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5 Matching questions

  1. Naturalistic observation
  2. Random Sample
  3. The Scientific Attitude (3 parts)
  4. Mode
  5. Standard deviation
  1. a computed measure of how much scores vary about the mean (measure of variability)
  2. b most frequently occurring value in data set (measure of central tendency)
  3. c each person in a group has an = chance of participating
  4. d observing and recording behavior
    weakness - lack of control
    strength - applications to real life behavior
  5. e Curiosity, skepticism, and humility

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. exploring cause and effect - manipulate some factors while keeping others constant
  2. the measure of a relationship between two variables or sets of data; stronger correlation = closer to 1.00 or -1.00
    Note - correlation doesn't assume causation!
  3. tool for explaining behavior
  4. experimental - group affected by experiment test; control - group that is not affected by changed variables
  5. psychoanalysis; id ego superego; austrian physician whose work focused on the unconscious causes of behavior and personality formation

5 True/False questions

  1. Definition of Psychologydealt with conscious experiences and the importance of the individual. Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow

          

  2. Surveytool for explaining behavior

          

  3. Edward Titchenerthe measure of a relationship between two variables or sets of data; stronger correlation = closer to 1.00 or -1.00
    Note - correlation doesn't assume causation!

          

  4. Behaviorismtool for explaining behavior

          

  5. Medianaverage (measure of central tendency)

          

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