# 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.