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RDA Training Part One Quiz

FRBR Quiz- Answers at the bottom of the page

 

Quiz 1

Which of the following 4 descriptions represents a FRBR Group one entity item?

 

1. Kaitangata twitch (novel) published Allen & Unwin, 2005.  

 

2. Kaitangata twitch : the novel.

 

3. The ATL copy of Kaitangata twitch published Allen & Unwin, 2005.  

signed by Margaret Mahy 

 

4. Kaitangata twitch (novel) translated into Italian

 

Quiz 2

How many different manifestions are represented in the following resources?

 

1. Kaitangata twitch : a novel by Margaret Mahy, published Allen & Unwin, 2005.

 

2. Kaitangata twitch : a novel by Margaret Mahy, published Allen & Unwin, 2010.  

 

3. The ATL copy of Kaitangata twitch published Allen & Unwin, 2005.

signed by Margaret Mahy

 

4. Kaitangata twitch : a novel by Margaret Mahy, published by Random House New Zealand 2009.

 

Quiz 3

How many different expressions are represented in the following descriptions?

 

1. Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Secker & Warburg in 1995 

 

2. Nights in the gardens of Spain. The sound recording  of the novel by Witi Ihimaera, read by Michael Keir-Morrissey and published by Word Pictures in 1995. 

 

3  Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Raupo in 2010.

 

4. Noches en los Jardines de España. A novel by Witi Ihimaera translated into Spanish and published by Harlequin Ibérica in 2005.  

 

Quiz 4

1. How many different expressions are described in the list of resources below?  

2. How many different Manifestations are there?  

3. And finally, how many different Works are described here?  

 

1. Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Secker & Warburg in 1995

 

2. Nights in the gardens of Spain. The sound recording  of the novel by Witi Ihimaera, read by Michael Keir-Morrissey and published by Word Pictures in 1995.

 

3  Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Raupo in 2010.

 

4. Noches en los Jardines de España. A novel by Witi Ihimaera translated into Spanish and published by Harlequin Ibérica in 2005.

 

5. Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The e-book published by Raupo in 2010.

 

6. Nights in the gardens of Spain. the television programme based on the novel by Witi Ihimaera and screened last Sunday night.

 

Quiz 5

1. How many different works are described below?

2. How many different expressions are there?

3. And how many different manifestions?

 

1. An illustrated encyclopedia of Maori life / by A.W. Reed.

Wellington [N.Z.] : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1963.

 

2. Concise Maori encyclopedia / A.W. Reed.

Wellington [N.Z.] : ‡b A.H. & A.W. Reed ‡c 1964.

An abridgement of the author's: An illustrated encyclopedia of Maori life.

 

3. Taonga tuku iho : illustrated encyclopedia of traditional Māori life / by A.W. Reed ; revised by Buddy Mikaere.

Published: Auckland, N.Z. : New Holland, 2002.

Revised edition of: An illustrated encyclopedia of Māori life. Wellington, N.Z. : A.H. & A.W. Reed, 1963.

 

4. An illustrated encyclopedia of traditional Māori life : taonga tuku iho / A.W. Reed ; edited by Buddy Mikaere.

Auckland, N.Z. : New Holland, 2002 [i.e. 2012]

Previously published with title: Taonga tuku iho : illustrated encyclopedia of traditional Māori life, 2002 

 

Answers

Quiz 1: 

3. The ATL copy of Kaitangata twitch published Allen & Unwin, 2005.  

signed by Margaret Mahy  - this is the item.

Quiz 2: 

Answer: 3. There are 2 different manifestations published by Allen & Unwin and one published by Random House.

Quiz 3: 

1. Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Secker & Warburg in 1995 this is 1 expression. The novel as text in English

2. Nights in the gardens of Spain. The sound recording  of the novel by Witi Ihimaera, read by Michael Keir-Morrissey and published by Word Pictures in 1995. the novel as a sound recording in English is a different expression from the novel as text in English

3  Nights in the gardens of Spain. A novel by Witi Ihimaera. The book published by Raupo in 2010. This is the same as the first expression - the novel as text in English.

4. Noches en los Jardines de España. A novel by Witi Ihimaera translated into Spanish and published by Harlequin Ibérica in 2005.  This is a 3rd expression - the novel as text in Spanish

Quiz 4: 

4 expressions: text in English, sound recording in English, text in Spanish, tv programme (which is probably in some kind of video format

6 manifestations. Each description is of a different manifestation.

2 works. One work is the novel and the other is the TV programme

Quiz 5: 

1 work the illustrated encyclopedia

3 expressions. The original text, the abridged text and the revised text

4 manifestations there are 2 different manifestations of the revised text

 

If you're feeling a bit wobbly about this stuff, have another look at the FRBR resources we suggested as the first part of your training and if you've exhausted those, then here is another quiz from the course that LC cataloguers are doing.

http://www.loc.gov/catworkshop/RDA%20training%20materials/LC%20RDA%20Training/FRBR%20Quiz%203-Captivate/FRBR%20Quiz%203-Captivate.htm