Research aptitude set 54

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Area (cluster) sampling technique is used when
A
population is scattered and large size of the sample is to be drawn
B
population is heterogeneous
C
long survey is needed
D
both A and C
Question 2
Which scientific method often focuses on generating new hypotheses and theories?
A
Hypothesis method
B
Deductive method
C
Pattern method
D
Inductive method
Question 3
The........ is the value you calculate when you want the arithmetic average
A
Mean
B
Median
C
Mode
D
All of the above
Question 4
Which one of the following principles is not applicable to sampling?
A
Sample units must be clearly defined
B
Sample units must be dependent on each other
C
Same units of sample should be used throughout the study
D
Sample units must be chosen in a systematic and objective manner
Question 5
All are example of qualitative variables except
A
Sex
B
Religion and castes
C
Observation
D
Interest of the subject
Question 6
The chief merit of survey is
A
Adaptability
B
Connectivity
C
Versatility
D
Sensibility
Question 7
Which test is the part of the parametric test?
A
Sign Test
B
Run Test for Randomness
C
Kruskal-Willis Test
D
z-test
Question 8
Which type of validity refers to the factual accuracy of an account as reported by the researcher?
A
Ecological validity
B
Temporal validity
C
Descriptive validity
D
None of the above
Question 9
Field study is related to
A
Real life situations
B
Laboratory situations
C
Experimental situations
D
None of the above
Question 10
The effective objective of seminar:
A
To incorporate the qualities of patience and tolerance in the research
B
To appreciate the research interests
C
To incorporate emotional stability and motivation to the researcher
D
All of the above statements are correct
Question 11
A researcher prepared a report based on the interviews of 25 people. Under which category, this research can be placed?
A
Scientific
B
Quantitative
C
Historical
D
Qualitative
Question 12
What is a hypothesis?
A
A prediction of a relationship between certain variables.
B
A dependent variable.
C
An experiment that tests certain predictions.
D
An independent variable.
Question 13
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 keep the variance high
D
all of these
Question 14
The depth of any research can be judged by:
A
Title of the research.
B
Objectives of the research.
C
Total expenditure on the research.
D
Duration of the research.
Question 15
Research means
A
systematic search for pertinent information on a specific topic
B
search for scientific invention
C
search for gathering information by experiment
D
search for qualitative knowledge
Question 16
Which of the following should not be a consideration in writing a proposal?
A
Understanding the problem situation
B
The appearance/form of the proposal
C
Responding to every element exactly as specified by the client
D
Knowing as much as possible about the proposal recipients
There are 16 questions to complete.

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