Research Aptitude-Scientific Reporting [NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)]: Questions 1 - 3 of 11

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Question 1

Scientific Reporting

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The Bayley Scales of Infant Development do which of the following?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Guide parents in school placement

b.

Measure IQ in preschoolers

c.

Help to identity mentally retarded infants

d.

Measure cognition in infants

Question 2

Scientific Reporting

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A random sample of students in a lecture hall could be obtained by selecting

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Choice (4)Response

a.

the students who raise their hands first

b.

every fifth student seated throughout the room

c.

the students with credit card numbers ending in 5

d.

the students with blonde hair

Question 3

Scientific Reporting

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Sitting in the park one sunny day, Chaim notices that people who are walking dogs smile at him more often than people without dogs. Chaim concludes that people who own dogs are happier than those who do not own dogs. Based on the principles of psychological research, what is the biggest problem with Chaim՚s conclusion?

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Choice (4)Response

a.

correlation proves causation

b.

Chaim did not observe people with cats before coming to his conclusion.

c.

Correlation does not prove causation; the association may be spurious.

d.

Just because someone is walking a dog doesn՚t mean the person owns that dog.

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