Research Methodology Lecture Notes

Research Methodology and Research Aptitude Multiple Choice Questions + Answer Key (MCQ 01)

Research Aptitude MCQ

Research Methodology MCQ-01
(Biology / Life Sciences MCQ: Multiple Choice Questions in Research Methodology)

(Sample/Model/Practice Questions for CSIR JRF/NET Life Science Examination, ICMR JRF Exam, DBT BET JRF Exam, GATE BT and XL Exam, ICAR JRF NE Exam, PG Entrance Exam, JAM Exam, GS Biology Exam and Medical Entrance Exam)

(1). What is the aim of research in education?

(a). Help in personal growth of an individual
(b). Help the candidate to become an eminent educationist
(c). Increase job opportunities of the individual
(d). Increase social status of the individual

(2). Inferring about the whole population based on the observations made on a small part is called ___.

(a). Deductive inference
(b). Inductive inference
(c). Pseudo-inference
(d). Objective inference

(3). The most important advantage of sampling method of data collection is _____.

(a). Increase accuracy
(b). The only method of data collection
(c). Save time
(d). Easy to handle the data

Continue reading

Biology Exam Question Papers

Research Methodology and Statistics Ph.D Entrance Test (Model Question Paper Part – 3/3)

Statistics Ph.D Entrance



Set – 3 / 3

(1). Enlist the criteria for identifying a suitable research problem. Explain the process of formulating a problem.

(2). What is the importance of stating a research hypothesis? Describe the characteristics of a usable research hypothesis.

(3). What is random sampling? Enumerate the different methods of random sampling.

(4). Briefly explain the important concepts and basic principles relating to research design.

(5). Give an account on any two of the statistical software packages used in biology for data analysis.

Continue reading