Research aptitude set 59

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Longitudinal Approach is related with
A
Long term researches
B
Transverse researches
C
Horizontal researches
D
All of the above
Question 2
Which of the following is not true about stratified random sampling?
A
It involves a random selection process from identified subgroups
B
Proportions of groups in the sample must always match their population proportions
C
Disproportional stratified random sampling is especially helpful for getting large enough subgroup samples when subgroup comparisons are to be done
D
Proportional stratified random sampling yields a representative sample
Question 3
Formulation of hypothesis may not be necessary in
A
fact finding (Historical) studies
B
survey studies
C
experimental studies
D
normative studies
Question 4
Which type of research is generally used by the philosophers?
A
Scientific research
B
laboratory research
C
Conceptual research
D
Descriptive research
Question 5
Why is research in education important for teachers?
A
It adds to their academic qualifications.
B
It makes them wiser
C
It makes them better teachers
D
It enables them to make best possible judgments about what should be taught and how.
Question 6
when a person undertakes a research work, then the review of the related study is important because
A
It helps to understand the gap between past and present
B
It avoids repetition or duplications
C
It helps the researcher not to draw illogical conclusions
D
All of the above
Question 7
Which scale is the simplest form of measurement?
A
Interval
B
Nominal
C
Ordinal
D
Ratio
Question 8
Which of the following statements is/are true according to the logic of hypothesis testing?
A
When the null hypothesis is true, it should be rejected
B
When the null hypothesis is true, it should not be rejected
C
When the null hypothesis is false, it should be rejected
D
Both b and c are true
Question 9
Which is the type of correlation on the basis of number of variables?
A
Multiple correlation
B
Non-linear Correlation
C
Linear Correlation
D
Positive correlation
Question 10
Random sampling is helpful as it is
A
An economical method of data collection
B
Free from personal biases
C
Reasonably accurate
D
All the above
Question 11
Qualitative and Quantitative Research are classifications of research on the basis of
A
Time dimension
B
Techniques used
C
Use of the research
D
Purpose of the research
Question 12
One of the preoccupations of quantitative researchers is with generalization, which is a sign of
A
External reliability
B
Internal reliability
C
External validity
D
Internal validity
Question 13
The act of publishing the same data and results in more than one journal or publication refers to which of the following professional issues:
A
Partial publication
B
Duplicate publication
C
Full publication
D
Deception
Question 14
IRB is an acronym for which of the following?
A
Internal Review Board
B
Institutional Review Board
C
Institutional Rating Board
D
Internal Request Board
Question 15
A null hypothesis is
A
when there is difference between the variables
B
the same as research hypothesis
C
subjective in nature
D
when there is no difference between the variables
Question 16
A Cluster of propositions with a structure that exhibits some inference is called
A
An inference
B
A valid argument
C
An explanation
D
An argument
There are 16 questions to complete.

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