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Question number: 1

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Read carefully the statements and give an appropriate response.

(1) A hypothesis is any careful observation made in a controlled experiment.

(2) Correlation does not demonstrate causation.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

The statements are false.

b.

The statements are true.

c.

(i) is true, but (ii) is false

d.

(ii) is true, but (i) is false

Question number: 2

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Which of the following is a disadvantage of “Naturalistic observation”.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Much information is obtained

b.

Hypothesis and questions for additional research are formed

c.

Behavior is observed in natural setting

d.

Observed behavior may be altered by the presence of the observer

Question number: 3

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Empathic inference was one of the main technique used by ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

James

b.

Piaget

c.

Watson

d.

Wundt

Question number: 4

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“Johnny is inappropriately out of his seat for 56 minutes per morning session. ” A statement like this is most likely to appear in a report using which tool of assessment?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

role play

b.

behavioral observation

c.

interview

d.

portfolio assessment

Question number: 5

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A major problem with naturalization studies is the ________ on the observed.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Effect of the behavior

b.

Effect of the observer

c.

Effect of the observed

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

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