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Question number: 37
» 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: 38
» 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 

Question number: 39
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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Correlation does not demonstrate ________.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Reason 

b.  Causation 

c.  Effect 

d.  All of the above 

Question number: 40
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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Psychologists make measurements to discover relationships between events, this is called ________.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Experimental method 

b.  Correlational method 

c.  Clinical method 

d.  All of the above 

Question number: 41
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Appeared in Year: 2013
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The chisquare, computed for a contingency table, was based on six degrees of freedom. If the contingency table had three rows, how many columns it would have?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  6 

b.  2 

c.  4 

d.  3 

Question number: 42
» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics
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A ________ shows that increase in one measure are matched by increase in the other.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  Positive correlation and Negative correlation both 

b.  Negative correlation 

c.  Positive correlation 

d.  All of the above 

Question number: 43
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Correlation can be expressed as a coefficient of correlation. This is simply a number falling somewhere between ________ and ________.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  +1.00, 1.00 

b.  +100, 100 

c.  +. 99, . 99 

d.  +11.00, 11.00 
