Research aptitude set 99

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
While writing research report a researcher
A
must not use the numerical figures in numbers in the beginning of sentences
B
must arrange it in logical, topical and chronological order
C
must compare his results with those of the other studies
D
all of the above
Question 2
The per capita income of India from 1950 to 1990 is four times. This study is
A
horizontal
B
social
C
factorial
D
longitudinal
Question 3
Data collected from Economic Times news paper is an example of
A
secondary data
B
observed data
C
historical data
D
primary data
Question 4
Which scientific method often focuses on generating new hypotheses and theories?
A
Pattern method
B
Hypothesis method
C
Inductive method
D
Deductive method
Question 5
"Empirically verifiable observation" is
A
Statement
B
Value
C
Fact
D
Theory
Question 6
The research problems available in the field of philosophy are called as
A
Philosophical problems
B
Invisible problems
C
Presentable problems
D
Historical problems
Question 7
The nature of a hypothesis is
A
Conceptual
B
Declarative
C
Action-oriented
D
All the above
Question 8
........ is concerned with discovering and testing certain variables with respect to their association or disassociation
A
Exploratory
B
Descriptive
C
Diagnostic
D
Descriptive and diagnostic
Question 9
Causal-comparative studies are classified under
A
Historical research.
B
Descriptive research.
C
Developmental research.
D
Experimental research.
Question 10
Which of the following options are the main tasks of research in modern society?
  1. to keep pace with the advancement in knowledge
  2. to discover new things.
  3. to write a critique on the earlier writings.
  4. to systematically examine and critically analyze the investigations/sources with objectivity.
A
IV, II and I
B
I, II and III
C
I and III
D
II, III and IV
Question 11
Fundamental research reflects the ability to:
A
Expound new principles
B
Study the existing literature regarding various topics
C
Synthesize new ideals
D
Evaluate the existing material concerning research
Question 12
Which is the best format to use if content and material gathered for certain number of students by different interviews have to be compared in a piece of research?
A
Structured
B
Projective
C
Unstructured
D
Analytical.
Question 13
What is statistical inference?
A
Developing statistical theories
B
Analyzing statistical data
C
Reaching conclusion from a sample
D
Applying statistical methods
Question 14
Which of the following does not clarify the nature of the problems?
A
Precise and exact statement
B
Its theoretical background
C
Underlying assumptions
D
Definition of technical terms used in the statement of the problem.
Question 15
Newton gave three basic laws of motion. This research is categorized as
A
Applied Research
B
Descriptive Research
C
Sample Survey
D
Fundamental Research
Question 16
Which of the following is the source of primary data
A
personal records
B
personal diaries, autobiography
C
official records
D
all of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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