Statistics & Research Methods-Application of Statistics in Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 16 - 19 of 19

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 4447 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 700.00 or

Question number: 16

» Statistics & Research Methods » Application of Statistics in Psychology

MCQ▾

Question

A curve which shows an overall negative slope may show:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

linear acceleration

b.

upwards acceleration

c.

positive acceleration

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 17

» Statistics & Research Methods » Application of Statistics in Psychology

MCQ▾

Question

From which type of test administered to members of the general population would you LEAST expect the resulting data to be distributed normally?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

A test to measure knowledge of psychometric principles.

b.

A test to measure self-esteem.

c.

A test to measure the strength of one’s hand grip.

d.

A test to measure general intelligence and fund of knowledge.

Question number: 18

» Statistics & Research Methods » Application of Statistics in Psychology

MCQ▾

Question

Psychologists try to extract and summarize useful information from the observation they make. To do so, they use ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

All of the above

b.

Arithmetic

c.

Statistics

d.

Trigonometry

Question number: 19

» Statistics & Research Methods » Application of Statistics in Psychology

MCQ▾

Question

Statistics can be classified as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Descriptive

b.

A and B

c.

Inferential

d.

Hypothetical

Sign In