# Research-aptitude questions set 32

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## very Important research aptitude

 Question 1
You should try to use italics frequently when writing a report.
 A True B False
 Question 2
You should try to use abbreviations sparingly.
 A True B False
 Question 3
Use words for numbers that begin a sentence and for numbers that are below ten.
 A True B False
 Question 4
Secondary/existing data may include which of the following?
 A Official documents B Personal documents C Archived research data D All of the above
 Question 5
When you are confident that the experimental manipulation produced the changes you measured in the dependent variable, your study probably has good ...... validity.
 A Construct B Internal C External D Causal
 Question 6
Rationalism is the application of
 A Research solution B Logic and arguments C Reasoning D Previous findings
 Question 7
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 reviews B Theoretical reviews C Self-study reviews D Historical reviews
 Question 8
which one of the following is treated as basis of evaluation for the proposed problem of research
 A nobility of the problem B presence of problem-solving potentiality C possibilities of data collection from the sample D all of the above
 Question 9
An item that directs participants to different follow-up questions depending on their response is called a ........
 A Response set B Probe C Semantic differential D Contingency question
 Question 10
Which of the following terms best describes data that were originally collected at an earlier time by a different person for a different purpose?
 A Primary data B Secondary data C Experimental data D Field notes
 Question 11
Researchers use both open-ended and closed-ended questions to collect data Which of the following statements is true?
 A Open-ended questions directly provide quantitative data based on the researcher's predetermined response categories B Closed-ended questions provide quantitative data in the participant's own words C Open-ended questions provide qualitative data in the participant's own words D Closed-ended questions directly provide qualitative data in the participants' own words
 Question 12
varsity teachers would normally
 A published annually, at least two research article B strike a balance between teaching, research and guidance C do all-time research work D concentrate on writing textbook
 Question 13
review of research papers should be done in the light of
 A cultural context B methodological facts C romantic context D psychological context
 Question 14
the basic principles of problem selection is
 A novelty of a problem B practicality of a problem C future orientation of a problem D all of the above
 Question 15
which of the following is not true about research
 A one research gives birth to another research B is good researcher is a humble person C The researcher is expected to be well-behaved person D All researcher contribute to the existing knowledge
 Question 16
generalized conclusion made on the basis of the sample is known as
 A data analyses and interpretation B parameter inference C statistical inference of external validity of the research D None of the above
 Question 17
the final result of the study will be more accurate
 A If the sample drawn is fixed by the quota B . If the sample drawn is representative to the population C If the sample drawn is purposive D if the sample drawn is taken randomly
 Question 18
Open-ended questions provide primarily ........ data
 A Confirmatory data B Qualitative data C Predictive data D None of the above
 Question 19
Which of the following is true concerning observation?
 A It takes less time than self-report approaches B It costs less money than self-report approaches C It is often not possible to determine exactly why the people behave as they do D All of the above
 Question 20
Qualitative observation is usually done for exploratory purposes; it is also called ........ observation.
 A Structured B Naturalistic C Complete D Probed
 Question 21
Which of the following is an excellent way to enhance the validity of interview data collection?
 A Spend an extended period of time in the field B Obtain participant trust. C Recognize your own biases D Spend time in field, obtain participant trust, and recognize biases.
 Question 22
All of the following are true about theories, except;
 A They organize and summarize existing knowledge about a topic B They are tentative until the facts prove them true. C They provide possible explanations for the phenomenon under study. D They lead to testable hypotheses through the process of deduction.
 Question 23
Income distribution of employees'' in a specific organization is an example of which of following type of variable?
 A Discontinuous variable B Continuous variable C Dependent variable D Independent variable
 Question 24
There is no relationship between higher motivation level and higher efficiency'' is an example of which type of hypothesis?
 A Alternative B Null C Co relational D Research
 Question 25
Which of the following is not a role of hypothesis?
 A Guides the direction of the study B Determine feasibility of conducting the study C Identifies relevant and irrelevant facts D Provides framework for organizing the conclusions
There are 25 questions to complete.