# Research aptitude set 10

By | September 9, 2017

## Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

 Question 1
A quality proposal is
 A Voluminous B Short C Concise, clear, and complete D Complete
 Question 2
A researcher is interested in studying why the"new math" of the 1960s failed. She interviews several teachers who used the new math during the 1960s. These teachers are considered as
 A External critics B Primary sources C Secondary Sources D Internal critics
 Question 3
When numbers are just assigned to phenomena without discrimination, it is a
 A nominal scale B ordinal scale C ratio scale D interval scale
 Question 4
Which of the following is NOT an advantage of non-parametric statistical tests?
 A They yield statements of exact probabilities irrespective of the shape of the population distribution B They are less powerful than the parametric tests. C They can be used in situations where parametric tests are applicable D They can be used when data are in the forms of ranks or categories
 Question 5
Which experiments are more popular in Educational Psychology?
 A Historical Researches. B Field Experiments C Laboratory Experiments D Field Studies
 Question 6
The UGC has made it compulsory for every teacher to participate in Seminars because
 A The teacher is the nation builder B The teacher is the builder of young gene-ration C The teacher is awakening the nation D The teacher is the transmitter of democratic values
 Question 7
Descriptive study is related with
 A Survey research method B Experimental research method C Case study method D All of the above
 Question 8
"The process by which practitioners attempt to study their problems scientifically in order to guide, correct and evaluate their decisions and actions is called action research. Who has given this Statement?
 A F. L. Whitney B John W. Best C W. S. Munore D Stephen M. Corey
 Question 9
Sample is to population as:
 A Large: Small B False: True C Part: Whole D Commerce: Science
 Question 10
Which type of reliability refers to the consistency of a group of individuals' scores on two equivalent forms of a test designed to measure the same characteristic?
 A Test-retest B Equivalent forms C Split-half D Split-forms
 Question 11
Ex Post Facto research means
 A The research is carried out prior to the incident B The research is carried out keeping in mind the possibilities of an incident. C The research is carried out after the incident D The research is carried out along with the happening of an incident.
 Question 12
What is not essential about a research problem?
 A It should lead to new knowledge B It should be amenable to research C It should be significant D It should lead to theory building.
 Question 13
Editorial style specifies that........ should be used infrequently or sparingly.
 A Italics B Abbreviations C Headings D Both A and B
 Question 14
According to P. T. Young, a comprehensive study of a social unit be that a person, a group, a social institution, a district or a community is called a
 A Class study B Cultural study C Group Study D Case study
 Question 15
Which of the following is/are true about Expost Facto Study?
 A The investigators attempt to trace an effect which has already occurred to its probable causes B The effect becomes dependent variable C The investigators have no direct control over such variables D All of these
 Question 16
Difficulty level of item is not a matter of concern in the case of
 A Placement test B Criterion referenced test C Intelligence test D Norm referenced test
There are 16 questions to complete.