Research aptitude set 159

By | September 11, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
As discussed in chapter 6, when constructing a questionnaire it is important to do each of the following except........
A
Use"leading" or"loaded" questions
B
Use natural language
C
Understand your research participants
D
Pilot your test questionnaire
Question 2
The research is (in reference to human nature)
A
An attitude of inquiry
B
A method of formulating principles
C
A systematic and intellectual work
D
A scientific method
Question 3
A statistical measure based upon the entire population is called parameter while a measure based upon a sample is known as
A
Sample parameter
B
Inference
C
Statistic
D
None of these
Question 4
The first question that a researcher interested in applying statistical techniques to his problem has to ask is:
A
Whether analysis of data would be possible
B
Whether worthwhile inferences could be drawn
C
Whether data could be qualified or quantified
D
Whether appropriate statistical techniques are available
Question 5
Which of the following includes examples of quantitative variables?
A
age, temperature, income, height
B
grade point average, anxiety level, reading performance
C
gender, religion, ethnic group
D
both A and B
Question 6
The research should be value oriented
A
In the interest of mankind
B
In the interest of all the living creature
C
In the self-interest
D
In the interest of religion
Question 7
Which of the following is a non-probability sample?
A
Quota sample
B
Simple random sample
C
Purposive sample
D
A and C both
Question 8
The position of sample in Survey method is
A
Essential
B
Partial
C
Constant
D
None of the above
Question 9
Regression line is also synonymous to
A
best fitline
B
co coordinating line
C
estimating line or line of estimation
D
normal curve
Question 10
Which one of the following is NOT a type of Seminar?
A
National Seminar
B
Focal Seminar
C
House-committee
D
International Seminar
Question 11
Graphically, mode can be estimated from
A
Historigram.
B
Ogive.
C
Histogram.
D
Bar diagram.
Question 12
Action research means
A
A longitudinal research
B
A research with socioeconomic objective
C
An applied research
D
A research initiated to solve an immediate problem
Question 13
If a test was generally very easy, except for a few students who had very low scores, then the distribution of scores would be........
A
Positively skewed
B
Negatively skewed
C
Not skewed at all
D
Normal
Question 14
Which of the following statement is correct?
A
In research, objectives can be worded in question form.
B
In research, objectives can be worded in statement form.
C
Objectives are to be stated in Chapter I of the Thesis
D
All of the above
Question 15
The nonrandom sampling type that involves selecting a convenience sample from a population with a specific set of characteristics for your research study is called........
A
Convenience sampling
B
Quota sampling
C
Purposive sampling
D
Snowball sampling
Question 16
The meaning of generalization is
A
To normalize a special quality
B
To implement the research conclusion at the larger level
C
To give advantages of research to normal person
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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