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Research Methods in Psychology, Chapter 12
Quasi-experiments
Nonequivalent control group design
Interrupted time-series design
Nonequivalent groups interrupted time-…
Experimental situations where experimenter does not directly…
A quasi-experimental study that that has at least one treatme…
A quasi-experimental study that measures people repeatedly on…
Combines the nonequivalent control group design with the inte…
Quasi-experiments
Experimental situations where experimenter does not directly…
Nonequivalent control group design
A quasi-experimental study that that has at least one treatme…
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Research methods in Psychology chapter 12
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
A drought in California created the op…
Which of these is not a method to maxi…
Selection validity
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
External validity is the application to other places people o…
Replicate to study in a natural setting. This mall and extern…
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
Selection validity
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
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Research Methods in Psychology: Chapter 12
Interaction effect
A "difference in differences"
Factorial design
Cell
- A result from a factorial design, in which the difference i…
- The mathematical way to describe an interaction of two inde…
- A design in which there are two or more independent variabl…
A condition in an experiment, in a simple experiment, it can…
Interaction effect
- A result from a factorial design, in which the difference i…
A "difference in differences"
- The mathematical way to describe an interaction of two inde…
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Research Methods in Psychology: Chapter 12
Naturalistic Observation
Participant observation
What happened in Festinger's study of…
Parent-Child interaction in a science…
Study behavior in natural environments
Investigator is involved in the group being observed, and the…
The end of the world was predicted ... Festinger observed as a p…
Looking at genders of children actively being encouraged by p…
Naturalistic Observation
Study behavior in natural environments
Participant observation
Investigator is involved in the group being observed, and the…
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Research Methods in Psychology Chapter 12
Interaction Effect
Factorial Design
Reasons for Adding a Second Variable
Participant Variable
whether the effect of the original independent variable depen…
is one in which there are two or more independent variables (…
testing for theoretical interactions, establishing the genera…
a variable whose levels are selected (measured) not manipulat…
Interaction Effect
whether the effect of the original independent variable depen…
Factorial Design
is one in which there are two or more independent variables (…
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Research Methods in Psychology, Chapter 12
Quasi-experiments
Nonequivalent control group design
Interrupted time-series design
Nonequivalent groups interrupted time-…
Experimental situations where experimenter does not directly…
A quasi-experimental study that that has at least one treatme…
A quasi-experimental study that measures people repeatedly on…
Combines the nonequivalent control group design with the inte…
Quasi-experiments
Experimental situations where experimenter does not directly…
Nonequivalent control group design
A quasi-experimental study that that has at least one treatme…
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Research Methods in Psychology Chapter 12
Interaction Effect
Factorial Design
Reasons for Adding a Second Variable
Participant Variable
whether the effect of the original independent variable depen…
is one in which there are two or more independent variables (…
testing for theoretical interactions, establishing the genera…
a variable whose levels are selected (measured) not manipulat…
Interaction Effect
whether the effect of the original independent variable depen…
Factorial Design
is one in which there are two or more independent variables (…
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Research methods in Psychology chapter 12
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
A drought in California created the op…
Which of these is not a method to maxi…
Selection validity
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
External validity is the application to other places people o…
Replicate to study in a natural setting. This mall and extern…
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
Selection validity
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
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Principles of Psychological Research Chapter 12
Interaction Effect
Interaction Example
Crossover Interaction
Spreading Interaction
The effect of an additional independent variable and whether…
Do you like hot foods or cold foods? Your preference probably…
When two independent variables interact and their measured va…
A graph of an interaction where the lines are not parallel, b…
Interaction Effect
The effect of an additional independent variable and whether…
Interaction Example
Do you like hot foods or cold foods? Your preference probably…
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Research methods in Psychology chapter 12, Research Methods Chapter 12, Chapter 12 - Research Methods
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
A drought in California created the op…
Which of these is not a method to maxi…
Selection validity
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
External validity is the application to other places people o…
Replicate to study in a natural setting. This mall and extern…
In a quasi experiment make the effecti…
Selection validity
In a quasi experiment the effectivenes…
Nonequivalent control group the control group is not equivale…
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Chapter 12 - Practical Research
Mixed-methods research:
T/F: On average, a mixed-methods resea…
Convergent Design:
Embedded Design:
- Both qualitative and quantitative data... - Integrating conclu…
False, it requires more time.
