Empirical Data Collection Methods

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Empirical Data Collection Methods


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  • 1. 
    The word 'Empirical' is best summarised as 
    • A. 

      Observe-Verify-Research

    • B. 

      Observe-Measure-Verify

    • C. 

      Observe-Quantify-Verify

    • D. 

      Observe-Verify-Justify

  • 2. 
    What type of data is best suited to empirical research?
    • A. 

      Primary

    • B. 

      Secondary

    • C. 

      Combination of primary and secondary

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of these is not an empirical/quantitative data collection tool?
    • A. 

      Standardised tests

    • B. 

      Interviews

    • C. 

      Questionnaires

    • D. 

      Rating scales

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not a close-ended type of question?
    • A. 

      Dichotomous

    • B. 

      Fill in the blanks

    • C. 

      Multiple choice

    • D. 

      Ranking

  • 5. 
    A Likert scale is used to
    • A. 

      Collect qualitative data

    • B. 

      Convert quantitative data to qualitative

    • C. 

      Convert qualitative data to quantitative

    • D. 

      Convert qualitative data to quantitative and visa versa

  • 6. 
    Which type of closed-ended question combination is best suited for rich data collection?
    • A. 

      Multiple Choice (MC)

    • B. 

      MC + Dichotomous

    • C. 

      MC + Ranking

    • D. 

      MC + Rating

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