Types of Research: Pure vs Applied and Descriptive vs Correlational

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Quantitative Approach involves the generation of data in qualitative form.

False

Explanatory research aims at showcasing what we already have.

False

Qualitative Approach is concerned with subjective assessment of attitudes and behavior.

True

Exploratory research finds a solution for a problem that has been extensively studied.

False

Correlational research measures the relationship between multiple variables without influence from any extraneous variable.

True

Quantitative Approach is concerned with qualitative analysis in a formal and rigid fashion.

False

Empirical research is based on theoretical assumptions rather than direct experience and observation by the researcher.

False

Qualitative research focuses on quantifying data.

False

Rigorous research involves following procedures that are irrelevant and unjustified.

False

Explanatory research aims to explore a new field of study.

False

Reliable research ensures that the results can be depended on to be accurate.

True

Exploratory research is often used at the initial stages of a research project.

True

A good research study should not employ hypothesis testing as part of the process.

False

Correlational research focuses on establishing cause-and-effect relationships.

False

Qualitative research primarily focuses on numerical data.

False

Quantitative research emphasizes quality over quantity of data.

False

A good research study does not need to be systematic and methodical in its approach.

False

Explanatory research seeks to provide explanations for observed phenomena.

True

Learn about different types of research based on application (pure/basic/fundamental vs applied/decisional) and objectives (descriptive vs correlational). Understand the distinctions between these research approaches and their purposes.

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