Research aptitude set 192

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
What is not essential about a research problem?
A
It should lead to theory building.
B
It should lead to new knowledge
C
It should be amenable to research
D
It should be significant
Question 2
Which of the following is not related to increasing the sensivity of the t-test?
A
Reducing the level of noise
B
Increasing the sample size
C
Increasing the reliability of measures
D
All of the above
Question 3
If a finding is statistically significant one must also interpret the data, calculate an effect size indicator, and make an assessment of practical significance
A
True
B
False
C
Neither True nor False just a statement
D
None of the above
Question 4
A single-case experimental design in which the response to a treatment is compared to baseline occurring before and after the treatment is called what?
A
Single-case design
B
Multiple-baseline
C
Changing-criterion
D
None of the above
Question 5
Random sampling does not
A
Make the sample representative of the population.
B
Ensure generalization of results.
C
Reduce error and increase precision of the experiment.
D
Maximize experimental variance.
Question 6
The novice researchers generally commit the following errors,
A
Refers broad area of study
B
Narrowing a topic to such an extent that it becomes insignificant for research purposes
C
Employing unscientific terms of argumentative and biased nature
D
All of the above
Question 7
Which of the following is not employed in sociometric studies?
A
Interviews
B
Rating scales
C
Questionnaires
D
Observations.
Question 8
What is an attitude scale with five points on it varying from strongly approved to strongly disapprove?
A
Guttman type.
B
Bogardus type
C
Thurstone type
D
Likert type
Question 9
A researcher interested in a data matrix that displays the frequency of some combination of possible responses to multiple variables should construct a
A
Contingency table
B
Regression equation
C
Marginal table
D
None of the given options
Question 10
Conferences are meant for
A
Multiple target groups
B
Group discussions
C
Show-casing new Research
D
All the above
Question 11
Area (cluster) sampling technique is used when
A
population is scattered and large size of the sample is to be drawn
B
population is heterogeneous
C
long survey is needed
D
(a) and (c)
Question 12
Psychology was defined as the"Science of Behavior" by
A
Gestalt Psychologists
B
Behaviorists
C
Functionalists
D
Structuralisms
Question 13
Methods and issues in Social Research" is written by
A
Black James and Champions
B
P. V. Young
C
Mortan Kaplan
D
William Emory
Question 14
The most frequent item of the series around which other items are densely populated is known as?
A
Arithmetic mean.
B
Mode.
C
Harmonic mean.
D
Geometric mean.
Question 15
Qualitative data analysis is still a relatively new and rapidly developing branch of research methodology.
A
True
B
False
C
Neither True nor False just a statement
D
None of the above
Question 16
Which of the following is an unstructured tool?
A
Attitude scale
B
Intelligence test
C
Objective test
D
Essay test
There are 16 questions to complete.

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