Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
Which of the following is NOT an advantage of non-parametric statistical tests?
They are less powerful than the parametric tests.
They can be used when data are in the forms of ranks or categories
They can be used in situations where parametric tests are applicable
They yield statements of exact probabilities irrespective of the shape of the population distribution
All of the following are true statements about action research, EXCEPT;
Data are systematically analyzed
Data are collected systematically
Results are generalizable
Results are used to improve practice
Studying the social status of a population a researcher concluded that Mr. X is socially backward. His conclusion is
Survey research studies........
In data analysis of the grounded theory approach, the step which focuses on the main idea, developing the story line, and finalizing the theory is called........
........ is a preferred sampling method for the population with finite size.
Graphs and figures in research theses are important because
They enhance the spontaneity to research faith
They produce the perceptual quality in a research
they enhance the aesthetic sense in a research
All of the above
When the questions are presented to the respondents in a face-to-face situation, and the interviewer rather than the subjects, fills out the query, it is called
Which one of following is generally common in establishment survey and household survey?
The variable the researcher matches to eliminate it as an alternative explanation is called a(n)........ variable
Alteration in performance due to being aware that one is participating in a study is known as.........
Which of the following is not the Method of Research?
of the following is the characteristic/s of Hypotheses in qualitative research studies?
Hypotheses are very specific and stated prior to beginning the study.
Hypotheses are never use
Hypotheses are often generated as the data are collected, interpreted, and analyzed
Hypotheses are always stated after the research study has been complete
Which of the following statements is not true in the context of participatory research?
It is a collective process of inquiry.
It recognizes knowledge as power.
Its sole purpose is production of knowledge.
It emphasizes on people as experts.
There are three basic approaches that people tend to adopt when considering ethical issues in research. Which one of the following is not one of the approaches?
In an experimental research study, the primary goal is to isolate and identify the effect produced by the........
There are 16 questions to complete.