Research aptitude set 155

By | September 11, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Descriptive research is the type of research that
A
is made for performing the basic or pure research; it's a theoretical research.
B
is intended for finding some solution to the problem considered.
C
includes fact-finding enquires and surveys.
D
uses available information as the base to make the further critical evaluation.
Question 2
Research design is a blue print, outline and a........
A
System
B
Strategy
C
Guide
D
Plan
Question 3
In the three dimensions of the Philosophy the study of values has been carried out under
A
Metaphysics
B
Epistemology
C
Ethics
D
None of the above
Question 4
Which of the following is not common to experimental and Ex-post Facto designs of research?
A
Cause and Effect relationship
B
Manipulation of independent variable
C
Controlling extraneous variables
D
Observation of dependent variable
Question 5
A research should be
A
Objective
B
Valid
C
Reliable
D
All the above
Question 6
Which scale represents the lowest level of measurement and imparts the least information?
A
Ratio Scale
B
Interval Scale
C
Ordinal Scale
D
Nominal Scale
Question 7
ANOVA does NOT assume that
A
The treatment groups are selected at random from the same population.
B
The adjusted scores within groups have normal distribution.
C
The treatment groups are homogeneous.
D
The treatment groups are drawn from a larger population.
Question 8
The experimental method is
A
A method for verifying a hypothesis
B
A method deriving inferences
C
A variable controlling method
D
None of the above
Question 9
As sample size goes up, what tends to happen to 95% confidence intervals?
A
They become more precise
B
They become more narrow
C
They become wider
D
Both A and B
Question 10
Qualitative research differs from quantitative research as it:
A
It is cross sectional in nature
B
Views phenomenon in a holistic manner
C
It is highly objective
D
Uses survey instead of experimentation
Question 11
Scientific Psychology came into existence during
A
20th Century
B
17th Century
C
18th Century
D
19th Century
Question 12
What is/are the objectives of workshop in research?
A
Consideration of alternative research models through the presented different model programmes
B
Defining and refining of problem to help researcher
C
Both A and B
D
None of these
Question 13
From what do problems for research emerge?
A
Puzzling experiences
B
Extensive reading
C
Review of research already done
D
Discussion of theories and principles.
Question 14
Which of the following does not clarify the nature of the problems?
A
Precise and exact statement
B
Its theoretical background
C
Underlying assumptions
D
Definition of technical terms used in the statement of the problem.
Question 15
Reorganize the following steps of descriptive research in a correct sequence:
  1. Collection and processing of data
  2. Interpretation of results
  3. Identification of a problem
  4. Drawing conclusions
  5. Drafting of the report
  6. Formulation of hypothesis
A
f c a e b d
B
c f a b d e
C
f c a b d e
D
c f a e b d
Question 16
The wrong statement in relation to experimental method is
A
It is a useful method in laboratories.
B
It is the method of effective control of variables
C
Observation under controlled condition is experiment
D
Careful observation of a phenomenon under controlled conditions
There are 16 questions to complete.

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