“Islamophobia and Western Media” 2021

 The Department of the Mass Communication Virtual University of Pakistan has organized a webinar “Islamophobia and Western Media” on January 28, 2021.

Objectives of Webinar are:
To talk about the prevalence of Islamophobic discourse in the Western Media.
To discuss how Islamophobia in Western media has affected the Muslim identity.
To explore strategies and tactics to counter Islamophobia in Western media.

Guest Speakers will be
Prof. Dr. Noshina Saleem (Director, Institute of Communication Studies, University of Punjab).
Topic: Islamophobia in the Light of Various Scholars’ Perspectives

Dr. Saeed Ahmad Saeedi (Assistant Professor, Institute of Islamic Studies, University of the Punjab & Senior Analyst 92 News).
Topic: Islamophobia… Reasons, Impacts, and Obviation

Prof. Dr. Zafar Iqbal, (Chairman, Department of Media & Communication Studies, International Islamic University, Islamabad)
Topic: Islamophobia: Brief History, Facets, and Way to Counter it

All participants will get free E-certificate
For registration:
https://us02web.zoom.us/.../reg.../WN_ZT4CwvgsT-ShnmKvTzXQGA 


“Islamophobia and Western Media” 2021



Provisional Merit List: Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Graduating Semesters (12th Convocation)

 

Provisional Merit List: Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 Graduating Semesters (12th Convocation)  
Fall 2019 Graduating Semester
PositionStudent IDStudent NameCGPAPVC
Batch 1804
B.Ed. Secondary (1.5-Year Program)
1st bc180400821 SAMINA JAN 3.99 OPKST
2nd bc180401691 RIDA ZAHRA 3.96 PFJN01
3rd bc180408889 SAIMA YASMEEN 3.93 PLQT01
Batch 1802
Associate Degree in Database Management System
1st bc180201687 MUHAMMAD NAVEED BUTT 3.61 PKHN03
Associate Degree in Web Design and Development
1st bc180202860 MUHAMMAD NAEEM 3.83 SBHS01
2nd bc180200472 MARYAM MUMTAZ 3.64 PSKT01
B Com
1st bc180201929 HARIS IQBAL 3.89 PRWP10
2nd bc180203653 SAFDAR ALI 3.88 NHPH01
3rd bc180202357 BADAR FARID 3.76 VSWL01
BA
1st bc180202649 HAMRAH ILYAS 3.93 OPKST
2nd bc180200096 ASIYA BINTE ASIM 3.86 VFSD01
3rd bc180201529 MUNEEB ABDUL MALIK 3.55 OPKST
BA-Business Administration
1st bc180202898 SHAHBAZ IBRAR 3.88 OPKST
2nd bc180204352 MUHAMMAD KAMRAN 3.75 OPKST
3rd bc180202234 SULEMAN KHAN 3.72 VQTA01
BA-Mass Communication

Blocking of Students LMS Accounts January 2021

 




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CS403- Database Management System Old Past Exam Papers

 

CS403 Database Management System


Question No: 1 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
Making a change to the conceptual schema of a database but not affecting the existing external schemas is an example of

Physical data independence.
Concurrency control.
Logical data independence.
Functional dependency

Question No: 2 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
GRANT SELECT, UPDATE(Designation) ON Employee TO Amali,Hiruni WITH GRANT OPTION;
What does this SQL statement do?

Grant permission to Amali,only to retrieve data from Employee table and grant permission to Hiruni, only to update the designation from Employee table.
Grant permission to Hiruni in order to grant, select and update permission to Amali.
Grant permission to Amali & Hiruni to update designation of employees in the Employee table.
Grant permission to Amali and Hiruni to update all data except designation in Employee table.

Question No: 3 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
Which key word is available in SQL to enforce referential integrity?

Check
Primary Key
Set Default
Unique

Question No: 4 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
Which of the following statements are Data Definition Language command?

INSERT
UPDATE
GRANT
TRUNCATE

Question No: 5 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
How many clustered index(es) do each database table have?
2
3
5
1

Question No: 6 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
Which of the following is true about DELETE command?
is DDL Command.
Resets identity of the table.
cannot activate a trigger.
Can be Rolled back.


Question No: 7 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one
Which of the following will be deleted relating to a table if you use TRUNCATE command?

