5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Correlational design
- Random assignment
- a The most frequent score in a data set; a measure of central tendency.
- b A heuristic that includes estimating the likelihood of an occurance based on the case with which it comes to our minds.
- c The average; a measure of central tendency.
- d A research design that examines the extent to which two variables are associated.
- e Characterized by randomly sorting participants into two groups.
5 Multiple choice questions
- A demonstration that a given psychological phenomenon can occur.
- It has a real-worl importance.
- A process whereby researchers inform participants what the study was about.
- The extent to which we can draw cause-and effect inferences from a study.
- The extent to which we can gerneralize findings to real-world settings.
5 True/False questions
Naturalistic observation → Watching behavior in real-world settings.
Informed consent → Characterized by randomly sorting participants into two groups.
Case study → How common a characterisic or behavior is.
Inferential statistics → Mathematical methods that allow us to determine whether we can generalize findings from our sample to the full population.
Hindsight bias → A systematic error in thinking.