SOCIAL RESEARCH METHODS
Time Allotted : 3 Hours Full Marks : 70
The figures in the margin indicate full marks.
Candidates are required to give their answers in their own words
as far as practicable.
GROUP – A
( Multiple Choice Type Questions )
1. Choose the correct alternatives for any ten of the
following : 10 × 1 = 10
i) Data refers to a collection of .................... usually the
result of experience or observations or experiment.
a) numbers b) organized information
c) physical quantities d) none of these.
ii) Social research method relies on
a) empirical evidence b) relevant concepts
c) scientific theories d) all of these.
iii) Hypothesis is a
a) tentative statement regarding two or more
b) a subject of the population
c) an unpredicted statement
d) none of these.
iv) ................. may be defined as the study of a social
situation with a view to improving the quality of action
a) Action research b) Experimental research