Research aptitude set 51

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which steps involves in processing operations of data after collection of data?
A
Editing
B
Classification
C
Coding
D
Tabulation
Question 2
An observation of a dependent variable response prior to any attempt to change this response is known as the........
A
Reverse
B
Baseline
C
Flat line
D
Variance
Question 3
Middle quartile is known as
A
Mode.
B
Median.
C
Geometric mean,
D
Harmonic mean.
Question 4
Random sampling does not
A
Make the sample representative of the population.
B
Ensure generalization of results.
C
Reduce error and increase precision of the experiment.
D
Maximize experimental variance.
Question 5
Which of the following involves the studying of multiple cases in one research study?
A
Intrinsic case study
B
Single case study
C
Instrumental case study
D
Collective case study
Question 6
You should try to use italics frequently when writing a report.
A
True
B
False
C
doubtful
D
none of the above
Question 7
The average age of 10 students in a class is 17 years. If one of them who is 26 years old leaves the school, the average age will be
A
15 years.
B
18 years.
C
16 years.
D
17 years.
Question 8
Which of the following is not an example of a nonrandom sampling technique?
A
Cluster
B
Purposive
C
Convenience
D
Quota
Question 9
The conclusions/findings of which type of research cannot be generalized to other situations
A
Descriptive Research
B
Experimental Research
C
Causal Comparative Research
D
Historical research
Question 10
Concepts are of........ types
A
4
B
2
C
10
D
6
Question 11
The only thing to be seen before using Secondary data is that they are
A
Reliable.
B
Adequate for the purpose in hand.
C
Representative.
D
All of the above
Question 12
According to the text, most of the outcome/dependent variable characteristics and attributes measured in educational research probably exist at the........ level of measurement.
A
Ordinal
B
Ratio
C
Nominal
D
Interval
Question 13
Data related to human beings are called
A
Peripheral data
B
Territorial data
C
Organizational data
D
Demographic data
Question 14
The coefficient of correlation
A
can be a qualitative analysis
B
can be either positive or negative
C
cannot be positive
D
cannot be negative
Question 15
How can the objectivity of the research be enhanced?
A
Through its impartiality
B
Through its reliability
C
Through its validity
D
All of these
Question 16
Which of the following is a legitimate purpose of a research plan?
A
It forces you to think through every aspect of a study.
B
It provides clear roadmap of the study.
C
Writing a plan facilitates the evaluation of it.
D
It provides detailed procedures to guide the conduct of the study.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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