Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
The need of objective observation is
In performing experiment
In normal behavior
In all the situations
The first step of research is:
Searching a problem
Selecting a problem
Finding a problem
Identifying a problem
Qualitative researchers view changes in procedures during a study as........
A good thing
To be avoided
Which one of the following is not correct? A belief becomes a scientific truth when it
is established experimentally.
is arrived by logically.
is accepted by many people
can be replicated.
the yearbook has the detail contents of
single year only
only a specific year
The details of specific issues on annual basis
Only the detail of last two years
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
The criteria of a good case-study is-
Completeness of the data
Validity of the data
All of the above
An indicator of reliability based on the correlations of each item in a measure with every other item is called
Inter item ratio
Which of the following is not assessed by using essay type questions?
Knowledge of wide content area
Supplying suitable arguments
Detailed description of an event
Which of the following statements is most correct about the difference between Applied and Action Research?
While applied research adds to an organized body of scientific knowledge, action research does not do that
While the findings of applied research have practical implications for educational practices, action research is not concerned with that
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
The difference between them is that of nomenclature only; otherwise they are the same.
What is not correct about hypothesis?
It is essential in studies where cause effect relationships are to be discovered
It is less crucial in studies in which the task is one of determining the status of a given phenomenon
Its absence, essentially, means no research or poor research
Even in case of status-studies, the investigator is likely to need some tentative hypothesis to guide him.
An intensive investigation of a slow learner undertaken in a research project by a teacher can be termed as
In which of the following nonrandom sampling techniques does the researcher ask the research participants to identify other potential research participants?
In order to make the research unbiased, it requires that
there is no deliberate attempt to either to conceal or highlight something.
quantitative and qualitative methods are to be used.
repeatability and accuracy are provided for the quality of measurement procedures used.
the solution to the research problem is known in advance.
The Scientific Method is used in
Social science researches
Both of the above
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.