Experiments

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Experiments

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    'Drinking lager will affect reaction time.' this experiment is..
    • A. 

      1 tailed

    • B. 

      2 tailed

    • C. 

      3 tailed

  • 2. 
    'Men will conform more than women.' this is... 
    • A. 

      2 tailed

    • B. 

      1 tailed

    • C. 

      Null

  • 3. 
    Field Experiments are carried out in a Natural environment.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    A confounding variable is the same as the independant variable.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    A confounding variable is..
    • A. 

      The independent variable

    • B. 

      An extra variable

    • C. 

      The dependent variable

  • 6. 
    A disadvantage to Independant measures is that there are problems caused by ''order effects''
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    A disadvantage to Repeated Measures is that there are problems caused by order effects.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    What is an disadvantage of Matched Pairs Design?
    • A. 

      It has problems due to ''order effects''

    • B. 

      It is time consuming and difficult

    • C. 

      It has none

    • D. 

      Participants become practised

  • 9. 
    Participants know that they are being tested in a Field Experiment
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A disadvantage of Lab Experiments is that they are usually low in ecological validity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False