Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
In the list of shortcoming of Educational Research in India presented in the 4th survey, which of the following was not included?
Absence of clear educational perspective
Absence of conceptual frame work
Inadequate understanding of research process
Absence of reliability and validity of research.
Which of the following is a step of historical research?
to collect the data
to criticize the data
to identify the problem
. All of the above
A set of principles to guide and assist researchers in deciding which goals are most important and in reconciling conflicting values when conducting research is called........
None of the above
As a general rule, researchers tend to use........ percent confidence intervals.
none of the above
Which of the following is a method of qualitative research?
Ex-post factor Research
Which one of the following is treated as basis of evaluation for the proposed problem of research?
Novelty of a problem
Presence of problem-solving potentiality
Possibilities of data collection from the sample
All the above
Mrs. Smith is writing her daily observations of a student and writes, without interpretation, that the student is not completing the class work and is constantly speaking out of turn. Which of the following objectives does she appear to be using?
When coefficient of skewness is positive, the distribution is said to be
Which of the following options are the main tasks of research in modern society?
- to keep pace with the advancement in knowledge
- to discover new things.
- to write a critique on the earlier writings.
- to systematically examine and critically analyze the investigations/sources with objectivity.
IV, II and I
I, II and III
I and III
II, III and IV
Which of the following represent a good qualitative problem statement?
Defines the independent and dependent variables.
conveys a sense of emerging design.
Specifies a research hypothesis to be tested
Specifies the relationship between variables that the researcher expects to find
Which of the following is classified in the category of the developmental research?
All the above
If in a research independent variables cannot be manipulated then it is known as
Attrition generally occurs in research where........
The study fails
Some participants do not complete the study
The study is very brief
You do demographic research
"Concept is in reality a definition in short hand or a class or group of facts" defined by
P. V. Young
What should the researcher do if they have achieved a low response rate?
Copy responses and paste them again.
Abandon the research project entirely.
Recognize and accept the possible limitations of a low response rate.
Fill in some more questionnaires themselves.
Which form of reasoning is the process of drawing a specific conclusion from a set of premises?
There are 16 questions to complete.