Collecting both quantitative and qualitative data in a parall…
- Both quantitative and qualitative data are collected within…
Mixed-methods research:
- Both qualitative and quantitative data... - Integrating conclu…
T/F: On average, a mixed-methods resea…
False, it requires more time.
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Research Chapter 12
Bracketing
Category
Coding
Confirmability
Identification of any previous knowledge, ideas, or beliefs a…
Type of concept that is usually used for a higher level of ab…
Process by which data are conceptualized
Method used to establish the scientific rigor of phenomenolog…
Bracketing
Identification of any previous knowledge, ideas, or beliefs a…
Category
Type of concept that is usually used for a higher level of ab…
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Psychology Chapter 12: Theory's, Research, and Assessment
Personality Trait
Factor Analysis
Psychodynamic Theories
ID
A durable disposition to behave in a particular way in a vari…
Correlations among many variables are analyzed to identify cl…
All the diverse theories descended from the work of Sigmund F…
The primitive, instinctual component of personality that oper…
Personality Trait
A durable disposition to behave in a particular way in a vari…
Factor Analysis
Correlations among many variables are analyzed to identify cl…
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Psyc Research: Chapter 12
Survey Research
Steps in Conducting Survey Research
Types of Survey Designs: ... *Cross-secti…
Types of Survey Designs: Longitudinal…
- Nonexperimental method using interviews or questionnaires t…
- Plan and design the survey research study (determine what i…
- collecting data in a single, brief time period... - typically…
- collecting data from the same participants at more than one…
Survey Research
- Nonexperimental method using interviews or questionnaires t…
Steps in Conducting Survey Research
- Plan and design the survey research study (determine what i…
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Psychology - Chapter 12 Abnormal Psychology
mental illness
behaviorist
Freudian psycho-dynamic
humanist
a disorder that affects a person's thoughts, emotions, and be…
B.F. Skinner... Albert Bandura... Behavior is personality; determin…
abnormal behavior explained by unconscious psychic conflicts
Maslow... explain that mental illness developed by circumstances…
mental illness
a disorder that affects a person's thoughts, emotions, and be…
behaviorist
B.F. Skinner... Albert Bandura... Behavior is personality; determin…
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research methods chapter 12
qualitative research
case study
ethnography
grounded theory research
a broad category of research methods that attempt to produce…
often a qualitative research method involving a detailed anal…
a qualitative research method involving an in depth study of…
a qualitative research method wherein a researcher uses the i…
qualitative research
a broad category of research methods that attempt to produce…
case study
often a qualitative research method involving a detailed anal…
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Psychology 121 Chapter 12: Understanding Research Results: Description and Correlation
Bar Graph
Central Tendency
Correlation Coefficient
Criterion Variable
A visual presentation that uses bars to depict frequencies of…
A single number or value that describes the typical or centra…
An index of how strongly two variables are related to each ot…
The variable/score that is predicted based upon an individual…
Bar Graph
A visual presentation that uses bars to depict frequencies of…
Central Tendency
A single number or value that describes the typical or centra…
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Psychology Chapter 12: Personality
personaility
nature
Psychoanalytic
Humanistic
Internally based characteristic way of thinking and acting ... T…
Where does personality come from?... Hippo campus a bodily fluid…
________Perspective... ▫ Exploring the Unconscious... ▫ The develop…
________Perspective... Abraham Maslow's Self-Actualizing Person…
personaility
Internally based characteristic way of thinking and acting ... T…
nature
Where does personality come from?... Hippo campus a bodily fluid…
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Research Chapter 12
Which statistic is often used for norm…
What level of measurement is most ofte…
Which inferential procedure is appropr…
Inferential statistics are used to dec…
Chi-square
Nominal
Chi-square
Independent variable.
