Research aptitude set 91

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
The steps of the Historical method of research are given in a jumbled state. Select them in a scientific order from the following options
  1. Identification of the problem
  2. Criticism of data
  3. Interpretation of data
  4. Collection of data
A
1, 4, 3 and 2
B
1, 2, 3 and 4
C
1, 3, 2 and 4
D
4, 3, 2 and 1
Question 2
The mass of data collected needs to be systematized and organized through
A
Editing.
B
Classifying.
C
Tabulating.
D
All of these.
Question 3
Using a sample of 30 participants, a researcher finds a correlation of 0. 30 between two variables. The relationship is not statistically significant. If the researcher were to triple her sample size, which of the following is most likely?
A
The correlation would be statistically significant.
B
The correlation would be larger.
C
The correlation would be smaller.
D
Nothing is likely to change.
Question 4
Skewed curve is
A
curve having more than two peaks
B
bimodal curve
C
curve of left slanting
D
curve has one mode
Question 5
If a test measures a single construct then
A
The test should not correlate with other measures of the same construct
B
There must be a reliable alternative form.
C
The items should not correlate with the total score
D
The items should correlate with the total score
Question 6
Sigmund Freud is regarded as the father of
A
Psychoanalysis
B
Functionalism
C
Gestalt Psychology
D
Behaviorism
Question 7
Research is an honest effort carried out through insight'.
A
Best
B
Watson
C
Cook
D
None of the above
Question 8
A researcher divides his population into certain groups and fixes the size of the sample from each group. It is called
A
stratified sample
B
quota sample
C
cluster sample
D
all of the above
Question 9
which of the following is related to research
A
study of experimental situations
B
study of laboratory situations
C
study of real-life situations
D
All of the above
Question 10
Piloting question is important because
A
it enables the researcher to get an idea of likely response rate
B
it enables the researcher to see if their questions can fly
C
it enables the researcher to collect additional data
D
it enables the researcher to clear up any confusion
Question 11
In a moderately skewed distribution
A
M = 2-Z.
B
Z= = M
C
M= 2Z.
D
Z = 3M-2.
Question 12
Which form of reasoning is the process of drawing a specific conclusion from a set of premises?
A
probabilistic
B
inductive reasoning
C
deductive reasoning
D
rationalism
Question 13
What are the types of Descriptive Research?
A
Survey Test
B
Questionnaire Survey
C
Interview Survey
D
All of the above.
Question 14
Which of the following is an excellent way to enhance the validity of interview data collection?
A
Spend an extended period of time in the field
B
Obtain participant trust.
C
Recognize your own biases
D
Spend time in field, obtain participant trust, and recognize biases.
Question 15
The process of writing a research paper is
A
Scientific
B
Unscientific
C
Original
D
None of the above
Question 16
The salient feature of a workshop is
A
Attainment of higher cognitive and conative objectives of research
B
Comprehension of new approaches of research
C
Searching probabilities of practical utility of the research
D
All of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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