# Research aptitude set 7

By | September 9, 2017

## Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

 Question 1
If a baseball coach calculates batting averages, what scale would be used?
 A Ratio scale B Ordinal scale C Interval scale D Nominal scale
 Question 2
Hypothesis cannot be stated in
 A null and question form terms B declarative terms C general terms D directional terms
 Question 3
Which of the following major problem exist with non respondents in survey research?
 A Data cannot be analyzed for only part of a sample. B They may have different opinions than respondents. C They tend to be alike in many ways. D They cannot be found to determine if they are similar to respondents.
 Question 4
The value of mean, median and mode coincide in case of
 A Positively skewed distribution. B Negatively skewed distribution. C Symmetrical distribution. D All of the above
 Question 5
 A quantitative research B qualitative research C mixed research D none of the above
 Question 6
Reliability in the fundamental quality of a research which also reflects
 A Purity of data B Verifiability C Validity D Superiority
 Question 7
A researcher designs an experiment to test how variables interact to influence how well children learn spelling words. In this case, the main purpose of the study was:
 A Influence B Prediction C Description D Explanation
 Question 8
In which analysis, when there is a single measurement of each of the n sample objects or where there are several measurements of each of the n observations but each variable is analyzed in isolation?
 A Univariate Analysis B Bivariate Analysis C Multivariate Analysis D None of these
 Question 9
A condition or characteristic that can take on different values or categories is called........
 A a constant B a variable C a cause-and-effect relationship D a descriptive relationship
 Question 10
Research is conducted to
1. Generate new knowledge
2. Not to develop a theory
3. Obtain research degree
4. Reinterpret existing knowledge
Which of the above are correct?
 A II, I & III B I, III & II C III, II & IV D I, III & IV
 Question 11
The per capita income of India from 1950 to 1990 is four times. This study is
 A Social B Horizontal C Longitudinal D Factorial
 Question 12
........ research occurs when the researcher manipulates the independent variable.
 A co relational research B experimental research C causal-comparative research D ethnography
 Question 13
Research in which the researcher uses both qualitative and quantitative research within a stage or across two of the stages in the research process is known as........
 A basic research B quantitative research C action research D mixed model research
 Question 14
A college wants to give training in use of Statistical Package for Social Sciences (SPSS) to researchers. For this the college should organize:
 A Lecture B Conference C Workshop D Seminar
 Question 15
What is the disadvantage of sampling?
 A Better scrutiny of data B Suitable in limited resources C Chances of bias D Greater speed.
 Question 16
The method of Randomization is
 A Lottery or coin method B Blind folded on dice method C Tippet s table of irregular members D All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.