Research aptitude set 206

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
7-point rating scale with end-points associated with bipolar labels that have semantic meaning is
A
Graphic Rating Scale
B
Semantic differential scale
C
Constant Sum Scale
D
Likert Scale
Question 2
The development of a solid foundation of reliable knowledge typically is built from which type of research?
A
action research
B
basic research
C
orientational research
D
evaluation research
Question 3
Hypothesis refers to........
A
A form of bias in which the subject tries to outguess the experimenter
B
A conclusion drawn from an experiment
C
A tentative statement about the relationship
D
The outcome of an experiment
Question 4
The heading of a row in a statistical table is known as
A
row
B
stub
C
caption
D
column
Question 5
Secondary/existing data may include which of the following?
A
Official documents
B
Personal documents
C
Archived research data
D
All of the above
Question 6
The research methods based on Time-sense approach are
A
Historical Method
B
Case-study
C
Genetic Method
D
All of the above
Question 7
Which of the following designs permits a comparison of pretest scores to determine the initial equivalence of groups on the pretest before the treatment variable is introduced into the research setting.
A
One-group pretest-posttest design
B
Pretest-posttest control group design
C
Posttest-only design with nonequivalent groups
D
Both b and c
Question 8
Which of the following is the most read page of a thesis?
A
Abstract
B
Table of contents
C
Research Design
D
Title page
Question 9
A condition or characteristic that can take on different values or categories is called........
A
A constant
B
A variable
C
A cause. and. effect relationship
D
A descriptive relationship
Question 10
A researcher selects a probability sample of 100 out of the total population. It is
A
a cluster sample
B
a random sample
C
a stratified sample
D
a systematic sample
Question 11
Nine years old children are taller than 7 year s old ones. It is an example of
A
experimental studies
B
case studies
C
cross-sectional studies
D
vertical studies
Question 12
One step that is not included in planning a research study is:
A
Identifying a researchable problem
B
Statement of the research question
C
A review of current research
D
Conducting a meta-analysis of the research
Question 13
Qualitative analysis is not, at all, used in
A
Ethnographical research.
B
Descriptive research.
C
Experimental research.
D
Historical research.
Question 14
Which one of the following procedure should be adopted in order to list the hypothesis?
A
It should be stated in such a manner that deductions can be made from it and that decisions can be reached as to whether or not it explains the facts being considered
B
It should be worded clearly and unequivocally in operational terms leaving no doubt as to what action, what predictions, what quality or quantity, or who is involved
C
It must have simplicity. A complex hypothesis should be divided into sub-hypothesis
D
All of the above
Question 15
Which type of validity refers to the ability to infer that the independent and dependent variables are related ant that the measured strength of the relationship is accurate?
A
Statistical conclusion validity
B
Internal validity
C
Ecological validity
D
Population validity
Question 16
For Report writing........ % of time is devoted
A
10%
B
25%
C
17%
D
33%
There are 16 questions to complete.

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