Fatigue

What is Fatigue? Fatigue refers to a personal health condition of an employee in which the output of the activity performed decreases as a result of previous activity. It is directly proportional to the poorness of the output, which means, as the level of fatigue increases, poorness of output also tends to increase. It can […]

Social Stratification

What is Social Stratification? In a particular social system, there exist institutionalized inequalities with respect to power, wealth and status, amidst different groups of people belonging to different caste, classes, and sex, which is nothing but social stratification. In various societies of the world, members are classified on the basis of their superiority, inferiority, and […]

Classification of Data

What is Classification of Data? Classification of data refers to the process of organizing the data in hand into identical groups, categories, sub-groups and sub-categories, as per their common properties or resemblance. It takes place after the editing of data. In simple words, when raw data is arranged into various classes it is termed classification. […]

Questionnaire

What is a Questionnaire? A questionnaire refers to a document that enlists various questions related to a specific subject at hand. It is a method of collecting information in which the investigator drafts a questionnaire, whose answers he/she is looking for, from the respondents. These are mainly used when the area of study is wide […]

Personality

What is Personality? In common terminology, personality implies the way people influence others with their outer appearance. But the outer appearance of a person does not refer to the whole personality. Hence, it can be defined as the aggregate of a person’s psycho-physical system, which regulates his behaviour in a particular social setting. It varies […]

Tabulation

What is Tabulation? Tabulation is a way of summarizing and presenting data in an organized manner, in rows and columns based on certain characteristics. In simple words, it is the tabular presentation of data. It helps in making comparison between various entities and also assists in further statistical analysis and interpretation. It is a rational […]

Prepositions

What are Prepositions? Prepositions are referred to as the words that are generally used to define the relationship between two things thus, is considered as connecting word. The word preposition when divided is known to be a combination of the word pre and position that means placing before. Basically, the prepositions are placed before nouns, […]

Mass Communication

What is Mass Communication? Mass communication refers to the process of passing on information, thoughts, opinions, news, message, etc. on a large scale, i.e. to a large scattered population using mass media, such as broadcast media, digital media, social media, internet, print media, etc. Typically, the transmission of a message to a vast population at […]

Adjectives and its Types

What are Adjectives? Adjectives are parts of speech, defined as the words that are used for describing nouns or pronouns. These are sometimes called sense words that are simply related to parameters like type, size, smell, color, behavior, quantity, etc. Adjectives are said to be used as modifications to nouns or pronouns by the use […]

Pronoun and its Types

What is Pronoun? The words that are used as replacements of nouns or noun phrases are known as Pronouns. They in general act as nouns. Just like nouns, pronouns are also part of speech and are used to avoid unnecessary repetition of nouns in any sentence. There is a rule regarding replacement of noun from […]