Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET
Which of the following statements is true for reliability and validity of a measuring instrument?
Reliable test is also valid.
Validity does not ensure reliability.
Validity and reliability are not related.
Valid test must be reliable.
A hypothesis in educational research need not be
A compatible with well-attested theories and models.
Logically consistent and pertinent to the question under consideration.
Capable of establishing generalizations that can be applied in many areas of education or other fields.
None of the above.
The cutoff the researcher uses to decide whether to reject the null hypothesis is called the
Both A and B are correct
In colleges, universities the promotion on the post of Reader under the Personal Promotion Scheme, the required minimum number of published papers is
3 to 5
None of the above
Research can be conducted by a person who:
has studied research methodology
holds a postgraduate degree
possesses thinking and reasoning ability
is a hard worker
If a researcher conduct a research on finding out which administrative style contributes more to institutional effectiveness, this will be an example of
Ex post facto research
The quality of Non-probability sampling is
Easy and convenient selection of the sample
It has no question of probability of selection of an element
It can be analyzed through simple statistical method
All the above are correct
The researcher has secretly placed him or herself (as a member) in the group that is being studied This researcher may be which of the following?
A complete participant
None of the above
Which one of the following in not reflecting the basic need of preparing of research papers?
Criterion for fulfilling minimum qualification for teaching profession
To promote the art of plagiarism among the neo-researchers
Feelings of Belongingness to the researcher in specialized field of research
Seeking national/international honors
The first psychological laboratory was established in Leipzig by Wilhelm Wundt in the year
Which of the following steps begins the analysis of qualitative data?
Reading and memoing
Describing the content and participants
Classifying and interpreting
The purpose of Social Science Research is
Academic and Non academic
Which of the following is not a data-collection method?
Postal survey questionnaires
The development of a solid foundation of reliable knowledge typically is built from which type of research?
Which is the highest level of concept formation?
None of these
........ refers to how well the particular sample of behaviors used to measure a characteristic reflects the entire domain of behaviors that constitutes that characteristic
Content validity evidence
Construct validity evidence
Face validity evidence
Criterion-related validity evidence
There are 16 questions to complete.