UGC NET Paper 1 June Shift (Pack of 7) - UGC NET PAPER 1 25th June 2019 Evening Shift

16. If proposition 'Students are serious' is taken to be false then which of the following propositions can be true?
(a) All students are serious
(b) All students are not serious
(c) Some students are not serious
(d) Some serious ones are not students
Select the correct answer from the options given below:

  • Option : D
  • Explanation : 'Students are serious'is false statement then its negation 'students are not serious' must be a true statement.
    Now, equivalent proposition of 'students are not serious' is 'All students are not serious' and also 'some students are not serious' can be true statements.
Cancel reply
Cancel reply

17. Which of the following is a characteristic of interpersonal communication?

  • Option : A
  • Explanation : Interpersonal communication is a two-way, face-to-face communication in which people exchange information, feelings, and meaning through verbal and non-verbal messages. It may be focused or unfocussed on different occasions. It involves good participation of both parties in a formal or informal manner. It is not philosophical (which is one way) nor metaphorical (which hinders reception) as it involves minimal barriers to communication .. .... .
Cancel reply
Cancel reply

18. The proposition 'All birds are cows' is equivalent to which of the following propositions?
(1) Some cows are birds
(2) Some cows are not non-birds
(3) Some birds are cows
(4) Many birds are cows
Select the correct answer from the options given below:

  • Option : C
  • Explanation : 'All birds are cows' is true proposition. Then its equivalent proposition 'Some or many birds are cows' will be also true.
    Again, its inverse proposition, 'All or some cows are birds' and its negation' Some cows are not non-birds' will be also true.
Cancel reply
Cancel reply

19. Gate keeping by Media to ensure what audiences consume is indicative of

  • Option : B
  • Explanation : Media reportage, including audiences' voice and receiving feedback from them is part of media's role in creating culture. But when it undertakes to monitor or influence what audiences consume, it is indicative of media's control on society ..... .
Cancel reply
Cancel reply