Methods of Psychology-Observation (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 10 of 14

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Question number: 6

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Psychologists doing naturalistic observation make a special effort to minimize observer bias by keeping ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Careful eyes

b.

Records

c.

All of the above

d.

Careful records

Question number: 7

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Observation and recording of naturally occurring behavior that is not manipulated experimentally, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Survey method

b.

Naturalistic observation

c.

Clinical method

d.

Case method

Question number: 8

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The problem of effect of the observer is minimized by ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Concealing the observed

b.

Concealing the behavior

c.

Concealing the observer

d. All of the above

Question number: 9

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In their search for accurate information and useful theories, psychologists study behavior in many ways. They observe behavior as it unfolds in natural settings, this is known as ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Experimental method

b.

Correlational method

c.

Clinical method

d.

Naturalistic observation

Question number: 10

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Two problems in naturalistic observation are ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

The effects of the observer and observer bias

b.

Defining a problem and proposing a hypothesis

c.

Running the experiment and making careful records

d.

Getting subjects to cooperate and identifying correlations

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