**Which of the following sampling methods is based on probability ?**

- Convenience sampling
- Quota sampling
- Judgement sampling
- Stratified sampling

**Which of the following sampling methods is not based on probability ?**

- Simple Random Sampling
- Stratified Sampling
- Quota Sampling
- Cluster Sampling

**Sampling error decreased with the**

- decreased in sample size
- increase in sample size
- process of randomization
- process of analysis

**The population information is called parameter while the corresponding sample information is known as**

- Universe
- Inference
- Sampling design
- Statistics

**In sampling, the lottery method is used for**

- Interpretation
- Theorisation
- Conceptualisation
- Randomisation

Answer:(D)

**Which one of the following is a non-probability sampling method ?**

- Simple Random Sampling
- Stratified Sampling
- Cluster Sampling
- Quota Sampling

**From the list given below identify those which are called ‘Non-probability sampling procedures:**

- Simple random sampling
- Dimensional sampling
- Snowball sampling
- Cluster sampling
- Quota sampling
- Stratified sampling

Choose the correct option

- (i), (ii) and (iii)
- (ii), (iv) and (v)
- (i), (iii) and (iv)
- (ii), (iii) and (v)

**(8). In which of the following sampling methods employed in research. the units comprising the sample are given equal and independent chance?**

- Stage sampling
- Cluster sampling
- Dimensional sampling
- Snowball sampling

**Snowball sampling is the process of selecting a sample using**

- Networks
- Groups
- Snowballs
- Computer programs

**In case the population of research is heterogeneous in nature which of the following sampling techniques will ensure optimum representativeness of sample units?**

(1) Simple random sampling

(2) Stratified random sampling

(3) Cluster sampling

(4) Systematic sampling

**The probability sampling procedures are mostly used in which of the following researches?**

- Survey researches
- Experimental researches
- Phenomenology based researches
- Action researches
- Correlational design based researches

Select your answer from the following options:

- (a), (b) and (e)
- (a), (b) and (c)
- (b), (c) and (d)
- (c), (d) and (e)

**Which of the following sampling procedures will be appropriate for conducting researches with empirico-inductive research paradigm?**

- Simple random sampling procedure
- Systematic sampling procedure
- Stratified sampling procedure
- Any of the non-probability sampling procedures

**Q.13 Which of the following sampling techniques in research imply randomization and equal probability of drawing the units?**

- Quota sampling
- Snowball sampling
- Stratified sampling
- Dimensional sampling
- Cluster sampling

Choose the correct answer from the options given below

- A and B only
- B and C only
- C and E only
- D and E only

**Q.14. In quantity research paradigm which of the following sampling methods are given preference?**

- Simple random sampling
- Stratified sampling
- Quota sampling
- Snowball sampling
- Systematic sampling

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

- A, B and C only
- A, B and E only
- B, C and D only
- C, D and E only

**Q.15 Which of the following sampling methods ii research are non-probability method?**

- CLuster method
- Dimensional method
- Random sampling method
- Judgement sampling method
- Snowball sampling method

Choose the correct answer from the options given below

- B, C and D only
- A, B and C only
- B, D and E only
- C, D and E only

**Q.16 In which of the sampling methods, units comprising its constituents are groups taken intact rather than individually?**

- Cluster sampling
- Simple random sampling
- Systematic sampling method
- Dimensional method

**Q.17 Identifying sampling producers in which units are chosen giving an equal and independent chance**

- Quota sampling procedure
- Stratified sampling procedure
- Dimensional sampling procedure
- Random sampling procedure
- Systeminc sampling procedure

Choose the correct answer from the options given below

- A, B and C only
- B, C and D only
- C, D and E only
- B, D and E only

**Q.18. From the following, identify those which are called non-probability sampling producers:**

(A) Systematic sampling

(B) Quota sampling

(C) Stratified sampling

(D) Purposive sampling

(E) Snowball sampling

Choose the correct answer from the option given below:

(1) (A) (B) and (C) only

(2) (B) (C) and (D) only

(3) (B) (D) and (E) only

(4) (C) (D) and (E) only

**Q.19 Identify the probability sampling producers from the following:**

(A) Quota sampling

(B) Stratified sampling

(C) Dimensional sampling

(D) Cluster sampling

(E) Systematic sampling

Choose the correct answer from the options given below :

(1) (A) (B) and (C) only

(2) (B) (C) and (D) only

(3) (B) (D) and (E) only

(4) (C) (D) and (E) only

**Q.20 Identify the non probability sampling producere from the following.**

(A) Simple random sampling

(B) Quota sampling

(C) Cluster sampling

(D) Snowball sampling

(E) Dimensional sampling

Choose the correct answer from the options given below :

(1) (A) (B) and (C) only

(2) (B) (C) and (D) only

(3) (B) (D) and (E) only

(4) (C) (D) and (E) only

**Q.21 Which of the following are non-probability sampling methods? **

(A) Cluster sampling

(B) Judgemental sampling

© Systematic sampling

(D) Snowball sampling

(E) Quota sampling

Choose the correct answer from the options given below :

(1) (A) (B) and (C) only

(2) (B) (D) and (E) only

(3) (B) (C) and (D) only

(4) (C) (D) and (E) only