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Question number: 757

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Experimental, Correlation, & Clinical Research

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The steps involved in the scientific method include?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

experimentation

b.

fallacies

c.

axioms

d.

common sense

e.

hypothetical theory formulation

Question number: 758

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Experimental, Correlation, & Clinical Research

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In psychological research, a ________ is defined as an entity that can occur with different values

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Choice (5) Response

a.

reliability

b.

measurement system

c.

variable

d.

experiment group

e.

hypothesis

Question number: 759

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Adulthood

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Elizabeth Kubler-Ross is known for her research in the area of

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Choice (5) Response

a.

coping with stress.

b.

adolescent behavior.

c.

eating disorders.

d.

birth and childhood.

e.

death and dying.

Question number: 760

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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If you saw Garry with his pupils dilated (enlarged), you would most likely assume that he was

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Choice (5) Response

a.

disgusted.

b.

happy.

c.

angry.

d.

sad.

e.

scared.

Question number: 761

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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The most convincing evidence that depth perception is native to humans (and possibly other species) is its

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Choice (5) Response

a.

integration with motor skills.

b.

late emergence as attention skill.

c.

early emergence as a perceptual skill.

d.

reliance on monocular and binocular cues.

e.

importance in adaptive activity.

Question number: 762

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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What is the aim of reinforcement - be it positive and negative?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

To ensure there are no negative consequences following the behavior

b.

To increase the likelihood that the preceding behavior will be repeated

c.

To decrease the likelihood that the preceding behavior will be repeated

d.

To add a primary reinforcer after someone does a proper behavior

e.

To decrease the likelihood that a negative reinforcer will follow a behavior

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