Research-aptitude questions set 40

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Research aptitude

 Question 1
If a researcher is studying the effect of using laptops in his classroom to ascertain their merit and worth, he is likely conducting which of the following types of research?
 A Experimental B Applied C Basic D Evaluation
 Question 2
Which type of validity refers to the ability to infer that the independent and dependent variables are related ant that the measured strength of the relationship is accurate?
 A Internal validity B Population validity C Ecological validity D Statistical conclusion validity
 Question 3
An extraneous variable that systematically varies with the independent variable and also influences the dependent variable is known as a ........ a Confounding variable
 A Third variable B Second variable C Both A and B are correct
 Question 4
The use of multiple observers to allow cross-checking of observations to make sure that the investigators agree with what took place is known as .... .... .... .. .
 A Interpretive validity B Researcher bias C Multiple Operationalism D Investigator triangulation
 Question 5
You should double space all material in the manuscript.
 A True B False
 Question 6
Which of the following is not one of the seven major parts to the research report?
 A Results B Abstract C Method D Footnotes
 Question 7
The Introduction section should not be labeled
 A True B False
 Question 8
The abstract should be about how many words?
 A 50 B 75 C 120 D 300
 Question 9
The Method section should start on a separate page in a manuscript.
 A True B False
 Question 10
It is in this section that you fully interpret and evaluate your results.
 A Introduction B Method C Results D Discussion
 Question 11
.... .... .... .... .... .... .. is the lowest inference descriptor of all because it uses the participant's own words.
 A Participant feedback B A verbatim C Data triangulation D Investigator triangulation
 Question 12
Which of the following is not the source for getting information for exploratory research?
 A Content analysis B Survey C Case study D Pilot study
 Question 13
Which of the following is not a characteristic of research?
 A research is not the process B research is not inactive C researches problem oriented D research is systematic
 Question 14
The sum of deviations taken from actual arithmetic mean is
 A Zero. B Negative, C Positive. D Infinite.
 Question 15
In the given series $71, 72,64,68,70,76,73,75,$ the median is
 A 71 B 71.5. C 72 D 72.5.
 Question 16
The difference between a personality inventory and an intelligence test is
 A Of length. B Of style. C Of right and wrong answers. D Of foreign make.
 Question 17
Which of the following is not related to increasing the sensivity of the t-test?
 A Reducing the level of noise B Increasing the sample size C Increasing the reliability of measures D All of the above
 Question 18
Which is modern method of research?
 A Case Study B Authority C Scientific Method D Discussion.
 Question 19
When a researcher conducts an experiment he or she wants to be sure that any differences between the control and experiment groups are due to
 A The hypothesis. B The experimental manipulation. C Differences among the subjects. D The operational definition.
 Question 20
In an experiment, the dependent variable
 A Provides a standard on which group differences can be measured. B Is the aspect of the experiment that is controlled and manipulated by the experimenter? C Represents the effect and is measured by the experimenter. D Is an extraneous variable.
 Question 21
By subtracting the lowest score from the highest score, researchers are able to determine the
 A Median score. B Mode. C Range of scores. D Standard deviations.
 Question 22
Stephen M. Corey is associated with
 A Action research. B Applied research. C Pure research. D Scientific research.
 Question 23
The scope of Educational research is very vast. The problems included are
 A Educational. B Sociological, C Philosophical. D All the above
 Question 24
Teacher should create a friendly environment in the classroom'' this is the type of .
 A Leading question B Loaded question C Double Barreled D Burdensome question
 Question 25
.... .... .... .... .... .. refers to physical or mental changes that may occur within individuals over time, such as aging, learning, boredom, hunger, and fatigue.
 A Instrumentation B History C Maturation D Testing
There are 25 questions to complete.