5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Internal validity
- Correlational design
- Experimenter bias effect
- a To be unaware of whether one is in the experimental or control group.
- b The extent to which we can draw cause-and effect inferences from a study.
- c A research design that examines the extent to which two variables are associated.
- d A phenomenon in which reasercher's hypotheses lead them to unintentionally bias the outcome of a study.
- e Mental shortcuts that help us to streamline our thinking and make sense of our world.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The measure of how loosely or tightly bunched scores are.
- The group of participants that receives the manipulation.
- It has a real-worl importance.
- The extent to which we can gerneralize findings to real-world settings.
- Mathematical methods that allow us to determine whether we can generalize findings from our sample to the full population.
5 True/False questions
Median → The average; a measure of central tendency.
Peer review → A process whereby researchers inform participants what the study was about.
Demand characteristics → The measure of dispersion that takes into account how far each data point is from the mean.
Statistics → Mental shortcuts that help us to streamline our thinking and make sense of our world.
Hindsight bias → A systematic error in thinking.