History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 86 - 89 of 218

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Question number: 86

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Describing Data

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Basic ethical guidelines for psychological researchers include

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Choice (5) Response

a.

harming the subjects when necessary.

b.

increasing practice by participants.

c.

minimizing confidentiality.

d.

providing results and interpretations to participants.

e.

ensuring that participation is involuntary.

Question number: 87

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

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A psychologist using the method of naturalistic observation would

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a.

make records of the behavior of clients treated in therapy.

b.

rely on observations of subjects’ responses to questionnaires.

c.

observe behavior as it happens inside the laboratory or clinic.

d.

observe behavior as it happens outside the laboratory or clinic.

e.

carefully design controlled situations in which to observe behavior.

Question number: 88

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

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Which of the following is not one of the aspects of development studied by psychologists?

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a.

Mutable laws of development

b.

Individual differences in development

c.

Immutable laws of development

d.

Cultural differences in development

e.

Universal aspects of development

Question number: 89

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

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Two variables may be said to be causally related if

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Choice (5) Response

a.

they show a strong positive correlation.

b.

they show a strong negative correlation.

c.

all extraneous variables are controlled, and the independent variable creates consistent differences in behavior of the experimental group.

d.

they have been observed in a laboratory setting.

e.

they are observed to co-vary on many separate occasions.

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