# Research-aptitude questions set 21

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## very Important research aptitude

 Question 1
Which one of the following is useful in assessing and clarifying concepts and definitions at the beginning stages of questionnaire?
 A Operation test B Document design analysis C Focus group D Response analysis survey
 Question 2
Which one of the following can be more helpful than others in order to determine the exact source of measurement errors in establishment survey?
 A Focus group B Operation test C Response analysis survey D Document design analysis
 Question 3
Which of the following perfectly describe the term symposium''?
 A it is a well organised group of few speakers with large audience B it is the arrival at the certain goal through mutual exchange of ideas C it is process of taking decision in a group D all of the above
 Question 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
 Question 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
 Question 6
A formal statement of the research question or purpose of research study'' generally.......
 A Is made prior to the literature review B Is made after the literature review C Will help guide the research process D Both B and C
 Question 7
Is the following qualitative research purpose statement well stated'' or poorly stated''? The focus of the present study was to explore distressing and nurturing encounters of patients with caregivers and to ascertain the meanings that are engendered by such encounters. The study was conducted on one of the surgical units and the obstetrical/gynecological unit of a 374-bed community hospital.''
 A It is a well stated B It is poorly stated
 Question 8
Which of the following quantitative research questions is superior?
 A What is the effect of participation in various extracurricular activities on academic performance?'' B What effect does playing high school football have on students’ overall grade point average during the football season?'' C Both A and B D None of the above
 Question 9
A statement of the quantitative research question should
 A Extend the statement of purpose by specifying exactly the question(s) the researcher will address B Help the research in selecting appropriate participants, research methods, measures, and materials C Specify the variables of interest D All of the above
 Question 10
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
 Question 11
Bose Institute, Kolkata is devoted for
 A fundamental and applied research in physical and life sciences B fundamental research on atomic energy C fundamental research on solar energy D fundamental research on Bose Einstein theory
 Question 12
The identification of when and where an event took place'' is known as ........
 A Contextualization B Sourcing C Corroboration D Negative criticism
 Question 13
Three heuristics suggested by Wineburg (1991) for evaluating documents are
 A Corroboration, sourcing, and contextualization B Sourcing, internal criticism, and external criticism C Corroboration, internal criticism and external criticism D Contextualization, corroboration and Presentism
 Question 14
In historical research, data synthesis usually does not include ........
 A Defining and interpreting key words, phrases and terms B Chronologically ordering events C Differentiating between how people should behave and how they did behave D Inferring causation based on simple correlation
 Question 15
When writing their narratives, many historical researchers prefer to use ........
 A The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (1994) B The Chicago Manual of Style C The Historical Manual of Style D The Historian’s Manual of Style
 Question 16
The research papers are generally made by the
 A scientist B research scholars C research supervisors D All of the above
 Question 17
Which of the following is the reason behind the rules recently created by University grand commission that every teacher must participate in seminars?
 A the teacher is the nation builder B the teacher is awakening the nation continuously C the teacher is the builder of young generation D all of the above
 Question 18
In a scientific research
 A there are assumptions which can easily verified experimentally B there are no assumptions at all C there are assumptions but experiments cannot verify them D experiments can only refute assumptions
 Question 19
Which of the following refers to A review that only demonstrates familiarity with an area is rarely published but it often is part of an educational program is which type of review''?
 A Integrative review B Theoretical review C Self-study review D Historical review
 Question 20
A ...... scale only assigns numbers to objects to classify the objects according to the characteristic of interest.
 A Ratio B Nominal C Interval D Dichotomous
 Question 21
The research participants are described in detail in which section of the research plan?
 A Introduction B Method C Data analysis D Discussion
 Question 22
Research hypotheses are .. .. .. .. .. .. .
 A Formulated prior to a review of the literature B Statements of predicted relationships between variables C Stated such that they can be confirmed or refuted D B and C
 Question 23
Hypotheses in qualitative research studies usually .. .. .. .. .. .
 A Are very specific and stated prior to beginning the study B Are often generated as the data are collected, interpreted, and analyzed C Are never used D Are always stated after the research study has been completed
 Question 24
A research plan .. .. .. .. .. .
 A Should be detailed B Should be given to others for review and comments C Sets out the rationale for a research study D All of the above
 Question 25
The Method section of the research plan typically specifies
 A The research participants B The results of prior studies that address the phenomena of interest C The apparatus, instruments, and materials for the research study D The planned research procedures
There are 25 questions to complete.