Answers to beginning DDC homework exercises:

Find a number using the relative index

Question 1:
745.928
Index entry: Seed arrangements - decorative arts

Question 2:
637.35
Index entry: Cheese - processing

Question 3:
652.3024
Index entry: Typewriting

Question 4:
025.7
Index entry: Book restoration - library science

Question 5:
551.6362
Index entry: Short-range weather - forecasting


Analyze a number

025.431
0     Computer science, information & general works
02     Library & information sciences
025     Library operations
025.4     Subject analysis and control
025.43     General classification systems
025.431     Dewey Decimal Classification


Build a number using a standard subdivision

Question 1:
530.03
Physics: 530
Instruction: 530.01-.09 Standard subdivisions
Subdivision: -03 (Dictionaries, encyclopedias, concordances)

Question 2:
609.022
Technology: 600
Pattern: 6 + standard subdivision
Subdivision: -09022 (13th century, 1200-1299)


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