Methods of Psychology-Experimental Methods (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 17 - 21 of 36

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Question number: 17

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When psychological use the powerful technique of controlled experimentation, it is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Experimental method

b.

Clinical method

c.

Correlational method

d.

All of the above

Question number: 18

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Those conditions or factors to be excluded from possible influence on the outcome of a controlled experiment, are called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Variable

b.

Independent variable

c.

Extraneous variable

d.

Dependent variable

Question number: 19

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A ________ is any condition that can change and that might affect the outcome of the experiment.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Dependent variable

b.

Independent variable

c.

Variable

d.

Extraneous variable

Question number: 20

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The control group and the experimenter group are treated exactly alike except for the one condition which psychologists intentionally vary. This condition is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Independent variable

b.

Variable

c.

Dependent variable

d.

None of the above

Question number: 21

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The amount of study time, the sex of subjects, the temperature in the room, the time of the day, the amount of light, and so forth, are coming under ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Outside variables

b.

Extraneous variables

c.

Extraneous variables and Outside variables

d.

Dependent variables

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