Research aptitude set 240

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
In order to augment the accuracy of the study a researcher
A
should increase the size of the sample
B
should be honest and unbiased
C
should keep the variance high
D
all of these
Question 2
The contribution of case-study is
A
In study and data collection of a case related to caste, Age, se, X religion, problems, intellectual level, socio-economic status etc.
B
In evaluation of historical facts related with persons or case
C
In study of institutionalized groups and families
D
In all the above studies
Question 3
A statistical measure based upon the entire population is called parameter while measure based upon a sample is known as
A
sample parameter
B
inference
C
statistic
D
none of these
Question 4
Which of the following is not a characteristic of a research?
A
Irrelevant data collection
B
Irrelevant data analysis
C
Irrelevant conclusions
D
All the above
Question 5
Which correlation is the strongest?
A
+. 90
B
-. 95
C
+. 10
D
-1. 00
Question 6
New values and principles are established through
A
human motivation
B
philosophical research
C
natural research
D
social research
Question 7
The per capita income of India from 1950 to 1990 is four times. This study is
A
Social
B
Factorial
C
Longitudinal
D
Horizontal
Question 8
What does Descriptive Research include according to Van Dalen?
A
Survey studies
B
Inter-relationship studies
C
Developmental studies
D
All of the above.
Question 9
The type of qualitative research that describes the culture of a group of people is called........
A
Case study
B
Ethnography
C
Grounded theory
D
Phenomenology
Question 10
Who has defined Ex-Post Facto Research by saying that it is a systematic scientific exploration in which the scientist (researcher) does not have direct control on the independent variable?
A
John W. Best
B
George J. Mouly
C
Fred Karlinger
D
W. S. Monroe.
Question 11
Fact is"empirically verifiable observation"---is defined by
A
Good and Hatt
B
Emory
C
P. V. Young
D
Claver
Question 12
The final result of a study will be more accurate if the sample drawn is
A
taken randomly
B
fixed by quota
C
representative to the population
D
purposive
Question 13
What should be the number of questions in a questionnaire?
A
5
B
15
C
20
D
As small as possible keeping in view the purpose of the survey.
Question 14
Which of the following is not the requirement of a hypothesis? It should:
A
Be based on facts
B
Be conceivable
C
Contradict the knowledge of nature
D
Allow consequences to be deducted from it
Question 15
Which of the following is a characteristic of a researcher?
A
He is a specialist rather than generalist.
B
He is industrious and persistent on the trail of discovery.
C
He is not operational to his chosen filed but accepts the reality.
D
All of these
Question 16
Karlinger has written about a problem
A
It is description of an interrogative question
B
It is a posed question for problem solving
C
It is an unanswered question
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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