1. Answer the following question in about 800 words.
What is the role of Descriptive Research in Distance Education? Discuss with the help
2. Answer any three of the following questions in about 250-300 words each.
a) Differentiate between probability and non-probability sampling.
b) Write a short note on “Content Analysis”.
c) Discuss the criteria for evaluating a research report.
d) What are the major research tools used for data-gathering in Distance Education?
Discuss any two with help of examples
3. Answer the following question in about 800 words.
“Reporting of any research activity is as important as doing the research itself”. Do you
agree? Explain the main components involved in writing a research report.