Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
An operational definition is
One that bears no relation to the underlying concept
An abstract, theoretical definition of a concept
A definition of a concept in terms of specific, empirical measures
One that refers to opera singers and their work
Thinking analogously about hypothesis, a researcher should
First bet and then roll the dice.
First roll the dice and then bet.
Change his bet after the data are in.
Have no bets, but dice only.
Mr. X has coded his observations to hide the identity of each of the three participants in his study. He is ensuring;
protection from harm
The directors of a graduate program in educational research wish to see what types of jobs their graduates take after they finish their program. They randomly sample students from the program and have them fill out questionnaires with items asking about the types of jobs they have had. They also are asked to describe the roles they play in their current positions. This project is best described as having what kind of objective........
None of the above
A person who uses the particular psychotherapeutic techniques which originated with Sigmund Freud and his followers is called
A clinical psychologist
A child psychologist
The average weight of a group of 25 boys was calculated to be 78. 4 lbs. It was later discovered that the weight of one boy was misread as 69 lbs instead of 96 lb. The correct average is
A variable that is presumed to cause a change in another variable is called a(n):
The advantage of research report writing in a scientific manner is known as
There is a significant positive correlation between variables X and Y. This means that:
X causes variation in Y.
Y causes variation in X.
X and Y vary together in opposite directions.
X and Y vary together in the same direction.
"I bet this will happen if I do this" design of experimentation otherwise known as
Which of the three ethics approaches says research ethics should be a matter of the individual's conscience?
Which of the following constitute the essential elements of coding?
all of these
The problem for the research related to metaphysics can be
What is meant by existence
What are the qualities of the existence of the objects
How knowledge of individuality of the objects can be realized
All of the above
Which are the two basic approaches to research?
Fundamental and historical approach
Conclusion and decision approach
Qualitative and quantitative approach
Problem and solution oriented approach
The branch of psychology which (teals with the study of animal behavior is known as
Which of the following is an initial mandatory requirement for pursuing research?
Developing a research design
Formulating a research question
Deciding about the data analysis procedure
Formulating a research hypothesis
There are 16 questions to complete.