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Question number: 97

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Psychoanalytic psychology emphasizes mainly on:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Rewards and punishments

b.

Sensation and perception

c.

Internal conflict and unconscious desires

d.

Self-esteem and self-actualization

Question number: 98

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

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How is a survey different from a standardized test?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

A survey takes place in a naturalistic setting, while a standardized test take place in the laboratory.

b.

A standardized test does not measure variable, while a survey does measure it.

c.

A survey does not compare a participant’s performance to a larger group of participants, while a standardized test does.

d.

There is no difference.

Question number: 99

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

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Collection of observable evidence, precise definition, and replication of results all form the basis for

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Choice (4) Response

a.

defining a scientific problem.

b.

the scientific method.

c.

variables decided.

d.

hypothesis generation.

Question number: 100

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

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If a researcher is interested in the population of college students at a large state university, which of the following would provide him or her with a random sample?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

randomly selecting students from a listing of top student in the university

b.

randomly selecting students from a listing of every student in the university

c.

randomly approaching students in the student union

d.

randomly selecting three classrooms and including all the students in those classrooms in the sample

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