Statistics & Research Methods (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 12 - 16 of 184

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Question number: 12

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If a researcher establishes a causal relationship between eating breakfast and work performance, which of the following methods of research is used?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Statistics

b.

Survey

c.

Experimental research

d.

Correlational research

e.

Case study

Question number: 13

» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics

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One of the limitations of the case study is that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

it requires a large and expensive sample size.

b.

there are control groups.

c.

it is not applicable to the study of bizarre behavior.

d.

there are no control groups.

e.

there are few subjects for which it is applicable.

Question number: 14

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A psychologist observes the confrontation between two rival neighborhood gangs from the window of an abandoned building. This method of collecting observations is best described as

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

clinical case study.

b.

controlled experimentation.

c.

naturalistic observation.

d.

field observation.

e.

experimental regression.

Question number: 15

» Statistics & Research Methods » Application of Statistics in Psychology

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Three major ethical concerns of psychological researchers are deception, lasting harm to subjects, and

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Choice (5) Response

a.

loss of future research possibilities.

b.

falsified results.

c.

invasion of privacy.

d.

no more researches possible.

e.

morality of the question under investigation.

Question number: 16

» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics

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The effects of brain injury on personality would usually be investigated by the use of the

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

field method.

b.

case study method.

c.

survey method.

d.

naturalistic observation method.

e.

experimental method.

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