Research aptitude set 88

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following statements is true for reliability and validity of a measuring instrument?
A
Reliable test is also valid.
B
Validity does not ensure reliability.
C
Validity and reliability are not related.
D
Valid test must be reliable.
Question 2
A hypothesis in educational research need not be
A
A compatible with well-attested theories and models.
B
Logically consistent and pertinent to the question under consideration.
C
Capable of establishing generalizations that can be applied in many areas of education or other fields.
D
None of the above.
Question 3
The cutoff the researcher uses to decide whether to reject the null hypothesis is called the
A
Significance level
B
Alpha level
C
Probability value
D
Both A and B are correct
Question 4
In colleges, universities the promotion on the post of Reader under the Personal Promotion Scheme, the required minimum number of published papers is
A
3 to 5
B
Only one
C
Only two
D
None of the above
Question 5
Research can be conducted by a person who:
A
has studied research methodology
B
holds a postgraduate degree
C
possesses thinking and reasoning ability
D
is a hard worker
Question 6
If a researcher conduct a research on finding out which administrative style contributes more to institutional effectiveness, this will be an example of
A
Applied research
B
Ex post facto research
C
Fundamental research
D
Action research
Question 7
The quality of Non-probability sampling is
A
Easy and convenient selection of the sample
B
It has no question of probability of selection of an element
C
It can be analyzed through simple statistical method
D
All the above are correct
Question 8
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
A complete participant
B
An observer-as-participant
C
A participant-as-observer
D
None of the above
Question 9
Which one of the following in not reflecting the basic need of preparing of research papers?
A
Criterion for fulfilling minimum qualification for teaching profession
B
To promote the art of plagiarism among the neo-researchers
C
Feelings of Belongingness to the researcher in specialized field of research
D
Seeking national/international honors
Question 10
The first psychological laboratory was established in Leipzig by Wilhelm Wundt in the year
A
1879
B
1897
C
1899
D
1789
Question 11
Which of the following steps begins the analysis of qualitative data?
A
Reading and memoing
B
Describing the content and participants
C
Classifying and interpreting
D
Data management
Question 12
The purpose of Social Science Research is
A
Academic and Non academic
B
Cultivation
C
Academic
D
Utilitarian
Question 13
Which of the following is not a data-collection method?
A
Research questions
B
Postal survey questionnaires
C
Unstructured interviewing
D
Participant observation
Question 14
The development of a solid foundation of reliable knowledge typically is built from which type of research?
A
orientational research
B
evaluation research
C
basic research
D
action research
Question 15
Which is the highest level of concept formation?
A
Formal level
B
Sensory level
C
Concrete level
D
None of these
Question 16
........ refers to how well the particular sample of behaviors used to measure a characteristic reflects the entire domain of behaviors that constitutes that characteristic
A
Content validity evidence
B
Construct validity evidence
C
Face validity evidence
D
Criterion-related validity evidence
There are 16 questions to complete.

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