Rmh Exam Study 4

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Exam study for Section 2, Units 4, 5 and 6


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     Qualitative research:
    • A. 

      Explains how variables interact

    • B. 

      Explains when variables interact

    • C. 

      Explains why variables interact

    • D. 

      Explains what variables interact

  • 2. 
    "A face-to-face verbal interchange in which one person attempts to elicit information or expressions of opinion or belief from another person or persons" describes
    • A. 

      An interview

    • B. 

      A group interview

    • C. 

      A research design

    • D. 

      A qualitative approach

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      In-depth interviews, surveys, group interviews

    • B. 

      Standardised interviews, surveys, clinical history taking

    • C. 

      In-depth interviews, clinical interviews, group interviews, oral or life story interviews

  • 4. 
    Approaches to research which are based on reducing health problems to operationally defined variables are referred to as being
    • A. 

      Quantitative

    • B. 

      Qualitative

  • 5. 
    Approaches to research which are informed by a holistic perspective, aiming to understand the personal experiences of individuals within a cultural context are described as being
    • A. 

      Quantitative

    • B. 

      Qualitative

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      In-depth interviews, surveys, group interviews

    • B. 

      Standardised interviews, surveys, clinical history taking

    • C. 

      In-depth interviews, clinical interviews, group interviews, oral or life story interviews

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      In-depth interviews, surveys, group interviews

    • B. 

      Standardised interviews, surveys, clinical history taking

    • C. 

      In-depth interviews, clinical interviews, group interviews, oral or life story interviews

  • 8. 
    • A. 

      W, X, Y are correct

    • B. 

      W, Y are correct

    • C. 

      X, Z are correct

    • D. 

      Z is correct

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 9. 
    A "Guided discussion" best describes:
    • A. 

      Structured interviewing

    • B. 

      Semi-structured interviewing

    • C. 

      Unstructured interviewing

  • 10. 
    Unstructured interviewing relies upon
    • A. 

      Predetermined questions

    • B. 

      The social interaction between interviewer and informant

    • C. 

      The guidance of the interviewer

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      It focuses on the political beliefs of the informant

    • B. 

      The informant responds within a structured framework

    • C. 

      The interactions are repeated

    • D. 

      It can be used for multiple participants

  • 12. 
    A focus group is:
    • A. 

      A group of people who own a Ford Focus

    • B. 

      A form of group interviewing

    • C. 

      A small group of people in a face-to-face setting who engage in a series of discussions

    • D. 

      A small group of people in a cyber chat room who engage in a series of discussions

  • 13. 
    Best suited to quantitative research is
    • A. 

      Structured interviews

    • B. 

      Focused/semi-structured interviews

    • C. 

      Unstructured interviews

  • 14. 
    Best suited to qualitative research is
    • A. 

      Structured interviews

    • B. 

      Semi-structured interviews

    • C. 

      Unstructured interviews

  • 15. 
    When coding occurs before data collection, this is referred to as
    • A. 

      Thematic analysis

    • B. 

      Content analysis

    • C. 

      Qualitative analysis

  • 16. 
    When coding is carried out after data are collected this is referred to as
    • A. 

      Thematic analysis

    • B. 

      Content analysis

    • C. 

      Qualitative analysis

  • 17. 
    A reductionistic approach
    • A. 

      Is also known as hypothetico-deductive

    • B. 

      Is also known as ethnographic-inductive

    • C. 

      Begins with the researcher developing hypotheses or research questions from theory

    • D. 

      Begins with the researcher trying to understand the experiences of those being studied from their point of view

  • 18. 
    An interpretive approach
    • A. 

      Is also known as hypothetico-deductive

    • B. 

      Is also known as ethnographic-inductive

    • C. 

      Begins with the researcher developing hypotheses or research questions from theory

    • D. 

      Begins with the researcher trying to understand the experiences of those being studied from their point of view

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Words

    • B. 

      Concepts

    • C. 

