Physiology Appendix C
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research based educated guess and is usually based on previous peer evaluated published information
measurements that will change during the experiment
measurements that will change during an experiment, if it is by design they are
measurements that change in response to changes made in the in the independent variable
a variable that could affect the outcome of the experiment, that an investigator will keep constant
A treatment where no experimental condition is applied to the units in order to determine whether the active treatments affect the response. This enables the researcher to "control" for lurking variables
Inactive substances, not real medications, that are used to test the effectiveness of drugs.
mechanisms used to measure changes seen in the dependent variable due to the treatments used
performing the experiment a number of times using the same experimental setup to establish the results obtained
The number of subjects used in an experiment or study. Generally, the larger the better.
organize your data collection,