Research aptitude set 69

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Type-I Error occurs if
A
the null hypothesis is rejected even though it is true
B
the null hypothesis is accepted even though it is false
C
both the null hypothesis as well as alternative hypothesis are rejected
D
None of the above
Question 2
According to George Mouly the research is
A
Systematic and scholarly effort
B
Application of scientific method
C
Providing solutions to educational problems
D
All of the above
Question 3
Which one of the following variables is controlled in experimental research?
A
Independent variables
B
Dependent variables
C
Extraneous variables
D
Moderate variables
Question 4
What are the characteristics of a good measuring technique?
A
Objectivity
B
Reliability
C
Usability
D
All of the above.
Question 5
A researcher selects a probability sample of 100 out of the total population. It is
A
a cluster sample
B
a random sample
C
a stratified sample
D
a systematic sample
Question 6
The square root of Variance is
A
Standard Error
B
Error Variance
C
Standard Deviation
D
Deviation Quotient
Question 7
........ research occurs when the researcher manipulates the independent variable.
A
causal-comparative research
B
experimental research
C
ethnography
D
co relational research
Question 8
The step of research workshop is
A
The presentation and explanation of the topic
B
The practice of following an approach
C
Follow-up and evaluation of a topic
D
All of the above
Question 9
The laws of induction where even wife which of the following thinkers
A
Mill
B
Dewey
C
Russell
D
Frege
Question 10
A group of observations is the quotient obtained by dividing the sum of all the observations by their number, is called
A
Mean
B
Median
C
Mode
D
None of these
Question 11
Which comes first, theory or research?
A
The question is meaningless, because you can't have one without the other
B
Research, because that's the only way you can develop a theory
C
It depends on your point of view
D
Theory, because otherwise you are working in the dark
Question 12
There is only person who has defined Educational Research. He is
A
John W. Best.
B
W. M. Travers.
C
George Mouly.
D
None of these.
Question 13
How much confidence should you place in a single research study?
A
you should completely trust a single research study.
B
you should trust research findings after different researchers have found the same findings
C
neither A nor B
D
both A and B
Question 14
Which of the following statements is correct about validity and reliability?
A
When internal validity is high, external validity is low
B
When internal validity is high, there is no change in external validity
C
When internal validity is high, external validity is also high
D
All of the given options
Question 15
Which approach tells us that under normal conditions the Organism is not a passive recipient of stimuli but an active, seeking and striving entity trying to master the environment and also master itself?
A
Organism, Holistic and Self Approaches
B
Dynamic and Psychoanalytic Approach
C
Cognitive Approach
D
Existential Approach
Question 16
Qualitative research is often exploratory and has all of the following characteristics except
A
it is typically used when a great deal is already known about the topic of interest
B
it relies on the collection of nonnumeric data such as words and pictures
C
it is used to generate hypotheses and develop theory about phenomena in the world
D
it uses the inductive scientific method
There are 16 questions to complete.

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