Research aptitude set 47

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
What is the key defining characteristic of experimental research?
A
extraneous variables are never present
B
a positive correlation usually exists
C
a negative correlation usually exists
D
manipulation of the independent variable
Question 2
Survey method is associated with
A
Those exercises which are continued regularly
B
Those processes which are continued regularly
C
The experiences which have been already realized
D
All of the above
Question 3
Some research scholars think that when a little extension made in dissertation, it will be equivalent to the degree of Ph. D. This idea denotes
A
the illusion on the part of the researcher
B
the truth on the part of researcher
C
the measurable behavior of the researcher
D
all of the above
Question 4
Process of obtaining a numerical description of the extent to which a person or object possesses some characteristics
A
Questionnaire
B
Interview
C
Measurement
D
Scaling
Question 5
Which of the following is not considered one of the criteria for inferring causality?
A
Evidence that the independent and dependent variables are related
B
Evidence that the relationship between the variables being investigated is not due to a confounding extraneous variable
C
Evidence that changes in variable A occur before changes in variable B
D
The temporal ordering of the variables being investigated does not matter because a relationship is all that is really needed
Question 6
Which of the following is a graph or chart suitable for co relational analysis?
A
Bar chart
B
Histogram
C
Frequency polygon
D
Scatter graph
Question 7
Suppose that a population with N = 200 has? = 30. What is the mean of the sampling distribution of the mean for sample of size 40?
A
30
B
Not possible to determine as this information is inadequate
C
25
D
40
Question 8
In case of multiple correlation coefficients
A
the t test is used and work out the test statistic
B
the f test is used and work out the test statistic
C
the t and f tests are used and to calculate the test statistic
D
the mean variance test is used and to calculate the test statistic
Question 9
Factual aims of research have the quality of
A
Descriptive nature
B
Foundation on human values
C
Cause-effect relatedness
D
All of the above
Question 10
Sampling frame means
A
Identification of target and accessible population.
B
Defining sample unit and selecting units.
C
Preparing a complete list of the units of a finite population for drawing a sample.
D
Fixing the sample size and drawing a sample.
Question 11
What type of process research is?
A
A process to make new medicines
B
A process to create theories
C
A process to invent the machines
D
A process to discover the truth
Question 12
A cell is a combination of 2 or more........ in a factorial design
A
Research measurements
B
Independent variables
C
Research designs
D
Dependent variables
Question 13
Certificate for copy right waiver is generally given in
A
article
B
books
C
paper
D
thesis writing
Question 14
In order to augment the accuracy of the study a researcher
A
Should be honest and unbiased
B
Should increase the size of the sample
C
Should kept the variance high
D
all of these
Question 15
What is a Research Design?
A
A way of conducting research that is not grounded in theory.
B
The choice between using qualitative or quantitative methods.
C
The style in which you present your research findings e. g. a graph.
D
A framework for every stage of the collection and analysis of data.
Question 16
Prejudices in researches caused due to the reason that the researcher has his own
A
Priorities
B
Interests
C
Thinking
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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