoes||Volcanoes|
|National Disaster Management Act was enacted in ………||2005||2006||2007||2008||2006|
|According to U. N. O., there were about ______ disasters per year between 1992 – 2000 in the world?||100||300||500||800||500|
|An effect that natural disasters can have on people affected by the event is an increased rate of||homicide||Immigration||Population Growth||No Impact||Population Growth|
|Approximately ——— % of earth’s surface is covered with water||25||35||95||70||70|
|Disaster at Chernobyl (USSR), Three Mile Island (USA), and Fukusima (JAPAN) are all related to||Disaster caused by earthquake||Disaster caused by Tsunami||Nuclear disaster||Epidemic disaster||Nuclear disaster|
|Disasters can be categorized into various types on the basis of||Its speed||Its previous history||Loss of property they result||Loss of human life they result||Loss of human life they result|
|An example of Civil War is||Syrian War||World War I&II||Kargil War||Vietnam-US War||Syrian War|
|A flood can not occur due to||Cyclone||Tsunami||Heavy rain||Biological disaster||Biological disaster|
|Hurricanes are common in||India||Bangladesh||USA||Australia||USA|
|Major tsunamis are produced by earthquakes with hypocenters less than||5 km||10 km||20 km||30 km||30 km|
|The movement of earthquake waves through the ground can produce||Solification||Creep||Liquefaction||Lahars||Liquefaction|
|Percentage of Indian total area prone to the cyclone is||0.06||0.08||0.1||0.12||0.08|
|The term cyclone means||Coil of tiger||Coil of snake||Coil of lion||Coil of pig||Coil of snake|
|Which of the following is the first calculating device?||Abacus||Calculator||Turing Machine||Pascaline||Abacus|
|Anatomy is a branch of Science which deals with||Structure of animals and plants||The functioning of body organs||Animal behaviour||Cells and tissues||Structure of animals and plants|
|Name an instrument used to measure the intensity of earthquakes||Richter Scale||Ammeter||Hyetometer||Oometer||Richter Scale|
|Who had invented zero?||Egyptians||Greeks||Indians||Americans||Indians|
|Who discovered Penicillin?||Alexander Fleming||Joseph Lister||Robert Koch||W. Roentgen||Alexander Fleming|
|Logarithm tables were invented by||John Napier||John Doe||John Harrison||John Douglas||John Napier|
|Robert Koch worked on||Tuberculosis||Cholera||Malaria||Diabetes||Tuberculosis|
|Galileo Galilei stands as a central figure of the scientific revolution of the ……….. century||15th||16th||17th||18th||17th|
|Who invented Jet Engine||Sir Frank Whittle||Gottlieb Daimler||Roger Bacon||Lewis E. Waterman||Sir Frank Whittle|
|In which decade was the telephone invented?||1850s||1860s||1870s||1880s||1870s|
|What Galileo Galilei invented?||Barometer||Pendulum clock||Microscope||Thermometer||Thermometer|
|What Sir Isaac Newton invented?||Reflecting telescope||Chronometer||Microscope||Spectacles||Reflecting telescope|
|Who had an explosive idea and first patented DYNAMITE?||J. R. Gluber||A. Nobel||G. Fawks||W. Bickford||A. Nobel|
|The term “communis” derived from ___word.||Greek||Latin||Chinese||English||Latin|
|What is communication without words?||There is no communication without words||Non-verbal communication||Telepathy||Sign language||Non-verbal communication|
|When speaking on the phone, what type of communication is being used?||Verbal and tone of voice||Verbal and body language||Nonverbal communication||Face to face||Verbal and tone of voice|
|What is the term used to describe the emotion or feeling in your voice?||Affect||Verbal communication||Tone||Sarcasm||Tone|
|Using your whole body to communicate is called what?||Miming||Body language||Sign language||Exuberant communication||Body language|
|What is listening well called?||Correct listening||Passive listening||Active listening||Total listening||Active listening|
|__________ are the approaches to the study of leadership which emphasize the personality of the leader||Contingency theories||Group theories||Trait theories||Inspirational theories||Trait theories|
|A leader who is highly task-oriented and focuses only on getting the job done is called………….||Autocratic||Authorotarian||Bureaucratic||Neurocratic||Neurocratic|
|there are …………… stages in the team-building process||2||3||4||5||5|
|Teamwork in an organization leads to organizational……….||Empowerment||Weakness||Economy||Skills||Empowerment|
|The ________ leadership style is an expression of the leader’s trust in the abilities of his subordinates.||Participative||Delegative||Authoritarian||Neurocratic||Participative|
|At the norming stage, the team is involved in defining ………||Goals||Roles||Relation||Habits||Goals|
|1)……. rights are the rights that an individual can avail and enjoy, by the virtue of being born as a human being.||Human||Civil||Political||Economical||Human|
|2)……… rights are guaranteed only to citizens of the state.||Civil||Human||Economical||Political||Political|
|3)……. rights make an individual self-sufficient in his/her basic needs.||Economic||Civil||Political||Human||Economic|
|4) The universal declaration of human rights(UDHR) came into effect in the year…….||1951||1950||1949||1948||1948|
|5) ….. right is a right that is guaranteed to citizens of a country by the constitution.||Political||Human||Civil||Constitutional||Constitutional|
|6) Article ….. of the constitution of India has reference to schedule caste (SC).||341||342||343||344||341|
|7) Article ….. of the constitution of India has reference to schedule tribe (ST).||344||343||342||341||342|
|8) Schedule tribe can belong to…….||Hinduism||Neo-buddhism||Sikhism||Any religion||Any religion|
