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  1. Inter-Rater Reliability
  2. Intelligence Testing
  3. Electroencephalogram (EEG)
  4. Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA)
  5. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
  1. a The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
  2. b A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
  3. c A form of self-observation involving collection of data in real time (eg. diaries) regarding thoughts, moods ,and stressors.
  4. d Modification of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which allows researchers to take pictures of the brain so quickly that metabolic changes can be measured, resulting in a picture of the brain at work rather than of its structure alone.
  5. e A standardized means of assessing a person's current mental ability; for example, the Standford-Binet test and the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale.

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.
  2. The discipline concerned with the bodily changes that accompany psychological events.
  3. A psychological assessment device employing a set of standard but vague stimuli on the assumption that unstructured material will allow unconscious motivations and fears to be uncovered. The Rorschach series of inkblots is an example.
  4. A form of behavioral assessment that entails careful observation of a person's overt behavior in a particular situation.
  5. A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.

5 True/False questions

  1. ReliabilityThe extent to which a test, measurement, or classification system produces the same scientific observation each time it is applied.

          

  2. Split-Half ReliabilityThe relationship between two halves of an assessment instrument that have been determined to be equivalent.

          

  3. Thought ListingA cognitive assessment technique that involves a person writing down his or her thoughts upon experiencing an event, such as taking a test or meeting a person.

          

  4. Rorschach Inkblot TestA psychological assessment device employing a set of standard but vague stimuli on the assumption that unstructured material will allow unconscious motivations and fears to be uncovered. The Rorschach series of inkblots is an example.

          

  5. Construct ValidityThe extent to which a measure adequately samples the domain of interest.