Hypnosis is an effective way to help people relive long buried or repressed memories
Electro-convulsive therapy is no longer used
Most people do not suffer from unrealistically low self-esteem
Opposites generally attract
False consensus effect
Does not provide evidence of cause & effect
Cannot be used to examine the relationship between variables
Does not aid in prediction
Does not provide info about how variables are related
The difference is highly meaningful to scientists
The results are replicable
The scores differed by 5 points or more
It is unlikely the difference occurred by chance
What do you mean, How do you know?
Who believes you, what are their qualifications?
How common is this answer, How many people agree?
Is this an established truth? How long has this been believed?
They last too long
It is based on naturalistic observation
The subject may be atypical
Relies on correlational rather than causational evidence
The placebo effect
Mentally transform the data into a scatterplot
Note the range and size of the scale values
Identify the value of the standard deviation
Understand that correlation does not prove causation