|9) National commission for women act was enacted in the year……..||1990||1991||1992||1993||1990|
|10) National Commission for women was set up in the year ……..||1990||1991||1992||1993||1992|
|11) No child below the age of, years shall be employed to work in any factory or mine or any hazardous employment.||14||15||16||17||14|
|12) To apply for the national old-age scheme, the age of the applicant should be, years or higher.||60||61||62||63||60|
|13) Article ….of the constitution of India provides for social equality and equal access to public areas.||12||13||14||15||15|
|14) Storms is an example of….. disaster.||Manmade||Natural||Hybrid||Ecological||Natural|
|15) ……. disaster occurs when anthropogenic actions allow increased damages from natural or manmade disasters.||Natural||Manmade||Ecological||Hybrid||Hybrid|
|16)…… takes place when a large amount of ice, snow, earth, or rock falls suddenly down the mountainside.||Cyclone||Drought||Earthquake||Avalanche||Avalanche|
|17)…… takes place when a prolonged period of abnormally low rainfall leading to a shortage of water supply.||Earthquake||Drought||Cyclone||Floods||Drought|
|18)……. diseases are generally spread through consuming contaminated water.||Diseases associated with crowding||Vector-borne diseases||Diseases due to lack of nutrition||Waterborne diseases||Waterborne diseases|
|19) …….. diseases are transmitted by insect and animal bites.||Diseases due to lack of nutrition||Diseases associated with crowding||Vector-borne diseases||Waterborne diseases||Vector-borne diseases|
|20) Headache is a…. symptom.||Physiological||Psychological||Behavioural||Super natural||Physiological|
|21) ……. has been prepared by the government of Maharashtra and other agencies to participate in disaster management.||Disaster management action plan||Varishtha pension bima yojana||The pradhan mantri vaya vandana yojana||Rashtriya vayoshree yojana||Disaster management action plan|
|22) …….. is the effort to reduce the loss of life and property by reducing the impact of the disaster.||Mitigation||Litigation||Communication plan||Training||Mitigation|
|23) Response includes …….. phases.||2||3||4||5||3|
|24) The aim of the…. phase is to restore the affected area to its previous state.||Recovery||Pre-disaster||Respnse||Post -response||Recovery|
|25) ……… approach relates to the human rights approach relating to the resettlement and rehabilitation of disaster victims.||Humanitarian||Philanthropist||Socialistic||Monopolistic||Humanitarian|
|26) Principle …. is related to the guiding principle of the right to health.||17||18||19||20||19|
|27) Recent research suggest that the idea of an alphabet was first used in ………||Egypt||India||Africa||America||Egypt|
|28) ……. astronomy was the first and highly successful attempt at giving refined mathematical description of astronomical phenomena.||Babylonian||Mesopotamia||Greek||Hellesnistic||Babylonian|
|29) The ….. right triangle and other rules of thumb were used to build rectilinear structures.||3–4–5||4–5–6||5–6–7||7–8–9||3–4–5|
|30) … is known as father of science.||Pythagoras||Plato||Aristotle||Thales||Thales|
|31) ….. was a first person to postulate that earth is a spherical in shape.||Thales||Aristotle||Pythagoras||Plato||Pythagoras|
|32) ….. introduced atomism.||Leucippus||Euclid||Pythagoras||Aristotle||Leucippus|
|33) Meaning of the word science is………||Knowledge||Characteristic||Nature||Observation||Knowledge|
|34) The word science comes from a …. word ‘Scientia’||Indian||American||African||Latin||Latin|
|35) ….. is known as father of classical liberalism.||David hume||John locke||Issac newton||George berkeley||John locke|
|36) …. is a theory of knowlegde that asserts that knowledge comes from sensory experience.||Empiricism||Theoretical||Practical||Validated||Empiricism|
|37) A mental attitude which is behind the method of aquiring reliable and practical knowlege may be called…..||Tolerance||Humanism||Secularism||Scientific temper||Scientific temper|
|38) Computer Aided Manufacturing(CAM) is a term related to ………||Production||Sales||Human resource||Finance||Production|
|39) Public speaking is a part of …….. skills.||Communication||Listening||Interpersonal||Leadership||Communication|
|40) In …. listening the listener listens with interest and encourages the speaker with continued speaking.||Active||Content||Evaluative||Reflective||Active|
|41) Gossip is an example of ……. communication.||Written||Non-verbal||Body language||Oral||Oral|
|42) …. communication can be preserved as permanent record of the organisation.||Body language||Non-verbal||Written||Oral||Written|
|43) ….. colour signifies health and excitement.||Red||Pink||Blue||Green||Pink|
|44) In …. charts two bars are shown for each activity.||Pie||Bar||Gantt||Graphs||Gantt|
|45) Distance of 4 feet to 12 feet is considered as ….. space.||Intimate||Personal||Social||Public||Social|
|46) Noise is an example of…. barriers to communication.||Physical||Semantic||Socio-psychological||Organisational||Physical|
|47) …… means to distort in writing or telling.||Filtering||Rambling||The Halo and Horn effect||Slanting||Slanting|
|48) …. refers to talk aimlessly , without connection of ideas.||Slanting||Filtering||Rambling||The Halo and Horn effect||Rambling|
|49) Status barrier is an example of….. barrier.||Cross-cultural||Organisational||Semantic||Physical||Organisational|
|50) Communication between the same department or persons on the same level is called…. communication.||Downward||Upward||Horizontal||Diagonal||Horizontal|
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