History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 95 - 98 of 218

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Question number: 95

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

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Which of the following is considered a disadvantage of naturalistic observation?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

It provides an overabundance of information.

b.

It does not identify the cause of observed behavior.

c.

It identifies cause of naturalistic observation.

d.

It deals with behavior not tampered with by outside influences.

e.

It limits biased observations through careful record keeping.

Question number: 96

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Psychoanalytic psychology emphasizes mainly on:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Self-esteem and self-actualization

b.

Biology and genetics

c.

Internal conflict and unconscious desires

d.

Rewards and punishments

e.

Sensation and perception

Question number: 97

» 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 (5) Response

a.

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

b.

There is no difference.

c.

A standardized test measures a variable, while a survey does not.

d.

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

e.

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

Question number: 98

» 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 (5) Response

a.

defining a scientific problem.

b.

the scientific method.

c.

scientific observation.

d.

variables decided.

e.

hypothesis generation.

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