Prelim STAT Quiz 1

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Prelim Exam Quizzes & Trivia

This is a prelim Quiz 1 for Behavioral Statistics.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In a correlational research, the dependent variables is known as..
    • A. 

      Criterion variable

    • B. 

      Predictor variable

    • C. 

      Moderator variable

    • D. 

      Control variable

  • 2. 
    In a correlational study, the independent variable is..
    • A. 

      Criterion variable

    • B. 

      Control variable

    • C. 

      Predictor variable

    • D. 

      Moderator variable

  • 3. 
    It depends on the outcome of the independent variable.
    • A. 

      Moderator variable

    • B. 

      Dependent variable

    • C. 

      Control variable

    • D. 

      Criterion variable

  • 4. 
    You are interested in how stress affects heart rate in humans. Your independent variable would be the _____.
    • A. 

      Interest

    • B. 

      Heart rate

    • C. 

      Humans

    • D. 

      Stress

  • 5. 
    You are interested in how stress affects heart rate in humans. Your dependent variable would be the _____.
    • A. 

      Stress

    • B. 

      Interest

    • C. 

      Heart rate

    • D. 

      Humans

  • 6. 
    In a regression analysis, both variables should be at least..
    • A. 

      Nominal

    • B. 

      Ordinal

    • C. 

      Interval

    • D. 

      Ratio

  • 7. 
    Gender is categorized as..
    • A. 

      Nominal

    • B. 

      Ordinal

    • C. 

      Interval

    • D. 

      Ratio

  • 8. 
    For analysis of variance, the independent variable should be..
    • A. 

      Nominal

    • B. 

      Ordinal

    • C. 

      Interval

    • D. 

      Ratio

  • 9. 
    In a t-test, the dependent variable should be at least..
    • A. 

      Nominal

    • B. 

      Ordinal

    • C. 

      Interval

    • D. 

      Ratio