Research aptitude set 2

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Generalized conclusion on the basis of a sample is technically known as:
A
Data analysis and interpretation
B
Parameter inference
C
Statistical inference
D
All of the above
Question 2
Survey is a........ Study
A
Descriptive
B
Analytical
C
Systematic
D
Fact finding
Question 3
Research in which the researcher uses the qualitative paradigm for one phase and the quantitative paradigm for another phase is known as........
A
action research
B
quantitative research
C
basic research
D
mixed method research
Question 4
To study the relationship of family size with income a researcher classifies his population into different income slabs and then takes a random sample from each slab. Which technique of sampling does he adopt?
A
Random Sampling
B
Stratified Random Sampling
C
Cluster Sampling
D
Systematic Sampling
Question 5
Advantages of tabulation is
A
simplification of complex data
B
simplification and comparison
C
analysis of data
D
simplification of complex data, facilitates comparison, patterns and interpretation
Question 6
The assumptions are formulated on the basis of
A
Universality
B
Cultural back-ground of a country
C
Specific characteristics of the castes
D
None of the above
Question 7
Another name for a Likert Scale is a(n):
A
Interview protocol
B
Ranking
C
Summated rating scale
D
Event sampling
Question 8
Which of the following is not the characteristic of a researcher?
A
He is a specialist rather than a generalist
B
He is industrious and persistent on the trial of discovery
C
He is not inspirational to his chosen field but accepts the reality
D
He is not versatile in his interest and even in his native abilities
Question 9
Seminar is a
A
The process of promoting the reflective level
B
The process of nurturing the higher cognition
C
The interactional process of thinking
D
All of the above are true
Question 10
The delimitations of a sample are
A
Possibilities of basis
B
Needs of trained persons
C
Inconsistency of sample units
D
All the above
Question 11
what are the five key objectives of science?
A
questions, answers, prediction, explanation, summary
B
influence, prediction, questions, exploration, answers
C
exploration, description, explanation, prediction, influence
D
prediction, summary, conclusion, explanation, description
Question 12
Generally the data of the research is
A
Quantitative only
B
Qualitative only
C
Both of the above
D
None of the above
Question 13
Research can be conducted by a person who:
A
has studied research methodology
B
holds a postgraduate degree
C
possesses thinking and reasoning ability
D
is a hard worker
Question 14
Which of the following is NOT the characteristic of a research?
A
Research is problem oriented
B
Research is not passive
C
Research is not a process
D
Research is systematic
Question 15
When a extraneous variable systematically varies with the independent variable and influences the dependent variable, it is called:
A
Another dependent variable
B
A confounding variable
C
A moderating variable
D
An unreliable variable
Question 16
The bivariate tables derived from trivariate table are called;
A
Sub table
B
Bivariates
C
Partials
D
Co relational tables
There are 16 questions to complete.

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