Research aptitude set 23

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following sampling strategies was used when the three students with the highest GPAs were selected?
A
Extreme case
B
Snowball
C
Maximum variation
D
Normal case
Question 2
........ is a source of problem
A
Schools and Colleges
B
Class Room Lectures
C
Play grounds
D
Infra structures
Question 3
The researcher should keep a precaution while he is defining a problem
A
He should not have used the words having more than one meaning
B
He should forecast the results on its basis
C
He should precise its nature
D
All of the above
Question 4
Causal-comparative studies are classified under
A
Historical research.
B
Developmental research.
C
Experimental research.
D
Descriptive research.
Question 5
........ refers to inferring about the whole population based on the observations made on a small part.
A
Deductive inference
B
Pseudo-inference
C
Inductive inference
D
Objective inference
Question 6
Which of the following variables is continuous?
A
Marital status of College students
B
Religious affiliation of workers.
C
Family size in a locality
D
Attitude towards school
Question 7
Sampling in qualitative research is similar to which type of sampling in quantitative research?
A
Simple random sampling
B
Systematic sampling
C
Quota sampling
D
Purposive sampling
Question 8
Which of the following is NOT a legitimate research problem as stated?
A
What is the relationship between the number of books children read and their reading scores?
B
Should competitive games be banned from elementary schools?
C
What does it mean to be a special needs child included in Ms. Amara's fourth grade class?
D
What are the major legal principles applied to educational cases decided by the Supreme Courts
Question 9
By using the experimental method, extraneous variables are kept constant either though........ or through........
A
Confounding randomization; blind experimenters
B
Experimental control; randomization
C
Random sampling; random assignment
D
The independent variable; the dependent variable
Question 10
An experiment has been aptly described as a
A
Question put to self
B
Question put to psychologists
C
Question put to nature stimuli
D
Question put to
Question 11
What best describes the Likert technique of attitude measurement?
A
Subjects indicate whether they agree with each of a series of attitude
B
statements which are equally spaced along an attitude continuous
C
Subjects indicate on five point scales the extent of their agreement with a set of attitude statements
D
Subjects judge a particular concept on a series of bipolar semantic scale
Question 12
Independent variables are not manipulated in
A
Normative research
B
ex-post facto researches
C
Both of the above
D
None of these
Question 13
Which one of the following research methods, have the similarity in nature when compared in relation to sample, control and validity of inferences?
A
Experimental and Ex Post Facto method
B
Historical and Philosophical method
C
Survey and Experimental method
D
None of the above
Question 14
The quality of a problem is
A
Clarity
B
Worth for solution
C
Hypothesis oriented
D
All the above
Question 15
What does Descriptive Research include according to Van Dalen?
A
Survey studies
B
Inter-relationship studies
C
Developmental studies
D
All of these.
Question 16
The key objective of data analysis is to
A
Calculate statistics
B
Understand relationships between variables
C
Obtain the distribution of responses for each question
D
Create tables which display the survey results
There are 16 questions to complete.

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