Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
An extraneous variable that systematically varies with the independent variable and also influences the dependent variable is known as a........ a Confounding variable
Both A and B are correct
Which of the following statements is correct about validity and reliability?
When internal validity is high, external validity is low
When internal validity is high, there is no change in external validity
When internal validity is high, external validity is also high
All of the given options
The historical research is different from experimental research in the process of
Formulation of hypothesis
All of the above
Which one of the following is not called a demerit of a sample?
Requires specialized training
The problem of small N in social sciences means that
the number of variables is small
the variables are small in size
most of the variables are irrelevant
only some of the variables are relevant
Which of the following is true about good hypotheses?
It is formulated in a way such that it can be tested by the data
There is a limited scope and it should not have global significance
It is precise, specific and consistent with most known facts
none of the above
The content edited in Encyclopaedia is
Research that is done to examine the findings of someone else using the "same variables but different people"is which of the following?
There exists a single most important difference between the reference and bibliography
The references have the actual page numbers
The references have the last name of the person(Surname) on its first priority
The references have the minute details in order to verify them
All the above are correct
Why is it important to avoid ambiguous terms when designing questions?
Respondents may not understand the question
Respondents may operate with a different frame of reference
Respondents may think the question is less important
Respondents may have to ask for help when completing the questionnaire
Hypothesis cannot be stated in
null and question form terms
We use Factorial Analysis:
To test the Hypothesis
To know the relationship between two variables
To know the difference among the many variables
To know the difference between two variables
When the questions are presented to the respondents in a face-to-face situation, and the interviewer rather than the subjects, fills out the query, it is called
It is best to use the method of working multiple hypotheses when........
You are finished with your research
You are planning your research study
You are hoping to publish your already obtained research results
None of the above
A........ is a numerical characteristic of a sample and a........ is a numerical characteristic of a population.
The advantage of the Survey of Related literature is
It is like a back-bone of the research
It helps in formulating objectives and hypotheses of the research
It helps in preparation of research design
All of the above are true
There are 16 questions to complete.