Statistics & Research MethodsApplication of Statistics in Psychology (CBSENET (Based on NTAUGC) Psychology (PaperII & PaperIII)): Questions 11  15 of 23
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Question number: 11
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High room temperature leads to lower student performance, is an example of:
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Choice (5)  Response  

a.  Negative correlation 

b.  Zero correlation 

c.  Independent correlation 

d.  Dependent correlation 

e.  Positive correlation 

Question number: 12
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In the method of naturalistic observation, psychologists
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a.  interview subjects at different ages. 

b.  set out to actively observe subjects in their natural environments. 

c.  haphazardly encounter behavior as it naturally occurs. 

d.  set up controlled experiments by which they uncover causal elements in behavior. 

e.  don’t observe subjects in their natural environments. 

Question number: 13
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The study of unusual events is to ________ as information from a large number of people is to ________.
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a.  clinical method; naturalistic observation 

b.  experimental method; clinical method 

c.  clinical method; survey method 

d.  correlational method; survey method 

e.  experimental method; naturalistic observation 

Question number: 14
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The statistical technique that combines results of a large number of studies is called
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a.  metahypothesis 

b.  statistical linear analyst. 

c.  hypothetical analysis. 

d.  metaanalysis. 

e.  experimental correlation. 

Question number: 15
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The survey method involves
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a.  not bothering about representative sample of people. 

b.  direct observation and recording of a representative sample of behavior. 

c.  careful questioning of a representative sample of people. 

d.  an indepth study of the opinions and attitudes of a selected individual. Control g 

e.  an overview of the attitudes and backgrounds of selected groups. 
