Research Aptitude MCQ Online Practice Test-236

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Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
An operational definition is
A
One that bears no relation to the underlying concept
B
An abstract, theoretical definition of a concept
C
A definition of a concept in terms of specific, empirical measures
D
One that refers to opera singers and their work
Question 2
Thinking analogously about hypothesis, a researcher should
A
First bet and then roll the dice.
B
First roll the dice and then bet.
C
Change his bet after the data are in.
D
Have no bets, but dice only.
Question 3
Mr. X has coded his observations to hide the identity of each of the three participants in his study. He is ensuring;
A
anonymity.
B
protection from harm
C
informed consent
D
confidentiality
Question 4
The directors of a graduate program in educational research wish to see what types of jobs their graduates take after they finish their program. They randomly sample students from the program and have them fill out questionnaires with items asking about the types of jobs they have had. They also are asked to describe the roles they play in their current positions. This project is best described as having what kind of objective ........
A
Descriptive
B
Predictive
C
Explanatory
D
None of the above
Question 5
A person who uses the particular psychotherapeutic techniques which originated with Sigmund Freud and his followers is called
A
A clinical psychologist
B
A psychoanalyst
C
A child psychologist
D
A psychiatrist
Question 6
The average weight of a group of 25 boys was calculated to be 78. 4 lbs. It was later discovered that the weight of one boy was misread as 69 lbs instead of 96 lb. The correct average is
A
78. 48.
B
79. 84.
C
79. 00.
D
79. 48.
Question 7
A variable that is presumed to cause a change in another variable is called a(n):
A
independent variable
B
dependent variable
C
categorical variable
D
intervening variable
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