CBSE (UGC) NET Paper 1 Questions (Part 12 of 30)

  1. which one of the following belongs to the category of homogeneous data:

    1. Multi-storeyed houses in a colony

    2. Trees in a garden

    3. Vehicular traffic on a highway

    4. Student population in a class

  2. In which of the following ways a theory is not different from a belief?

    1. Antecedent-consequent

    2. Acceptability

    3. Verifiability

    4. Demonstratability

  3. The state “Honesty is the best policy” is

    1. A fact

    2. A value

    3. An opinion

    4. A value judgement

  4. In the following question a statement is followed by two assumptions I and II, An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. Consider the statement andthe following assumptions and decide which of the following assumptions is implicit in the statement Statement: We need not worry about errors but must try to learn from our errors Assumptions:

    1. Errors may take place when we are carrying out certain work

    2. We are capable of benefiting from the past and improve our chances of error-free work

      1. Only the argument 1 is strong

      2. Only the argument 2 is strong

      3. Neither argument 1 nor argument 2 is strong

      4. Both the arguments 1 & 2 are strong

  5. Of the following statements, there are two statements both of which cannot be true but both can be false. Which are these two statements?

    1. All machines make noise

    2. Some machines are noisy

    3. No machine makes noise

    4. Some machines are not noisy

    Correct answer is:

    1. 1 2

    2. 3 4

    3. 1 3

    4. 2 4

  6. Decide which of the arguments is strong and which is weak. Choose the correct answer from the given below: Should the press exercise some self-restraint?

    1. Yes, they should not publish news item which may incite the readers to indulge in wrong practices

    2. No, it is the responsibility of the press to present the truth irrespective of the consequences

      1. Only the argument 1 is strong

      2. Only the argument 2 is strong

      3. Neither argument 1 nor argument 2 is strong

      4. Both the arguments 1 & 2 are strong

  7. Study the argument and the inference drawn from that argument, given below carefully. Argument: Anything that goes up definitely falls down. Helicopter goes up. Inference: So the helicopter will definitely fall down What in your opinion is the inference drawn from the argument?

    1. Valid

    2. Invaid

    3. Doubtful

    4. Long drawn one

  8. Which one is like pillar, pole and standard

    1. Beam

    2. Plank

    3. Shaft

    4. Timber

  9. Following incomplete series is presented. Find out the number which should come at the place of question mark which will complete the series: 4, 16, 36, 64?

    1. 300

    2. 200

    3. 100

    4. 150

  10. One of the essential characteristic of research is:

    1. Replicability

    2. Generalizability

    3. Usability

    4. Objectivity

  11. An investigator studied the census data for a given area and prepared a write-up based on them. Such a write-up is called:

    1. Research paper

    2. Article

    3. Thesis

    4. Research report