Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
Professor X develops a test of emotional intelligence. Which of the following represent convergent and discriminant evidence?
The test correlates highly with another test of emotional intelligence and is uncorrelated with self-efficacy
The test correlates with highly with another test of emotional intelligence and is highly correlated with self-efficacy
The test does not correlate with another test of emotional intelligence, but does correlate with self-efficacy
The test does not correlate with other tests of emotional intelligence nor with self-efficacy
Which correlation co-efficient best explains the relationship between creativity and intelligence?
What is an attitude scale in which each item's value is calculated by finding out the mean or median of the ratings of a large number of judges on an eleven-point rating scale?
Projective technique is used for measuring
Individual's need for self actualization.
Individual's inventoried interests,
Individual's dominant feelings, emotions conflicts, needs repressed and stored up in the unconscious mind,
Which of the following is a primary source of data?
Personal records, letters, diaries, autobiographies, wills, etc.
Official records governments' documents, information preserved by social-religious organizations etc
Oral testimony. of traditions and customs
All of the above
In........, the researcher attempts to control and/ or manipulate the variables in the study.
Reference serves the purpose
If exhibits the great achievements of the piece of research
The authenticity of the given content
Of insightful decision making by the researcher
Of giving ornamental value to the research
Which of the following is an example of the criterion-reference test?
The test is such as the score on it reveals what the position of an individual's is in the group on which it has been standardized
The test is such as the score on it reveals how much an individual has acquired in some specific area of learning as judged against some external criterion
The test is such as its norms have been prepared on a sufficiently large sample
The test is such as its reliabilities and validities have been established extensively.
Suppose one Experimenter (E) in psychology firmly believes that Brahman in children are inherently superior to the Harijan children. Naturally he would never think of home environment as an explanation. This is a very obvious example of
Authenticity of a research finding is its:
All of the above
In the formulation of the problem we need to give a........
Which one of the following is useful in assessing and clarifying concepts and definitions at the beginning stages of questionnaire?
Document design analysis
Response analysis survey
What is the defining characteristic of experimental research?
focuses only on local problems
the use of open-ended questions
resistance to manipulation
manipulation of the independent variable
Which of the following is a function of theory?
Integrating and summarizing current knowledge
All of the above are important functions of theory
According to whom"to start with, the mind is as clean state".
Which of the following statements is true in the context of the testing of a hypothesis?
It is only the alternative hypothesis, which can be tested.
It is only the null hypothesis that can be tested.
Both, the alternative and the null hypotheses can be tested.
Both, the alternative and the null hypotheses cannot be tested.
There are 16 questions to complete.