# 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.