AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology: Questions 1238 - 1242 of 1651

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Question number: 1238

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science

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Characteristics of the scientific method include

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

adherence to inductive thinking or common sense reasoning.

b.

anecdotal definition.

c.

controlled observation.

d.

analysis formulation.

e.

naturalistic observation.

Question number: 1239

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Making Inferences

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To prevent ethical abuse in psychological research, the APA has suggested that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

all data collected from a person must be made public.

b.

all psychological harm to subjects must be corrected by counseling.

c.

psychologists must avoid deception with using human subjects.

d.

psychologists must not treat all subjects with respect and concern for the subject’s dignity.

e.

psychologists must treat all subjects with respect and concern for the subject’s dignity.

Question number: 1240

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Trait Perspective

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Characteristics that are shared by most members of a culture are termed

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Choice (5) Response

a.

common traits.

b.

ethnic traits.

c.

absolute traits.

d.

cardinal traits.

e.

general traits.

Question number: 1241

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

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An educated guess about what is controlling some behavior is called

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Choice (5) Response

a.

experimental control.

b.

an experimental variable.

c.

a theory.

d.

an experimental design.

e.

a hypothesis.

Question number: 1242

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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Which of the following illustrates the principle of contiguity?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

a person “lip-syncing” to a record

b.

a darker balloon seen as farther away than a lighter one

c.

the “false dawn” before a sunrise

d.

the shadows cast on a cloudy day

e.

All of the above

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