Research aptitude set 81

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following is not a type of reliability?
A
Split-half
B
Internal consistency
C
Test-retest
D
Content
Question 2
What is the full form of abbreviation HFT used in research?
A
Holfkins Issac Test
B
Holzman Inkblot Test
C
Hinds Informative Test
D
Higher Intelligence Test
Question 3
Reference in the research paper serves the purpose of
A
the authenticity of the given content
B
decision-making capability of the researcher
C
give high bomb blast values of the research
D
all of the above
Question 4
Collective psychology of the whole period is a theory which
A
can explain all phase of historical development
B
means the psychology of the whole society
C
means psychological approach of data collection
D
all of the above
Question 5
Which research paradigm is based on the pragmatic view of reality?
A
quantitative research
B
qualitative research
C
mixed research
D
none of the above
Question 6
'The research is an ethical process'. Here the meaning of ethics is
A
The external beauty of the research
B
The quality of the research content
C
The fulfillment of research values in a investigation
D
None of the above
Question 7
A negative coefficient of skewness implies that
A
Mean is less than mode.
B
Mean is greater than mode.
C
Mean is equal to median.
D
Mean is equal to mode.
Question 8
Discrete variable is also called........
A
Categorical variable
B
Discontinuous variable
C
Both A & B
D
None of the above
Question 9
"Hypothesis is a tentative supposition or provisional guess which sees and explains the situation under observation". Who thus defines hypothesis?
A
W. S. Monroe
B
John W. Best
C
George J. Mouley.
D
James E. Greeter
Question 10
When writing their narratives, many historical researchers prefer to use........
A
The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (1994)
B
The Chicago Manual of Style
C
The Historical Manual of Style
D
The Historian's Manual of Style
Question 11
'ibid. ' page means-
A
Same page as in earlier footnotes
B
Same book as in earlier footnotes
C
Same content as in earlier footnotes
D
None of the above
Question 12
The equals sign (=) is included in which hypothesis when conducting hypothesis testing?
A
Null
B
Alternative
C
It can appear in both the null and the alternative hypothesis
Question 13
According to John W. Best the research can be divided into
A
Pure and applied research
B
Pure, applied and action research
C
Pure and basic research
D
None of these
Question 14
The research is always-(December-2008)
A
verifying the old knowledge
B
exploring new knowledge
C
filling the gap between knowledge
D
all of these
Question 15
Which of the following are the basic rules of APA style of referencing format?
  1. Italicize titles of shorter works such as journal articles or essays
  2. Invert authors' names (last name first)
  3. Italicize titles of longer works such as books and journals
  4. Alphabetically index reference list
Select the correct answer from the codes given below
A
(a) and (b)
B
(b), (c) and (d)
C
(c) and (d)
D
(a), (b), (c) and (d)
Question 16
In a research on the effect of child-rearing practices on stress-proneness of children in competing school projects, the hypothesis formulated is that 'child rearing practices do influence stress-proneness'. At the data-analysis stage a null hypothesis is advanced to find out the tenability of research hypothesis. On the basis of the evidence available, the null hypothesis is rejected at 0. 01 level of significance. What decision may be warranted in respect of the research hypothesis?
A
The research hypothesis will also be rejected.
B
The research hypothesis will be accepted.
C
Both the research hypothesis and the null hypothesis will be rejected.
D
No decision can be taken in respect of the research hypothesis.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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