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    (1) A large size head1ine across the entire page is called:

    (a) Deck
    (b) Banner
    (c) Lead

    (2) A sheet containing facts and detailed information on any issue is known as:

    (a) Summary
    (b) Write up
    (c) Backgrounder

    (3) The key Narrator of a newscast or program is called:

    (a) Announcer
    (b) Editor
    (c) Anchor

    (4) Mohammedan Social Reformer was the English Name of:

    (a) Muhazzab
    (b) Makhzari
    (c) Tahzeeb ul Akhlaq

    (5) Daily Dawn Started in:

    (a) 1940
    (b) 1942 (ut was started as weekly newspaper but in 1942 it turned to daily newspaper and Qaid-e-azam was its founder)
    (c) 1944

    (6) Zamindar was launched by:-

    (a) Maulana Zafar Ali Khan
    (b) Maulvi Serajuddin
    (c) Munshi Mahboob Alam.

    (7) The first Editor of Dawn was:

    (a) Desmond Young
    (b) Altaf Hussain
    (c)Pothan Joseph

    (8) The number of radio stations, which Pakistan got in 1947 were:

    (a) 5
    (b) 2
    (c) 3 (1- Lahore(1928) 2- Peshawar*1936) 3- Dahaka(1939) )

    (9). Daily Jung first appeared from:

    (a) Calcutta
    (b) Karachi
    (c) Delhi

    (10) Hamid Nizami was the founder editor of:

    (a) Inqilab
    (b) Nawa-e-waqt
    (c) Mashriq

    (11) CPNE is the representative body of:

    (a) Editors
    (b) Newspaper owners
    (c)Woking journalists

    (12) Television made its advent in Pakistan in:

    (a) 1958
    (b) 1964(in Ayub khan Government)
    (c) 1970

    (13) Leader is the name of:

    (a) Leading story on the front page.
    (b) Main Feature
    (c) Opening Editorial

    (14) Continuation of a story on another page is called:

    (a) Carried
    (b) Jump
    (c) Bouncer

    (15) S.M.C.R. is a well known:

    (a) Communication Theory
    (b) Communication Strategy
    (c) Communication Model

    (16) A story appearing with the name of the writer is called:

    (a) Credit line
    (b) By line
    (c) Print line

    (17) The largest mass medium in Pakistan is:

    (a) The Press
    (b) Radio
    (c) Television

    (18) Dr. Goebbles is known as father of:

    (a) Advertising
    [b] Public Relation
    (c) Propaganda

    (19) Radio Pakistan was converted to Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation in:

    (a) 1964
    (c) 1976

    (20) A.P.P. is the abbreviation of:

    (a) Allied papers of Pakistan
    (b) Association of Publications
    (c) Associated Press of Pakistan.

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    Prepare MCQ's for Journalism lectureship Bs-17

    1) What is Scope?

    (a) Common report
    (b) Beat news
    (c) Exclusive Story (a beat: means allocated area on news)
    (d) None of these

    2) What is Superhead?

    (a) Multi common story
    (b) Headline of the paper
    (C) Sub- heading
    (d) None of these

    3) Stringer is called to

    (a) whole time employee
    (b) part-time correspondent paid a column rate (means according to his work published in newspaper he get paid )
    (c) Sub-editor (d) None of these

    4) Extra – personal communication is?

    (a) With family
    (b) self
    (C) With more than two persons
    (d) None of these( As extra personal communication is with animals)

    5) Newspaper’s master head is called:

    (a) Headline
    (b) flag (it means the printed title i.e name and logo of a news paper at the top of front page)
    (c) Sub-heading
    (d) embargo

    6) FOLIO is the name of:

    (a) Follow up
    (b) Page number (newsppaer name' date and page number that appears on the top of each page)
    (C) Date line
    (d) Cut

    7) Who was the first editor of the daily Jhang?

    (a) Mir Shakeel – ur-Rehman
    (b) Altaf Hussain
    (C) Mir Khalil-ur- rehman
    (d) Nasim Hijazi

    8) Acknowledgment if the source of a picture or a story is called?

    (a) Credit line
    (b) Byline
    (c) Courtesy d) Reference

    9) Continuation of a story on another page is called?

    (a) Reference
    (b) Follow-up
    (C) Jump
    (d) None of these

    10) PEMRA Ordinance was implemented in:

    (a) 1997
    (b) 2002( march 2002)
    (c) 1998
    (d) 2004

    11) The term “Global Village” was coined by:

    (a) George Gerbener
    (b) Marshal Mcluhan
    (C) Wilber Schramm
    (d) Pamela Shoemaker

    12) Press Note can issue?

