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Psychology Research Method Questions and Answers (Q&A)

H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Aug 02, 2018
The number of cigarettes smoked, drugs taken or drinks imbibed would be the dependent variable in a study of stress and use of smoking, drinking or drug-taking. In fact there is a difference...Read More

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H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Aug 02, 2018
This is one of these cases where publication will hardly surprise the reader. Studies of the effect of drinking alcohol upon drivers are unlikely to pronounce that alcohol is safe to take before...Read More

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H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Aug 02, 2018
A laboratory experiment need not take place in a formica sided area. It has to do with the control an experimenter is taking over the study. An experiment is an investigation in which a...Read More

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H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Aug 02, 2018
If a company wishes to know about the amount of something, whether this is a product, a type of employee behaviour or even a category of employee (call this E) it follows a procedure of counting....Read More

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H. Martin, Content Writer
Answered: Aug 02, 2018
An experimenter has an idea that a certain outcome will follow from a premise. It is usual that in setting up an experiment to prove this, the experimenter composes his hypothesis suggesting the...Read More

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
Participants from the first condition are matched as closley as possible from participants from the second condition.

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
The researcher deliberately manipulates the IV, measure the DV and maintains strict control over all other variables.

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
The researcher deliberately manipulates the IV, measure the DV and maintains strict control over all other variables.

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Makijane
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
A nurse records a patients temperature in Celsius.

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Makijane
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
A researcher records how many seconds it takes a rate to react to a shock.
A researcher records the amount of light it takes to detect a small visual stimulus in a dark room.

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John Smith
Answered: Feb 28, 2020
Independent variable: brief prevention program versus no brief prevention program (control); 2 levelsdependent variables: ptsd and depression severityscientific hypothesis: people who participate in...Read More

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