Research aptitude set 196

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
The appropriate analytical technique is determined by
A
The research design
B
Nature of the data collected
C
Nature of the hypothesis
D
Both A & B
Question 2
When a research problem is related to heterogeneous population, the most suitable sampling method is:
A
Stratified Sampling
B
Convenient Sampling
C
Cluster Sampling
D
Lottery Method
Question 3
Which of the following is the first step in the research process?
A
Identification of a broad area of research.
B
Searching for solution to problem.
C
Survey of related literature.
D
Searching sources of information.
Question 4
The quality of a problem is
A
Clarity
B
Worth for solution
C
Hypothesis oriented
D
All the above
Question 5
Which one of the following is not a type of experimental method?
A
Single-group experiment
B
Parallel-group experiment
C
Rotational group experiment
D
Residual group experiment
Question 6
All of the following are true about theories, except;
A
They organize and summarize existing knowledge about a topic
B
They are tentative until the facts prove them true.
C
They provide possible explanations for the phenomenon under study.
D
They lead to testable hypotheses through the process of deduction.
Question 7
Given the scores of 50 students on a test of intelligence and only the information who of them gets which category i. e. I, II, III divisions and fall in the annual examination, which method of statistical analysis may reveal whether intelligence is related to achievement or not?
A
Median test
B
Chi-square
C
Rho (r) i. e., Ran Order Correlation.
D
T-test
Question 8
Which of the following is the formula for range?
A
H-L
B
L-H
C
H + L
D
L * H
Question 9
In qualitative research paradigm, which of the following features may be considered critical?
A
Data collection with standardized research tools.
B
Sampling design with probability sample techniques.
C
Data collection with bottom-up empirical evidences.
D
Data gathering to take with top-down systematic evidences.
Question 10
Which of the following types of sampling involves the researcher determining the appropriate sample sizes for the groups identified as important, and then taking convenience samples from those groups?
A
One-stage cluster sampling
B
Quota sampling
C
Proportional stratified sampling
D
Two-stage cluster sampling
Question 11
Which of the following is a form of research typically conducted by teachers, counselors, and other professionals to answer questions they have and to specifically help them solve local problems?
A
predictive research
B
orientational research
C
basic research
D
action research
Question 12
A researcher is generally expected to
A
Study the existing literature in a field.
B
Generate new principles and theories.
C
Synthesize the ideas given by others.
D
Evaluate the findings of a study.
Question 13
If we took the 500 people attending a school in New York City, divided them by gender, and then took a random sample of the males and a random sampling of the females, the variable on which we would divide the population is called the........
A
Sampling variable
B
Stratification variable
C
Independent variable
D
Dependent variable
Question 14
Which of the following is true about good hypotheses?
A
It is formulated in a way such that it can be tested by the data
B
There is a limited scope and it should not have global significance
C
It is precise, specific and consistent with most known facts
D
none of the above
Question 15
The first step of research is:
A
Searching a problem
B
Identifying a problem
C
Finding a problem
D
Selecting a problem
Question 16
The advantage of Conference is
A
Development of democratic values
B
Guidance of new-researchers
C
Mutual exchange of ideas
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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