Research aptitude set 111

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
The use of multiple observers to allow cross-checking of observations to make sure that the investigators agree with what took place is known as.........
A
Multiple Operationalism
B
Interpretive validity
C
Investigator triangulation
D
Researcher bias
Question 2
Most threats to........ are taken care of by the experiment's design, while most threats to........ need to be taken care of by the designer of the experiment.
A
Internal validity, external validity
B
External validity, internal validity
C
Randomization, reliability
D
Reliability, randomization
Question 3
What type of study means comparison of likeness and differences among phenomena to find out factors which seem to accompany or contribute to the occurrence of certain events?
A
A causal comparative study
B
An ex post-facto study.
C
A co relational study
D
An experimental study
Question 4
Generally the formulation and progress of new knowledge have been carried out through
A
Fundamental researches
B
Experimental researches
C
Historical researches
D
None of the above
Question 5
Which of the three necessary conditions for cause and effect is almost always problematic in nonexperimental research?
A
Condition 1 Variable A and Variable B must be related (the relationship condition).
B
Condition 2 Proper time order must be established (the temporal antecedence condition).
C
Condition 3 The relationship between variable A and Variable B must not be due to some confounding extraneous variable"
D
Nonexperimental research is always weak on all three of the conditions
Question 6
The clinical method is ordinarily used only when people come to psychologists with
A
Organizational problems
B
Internal problems
C
Social problems
D
Personal Problems
Question 7
When the purpose of a definition is to explain the use or to eliminate ambiguity the definition is called
A
Stipulative
B
Persuasive
C
Theoretical
D
Lexical
Question 8
The quality of research is judged by the
A
depth of the research.
B
methodology followed in conducting the research.
C
relevance of research.
D
experience of researcher.
Question 9
Itemized rating scales are otherwise known as
A
Numerical Scales
B
Comparative Scales
C
Graphic rating Scales
D
Rank Order Scales
Question 10
Psychology as the 'Science of Mind was defined by
A
Psychoanalysis
B
Functionalists
C
Ancient Greek Philosophers
D
Behaviorists
Question 11
Sampling results into
A
Greater accuracy.
B
Reduced cost, and item.
C
Control of extraneous variables.
D
High precision.
Question 12
This type of research tests hypotheses and theories in order to explain how and why a phenomenon operates as it does.
A
Descriptive research
B
Predictive research
C
Explanatory research
D
None of the above
Question 13
Facts, figures and other relevant materials serving as bases for a study is called
A
Data
B
Method
C
Theory
D
Sample
Question 14
The research is(in reference to human nature)
A
An attitude of inquiry
B
A method of formulating principles
C
A systematic and intellectual work
D
A scientific method
Question 15
Which of the following measures of central tendency cannot be represented graphically?
A
Median
B
Mode
C
Quartile
D
Arithmetic mean
Question 16
Fundamental Research is otherwise called
A
Action Research
B
Pilot study
C
Pure Research
D
Survey
There are 16 questions to complete.

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