Research methodology MCQ

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  • 1. Which of the following is the first step in starting the research process?

    • Searching sources of information to locate problem.
    • Survey of related literature
    • Identification of problem
    • Searching for solutions to the problem
  • 2. Objectives in problem formulation means

    • Questions to be answered
    • methods
    • Techniques
    • methodology
  • 3. A group of people or things that is chosen from the population is ...

    • population
    • sample
    • sampling
  • 4. the non random sampling type that involves selecting a convenience sample from a population witha specific set of characteristic for your research study is called‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐.

    • convenience sampling
    • Quota sampling
    • purposive sampling
    • Snowball sampling.
  • 5. All items in any field of inquiry constitute ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐‐.

    • Universe/population
    • Sample
    • Unit.
    • none
  • 6. “Empirically verifiable observation” is

    • Theory
    • Value
    • Fact
    • Statement
  • 7. Social Science Research ……………. Problems

    • Explain
    • diagnosis
    • Recommend
    • Formulate
  • 8. “Research is an organized and systematic enquiry” Defined by

    • Marshall
    • P.V. Young
    • Emory
    • Kerlinger
  • 9. Research through experiment and observation is called

    • Clinical Research
    • Experimental Research
    • Laboratory Research
    • Empirical Research
  • 10. Questionnaire is filled by ……………….

    • Respondent
    • Everybody
    • Enumerator
    • None of the above
  • 11. Population Census is an example of ………….. Research

    • Survey
    • Empirical
    • Clinical
    • Diagnostic
  • 12. Data related to human beings are called

    • Territorial data
    • Organizational data
    • Peripheral data
    • Demographic data
  • 13. Research is a “Scientific undertaking” opined by

    • Young
    • Kerlinger
    • Kothari
    • Emory
  • 14. The first step in formulating a problem is

    • Statement of the problem
    • Gathering of Data
    • Measurement
    • Survey
  • 15. …………….. is compared to Mariner’s Compass in sea voyage

    • Research Problem
    • Data collection
    • Sampling
    • Research design