Methods of Psychology-Experimental Methods (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 12 - 16 of 36

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Question number: 12

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Which method is considered best method for gathering scientific information?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Interview

b.

Experimental

c.

Survey

d.

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Question number: 13

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In a controlled experiment, the condition under investigation as a potential cause of some change in behavior, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Dependent variable

b.

Independent variable

c.

Variable

d.

None of the above

Question number: 14

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In psychological experiment, psychologists ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Directly vary a condition which might cause changes in behavior

b.

Create two or more groups of subjects

c.

Record whether varying condition has any effect on behavior

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 15

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Control group provides a ________ for comparison with scores of the experimental group.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Point of preference

b.

Point of effect

c.

Point of reference

d.

All of the above

Question number: 16

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Which of the following questions relates most directly to the goal of understanding behavior?

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a.

Do the scores of men and women differ on tests of thinking abilities?

b.

Why does a blow to the head cause memory loss?

c.

Will productivity in business office increase if room temperature is raised or lowered?

d.

What percentage of college students suffer from test anxiety?

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