Research Aptitude-Scientific Research (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 6

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Question number: 1

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The ideal form of scientific method consists of ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Observation and defining a problem

b.

Theory formulation

c.

Proposing a hypothesis and experimentation

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 2

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Collection of observable evidence, accurate description and measurement, precise definition, controlled observation, and repeatable results, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Experimentation

b.

Observation

c.

Scientific method

d.

Theory formulation

Question number: 3

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________ state the exact procedures used to represent a concept.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Definitions

b.

Experimentations

c.

Operational definitions

d.

None of the above

Question number: 4

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A good ________ accounts for existing data, predict new observations and guide further research.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Method

b.

Theory

c.

Definitions

d.

All of the above

Question number: 5

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Which of the following does not represent an empirical statement? (December)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The temperature today is higher than it was a year ago today.

b.

Government experts agree that a future downturn in the economy is likely.

c.

Grandmothers know best.

d.

IQ is defined as mental age, divided by age in years, times 100.

Question number: 6

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“Science is a method of testing reality through our senses. ” Scientific data must be ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Predictable

b.

Measurable

c.

Point-at-able

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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