Which statistic is often used for norm…
Chi-square
What level of measurement is most ofte…
Nominal
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Psych research: Chapter 12
The levels of nominal scale variables…
In many experiments, the independent v…
Which of the following is a ratio-scal…
A __________ of exam scores reveals ho…
C) different categories or groups
A) nominal
C) weight
D) frequency distribution
The levels of nominal scale variables…
C) different categories or groups
In many experiments, the independent v…
A) nominal
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Chapter 12: Researching, Supporting, and Outlining your Research
Boolean search
Cause-and-effect order
Chronological, or time, order
Configural formats
A keyword search
An organizational format that categorizes a topic according t…
an organizational format that develops an idea using a time o…
Organizational patters that are indirect and inexplicit
Boolean search
A keyword search
Cause-and-effect order
An organizational format that categorizes a topic according t…
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Research Chapter 12
Secondary Data Source
Secondary Data Sources
advantages of secondary data analysis
challenges of secondary data analysis
a method of using preexisting data to answer a research quest…
US Census tracks... agency records ... health claims/records
allows analyses of social processes in other inaccessible set…
risk minimizing or misunderstanding limitations put forth by…
Secondary Data Source
a method of using preexisting data to answer a research quest…
Secondary Data Sources
US Census tracks... agency records ... health claims/records
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Research chapter 12
Absolute risk (AR)
Absolute risk reduction (ARR)
Alpha (a)
Analysis of covariance (ANCOVA)
the proportion of people in a group who experienced an undesi…
The difference between the absolute risk in one group (e.g.,…
(1) In tests of statistical significance, the significance cr…
A statistical procedure used to test mean differences among g…
Absolute risk (AR)
the proportion of people in a group who experienced an undesi…
Absolute risk reduction (ARR)
The difference between the absolute risk in one group (e.g.,…
Research - Research Critique - Chapter 12
Critical Appraisal (Critique)
Critical Appraisal of quantitative stu…
Performing a critical appraisal of a s…
Referred journals
An examination of the quality of a study to determine the cre…
- Focused on rigor, design validity, quality, and meaning of…
1. Identifying the steps or elements of the study... 2. Determin…
Journals that have their articles critically appraised by exp…
Critical Appraisal (Critique)
An examination of the quality of a study to determine the cre…
Critical Appraisal of quantitative stu…
- Focused on rigor, design validity, quality, and meaning of…
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Research Methods in Psychology Ch 12
interaction effect
factorial design
cells
participant variable
the effect of an additional independent variable. ... A result f…
There are two or more independent variables. ... A study in whic…
A condition in an experiment; in a simple experiment, it can…
A variable whose levels are selected (i.e. measured), not man…
interaction effect
the effect of an additional independent variable. ... A result f…
factorial design
There are two or more independent variables. ... A study in whic…
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Research Chapter 12
What are Descriptive statistics used f…
In frequency distributions, __________…
Data for a variable can be completely…
Can the shape of a distribution can be…
used to summarize and describe quantitative data.
numeric values
the shape of the distribution, central tendency, and variabil…
with one tail longer than the other; it can also be unimodal…
What are Descriptive statistics used f…
used to summarize and describe quantitative data.
