Research aptitude set 162

By | September 11, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
When a researcher is engaged in research in a subjective manner, the result will be
A
inadequate formulation of objectives
B
inadequate selection of apparatus
C
inadequate collection of data
D
all of the above
Question 2
The written and unwritten rules that specify appropriate group behavior are called........
A
Norms
B
Shared beliefs
C
Shared values
D
Shared attitudes
Question 3
What is the key defining characteristic of experimental research?
A
extraneous variables are never present
B
a positive correlation usually exists
C
a negative correlation usually exists
D
manipulation of the independent variable
Question 4
A teaching method must be compatible with me following quality
A
To generate interest and motivation for learning in children
B
To communicate information in organized and systematic manner to the students
C
To make teaching method more dynamic in nature
D
All the above
Question 5
........ means that the participant's identity, although known to the researcher, is not revealed to anyone outside of the researcher and his or her staff.
A
Anonymity
B
Confidentiality
C
Both A and B
D
None of the above
Question 6
The specific cultural conventions or statements that people who share a culture hold to be true or false are called........
A
Norms
B
Shared beliefs
C
Shared attitudes
D
Shared values
Question 7
Schedule is used as a........
A
Questionnaire
B
Tool
C
technique
D
Method
Question 8
invention of the research should be
A
in the interest of all the living creatures
B
in the interest of lovable one
C
in the interest of human beings
D
in the interest of religion
Question 9
Diagrams, matrices, tables, and figures should never be used in qualitative research reports.
A
True
B
False
C
doubtful
D
none of the above
Question 10
Which of the following makes research questions very crucial?
A
Guide your decisions about what data to collect and from where.
B
Help you decide which research area interests you.
C
Ensure that your findings have external validity.
D
Prevent you from thinking about research strategies.
Question 11
\emph{Ex post facto} method of research is associated with
A
control
B
sample
C
validity related with inference
D
All of the above
Question 12
Which of the following is not an ethical guideline for conducting research with humans?
A
Telling participants they are free to withdraw at any time
B
Getting informed consent of the participant
C
Keeping participants' identity anonymous
D
Telling participants they must continue until the study has been completed
Question 13
Research and Development become the index of development of country. Which of the following reasons are true with regards to this statement?
A
Because R& D reflect the true economic and social conditions prevailing in a country
B
Because R& D targets the human development
C
Because R& D can improve the standard of living of the people in a country
D
All the above
Question 14
Action research is
A
A research carried out to solve immediate problems
B
A longitudinal research
C
Simulative research
D
An applied research
Question 15
Which of the following does not belong to the category of non probability sample?
A
Incidental sample
B
Multi-stage sample
C
Purposive sample
D
Quota sample
Question 16
In evaluating historical research sources, external criticism........
A
Can involve the use of carbon dating and handwriting experts
B
Helps determine the validity, trustworthiness or authenticity of a source
C
Can involve use of historical linguists' knowledgeable with the writing style of the period
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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