Research Methods and Statistics-Statistics in Psychology [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 6 - 11 of 99

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Question 6

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Which does not belong to central tendency?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Measure.

b.

Mode.

c.

Median.

d.

Mean.

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Question 7

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________ statistics, summarizes or “boils down” numbers so they become more meaningful and easier to communicate to others.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Descriptive

b.

Inferential

c.

None of the above

d.

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Question 8

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________ is calculated by adding all the scores for each group and then dividing by the total number of scores.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Median

b.

Mode

c.

Mean

d.

None of the above

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Question 9

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Frequency distributions are often shown ________ to make them more “visual.”

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Graphically

b.

Hypothetically

c.

Statistically

d.

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Question 10

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By using a ________, large amounts of information can be neatly organized and summarized.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Variability

b.

Central tendency

c.

Equal distribution

d.

Frequency distribution

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Question 11

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Which is true about the range of the distribution?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

It tends to be broader in nature than that of the “3 Tenors” .

b.

It is a quick but gross description of the spread of scores.

c.

It can be used with other measures to calculate kurtosis.

d.

It provides a useful index of central tendency.

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