    (a) Editor
    ](b) Government official
    (c) Reporter
    (d) Sub-editor

    13) Registration of Press and Publication Ordinance was introduced in:
    (a) 1963 (b) 1971
    (C) 1973 (d) 1988

    14) The founder of daily ‘Pakistan Times’ Was:

    (a) Mian Iftikhar-ud-din (started in 4 feb 1947 and as Mian iftikhar ud din invest bigger part in newspaper he was elected as a managing director and Quied azam launched that as a chief guest)
    (b) Faiz Ahmed Faiz
    (c) Quaid-I-Azam (
    (d) None of these

    15) The term ‘Deck’ is used for:

    (a) Headline
    (b) Part of a headline
    (C) Box
    (d) None of these

    16) The term yellow journalism was started from

    a) Pakistan
    b) India
    c) Germany
    d) USA Explanation: The term was coined by Erwin Wardman, the editor of the New York Press. Wardman was the first to publish the term but there is evidence that expressions such as "yellow journalism" and "school of yellow kid journalism" were already used by newsmen of that time

    17) The inventor of the printing press was:

    a) Marshal McLuhan
    b) Ts’ai Lun
    c) Johannes Gutenberg
    d) Non of these

    18) Pakistan’s first official news agency was

    a) UPI ( United press international)
    b) IPA
    c) APP (Assosiated press of pakistan it started in 1947)
    d) NNI (national news international. founded in 1992 by Hafiz abdul khaliq)

    19) Nasim hijazi was Editor of the daily

    a) Shaheen
    b) Kohistan
    c) Imroze
    d) Mashriq

    20) CNE stands for

    a) Council of newspaper editor
    b) Chief News Editor
    c) Committee of Newspaper Employees
    d) Non of these


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      Prepare MCQ's for Journalism lectureship Bs-17

      i. What is “Lithography”?

      a. A method of Printing (written with stone printing that uses repulsion between ink water to transfer image from stone to paper
      b. A system of local bodies
      c. Circulation of Newspapers
      d. None of these.

      ii. What is “Dummy”?

      a. Dead body of an animal
      b. Make-up of newspaper
      c. Front Page of Newspaper
      d. None of these

      iii. What is by line?

      a. A railway track
      b. Text written on lines
      c. Reporter’s name printed with story
      d. None of these

      iv. Intra-Personal Communication is:

      a. Communication with personal friend
      b. With Public
      c. With self
      d. With family

      v. What is ABC?

      a. American Business Circle
      b. American Business Corporation
      c. Audit Bureau of Circulation( A government institution which issues certificates after audited statistic on circulations of publication )
      d. None of these

      vi. Who was the first Editor of daily “Nwa-e-Waqt?”

      a. Majeed Nizami( is Current editor )
      b. Mujeeb Nizami
      c. Hameed Nizami
      d. None of these

      vii. When Television Transmission was started in Pakistan?

      a. 1970
      b. 1964
      c. 1990
      d. 1962

      viii. The Subject allotted to a newspaper reporter is called:

      a. Creed
      b. Beat
      c. Embargo
      d. Feature

      ix. A journalist who is not attached with any newspaper is called:

      a. Retainer
      b. Correspondent
      c. Free Lancer
      d. Stinger(its part time correspondent of newspaper but freelancer is a person who is not a member of any newspaper but providing services to several newspapers at same time and being paid)

      x. Identification Mark written on the top of news story page is called:

      a. Credit Line
      b. Slug Line( Some1 please give me its justifications?
      c. Embargo
      d. Tip

      xi. Dr. Gobbles is known as father of:

      a. Advertising
      b. Public Relation
      c. Propaganda
      d. None of these

      xii. The communication based on purchased time or space is called:

      a. Publicity
      b. Advertising
      c. Propaganda
      d. None of these

      xiii. UPI is the abbreviation of:

      a. United Press of Indonesia
      b. United Press of India
      c. United Press International
      d. None of these

      xiv. The news that appears two or three days before an event is called:

      a. Follow up
      b. Lead story
      c. Curtain raiser
      d. None of these

      xv. Press and Publication Ordinance was introduced in:

      a. 1963
      b. 1965
      c. 1995
      d. None of these

      xvi. Communication without words:

      a. Visual communication
      b. Non-Verbal communication
      c. Mass communication
      d. None of these

      xvii. Tabloid newspaper is of small size with:

      a. 3 columns
      b. 4 columns
      c. 5 columns
      d. None of these

      xviii. The reading of the script to check the errors is called:

      a. Composing
      b. Proof-reading
      c. Editing
      d. None of these

      xix. A brief introduction of a photograph is called:

      a. Embargo
      b. Credit line
      c. Caption
      d. None of these

      xx. OB stands for:

      a. Open Box
      b. Outdoor Broadcast
      c. Official Beat
      d. None of these