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Question number: 400

» Research Aptitude » Types of Research

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Research on the benefit of aspirin to prevent heart attacks used only male subjects in the sample. Both men and women are given this advice. The problem with this recommendation reflects

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Choice (5) Response

a.

gender bias.

b.

age bias.

c.

courtesy bias.

d.

race bias.

e.

cultural bias.

Question number: 401

» Research Aptitude » Types of Research

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The chief function of the control group in an experiment is that it

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Choice (5) Response

a.

is not really necessary.

b.

allows mathematical relationships to be established.

c.

provides reference for which behavior of experimental group is compared.

d.

balances the experiment to eliminate all extraneous variables.

e.

provides a point of reference against which the behavior of the experimental group can be compared.

Question number: 402

» Community Psychology » Social Change

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The demonstration by Jane Elliot with blue-eyed and brown-eyed children suggests that an effective way to generate conditions of prejudice is to

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Choice (5) Response

a.

produce equalities in power, prestige, or privileges of group members.

b.

produce inequalities in power, prestige, or privileges of group members.

c.

physically isolate two groups from each other.

d.

demand that members of two groups cooperate to achieve a common goal.

e.

require persons to compete for scarce resources.

Question number: 403

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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According to Erikson, failure to resolve the tasks of middle adulthood leads to a sense of ________ involving a concern for one’s own needs and comforts only.

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Choice (5) Response

a.

self-absorption

b.

stagnation

c.

self-recognition

d.

apathy

e.

despair

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