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Psychology: Ethics and Research Methodology Test

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  1. Experimenter Effect
  2. Debriefing
  3. Research With Animals
  4. Voluntary Participation
  5. Qualitative data
  1. a -Have the right to refuse to participate
    -No pressures placed or deception in the process of getting people to participate.
  2. b -must be protected
    -Pain must be minimised
    -Must be well cared for
  3. c Refers to the outcome of an experiment being unintentionally influenced by the experimenter.
  4. d -Participants are told results/conclusions made from study.
    -erroneous beliefs about study are corrected (ie deception involved)
    -Participants are informed of mental health programs if they feel they have suffered or need it after the experiment.
  5. e opinions, emotional states, something that is subjective, cannot be directly measured.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. -must give information about the study, before they take part.
    - For those who are young/intellectually disabled, they must have permission from guardian.
  2. -Researcher must make sure the participants have not suffered due to the experimentation.
    -Participants must be debriefed about the actual Occurences of the experiment.
  3. A variable that depends on the Independent Variable, and a property that is measured in research.
  4. -Participants have the right to withdraw themselves or their resulted data at any point in or after the experiment
  5. A quantity or quality that can be different at different times or different places, such of these can include, age, gender,IQ and income, but the list is endless.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Longitudinal Study-Participant cannot be identified.
    -Privacy agreement must be discussed before experiment.


  2. SurveyQuestion and Answer Response (Likert Scalars)


  3. Quantative dataRefers to measurements; number data of the variables being studied.


  4. Naturalistic observationObservation of Voluntary behaviours in a controlled environment such as a lab.


  5. Research with humans-well being of the participant is safe guarded
    -There must be no physical pain.


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