      Themes

    • D. 

      Structures

    • E. 

      Sentences

  • 20. 
    Content analysis involves examination ofW: units that are physically presentX: symbolism that is written between the linesY: the whole textZ: both what was and what was not said
    • A. 

      W, X, and Y are correct

    • B. 

      W, Y are correct

    • C. 

      X, Z are correct

    • D. 

      Z is correct

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 21. 
    The term "verstehen" is a German word that means
    • A. 

      Analysis

    • B. 

      Understanding

    • C. 

      Collection

    • D. 

      Learning

  • 22. 
    In thematic analysis, which comes first
    • A. 

      Observations and interview content

    • B. 

      Categories or themes

  • 23. 
    In content analysis which comes first
    • A. 

      Observations and interview content

    • B. 

      Categories or themes

  • 24. 
    "X, which assigns a category to a piece of text" describes which type of coding
    • A. 

      Descriptive

    • B. 

      Interpretive

    • C. 

      Explanatory

  • 25. 
    "X, where the knowledge of dynamics and meaning of data are used" describes which type of coding
    • A. 

      Descriptive

    • B. 

      Interpretive

    • C. 

      Explanatory

  • 26. 
    "X, when the patterns or themes are identified" describes which type of coding?
    • A. 

      Descriptive

    • B. 

      Interpretive

    • C. 

      Explanatory

  • 27. 
    • A. 

      W, X and Y are correct

    • B. 

      W and Y are correct

    • C. 

      X and Z are correct

    • D. 

      Z is correct

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 28. 
    • A. 

      W, X and Y are correct

    • B. 

      W, and Y are correct

    • C. 

      X and Z are correct

    • D. 

      Z is correct

    • E. 

      All are correct

  • 29. 
    In a hypothetico-deductive approach
    • A. 

      People are theorised as behaving organisms or information procession systems

    • B. 

      People are understood through discovering the meanings of their actions

    • C. 

      Involves a hypothesis or question being drawn from a theory

    • D. 

      Involves approaches like phenomenological, grounded theory and semiotics

  • 30. 
    In an ethnographic-inductive approach
    • A. 

      People are theorised as behaving organisms or information procession systems

    • B. 

      People are understood through discovering the meanings of their actions

    • C. 

      Involves a hypothesis or question being drawn from a theory

    • D. 

      Involves approaches like phenomenological, grounded theory and semiotics

  • 31. 
    When an "ideal" is formed from ideas from the data, this is part of 
    • A. 

      Content analysis

    • B. 

      Typologising

    • C. 

      Social Construct of reality

    • D. 

      Manifest content

  • 32. 
    The following describes which ethnographic inductive approach:"Description of the lived experiences and subjectivities of people"
    • A. 

      Phenomenological

    • B. 

      Ethnographic

  • 33. 
    The following describes which ethnographic inductive approach:"Description of cultural groups or subgroups from the perspective of the participants in the group"
    • A. 

      Phenomenological

    • B. 

      Ethnographic

  • 34. 
    Grounded theory
    • A. 

      Works to eliminate biases through a double-blind procedure

    • B. 

      Similar to comparative analysis

    • C. 

      Encourages research to begin without any preconceived ideas about the topic or possible findings

  • 35. 
    Key methodological criteria for conducting qualitative research does not include
    • A. 

      Data saturation

    • B. 

      Credibility

    • C. 

      Reliability

    • D. 

      Auditability

    • E. 

      Triangulation

  • 36. 
    The following statement refers to"Theories that are generated in specific contexts and are related to specific social processes"
    • A. 

      Formal theories

    • B. 

      Substantive theories

    • C. 

      Grounded theories

    • D. 

      Generalised theories

  • 37. 
    The following statement"Theories which involve concepts that can be applied to a number of substantive areas"refers to
    • A. 

      Formal theories

    • B. 

      Substantive theories

    • C. 

      Grounded theories

    • D. 

      Generalised theories