In frequency distributions, __________…
numeric values
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Research Chapter 12
Which of the following are considered…
Out the following sources in order fro…
T/F: Nurses are ethically obligated to…
T/F: Authors who publish their works i…
concept analysis
systems... summaries ... synopses ... synthesis ... studies
True
False
Which of the following are considered…
concept analysis
Out the following sources in order fro…
systems... summaries ... synopses ... synthesis ... studies
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Psychology Chapter 12
Alzheimer's Disease
Empty-nest Syndrome
Mortality
Eulogy
progressive form of mental deterioration
feelings of emptiness after children have left home
inevitable death
speech praising person who has just died
Alzheimer's Disease
progressive form of mental deterioration
Empty-nest Syndrome
feelings of emptiness after children have left home
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Chapter 12 (Abnormal Psychology)
Psychopathology
4 Characteristics of Abnormality
Statistical Rarity
Violation of Norms (Social Nonconformi…
The scientific study of abnormal or maladaptive behaviors, an…
1. Statistical Rarity... 2. Violation of Norms (Social Nonconfor…
Behavior that does not occur frequently in a population.... -The…
Violation of the written or unwritten rules of society (Norms…
Psychopathology
The scientific study of abnormal or maladaptive behaviors, an…
4 Characteristics of Abnormality
1. Statistical Rarity... 2. Violation of Norms (Social Nonconfor…
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Nursing Research Chapter 12
Population
Target population
Accesible population
Sampling
entire aggregation of cases that meet specified criteria
the entire population in which the researcher is interested
comprises cases from the target population that are accessibl…
process of selecting a portion of the population to represent…
Population
entire aggregation of cases that meet specified criteria
Target population
the entire population in which the researcher is interested
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Psychology Chapter 12
personality
unconscious
free association
psychoanalysis
An individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
In psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
Freud's theory of personality that attributes thoughts and ac…
personality
An individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
unconscious
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
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Chapter 12 Marketing Research
Five types of statistical analysis use…
Descriptive analysis:
Inferential analysis
Differences analysis
Descriptive Analysis... Inferential ... Differences... Associative... Pre…
Used by marketing researchers to describe the sample dataset…
Used when marketing researchers use statistical procedures to…
Used to determine the degree to which real and generalizable…
Five types of statistical analysis use…
Descriptive Analysis... Inferential ... Differences... Associative... Pre…
Descriptive analysis:
Used by marketing researchers to describe the sample dataset…
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Research Methods Chapter 12
assent
belmont report
confidentiality
ethics
affirmative agreement of participation in research by a child…
published in 1979 following gross scientific misconduct in th…
the manner in which the personal information gained through p…
the establishment of a set of guidelines for morally acceptab…
assent
affirmative agreement of participation in research by a child…
belmont report
published in 1979 following gross scientific misconduct in th…
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Psychology - Chapter 12 Online Terms - Personality: Theory, Research, and Assessment
Archetypes
Behavioral Genetics
Behaviorism
Biopsychosocial Model
According to Jung, emotionally charged images and thought for…
An interdisciplinary field that studies the influence of gene…
A theoretical orientation based on the premise that scientifi…
A model of illness that holds that physical illness is caused…
Archetypes
According to Jung, emotionally charged images and thought for…
Behavioral Genetics
An interdisciplinary field that studies the influence of gene…
Chapter 12 Research Methods
Baseline
Between-Subjects Design
Control Group
Experimental Group
An examination of someone before you expose him or her to a s…
Design comparing multiple groups
A group that does not receive induction in an experiment
The group of participants to whom you give the induction
Baseline
An examination of someone before you expose him or her to a s…
Between-Subjects Design
Design comparing multiple groups
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Chapter 12 Healthcare Research
Measurement
Reliability
Validity
Ordinal measures
the process of specifying and operationalizing a given concept.
the ability to repeat research and replicate findings, which…
the extent to which it actually assesses what it purports to…
those indicators or variables whose attributes may be logical…
Measurement
the process of specifying and operationalizing a given concept.
Reliability
the ability to repeat research and replicate findings, which…
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Chapter 12 Research Methods
Baseline
Between-Subjects Design
Control Group
Experimental Group
An examination of someone before you expose him or her to a s…
Design comparing multiple groups
A group that does not receive induction in an experiment
The group of participants to whom you give the induction
Baseline
An examination of someone before you expose him or her to a s…
Between-Subjects Design
Design comparing multiple groups
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COMM research Chapter 12
Social Experiments
Experiments
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Putting people in situation and testing to see what their to…
good to determine cause and effect (causation)
Is manipulated to effect the dependent variable (the cause)
The effect
Social Experiments
Putting people in situation and testing to see what their to…
Experiments
good to determine cause and effect (causation)
