Research-aptitude questions set 20

By | January 18, 2017

Important Research aptitude questions

 Question 1
National Aeronautical laboratory is located in
 A Delhi B Mumbai C Jamshedpur D Bangalore
 Question 2
Research may differ along a series of dimensions. Which of the following may be applied to this statement?
 A The type of data collected B The data-collection technique. C The level of manipulation used to elicit data collection. D All of the given options
 Question 3
All of these are characteristics of scientific methods of research except, it is;
 A Cumulative B Deterministic C Unethical D Rationalism
 Question 4
One of the preoccupations of quantitative researchers is with generalization, which is a sign of
 A External validity B Internal reliability C External reliability D Internal validity
 Question 5
How is nominal data presented?
 A In order B In discrete categories C Units of equal distance D Data where there is a true zero
 Question 6
Detailed and unambiguous instructions are particularly important for
 A Computer-assisted telephone surveys B Mail surveys C Computer-assisted personal interviews D Internet surveys
 Question 7
A one tailed hypothesis predicts ........
 A The future B The lottery result C The frequency of the effect D The direction of the effect
 Question 8
Which type of questions should be first in a questionnaire or interview?
 A Questions about demographics such as age and gender B Questions about attitudes and behaviors C Most easy question D Difficult questions
 Question 9
Sometimes a comprehensive review of the literature prior to data collection is not recommended by grounded theorists.
 A True B False
 Question 10
Contextualization refers to the process of identifying when and where an event took place
 A True B False
 Question 11
The process of determining the reliability or accuracy of the information contained in the sources collected is known as ........
 A External criticism B Internal criticism C Vagueness D Presentism
 Question 12
Who said that the problem is a proposed question for solution''?
 A John C. Torensand B J.C. Almak C Fred N. Kurlinger D John W. Best.
 Question 13
Who said, that the problem is an interrogative sentence or description in which correlation is found out between two or more variables?
 A John C. Torensand B Fred N. Kurlinger C J.C. Almak D George J. Mouley.
 Question 14
Who said that there are four criteria sources for identifying the problem of educational research?
 A John C. Torensand B Fred N. Kurlinger C J.C. Almak D George J. Mouley.
 Question 15
How many sources of Educational Research have been admitted by Goode, Barr and Scates?
 A Four B Five C Six D Seven.
 Question 16
Presentism in historical sources ........
 A Is the presence of the author in a historical source B Is a first-hand accounts of events C Is the assumption that the present-day connotations of terms also existed in the past D Is the assumption that the past influences the present
 Question 17
Comparing document to each other to determine whether they provide the same information or reach the same conclusion'' is known as ........
 A Contextualization B Sourcing C Corroboration D Negative criticism
 Question 18
What kind of ideas can't be empirically researched?
 A Effectiveness of different methods of instruction B Description of educational practices C Issues of values and morality such as the correctness of having prayer in schools D Factors helpful in predicting future drug use
 Question 19
Which of the following is not a database containing information to be used during the literature review?
 A ERIC B PsychINFO C SocioFILE D all of the above are potentially useful data bases
 Question 20
Computer database searches can be done
 A With a computer with CD-ROM drive B At the library C Online D All of the above
 Question 21
The feasibility of a research study should be considered in light of
 A Cost and time required to conduct the study B Skills required of the researcher C Potential ethical concerns D All of the above
 Question 22
Preliminary Data Collection may be considered as part of ........
 A Descriptive research B Explanatory research C Exploratory research D All of the given options
 Question 23
Which of the following is correct definition of research?
 A It is self-contained process B It is a discovery oriented process C It is a value oriented process D It is passive process
 Question 24
Which one of the following sampling type is used in Response analysis survey (RAS)?
 A Simple random sampling B Cluster sampling C Quota sampling D Stratified sampling
 Question 25
Which one of the following could be helpful for minimizing the bias in this case study?
 A Cognitive research B Focus group C Pretest Interview D Response analysis survey
There are 25 questions to complete.