Statistics & Research Methods (CBSENET (UGC) Psychology (PaperII & PaperIII)): Questions 60  66 of 172
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Question number: 60
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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________ technique is used to find the degree of correlation.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Statistical 

b.  Observational 

c.  Experimental 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 61
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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If we know that two measures are correlated, and we know a Pearson’s score on one measure, we can ________ his or her score on the other.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Observe 

b.  Predict 

c.  Judge 

d.  Analyze 

Question number: 62
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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The closer the correlation coefficient is to ________ or ________, the stronger the relationship.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  +1.00, 1.00 

b.  +0.99, 0.99 

c.  +100,  100 

d.  +1.99, 1.99 

Question number: 63
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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Correlational studies help us to discover relationships and make useful ________.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Techniques 

b.  Predictions 

c.  Examples 

d.  Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague 

Question number: 64
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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Which correlation coefficient represents the strongest relationship?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  0.86 

b.  +0.66 

c.  +0.10 

d.  +0.09 

Question number: 65
» Statistics & Research Methods » Measures of Central Tendency
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The mode is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  a reliable indicator of the variability within a distribution. 

b.  the most frequently occurring score in a distribution. 

c.  the arithmetic average of all of the scores in a distribution. 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 66
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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There is positive correlation between high school grades and college grades; students who do better in high school tend to do ________ in college.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Better 

b.  Good and bad 

c.  Bad 

d.  All of the above 
