Research aptitude set 17

By | September 9, 2017

Research Aptitude MCQ QUESTION ANSWERS UGC NET

Question 1
Personal interviews conducted in shopping malls are known as
A
Mall interviews
B
Mall intercept interviews
C
Brief interviews
D
None of the given options
Question 2
A bar chart or graph showing the frequency of occurrence of each value of the variable being analyzed is called
A
Bar Chart
B
Histogram
C
Candle stick
D
None of these
Question 3
Historical research has nothing to do with
A
Collecting source material.
B
Internal and external criticism of source material.
C
Formulating hypothesis to explain events and conditions.
D
Testing hypothesis statistically to draw inferences.
Question 4
Which of the following statements is correct about questionnaire?
A
A questionnaire should run to at least twenty pages.
B
The questions should have no spaces between them so that the whole questionnaire looks small.
C
Only questionnaires that are A3 size achieve high response rates.
D
Clear presentation is more important than overall size.
Question 5
Which is the purpose of theory building?
A
Survey research.
B
Applied research
C
Action research
D
Fundamental research
Question 6
Technique that allow several members of a hiring company to interview a job candidate at the same time is
A
Self administered interview
B
Mail Interview
C
Panel Interview
D
Electronic Interview
Question 7
In case of true experimental research the investigator is always required to make a compromise between which of the following four is not correct?
A
Internal validity and external validity
B
Contrived setting and natural setting
C
Randomization and manipulation
D
Control of extraneous variables and building the correlated variable into design.
Question 8
If a correlation coefficient is. 96, we would probably be able to say that the relationship is........
A
Weak
B
Strong
C
Statistically significant
D
B is true and C is probably true
Question 9
If a researcher is studying the effect of using laptops in his classroom to ascertain their merit and worth, he is likely conducting which type of research?
A
Basic
B
Evaluation
C
Applied
D
Experimental
Question 10
Field-work based research is classified as:
A
Empirical
B
Historical
C
Biographical
D
Experimental
Question 11
........ is used to obtain the freest opinion of the respondent, by asking general question before a specific question.
A
Quantitative technique
B
Qualitative technique
C
Funnel technique
D
Research technique
Question 12
The background of the Historical researches is
A
In the form of chronological sequence
B
In the room of historical data and facts
C
Both of the above
D
None of the above
Question 13
A negative coefficient of skewness implies that
A
Mean is equal to mode.
B
Mean is greater than mode.
C
Mean is equal to median.
D
Mean is less than mode.
Question 14
Which analysis is the simultaneous analysis of two variables?
A
Univariate Analysis
B
Bivariate Analysis
C
Multivariate Analysis
D
None of these
Question 15
What is the opposite of a variable?
A
a constant
B
a dependent variable
C
a data set
D
an extraneous variable
Question 16
Suppose the population is quite comprehensive and distributed in a large geographical area. In such a situation what kind of sampling procedure would you like to adopt?
A
Multi-level sampling
B
Systematic sampling
C
Cluster sampling
D
None of the above
There are 16 questions to complete.

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