Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
An operational definition of a construct is the one which defines it in terms of
Implied behavior pattern
Activities necessary to measure it
Other equivalent words in the dictionary
The problem can be stated as
Posing a question
Making a declarative statement
Both of the above
None of the above
When a person deriving all the conclusions through observation and experimentation in him routine life. In this way the person can be treated as a
Which of the following is a weakness of quantitative research?
Provides precise, numerical data
The researcher's categories that are used might not reflect local constituencies' understandings
Testing hypotheses that are constructed before the data are collected
Can study a large number of people
Which of the following best describes qualitative data coding?
Adding all of the scores together and describing them statistically.
Identify data segments that contain general episodes.
Numerically representing the concepts identified by the participants.
Dividing data in parts that represent single thoughts.
The main types of case study are
Not at all
Who among the following plays central role in the workshop?
All of the above
Which of the following statements are true?
The fewer categories or breakdowns you want to make in your data analysis, the larger the sample needed
As sample size decreases, so does the size of the confidence interval
The larger the sample size, the greater the sampling error
The more categories or breakdowns you want to make in your data analysis, the larger the sample needed
In a normal distribution, 100 per cent of observations are covered by the following
3. 09 s.
Which of the following is a characteristic feature only of experimental studies?
Control of extraneous variables.
Study of cause and effect relationship.
Observing variation in the dependent variable.
Manipulation of treatment variable.
What does it mean when you calculate a 95% confidence interval?
The process you used will capture the true parameter 95% of the time in the long run
You can be"95% confident" that your interval will include the population parameter
You can be"5% confident" that your interval will not include the population parameter
All of the above statements are true
If in a research independent variables cannot be manipulated then it is known as
Pure or Fundamental Research
Which research paradigm is least concerned about generalizing its findings?
none of the above
What is irrelevant in the context of the criteria of acceptable hypothesis?
A hypothesis should be clearly and precisely stated
A hypothesis should state the expected relationship between the variables
A hypothesis should be such that it can be proved
A hypothesis should be testable.
'Research in the method of study of the problems, where the solutions of the problems have been carried out through given facts. ' The statement is given by
An average should be used to typify
A bimodal distribution.
A distribution showing a clear, single concentration of observations.
There are 16 questions to complete.