# Applied Psychology Data Analysis Using SPSS Important MCQs and Online Test

1. The abbreviation SPSS stands for.
A. Statistical Package for Social Science
B. Statistical programming for social science
C. Social Science Package software
D. Survey of Pakistan Social Structure
A. Statistical Package for Social Science
2. For whole numbers in SPSS you can drop the decimal points down to.
A. 1
B. 8
C. 2
D. 0
D. 0
3. The first step in Data analysis using SPSS is.
A. Data entry
B. Data screening
C. Modify data
D. Conclusion
A. Data entry
4. Data screening step is important in using SPSS because.
A. It can help to identify sample
B. It can help to decide research method
C. It can lead to correct generalizations
D. It can help to write report
C. It can lead to correct generalizations
5. The values that divide the given set of data into four equal parts is called.
A. Quartiles
B. Range
C. Deviation
D. Mean
A. Quartiles
6. SPSS is the software for.
A. Graphing data
B. Analyzing data
C. Graphing and analyzing data
D. Report writing
C. Graphing and analyzing data
7. Each row in data view in SPSS is a.
A. Case
B. Variable
C. Main window
D. File type
A. Case
8. The column and row interaction in SPSS data view is called.
A. Row
B. Column
C. Cell
D. Case
C. Cell
9. The reduction of large number of variables into few meaningful variables is called.
A. Item analysis
B. Correlation analysis
C. Factor analysis
D. ANOVA
C. Factor analysis
10. The information about variable in the Data View that it is left justified right justified or cantered is indicated by.
A. Size
B. Spacing
C. Numbering
D. Alignment
D. Alignment
11. The mean of data set 11 15 15 17 22 is.
A. 10
B. 13
C. 11
D. 16
D. 16
12. The range of data set 11 15 15 17 22 is.
A. 14
B. 12
C. 11
D. 19
C. 11
13. The median of data set 11 15 15 17 22 is.
A. 18
B. 6
C. 7
D. 15
D. 15
14. The mode of data set 11 15 15 17 22 is.
A. 19
B. 15
C. 19
D. 13
B. 15
15. Data  originated by the researcher himself for the solution of problem in his own study is called.
A. Tertiary data
B. Indirect data
C. Secondary data
D. Primary data
D. Primary data
16. The mean of data set 30 17 20 17 31 is.
A. 18
B. 14
C. 31
D. 23
D. 23
17. The median of data set 30 17 20 17 31 is.
A. 8
B. 20
C. 24
D. 11
B. 20
18. The mode of data set 30 17 20 17 31 is.
A. 17
B. 14
C. 7
D. 19
A. 17
19. The range of data set 30 17 20 17 31 is.
A. 10
B. 19
C. 14
D. 3
C. 14
20. Correlations between 0 .3 and 0.7 are considered.
A. Strong
B. Weak
C. Moderate
D. Perfect
C. Moderate
21. The values of mean median and mode for a sample is called.
A. Parameter
B. Statistics
C. Number
D. Pseudo number
B. Statistics
22. A ratio scale has.
A. True zero
B. Hypothetical zero
C. No interval
D. No order
A. True zero
23. The value of mean median and mode for a population is called.
A. Parameter
B. Statistics
C. Number
D. Pseudo number
A. Parameter
24. The techniques that allow a researcher to study samples and then make generalizations are called.
A. Inferential
B. Descriptive
C. Calculi statistics
D. Pseudo statistics
A. Inferential
25. Key word that may not be used as variable name is.
A. Compute
B. Anap78
C. Bajt33
D. Aliah33
A. Compute
26. Anything that varies is.
A. Constant
B. Property
C. Characteristic
D. Variable
D. Variable
27. Variable is an attribute that can be.
A. Classified
B. Not measured
C. Not change
D. Guessed
A. Classified
28. Residential status rural or urban is a.
A. Qualitative variable
B. Quantitative variable
C. Numeric variable
D. Normative variable
A. Qualitative variable
29. Number of books in a book shelf is.
A. Constant
B. Continuous variable
C. Discrete variable
D. Social variable
C. Discrete variable
30. A variable that can only take on a certain number of values is called.
A. Constant
B. Continuous
C. Discrete
D. Ratio