# Research-aptitude questions set 26

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## very Important research aptitude

 Question 1
Which of the following is a type of criterion-related validity evidence?
 A Concurrent evidence B Predictive evidence C Internal consistency D Both A and B are correct answers
 Question 2
If a test measures a single construct then
 A The items should correlate with the total score B The items should not correlate with the total score C The test should not correlate with other measures of the same construct D There must be a reliable alternative form.
 Question 3
Professor X develops a test of emotional intelligence. Which of the following represent convergent and discriminate evidence?
 A The test correlates highly with another test of emotional intelligence and is uncorrelated with self-efficacy B The test correlates with highly with another test of emotional intelligence and is highly correlated with self-efficacy C The test does not correlate with another test of emotional intelligence, but does correlate with self-efficacy D The test does not correlate with other tests of emotional intelligence nor with self- efficacy
 Question 4
Which of the following is an example of scientific knowledge?
 A social traditions B laboratory and field experiments C social values D social culture
 Question 5
The basis on which assumptions are formulated is/are
 A cultural background of the country B universality and specificality C Specific characteristics of the caste D none of the above
 Question 6
Which of the following is the limitation of research workshop
 A need of extra time B extra emphasis on practicality C need of specific research material D all of the above
 Question 7
Preliminary data collection is a part of the
 A Descriptive research B Exploratory research C Applied research D Explanatory research
 Question 8
Conducting surveys is the most common method of generating
 A Primary data B Secondary data C Qualitative data D correctchoice None of the above
 Question 9
Which of the following is NOT an example of quantitative variable?
 A Age B Grade point average C Gender D Motivation
 Question 10
Personal interviews conducted in shopping malls are known as........
 A Mall interviews B Mall intercept interviews C Brief interviews D None of the given options
 Question 11
An ordinal scale is used to rank order people, objects, or characteristics.
 A True B False
 Question 12
Which scale is the simplest form of measurement?
 A Nominal B Ordinal C Interval D Ratio
 Question 13
........ tests focus on information acquired through the informal learning that goes on in life.
 A Personality B Achievement C Aptitude D Intelligence
 Question 14
........ is used to obtain the freest opinion of the respondent, by asking general question before a specific question.
 A Research technique B Qualitative technique C Funnel technique D Quantitative technique
 Question 15
In,........ the interviewer and members jointly control the pace and direction of the interview.
 A Field interview B Telephonic interview C Both A and B D None of the given options
 Question 16
Randomization of test units is a part of ........
 A Pretest B Posttest C Matching D Experiment
 Question 17
In research, something that does not vary'' is known as
 A Variable B Method C Constant D Control group
 Question 18
The cause variable or the one that identifies forces or conditions that act on something else is known as
 A Moderating variable B Independent variable C Categorical variable D Dependent variable
 Question 19
Which of the following statements best defines hypothesis?
 A A quantitative study. B A tentative prediction of the results of the research. C A qualitative research designs. D The operational definition of the study.
 Question 20
of the following is the characteristic/s of Hypotheses in qualitative research studies?
 A Hypotheses are very specific and stated prior to beginning the study. B Hypotheses are never use C Hypotheses are often generated as the data are collected, interpreted, and analyzed D Hypotheses are always stated after the research study has been complete
 Question 21
Hypothesis test may also be called as
 A Informal test B Moderating test C Significance test D t-test
 Question 22
After identifying the important variables and establishing the logical reasoning in theoretical framework, the next step in the research process is
 A To conduct surveys B To generate the hypothesis C To focus group discussions D To use experiments in an investigation
 Question 23
One who believes that knowledge can be gained through senses only is a
 A naturalist B realist C rationalist D empiricist
 Question 24
Which of the following is a characteristic of symposium?
 A to impart training for higher order of thinking B to give freedom to express their ideas by the speakers as well as the audience C to develop the comprehensive understanding about the specific problems of research and its various dimensions D All of the above
 Question 25
According to Shankar, the basis of false knowledge's
 A Jiva B Maya C Senses D Brahma
There are 25 questions to complete.