A working hypothesis is
a proven hypothesis for an argument.
not required to be tested.
a provisionally accepted hypothesis for further research.
a scientific theory.
Which one of the following is not a non-parametric test ?
"Male and female students perform equally well in a numerical aptitude test." This statement indicates a:
In a research on the effect of child-rearing practices on stress –proneness of children in competing school projects, the hypothesis formulated is that ‘child rearing practices do influence stress- proneness’. At the data-analysis stage a null hypothesis is advanced to find out the tenability of research hypothesis. On the basis of the evidence available, the null hypothesis is rejected at 0.01 level of significance. What decision may be warranted in respect of the research hypothesis?
The research hypothesis will also be rejected.
The research hypothesis will be accepted.
Both the research hypothesis and the null hypothesis will be rejected.
No decision can be taken in respect of the research hypothesis.
Which of the following statements is true in the context of the testing of a hypothesis?
It is only the alternative hypothesis that can be tested.
It is only the null hypothesis that can be tested.
Both, the alternative and the null hypotheses can be tested.
Both, the alternative and the null hypotheses cannot be tested.
Formulation of hypothesis may NOT be required in:
A null hypothesis is
when there is no difference between the variables
the same as research hypothesis
subjective in nature
when there is difference between the variables
To test null hypothesis, a researcher uses:
We use Factorial Analysis:
To know the relationship between two variables
To test the Hypothesis
To know the difference between two variables
To know the difference among the many variables
A hypothesis is a
In the process of conducting research “Formulation of Hypothesis” is followed by
Statement of Objectives
Analysis of Data
Selection of Research Tools
Collection of Data
Identify the incorrect statement:
A hypothesis is made on the basis of limited evidence as a starting point for further investigations.
A hypothesis is a basis for reasoning without any assumption of its truth.
Hypothesis is a proposed explanation for a phenomenon.
Scientific hypothesis is a scientific theory.
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