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Question number: 1

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Changes in behavior due to one’s expectations that a drug will have some effect, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Placebo

b.

Placebo effect

c.

Effect

d.

All of the above

Question number: 2

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________ means that a subject has an equal chance of being a member of either the experimental group or the control group.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Random sampling

b.

All of the above

c.

Random assignment

d.

Random score

Question number: 3

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Which of the are following advantages of “experimental method”.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Clear cause-and-effect relationship can be identified

b.

No need to wait for natural event

c.

Powerful controlled observations can be staged

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 4

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A procedure used to control both the placebo effect in drug experiments is the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Extraneous prophecy

b.

Correlation method

c.

Random assignment of subjects

d.

Double blind technique

Question number: 5

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Anything that can change (vary) and that might affect the behavior of subject is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Variable

b.

Experiment

c.

All of the above

d.

Hypothesis

Question number: 6

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The simplest psychological experiment is based on two groups of subjects, one group is called the experimental group, the other becomes the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Uncontrolled group

b.

Control group

c.

Test-group

d.

Observed group

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