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Announcement- Blocking of VU-LMS Accounts

 

It is informed that LMS accounts of all such students who have not paid their outstanding dues shall be blocked on January 18, 2021. Students with blocked Accounts will not be able to carry out academic activities. It is therefore advised to clear all outstanding dues at the earliest, in order to avoid any inconvenience.

MGT501- Human Resource Management Old Paper Solution

 

 

MGT501- Human Resource Management

    

 

Question No: 1    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 Which of the following defines the levels of authority to perform the assigned tasks?

 

       ► Labor union

       ► Competitor's threat

       ► Organizational structure

       ► Pressure group

   

Question No: 2    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 The actions of people at the workplace are studied under which of the following discipline?

       ► Psychology

       ► Organizational behavior

       ► Sociology

       ► Anthropology

   

Question No: 3    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 The job specification is a statement that represents:

       ► Required skills

       ► Specific qualification

       ► Personality traits

       ► All of the given options

   

Question No: 4    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 'Job specification' is said to be an outcome of which of the given term?

       ► Job analysis

       ► Job title

       ► Job evaluation

       ► Job worth

   

Question No: 5    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 Jobs are compensated on the basis of:

 

       ► Job analysis

       ► Job specification

       ► Job worth

       ► Job description

   

Question No: 6    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 Which of the following is served as criteria for declaring a particular job as worth-full?

 

       ► Physical motion

       ► Significance of task

       ► Mental stress

       ► Long working hours

   

STA630- Research Method Old Past Paper MCQ Solution- Mega File

STA630 Research Method

 

1- Hypothesis refers to

A. The outcome of an experiment                                                                                         

B. A conclusion drawn from an experiment

C. A form of bias in which the subject tries to outguess the experimenter

D. A tentative statement about the relationship

 

 

2- Statistics is used by researchers to

A. Analyze the empirical data collected in a study

B. Make their findings sound better

C. Operationally define their variables

D. Ensure the study comes out the way it was intended

 

 

3- A literature review requires

A. Planning

B. Good & clear writing

C. Lot of rewriting

D. All of the above

 

 

4- A literature review is based on the assumption that

A. Copy from the work of others

B. Knowledge accumulates and learns from the work of others

C. Knowledge disaccumulates

D. None of the above option

 

 

5- A theoretical framework

A. Elaborates the r/s among the variables

B. Explains the logic underlying these r/s

C. Describes the nature and direction of the r/s

D. All of the above

 

                     

6- Which of the following statement is not true?

A. A research proposal is a document that presents a plan for a project

B. A research proposal shows that the researcher is capable of successfully conducting the proposed research project

C. A research proposal is an unorganized and unplanned project

D. A research proposal is just like a research report and written before the research project

 

7- Preliminary data collection is a part of the

 

A. Descriptive research

B. Exploratory research

C. Applied research

D. Explanatory research

 

8- Conducting surveys is the most common method of generating

A. Primary data

B. Secondary data

C. Qualitative data

D. None of the above

 

9- After identifying the important variables and establishing the logical reasoning in theoretical framework, the next step in the research process is

A. To conduct surveys

B. To generate the hypothesis

C. To focus group discussions

D. To use experiments in an investigation

 

10- The appropriate analytical technique is determined by

A. The research design

B. Nature of the data collected

C. Nature of the hypothesis

D. Both A & B

 

 

 

11- Personal interviews conducted in shopping malls are known as:

a. Mall interviews

b. Mall intercepts interviews

c. Brief interviews

d. None of the given options

 

Mgt402 Cost & Management Accounting Midterm Old Paper Solution

 

Question No: 1    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 D Corporation uses process costing to calculate the cost of manufacturing Crunchies. During the month 12,500 units were completed, 1,500 units remained in work in process at 25 percent completed. How many equivalent units are produced?

 

       ► 12,500 units

       ► 12,875 units

       ► 14,250 units

       ► 12,125 units

Completed units = 12500

25% of 1500 also completed = 0.25*1500 = 375

Total = 12500+375 = 12875

Question No: 2    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 During the year 60,000 units put in to process.55, 000 units were completed. Closing WIP were 25,000 units, 40% completed. How much the equivalent units of output would be produced?

