History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 99 - 101 of 218

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1650 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 500.00 or

Question number: 99

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

MCQ▾

Question

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?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

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

b.

randomly selecting students from the incoming class

c.

randomly approaching students in the student union

d.

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

e.

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

Question number: 100

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following approaches is most closely related to positive psychology?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the humanistic approach

b.

the cognitive approach

c.

the behavioral approach

d.

the learning approach

e.

the psychodynamic approach

Question number: 101

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

MCQ▾

Question

Mathew, a psychology major, collected survey data about the number of hours that college students study for finals and their grades on those finals. His data indicates that students who spend more time studying for finals tend to do better than other students. What can Mathew now conclude?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A relationship exists between studying and exam grades.

b.

Students who do not study for final exams will not do well on those exams.

c.

Students with higher IQs tend to study more than those with lower IQs.

d.

Studying improves a student’s grade on a final exam.

e.

A significant relationship exists between studying and grades.

f Page
Sign In