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Question number: 6

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

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A research study that assesses participants in a laboratory setting in February, May, and August is an example of

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Choice (4) Response
a.

ecological validity.

b.

the third variable problem.

c.

a longitudinal study.

d.

a naturalistic observation study.

Question number: 7

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Psychodynamic determinism refers to:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Behavior over which we have full control

b.

Behaviour that is rules by forced over which we have no control

c.

Id impulses that will forever remain unfulfilled

d.

The delimiting characteristics of the superego

Question number: 8

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

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To be confident that a cause-and-effect relationship exists, it is necessary to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

test for a negative correlation.

b.

perform an uncontrolled experiment.

c.

perform a controlled experiment.

d.

engage in naturalistic observation.

Question number: 9

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

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A study to determine the degree of relationship between two events is called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the survey method.

b.

naturalistic observation.

c.

the correlational method.

d.

a controlled experiment.

Question number: 10

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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To assess clients’ abilities, a phrenologist would want to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

examine their skulls.

b.

read their handwriting.

c.

study their palms.

d.

examine their skills.

Question number: 11

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

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The psychological perspective that favors the study of how the mind organizes perceptions, processes information, and interprets experiences is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

existential

b.

phenomenological

c.

cognitive

d.

humanistic

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