Research aptitude set 226

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following measures of central tendency cannot be represented graphically?
A
Quartile
B
Mode
C
Median
D
Arithmetic mean
Question 2
Read the following two lists of items:
List IList II
a. Historical Research1. Current status
b. Action Research2. Control of variables
c. Survey Research3. Natural setting
d. Experimental Research4. Local problem
5. Past oriented
Which of the following matching is correct?
A
a-5, b-4, c-1, d-2
B
a-1, b-2, c-3, d-4
C
a-4, b-3, c-2, d-5
D
a-3, b-4, c-1, d-2
Question 3
Which scientific method focuses on testing hypotheses developed from theories?
A
Inductive method
B
Pattern method
C
Deductive method
D
Hypothesis method
Question 4
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 5
Common fallacy of reasoning leading to erroneous generalization
A
Fallacy of non observation and malobservation.
B
Errors incidental to classification, nomenclature and terminology,
C
Errors commonly arising out of the use of the inductive methods, false analogy including argument from final cause.
D
All of these.
Question 6
The relationship showing increase in the value of one variable (height) and corresponding decrease in the other variable (weight) is termed as
A
Partial correlation
B
Zero correlation
C
Negative correlation
D
Positive correlation
Question 7
........ is the set of procedures used to explain or predict the values of a dependent variable based on the values of one or more independent variables.
A
Regression line
B
Regression equation
C
Regression coefficient
D
Regression analysis
Question 8
'Ganga Action Plan'is a Action Research plan because
A
To attain a definite goal
B
To finish in a scheduled time
C
A definite socio-economic order
D
All of the above
Question 9
Manipulation is always a part of
A
Experimental research
B
Historical research
C
Descriptive research
D
Fundamental research
Question 10
Area (cluster) sampling technique is used when
A
population is scattered and large size of the sample is to be drawn
B
population is heterogeneous
C
long survey is needed
D
(a) and (c)
Question 11
Scattered diagram is
A
represents data in scattered form
B
represents data in a U form
C
represents data in a linear form
D
represents data in dimension
Question 12
The objective of writing/presenting a research paper is
A
To develop acquaintance with the people
B
To gain prestige in the held
C
To disseminate the knowledge
D
To recognize oneself as a researcher
Question 13
Which of the following is classified in the category of the developmental research?
A
Philosophical research
B
Action-research
C
Descriptive research
D
All the above
Question 14
We use Factorial Analysis:
A
To know the difference between two variables
B
To know the relationship between two variables
C
To test the Hypothesis
D
To know the difference among the many variables
Question 15
In organizing a workshop, the following cognitive objective is primarily included
A
to search the solutions for complicated problems
B
to discuss the socio-philosophical aspect of the research
C
to determine the research methodologies
D
all of the above
Question 16
This type of validity refers to the ability to generalize the results of a study across settings.
A
External validity
B
Temporal validity
C
Internal validity
D
Ecological validity
There are 16 questions to complete.

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