Research aptitude set 150

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
When the achievement and degeneration of one group is to be tested in t-test, the test used is
A
Two-tailed test.
B
One-tailed test.
C
Analysis of Variance.
D
All of the above.
Question 2
The statement, 'To be non-violent is good' is a:
A
Religious judgment
B
Value judgement
C
Factual judgment
D
Moral judgment
Question 3
According to Mouly, the type of research methods is
A
Historical method
B
Survey method
C
Experimental method
D
All the above methods
Question 4
A statistical measure based upon the entire population is called parameter while measure based upon a sample is known as:
A
Sample parameter
B
Inference
C
Statistics
D
None of these
Question 5
Errors in the findings of an experimental study caused by deliberate selection of some bright students for experimental group is known as
A
Random sampling error
B
Systematic sampling error
C
Random measurement error
D
Systematic measurement error
Question 6
Researcher intends to ascertain the attitude of adolescents towards modernization, which one of the following tools is an appropriate one?
A
Likert Scale
B
Interview
C
Sociometry
D
Projective Technique
Question 7
In order to study scientifically the historical background of the events to know its bearing on present conditions is called
A
Experimental Research
B
Philosophical Research
C
Action Research
D
Historical Research
Question 8
Which of the following is a primary threat to the interrupted time-series design?
A
History effect
B
Selection-history
C
Selection-maturation
D
All of the above
Question 9
Which is not a characteristic of Science?
A
Science is not free from emotional bias
B
Science uses quantitative methods.
C
Science employs hypothesis
D
Science is based on facts
Question 10
Which of the following refers to the cyclical process of collecting and analyzing data during a single research study?
A
Segmenting
B
Interim analysis
C
Memoing
D
Coding
Question 11
The method of scientific research aims at
A
description
B
explanation
C
Both A and B
D
Systematic exposition
Question 12
The first step in a survey is........ of a problem
A
Application
B
Planning
C
Selection
D
Rejection
Question 13
Which technique is generally followed when the population is finite?
A
Area sampling technique
B
Purposive sampling technique
C
Systematic sampling technique
D
None of the above
Question 14
Why is the statement"What are the effects of extracurricular activities on cognitive development of school age children" not a good statement of a quantitative research question?
A
Because there is no connection between extracurricular activities and cognitive development
B
Because there are not enough school age children engaged in extracurricular activities to conduct the study
C
Because the study would be too difficult to do given all the different extracurricular activities
D
Because the statement was not specific enough to provide an understanding of the variables being investigated
Question 15
In which of the following nonrandom sampling techniques does the researcher ask the research participants to identify other potential research participants?
A
Snowball
B
Convenience
C
Purposive
D
Quota
Question 16
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
There are 16 questions to complete.

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