# 21 Common Quantitative Research Interview Questions

Here are some of the most common quantitative research interview questions:

- How many years have you been doing this?
- How do you define quantitative research?
- What are the different types of quantitative research?
- What is the difference between quantitative and qualitative research?
- What is the difference between applied and basic research?
- What is the difference between descriptive and inferential statistics?
- What are the different components of quantitative research?
- What are the pros and cons of this type of research?
- What are some of the most common methods used in quantitative research?
- How do you collect data for your quantitative research study?
- Can you explain how a hypothesis works in quantitative research?
- What is the minimum sample size required to conduct a quantitative research study?
- What is a typical timeframe for a quantitative research study?
- How does one determine the sample size for a quantitative research study?
- How does one choose the appropriate data collection method for a quantitative research study?
- How do you use data to make decisions?
- What are the common mistakes that people make when conducting quantitative research?
- How can you ensure that your survey is effective at getting people to tell you what they really think about something?
- What is your favorite tool for conducting research?
- What is your demographic information?
- Do you have any plans for the future?