Research aptitude set 168

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following is not effective in reducing the error in experimental research?
A
Increasing the sample size
B
Matching the subjects in the group
C
Building the variable in the experiment itself.
D
Random selection and random assign?ment of subjects to groups.
Question 2
Which of the following terms refers to a statistical method that can be used to statistically equate groups on a pretest or some other variable?
A
Analysis of covariance
B
Matching
C
Experimental control
D
Differential influence
Question 3
........ is used to obtain the freest opinion of the respondent, by asking general question before a specific question.
A
Research technique
B
Quantitative technique
C
Funnel technique
D
Qualitative technique
Question 4
Research ethics has a direct connection more often with which stages of research?
A
Defining and delimiting the scope of research.
B
Problem formulation and reporting of research findings.
C
Defining the population and deciding the sampling technique for research.
D
Deciding about statistical techniques and data analysis.
Question 5
The study in which the investigators attempt
A
Survey Research
B
Summative Research
C
Ex-post Facto' Research
D
Historical Research
Question 6
Which approach is the strongest for establishing that a relationship is causal?
A
Co relational
B
Causal-comparative
C
Historical
D
Experimental
Question 7
Attributes of objects, events or things which can be measured are called
A
qualitative measure
B
data
C
variables
D
none of the above
Question 8
For a proposition to be true, it is necessary that it should have all of the followings:
A
It must be objective
B
It must be consistent
C
It must be in tune with accepted beliefs
D
It must be testable
Question 9
If an interview is conducted with a respondent who does not meet the qualifications for a study, what kind of bias has occurred?
A
Non-response bias
B
Instrument bias
C
Position bias
D
Respondent bias
Question 10
The research that applies the laws at the time of field study to draw more and more clear ideas about the problem is:
A
Applied research
B
Action research
C
Experimental research
D
None of these
Question 11
In qualitative research it is important to fit the research findings back into the relevant research literature even if the study is exploratory.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither True nor False just a statement
D
None of the above
Question 12
A comprehensive full Report of the research process is called........
A
Article
B
Summary Report
C
Thesis
D
Abstract
Question 13
Reliability is most simply known as which of the following?
A
A rank order of participants on some characteristic
B
Ways in which people are the same
C
Appropriateness of interpretations on the basis of test scores
D
Consistency or stability
Question 14
The process not needed in experimental researches is
A
observation
B
controlling
C
manipulation and replication
D
reference collection
Question 15
All are example of qualitative variables except
A
religion and castes
B
sex
C
observation
D
interest of the subject
Question 16
Is the following qualitative research purpose statement"well stated" or"poorly stated"?"The focus of the present study was to explore distressing and nurturing encounters of patients with caregivers and to ascertain the meanings that are engendered by such encounters. The study was conducted on one of the surgical units and the obstetrical/gynecological unit of a 374-bed community hospital. "
A
cannot say
B
It is poorly stated
C
depends
D
It is a well stated
There are 16 questions to complete.

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