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Nursing Research Test Bank
Nursing research has a great significance on the contemporary and future professional nursing practice, thus rendering it an essential component of the educational process. Research is typically not among the traditional responsibilities of an entry-level nurse. Many nurses are involved in either direct patient care or administrative aspects of health care. However, nursing research is a growing field in which individuals within the profession can contribute a variety of skills and experiences to the science of nursing care. Nursing research is critical to the nursing profession and is necessary for continuing advancements that promote optimal nursing care. Test your knowledge about nursing research in this 60-item nursing test bank.
Quizzes included in this guide are:
- Nursing Research | Quiz #1: 20 Questions
- Nursing Research | Quiz #2: 20 Questions
- Nursing Research | Quiz #3: 20 Questions
- See also: FULL-TEXT: Nursing Research Test Bank (60 Questions)
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Question 1 of 20
Which one of the following statements about hypothesis is most accurate?CorrectIncorrect
Question 2 of 20
A nurse wants to study the effectiveness of meditation on people with anxiety disorder. Which variable would be most relevant to explore in the literature on this topic?CorrectIncorrect
Question 3 of 20
What is a characteristic of an independent variable?CorrectIncorrect
Question 4 of 20
Which statement is most accurate regarding hypotheses?CorrectIncorrect
Question 5 of 20
What is a characteristic of a hypothesis?CorrectIncorrect
Question 6 of 20
When should a hypothesis be developed by the researcher during the research process?CorrectIncorrect
Question 7 of 20
Which research hypothesis is most testable?CorrectIncorrect
Question 8 of 20
What is a characteristic of a statistical hypothesis?CorrectIncorrect
Question 9 of 20
When will a null hypothesis be rejected?CorrectIncorrect
Question 10 of 20
Which level is characteristic of the strength of the evidence provided by the results of a quasi-experimental study?CorrectIncorrect
Question 11 of 20
A researcher wants to discover why patients of certain ethnic backgrounds are reluctant to ask for pain medication. Because there is little data in the literature on this topic, the researcher designs a study to explore the relationships between cultural belief systems, the experience of pain, and the effective use of medication to relieve pain. The researcher plans to use the findings of this study to formulate hypotheses for a future study. What is a characteristic of this study?CorrectIncorrect
Question 12 of 20
The nurse develops the following hypothesis: Elderly women receive less aggressive treatment for breast cancer than do younger women. Which variable would be considered to be the dependent variable?CorrectIncorrect
Question 13 of 20
The nurse develops the following hypothesis: Elderly women receive less aggressive treatment for breast cancer than do younger women. Which variable would be considered to be the independent variable?CorrectIncorrect
Question 14 of 20
The following are considered steps in the qualitative research process, A. Literature review?CorrectIncorrect
Question 15 of 20
Which of the following could be considered the “context” of a study? Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 16 of 20
Which beliefs guide the constructivist paradigm? Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 17 of 20
Which of the following are consistent with the constructivist paradigm? Select all that apply.CorrectIncorrect
Question 18 of 20
Which paradigm provides the basis for qualitative research?A. Empirical analytical researchCorrectIncorrect
Question 19 of 20
Which type of research allows researchers to be neutral observers?CorrectIncorrect
Question 20 of 20
Which type of research study can be affected by detracting values of the researcher?CorrectIncorrect
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