Research aptitude set 190

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Teachers are advised to predict the results of student attitudinal questionnaires, because;
A
It will help them decide if students answered truthfully.
B
It gives them a point of comparison against which to judge actual responses.
C
It will allow them to apply statistical procedures in analyzing results.
D
It helps them familiarize themselves with the questionnaires.
Question 2
What are the characteristics of good sample?
A
Clarity
B
Stability
C
Flexibility
D
All of the above
Question 3
Nonexperimental research in which the primary independent variable of interest is categorical is sometimes called........
A
Causal-comparative research
B
Co relational research
C
Basic research
D
All the above
Question 4
Which one of the following is not an assumption of science?
A
Events happen because of preceding causes.
B
There is reoccurring patterns in the world
C
We can discover solutions to problems of interest.
D
Theoretical explanations must agree with common sense.
Question 5
........ is the first step of Research process
A
Formulation of a problem
B
Collection of Data
C
Editing and Coding
D
Selection of a problem
Question 6
Which of the following statement is correct?
A
objectives should be pin-pointed
B
objectives can be written in statement or question form
C
another word for problem is variable
D
all the above
Question 7
Among the following methods which is not the non-probability sampling method?
A
Quota sampling
B
Systematic sampling
C
Convenient sampling
D
Judgment sampling
Question 8
What is the reliability of Primary data?
A
Depends on the agency collecting the data.
B
Always more reliable compared to secondary data
C
Depends on the care with which data have been collected
D
Less reliable compared to secondary data
Question 9
30 years old father are taller than 12 year old daughter. It is an example of
A
experimental study
B
cross-sectional study
C
case study
D
vertical study
Question 10
Which one is called non-probability sampling?
A
Cluster sampling
B
Quota sampling
C
Systematic sampling
D
Stratified random sampling
Question 11
Which of the following does not belong to the group of the other three?
A
Curricular validity.
B
Sampling validity
C
Construct validity
D
Logical validity
Question 12
A researcher designs an experiment to test how variables interact to influence how well children learn spelling words. In this case, the main purpose of the study was
A
Influence
B
Description
C
Prediction
D
Explanation
Question 13
Research is a
A
Discovery oriented process
B
Self contained process
C
Passive process
D
Value oriented process
Question 14
Which of the following is a wrong statement about action research?
A
it is field-based research
B
it is carried out by practitioners such
C
it use qualitative techniques
D
its primary purpose is not knowledge generation
Question 15
Which research paradigm is based on the pragmatic view of reality?
A
quantitative research
B
qualitative research
C
mixed research
D
none of the above
Question 16
The formulated problem should have
A
Values
B
Coherence
C
Facts
D
Originality
There are 16 questions to complete.

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