 

       ► 25,000 units

       ► 10,000 units

       ► 65,000 units

       ► 80,000 units

Completed units = 55000

40% of 25000 also completed = 0.4*25000 = 10000

Total = 55000+10000 = 65000

 

   

Question No: 3    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 FIFO is the  abbreviation of:

       ► Final Interest-Free Option

       ► First in First out Method

       ► None of the given options

       ► Fixed income  Financial Operations

  (See page #41 of handouts) 

Question No: 4    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 The cost that is subject to actual payment or will be paid for in future is called:

 

       ► Fixed cost

       ► Step cost

       ► Explicit cost

       ► Imputed cost

  ( See page #8 of handouts)

Explicit cost is the cost that is subject to actual payment or will be paid for in future.

Question No: 5    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

 A cost that has been incurred but cannot be changed by present or future decisions is called:

      Sunk cost

       ► Differential cost

       ► Opportunity cost

       ► Marginal cost

  Sunk costs are those costs which are incurred in the past.
They are called sunk because a past cost cannot be changed and decisions involve

only the present and the future

 

 

MGT201- Financial Management Mid-Term Paper Solution Spring 2010

 

01 MIDTERM EXAMINATION

Spring 2010

MGT201- Financial Management (Session - 5)

Question No: 1 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

Which of the following statements is correct for a sole proprietorship?

► The sole proprietor has limited liability

► The sole proprietor can easily dispose of their ownership position relative to a shareholder in a corporation

► The sole proprietorship can be created more quickly than a corporation

► The owner of a sole proprietorship faces double taxation unlike the partners in a partnership

Question No: 2 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

Which of the following market refers to the market for relatively long-term financial instruments?

► Secondary market

► Primary market

► Money market

► Capital market

Question No: 3 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

Felton Farm Supplies, Inc., has an 8 percent return on total assets of Rs.300,000 and a net profit margin of 5 percent. What are its sales?

► 750,0Rs.3, 750,000

► Rs.48Rs.480, 000 (correct)

► Rs.30Rs.300, 000

► Rs.1, Rs.1, 500,000

Reference:

Since ROI=8% on $300,000 of assets,

then net profit is $24,000 (8% × $300,000).

Using the net profit and given that the NPM=5%, sales equals $480,000 ($24,000 / 5%).

Question No: 4 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

An investment proposal should be judged in whether or not it provides:

► A return equal to the return require by the investor

► A return more than required by investor

► A return less than required by investor

► A return equal to or more than required by investor

Question No: 5 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

A capital budgeting technique through which discount rate equates the present value of the future net cash flows from an investment project with the project’s initial cash outflow is known as:

► Payback period

► Internal rate of return

► Net present value

► Profitability index

Reference:

Page 43 & 44

Question No: 6 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

A capital budgeting technique that is NOT considered as discounted cash flow method is:

► Payback period

► Internal rate of return

► Net present value

► Profitability index

Question No: 7 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

Why net present value is the most important criteria for selecting the project in capital budgeting?

► Because it has a direct link with the shareholders dividends maximization

► Because it has direct link with shareholders wealth maximization

► Because it helps in quick judgment regarding the investment in real assets

► Because we have a simple formula to calculate the cash flows

Question No: 8    ( Marks: 1 )    - Please choose one

You are selecting a project from a mix of projects, what would be your first selection in descending order to give yourself the best chance to add most to the firm value, when operating under a single-period capital-rationing constraint?

       ► Profitability index (PI)

       ► Net present value (NPV)

       ► Internal rate of return (IRR)

       ► Payback period (PBP)

Reference:

1. Pay back period (ascending order)

2. Return on investment (ROI)

3. Net Present Value (NPV)

4. Profitability Index (PI) (Descending order)

5. Internal Rate of Return (IRR)

Question No: 9 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

Bond is a type of Direct Claim Security whose value is NOT secured by __________.

► Tangible assets

► Intangible assets

► Fixed assets

► Real assets

Question No: 10 ( Marks: 1 ) - Please choose one

If a 7% coupon bond is trading for Rs. 975 it has a current yield of _________ percent.

► 7.00

► 6.53

► 8.53

► 7.18


Reference:

Current Yield = Coupon / Market Price