Research aptitude set 86

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
........ is a preferred sampling method for the population with finite size.
A
Systematic sampling
B
Area sampling
C
Cluster sampling
D
Purposive sampling
Question 2
Research that is done to examine the findings of someone else using the "same variables but different people" is which of the following?
A
hypothesis
B
empiricism
C
exploration
D
replication
Question 3
Which of the following is not an example of a nonrandom sampling technique?
A
Cluster
B
Purposive
C
Quota
D
Convenience
Question 4
The meaning of variable is-
A
The quality having different values
B
The nature of happening which influences other happenings through its presence
C
Both of the above
D
None of the above
Question 5
In the assessment of personality, the normative and objective method refers to
A
Prediction of behaviour on the basis of data from personality tests.
B
Prediction of behaviour on the basis of intensive interviewing.
C
The use of sophisticated techniques for measuring the accuracy of a person's perception of reality.
D
The use of projective techniques.
Question 6
Which is the characteristic of a norm-reference test?
A
It is objective-referenced or domain referenced
B
It tells to what extent instructional objectives have been achieved.
C
It has items which cluster around a few well-specified objectives
D
It reveals where a particular individual stands in the group in regard to the trait being measured by the test.
Question 7
Chi-square test is an example of
A
Non-Parametric test
B
Survey test
C
Descriptive test
D
Parametric test
Question 8
Which of the following BEST differentiates data analysis from interpretation?
A
Interpretation requires more conceptual and integrative thinking than data analysis.
B
Interpretation involves computerized analysis of data
C
Data analysis is explanatory and interpretation is conceptual.
D
Data analysis involves conceptualization but interpretation does not.
Question 9
Research can be classified as:
A
Basic, Applied and Action Research
B
Quantitative and Qualitative Research
C
Philosophical, Historical, Survey and Experimental Research
D
All the above
Question 10
If in a research independent variables cannot be manipulated then it is known as
A
Exploratory Research
B
Non-experimental Research
C
Experimental Research
D
Fundamental Research
Question 11
How can the objectivity of the research be enhanced?
A
Through its impartiality
B
Through its reliability
C
Through its validity
D
All of these
Question 12
the final result of the study will be more accurate
A
If the sample drawn is fixed by the quota
B
. If the sample drawn is representative to the population
C
If the sample drawn is purposive
D
if the sample drawn is taken randomly
Question 13
It is a special non-probability method used when the desired sample characteristic is rare, which sampling
A
Panel Sampling
B
Snowball sampling
C
Convenience sampling
D
Purposive Sampling
Question 14
The factual aims are most important in
A
Philosophical researches
B
Theoretical researches
C
Historical researches
D
Behavioural researches
Question 15
The types of Historical method are
A
Descriptive and Analytical
B
Historical-Constitutional and Reporting
C
School survey and social surveys
D
Survey Examination-Questionnaire survey
Question 16
ANOVA does NOT assume that
A
The treatment groups are selected at random from the same population.
B
The adjusted scores within groups have normal distribution.
C
The treatment groups are homogeneous.
D
The treatment groups are drawn from a larger population.
There are 16 questions to complete.

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