Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
Insert the missing number in the following series: 4 16 8 64? 256
Time consumed in mall intercept interview is
When it is necessary to engage in a good amount of deception to conduct a scientifically valid study, what procedure(s) should a researcher consider following?
All of the above should be considered
It is undesirable on the part of the researcher
To present a research report based on investigator's own ideas and written in his own words.
Stringing lots of quotations together.
Getting the full meaning out of the author's ideas and paraphrasing them in his own language.
Concentrating on written material, eliminating unessential details.
A technique used when selecting clusters of different sizes is called........
Probability proportional to size or PPS
In case of true experimental research the investigator is always required to make a compromise between which of the following four is not correct?
Internal validity and external validity
Contrived setting and natural setting
Randomization and manipulation
Control of extraneous variables and building the correlated variable into design.
What is not correct about research?
Research is begun because someone has asked a question and it has to answer it
Research may involve venturing into areas of thought about which little is known
Research has to be planned and conducted because it is a scientific way of gathering information
Research is needed if the aim is to increase the extent of knowledge or to make it more complex.
Research is classified on the basis of........ and methods
The quantitative research is best described by........
Research that attempts to generate new theory
The collection of non numerical data
Research that is exploratory
An attempt to confirm the researcher's hypotheses
Qualitative analysis is not, at all, used in
The pragmatist philosophy is most closely associated with which of the following positions?
The incompatibility thesis
The compatibility thesis
The incomparable thesis
The fruitful thesis
Why it is helpful to keep a research diary or log book while you are conducting your project?
To give you something to do in the early stages of your research when nothing is happening.
Because funding councils generally demands to see written evidence that you were working every day during the period of the research.
To keep a record of what you did and what happened throughout the research process.
It can be added to your dissertation to ensure that you reach the required word limit.
GLM refers to which of the following?
General Lab Model
General Logic Model
General Linear Model
General Limited Model
Sources of researchable problems can include:
Researchers' own experiences as educators
Practical issues that require solutions
Theory and past research
All of the above
On what is placed reliance in most investigations?
Both primary and secondary data
None of these.
The main types of case study are
Not at all
There are 16 questions to complete.