Research aptitude set 245

By | February 25, 2018

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
The need of objective observation is
A
In performing experiment
B
In research
C
In normal behavior
D
In all the situations
Question 2
The first step of research is:
A
Searching a problem
B
Selecting a problem
C
Finding a problem
D
Identifying a problem
Question 3
Qualitative researchers view changes in procedures during a study as........
A
A good thing
B
A weakness
C
To be avoided
D
Frustrating
Question 4
Which one of the following is not correct? A belief becomes a scientific truth when it
A
is established experimentally.
B
is arrived by logically.
C
is accepted by many people
D
can be replicated.
Question 5
the yearbook has the detail contents of
A
single year only
B
only a specific year
C
The details of specific issues on annual basis
D
Only the detail of last two years
Question 6
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
A
Descriptive
B
Predictive
C
Explanatory
D
None of the above
Question 7
The criteria of a good case-study is-
A
Continuity
B
Completeness of the data
C
Validity of the data
D
All of the above
Question 8
An indicator of reliability based on the correlations of each item in a measure with every other item is called
A
Split-half reliability
B
Cronbach's alpha
C
Test-retest reliability
D
Inter item ratio
Question 9
Which of the following is not assessed by using essay type questions?
A
Knowledge of wide content area
B
Supplying suitable arguments
C
Thinking skills
D
Detailed description of an event
Question 10
Which of the following statements is most correct about the difference between Applied and Action Research?
A
While applied research adds to an organized body of scientific knowledge, action research does not do that
B
While the findings of applied research have practical implications for educational practices, action research is not concerned with that
C
While applied research and action research both are undertaken to solve immediate practical problems, in action research the researcher is the same person as the practitioner who will use the findings of the research
D
The difference between them is that of nomenclature only; otherwise they are the same.
Question 11
What is not correct about hypothesis?
A
It is essential in studies where cause effect relationships are to be discovered
B
It is less crucial in studies in which the task is one of determining the status of a given phenomenon
C
Its absence, essentially, means no research or poor research
D
Even in case of status-studies, the investigator is likely to need some tentative hypothesis to guide him.
Question 12
Data means
A
Truths.
B
Facts.
C
Observations,
D
Marks obtained.
Question 13
An intensive investigation of a slow learner undertaken in a research project by a teacher can be termed as
A
Action Research
B
Case study
C
Ethnography
D
Survey
Question 14
In which of the following nonrandom sampling techniques does the researcher ask the research participants to identify other potential research participants?
A
Snowball
B
Convenience
C
Purposive
D
Quota
Question 15
In order to make the research unbiased, it requires that
A
there is no deliberate attempt to either to conceal or highlight something.
B
quantitative and qualitative methods are to be used.
C
repeatability and accuracy are provided for the quality of measurement procedures used.
D
the solution to the research problem is known in advance.
Question 16
The Scientific Method is used in
A
Scientific researches
B
Social science researches
C
Both of the above
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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