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Question number: 35

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

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The problems of observers seeing only what they expect to see is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the halo effect.

b.

the effects of the observer.

c.

observer bias.

d.

laboratory effect.

Question number: 36

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

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Norms can be best defined as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Standards and expectations shared by members of a society

b.

Statistically normal behavior

c.

Rules of nature

d.

Universal rules of conduct

Question number: 37

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Which of the following is considered by the text to be a pseudo-psychology?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

functionalism

b.

behaviorism

c.

astrology

d.

Gestalt psychology

Question number: 38

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

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A double-blind study controls for

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

experimenter bias.

b.

location and participant bias.

c.

experimenter and participant bias.

d.

participant bias.

Question number: 39

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

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What is the ultimate element in research formulation?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Writing Bibliography

b.

Designing Theory

c.

Doing an experiment

d.

Creation of experimental design

Question number: 40

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Of the following persons, who is associated with the Gestalt school of psychology?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

William James

b.

John Watson

c.

Max Wertheimer

d.

Ivan Pavlov

Question number: 41

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

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A researcher is interested in the racial identity development of African American women. She asks 200 African American women about their racial identity. What is the population?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

all Americans

b.

all African American women

c.

all African Americans

d.

the 200 African American women she interviewed

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