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5 Matching questions

  1. Interviewer Bias
  2. social desirability
  3. Observer bias
  4. population
  5. Archival Records
  1. a the set of all cases of interest. i.e if you are looking for student behavior at smu the population is all the smu students
  2. b 2 kinds:
    1. Running: records for sports teams, facebook and twitter entries
    2. Specific Episodes: Marrige liscense, birth certificates, college degrees.
  3. c participants describe the way the feel they "should" respond
  4. d when researchers biases determine which behaviors they choose to observe and when observers expectations about behavior lead to systematic errors in identifying and recording behavior.
  5. e occurs when the interviewer records only selected positions of a participants response or asks questions to fit them

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. people know what they are being asked about. This can lead to subject bias though
  2. examining behavior while it occurs (2 kinds with intervention and without intervention)
  3. rank-order stimuli on a single dimension. i.e winning the silver medal vs winning the gold
  4. Observe 1 out of every 5 ppl in a given cafeteria or restuarant
  5. specify the difference between stimuli on a given dimension.

5 True/False questions

  1. Situation Sampling (food example)observe people eating in cafeterias, nice resturaunts, fast food resteuarants ect. and record what ppl eat

          

  2. Event SamplingUsed when researchers are interested in events that happen infrequently. Could be natural disaster, holiday plays in school ect.

          

  3. indirect observationexamining behavior while it occurs (2 kinds with intervention and without intervention)

          

  4. leptokurticthe graph is narrow, tall and skinny

          

  5. Nominalrank-order stimuli on a single dimension. i.e winning the silver medal vs winning the gold

          

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