History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 44 - 48 of 219

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Question number: 44

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

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To estimate the degree of the relationship between birth order and achievement motivation, a researcher would do a (n) ________ study.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

experimental

b.

correlational

c.

laboratory

d.

naturalistic

e.

inventory

Question number: 45

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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The recording of the behavior of people or animals in their natural environments, with little or no intervention by the researcher is known as:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

measurement

b.

descriptive research

c.

application

d.

statistics

e.

naturalistic observation

Question number: 46

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

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Before a study begins, the researcher tells his participants that he is interested in whether exposure to violent stimuli will result in less cooperation within a group. Which of the following should be a concern?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

ethics

b.

participant bias

c.

ethics and experimental bias.

d.

experimenter bias

e.

All a. , b. , c. and d. are correct

Question number: 47

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

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The most frequent score in a set of scores is known as the:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

mode

b.

skewness

c.

median

d.

mean

e.

standard deviation

Question number: 48

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

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Which of the following research methods does not permit researchers to draw conclusions related to cause-and-effect relationships?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Surveys

b.

Case studies

c.

Experimental research

d.

Naturalistic observations

e.

Correlational research

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