Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
When a researcher starts with the dependent variable and moves backwards, it is called........
The position of sample in Survey method is
None of the above
What is the difference between interval/ratio and ordinal variables?
Interval/ratio variables contain only two categories.
Ordinal data can be rank ordered, but interval/ratio data cannot.
Ordinal variables have a fixed zero point, whereas interval/ratio variables do not.
The distance between categories is equal across the range of interval/ration data
If you are employing scientific method for solving a problem and interpretation of the results, then this process is called
Complementary to personal objectives
None of the above
Defining a problem means
Raising a boundary wall around the problem
Fencing of the problem
Drawing a perimeter around the problem
All of the above
The research is an ethical process. Here the meaning of ethics is
the quality of the research content
the quantity of the research work
the fulfillment of research values in an investigation
all of the above
A positive correlation is present when........
two variables move in opposite directions.
two variables move in the same direction.
one variable goes up and one goes down
several variables never change.
Identify the Non-probability sampling techniques
- Stratified random sampling
- Systematic sampling
- Snow ball sampling
- Incidental sampling
1 and 2 are correct.
2 and 3 are correct.
3 and 4 are correct.
1 and 4 are correct.
The role of a project supervisor is to........
bully the student until they agree to conduct the study that the supervisor had in mind all along
provide intellectual support, guidance and critical feedback.
negotiate access to the research setting on the student's behalf.
guide the students to complete the work in advance
A Research Report is a formal statement of........
A list of questions which is handed over to the respondent, who reads the questions and records the answers himself is known as the
All of the given options
Selecting sample units in just a"hit and miss" fashion is called
Convenience or Accidental sampling
Which is the purpose of theory building?
Research problem is one which requires a researcher to find out
the best solution for the given problem
a solution for a problem
a solution acceptable for all
a solution to stop that problem
The sum of deviations taken from actual arithmetic mean is
The father of 'Experimental Psychology' is
C. G. Jung
E. B. Titchener
There are 16 questions to complete.