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Question number: 229

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

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Coefficient alpha is conceptually

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the variance of all possible sources of error variance.

b.

the estimate of inter-scorer reliability that is most robust.

c.

the mean of all possible split-half correlations.

d.

estimate of inter-sorer reliability is most flexible

e.

the standard deviation of all possible sources of variation.

Question number: 230

» Sensation and Perception » Attention

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Which of the following methods is most commonly used to study selective attention?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Questionnaires that test the contents of short-term memory

b.

Presentation of subliminal messages on a screen

c.

Presentation of subliminal messages on an audiotape

d.

Shadowing in a dichotic listening task

e.

Presentation of two stimuli separated by one just noticeable difference

Question number: 231

» Personality » Structure

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Which of the following personality characteristics has been most closely linked to heart disease?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Internal locus of control

b.

Competitiveness

c.

Authoritarianism

d.

Introversion

e.

Neuroticism

Question number: 232

» Langauge » Units (Phonemes, Morphemes, Phrases)

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Two bears and a donkey lived happily ever after. According to Chomsky’s work, this sentence has its own, unique

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Choice (5) Response

a.

surface structure

b.

phonemes

c.

deep structure

d.

semantic differential

e.

morphemes

Question number: 233

» Measurement and Methodology » Statistical Procedures

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Which of the following is NOT true of the Chi Square statistic?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

It makes no assumptions about population parameters.

b.

It is a parametric test.

c.

It is based on expected frequencies.

d.

It does not assume that the variance between two groups is equal.

e.

It should be used with nominal data.

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