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  • 1. 
    The first stage of the formulation of research questions is to form a hypothesis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    What is the simplest and most widely used technique for drawing a sample from a population?
    • A. 

      Random sampling

    • B. 

      Specific targeted sampling

    • C. 

      Market-based sampling

  • 3. 
    There is no straight-forward answer as to how many subjects to include in an investigation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The most important feature of the experimental method is the control of invariables.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    In the experimental situation there is an experimental group and a control group.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Which of the following are examples of basic experimental designs? (Select 3)
    • A. 

      The matched-subjects design

    • B. 

      The independent-subjects design

    • C. 

      The Voight Repeater design

    • D. 

      The repeated-measures design

    • E. 

      The 3-angled group design

    • F. 

      The Isolated Sets design

  • 7. 
    The aim of a study is to generalise the findings to the entire population from which the sample has been drawn.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    There are many methods besides the experimental method to make conclusions regarding cause and effect.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False