Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
Which measure of central tendency takes into account the magnitude of scores?
Which of the following statements is most correct about the difference between Applied and Action Research?
While applied research adds to an organized body of scientific knowledge, action research does not do that
While the findings of applied research have practical implications for educational practices, action research is not concerned with that
While applied research and action research both are undertaken to solve immediate practical problems, in action research the researcher is the same person as the practitioner who will use the findings of the research
The difference between them is that of nomenclature only; otherwise they are the same.
If a researcher was studying the use of various instructional approaches to the "multiple intelligences" of his students, he is likely to be conducting which type of research?
Factual aims of research has the quality of
Foundation on human values
All the above
The feasibility of a research study should be considered in light of
Cost and time required to conduct the study
Skills required of the researcher
Potential ethical concerns
All of the above
Which of the following statements is true of a theory?
it most simply means"explanation"
it answers the"how" and"why" questions
it can be a well developed explanatory system
all of the above are correct
It is an example of negative correlation:
corruption in India is increasing
poor intelligence means poor achievement in school
poor working condition retards output
an increase in population will lead to a shortage of food grains
Who gave the concept of fluid intelligence?
The sequential operations in scientific research are
Theorization, Generalization, Elimination of Spurious Relations, Co-variation
Elimination of Spurious Relations, Theorization, Generalization, Co-variation.
Co-vaiation, Elimination of Spurious Relations, Generalization, Theorization
Generalization, Co-variation, Theorization, Elimination of Spurious Relations
Experimental method starts with some problems which have
No adequate solution
No solution for a brief time span
An immediate solution
An item that directs participants to different follow-up questions depending on their response is called a........
Good research is........
The logic of purposive sampling is
To use participants because the researcher has access to them.
That a random sample can generalize to a population.
That a few information-rich participants studied in depth yield many insights about a topic
To include all participants, even though they are not all relevant to the problem.
A proposition which can be put to determine its validity is called
Most of the researchers conducting survey researches are interested in the formulation of the hypothesis which are-
Question-oriented in nature
Objective in nature
Null-oriented in nature
Empirical in nature
The type of sampling in which each member of the population selected for the sample is returned to the population before the next member is selected is called........
Sampling without replacement
Sampling with replacement
Simple random sampling
There are 16 questions to complete.