Research aptitude set 163

By | September 11, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Which of the following statements is TRUE for qualitative research question?
A
It asks a question about some process, or phenomenon to be explored
B
It is generally an open-ended question.
C
It asks a question which may be open ended
D
It asks a closed ended question.
Question 2
According to Empiricism, which of the following is the ultimate source of all our concepts and knowledge?
A
Perceptions
B
Theory
C
Sensory experience
D
Logics and arguments
Question 3
Hypotheses in qualitative research studies usually........
A
Are very specific and stated prior to beginning the study
B
Are often generated as the data are collected, interpreted, and analyzed
C
Are never used
D
Are always stated after the research study has been completed
Question 4
Who said that"the problem is a proposed question for solution"?
A
John C. Torensand
B
J. C. Almak
C
Fred N. Kurlinger
D
John W. Best.
Question 5
Common fallacy of reasoning leading to erroneous generalization
A
Fallacy of non observation and mal observation.
B
Errors incidental to classification, nomenclature and terminology,
C
Errors commonly arising out of the use of the inductive methods, false analogy including argument from final cause.
D
All of the above.
Question 6
In every field research promotes systematic and gradual advancement of knowledge but still discoveries are rare:
A
Not able to think beyond a point
B
It requires a continuous critical investigation
C
Experimental work needed for discovery is not easily forthcoming
D
Most people lack depth of knowledge for it
Question 7
Research help in explaining the........ with which something operates.
A
Momentum
B
gravity
C
Frequency
D
Velocity
Question 8
Data related to geophysical characteristics are called
A
Personal Data
B
Territorial Data
C
Organizational Data
D
Demographic Data
Question 9
A researcher wants to study the future of the Congress in India. For the study which tool is most appropriate for him?
A
Questionnaire
B
Schedule
C
Rating scale
D
Interview
Question 10
Which one of the following sampling type is used in Response analysis survey (RAS)?
A
Simple random sampling
B
Cluster sampling
C
Quota sampling
D
Stratified sampling
Question 11
What should be done for constructing and standardizing a psychological test?
A
Should not be considered a research because it is a small-scale activity
B
Should be considered a research of value because the test so developed can be used later by others
C
Should not be considered a research because it does not test any hypothesis.
D
Should be considered a valuable piece of research because a lot of labor and energy have gone into it.
Question 12
What is the reason for consulting handbooks, yearbooks, encyclopedias, or reviews in the initial stages of identifying a research topic?
A
They provide an overview of the issues related to a topic
B
They are primary sources.
C
They are readily available.
D
They avoid reporting statistical data so one can interpret the results more easily.
Question 13
The important purpose of survey method is-
A
To describe the problem or phenomenon
B
To serve as direct source or valuable knowledge concerning human behavior
C
To plan various educational programmes
D
All of the above
Question 14
In Thematic Apperception Test (TAT) the psychologist puts questions like
A
What does the picture mean to the subject?
B
What can be the factors that have led to the situation?
C
What will be the outcome?
D
All of the above.
Question 15
........ is concerned with discovering and testing certain variables with respect to their association or disassociation
A
Exploratory
B
Descriptive
C
Diagnostic
D
None of the above
Question 16
JRF is for
A
Junior Research Functions
B
Junior Research Fellowship
C
Junior Fellowship
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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