Research aptitude set 212

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
A type of sampling used in qualitative research that involves selecting cases that disconfirm the Researcher's expectations and generalizations is referred to as........
A
Extreme case sampling
B
Critical-case sampling
C
Negative-case sampling
D
Typical-case sampling
Question 2
Which of the following is similar to case study?
A
Longitudinal studies
B
Horizontal Studies
C
Follow up studies
D
Social surveys
Question 3
which of the following makes differentiation between experimental research and historical research
A
The hypothesis testing
B
replication
C
formulation of hypotheses
D
All of the above
Question 4
Which research paradigm is based on the pragmatic view of reality?
A
quantitative research
B
qualitative research
C
mixed research
D
none of the above
Question 5
When there is a need of generating new ideas for hypotheses or to interpret the results of some research, which one is the best research deign?
A
Surveys
B
Experiment
C
Communication analysis
D
Focus group discussion
Question 6
All the persons involved in the collection of data and supervision of data collection process are called
A
Fieldworkers
B
Researchers
C
Research assistants
D
None of the given options
Question 7
Which one of the following principles is not applicable to sampling?
A
Sample units must be clearly defined
B
Sample units must be dependent on each other
C
Same units of sample should be used throughout the study
D
Sample units must be chosen in a systematic and objective manner
Question 8
Assumption in a theory
A
can be observed
B
delimit it
C
are basic to eat
D
Both B and C
Question 9
When large groups of interconnected facts are considered together in a consistent manner, we get a
A
Combined Result
B
Confirmed Fact
C
Scientific Theory
D
Critical Problem
Question 10
Read the following statements-one labeled as Assertion (A) and the other as Reason (R): Assertion (A): Qualitative research in India has a long way to go to reach international standards. Reason (R): Because the funding agencies do not support qualitative research in academic institutions. Find the correct answer from the codes given below:
A
Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A).
B
Both (A) and (R) are true, but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A).
C
Both (A) and (R) are false.
D
(A) is true, but (R) is false
Question 11
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 12
Who is regarded the father of scientific social surveys?
A
Darwin
B
Booth
C
Best
D
None of these
Question 13
The primary data analysis approach in ethnography is
A
Open, axial, and selective coding
B
Holistic description and search for cultural themes
C
Cross-case analysis
D
Identifying essences of a phenomenon
Question 14
The research papers writing methodology has slight variations in reference to
A
The standards maintained by research journals
B
The interests of the researchers
C
The research traditions
D
All of the above statements are correct with slight variations
Question 15
The objectivity of the research is enhanced
A
Through its impartiality
B
through its reliability
C
through its validity
D
All of the above
Question 16
The popular form of the Project method is
A
Preparation of model by the students
B
To keep busy the children in their summer holidays
C
To distribute some projects among the students so that they can complete it in their summer vacations
D
All the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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