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Research Methods: Chapter 12
Correlational Research Strategy
Positive Relationship
Negative Relationship
Correlation
Two or more variables are measured to obtain a set of scores…
There is a tendency for two variables to change in the same d…
There is a tendency for two variables to change in opposite d…
A numerical value that measures and describes the relationshi…
Correlational Research Strategy
Two or more variables are measured to obtain a set of scores…
Positive Relationship
There is a tendency for two variables to change in the same d…
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Research Methods Chapter 12
Interaction effect
Factorial Design
Cell
Participant Variable
Result from a factorial design, in which the difference in th…
A study in which there are two or more independent variables,…
Represent the level of one independent variable
Variable such as age, gender, or ethnicity, whose levels are…
Interaction effect
Result from a factorial design, in which the difference in th…
Factorial Design
A study in which there are two or more independent variables,…
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Marketing Research Chapter 12
Data Analysis
Inference Analysis
Difference analysis
Association analysis
the process of describing a dataset by computing a small numb…
when marketing researchers use statistical procedures to gene…
used to determine the degree to which real and generalizable…
investigates if and how two variables are related
Data Analysis
the process of describing a dataset by computing a small numb…
Inference Analysis
when marketing researchers use statistical procedures to gene…
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Chapter 12: Evaluation Research
Evaluation research
Need assessment studies
Cost-benefit studies
Monitoring studies
undertaken for the purpose of determining the impact of some…
aims to determine the existence and extent of problems, typic…
determine whether the results of a program can be justified b…
Provide a steady flow of information about something of inter…
Evaluation research
undertaken for the purpose of determining the impact of some…
Need assessment studies
aims to determine the existence and extent of problems, typic…
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AP Psychology Chapter 12
sublimation
social cognitive theory
superego
structured interview
taboo impulses may even be channeled socially desirable behav…
combine behavioral and cognitive perspectives
moral arm of the personality
contains a set of specific questions that are administered to…
sublimation
taboo impulses may even be channeled socially desirable behav…
social cognitive theory
combine behavioral and cognitive perspectives
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Research Chapter 12
Level of significance
Two-tailed test of significance
One-tailed test of significance
Test statistic
The acceptance or rejection of a hypothesis is based upon this
Each end of the sample distribution is used
Should be used when there is a directional hypothesis
When the null hypothesis has been stated and the level of sig…
Level of significance
The acceptance or rejection of a hypothesis is based upon this
Two-tailed test of significance
Each end of the sample distribution is used
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Research - Chapter 12
Chi-Square Test
Parametric tests
Non-Parametric
Mean
Based on the assumption that if there is no relationship betw…
•More powerful... •Interval/Ratio
•Less powerful... •Nominal/Ordinal
Interval/Ratio
Chi-Square Test
Based on the assumption that if there is no relationship betw…
Parametric tests
•More powerful... •Interval/Ratio
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Research chapter 12
Critique studies of quantitative resea…
comprehension
comparison
analysis
Phase 1—Comprehension... Phase 2—Comparison... Phase 3—Analysis... Pha…
-Read the article carefully.... -Identify terms you do not under…
-Requires knowledge of what each step of research process sho…
-Overall logical development of the study must be examined.... -…
Critique studies of quantitative resea…
Phase 1—Comprehension... Phase 2—Comparison... Phase 3—Analysis... Pha…
comprehension
-Read the article carefully.... -Identify terms you do not under…
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Research: Chapter 12
Experimental Research Designs
Ecological Validity
Experiment
Experimental Condition
What is the effect of an independent variable on a dependent…
In experiments, the extent to which the findings can be gener…
A type of quantitative investigation that involves the manipu…
In an experiment, a situation in which one or more individual…
Experimental Research Designs
What is the effect of an independent variable on a dependent…
Ecological Validity
In experiments, the extent to which the findings can be gener…
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Research Chapter 12
Level of significance
Two-tailed test of significance
One-tailed test of significance
Test statistic
The acceptance or rejection of a hypothesis is based upon this
Each end of the sample distribution is used
Should be used when there is a directional hypothesis
When the null hypothesis has been stated and the level of sig…
Level of significance
The acceptance or rejection of a hypothesis is based upon this
Two-tailed test of significance
Each end of the sample distribution is used
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Research Chapter 12
When appraising the sampling of a stud…
Sampling is the process of
Population
Target population is
Threats to internal and external validity and bias need to be…
selecting units in a population in a study
a well defined set that has specified properties ... -can be co…
-established by the population criteria, is the entire set of…
When appraising the sampling of a stud…
Threats to internal and external validity and bias need to be…
Sampling is the process of
selecting units in a population in a study
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Chapter 12 Vocabulary - Research
Twenty Second Amendment
Twenty Fifth Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
It's a limit for election, effectively limit to two the numbe…
It's a deals with succession to the presidency of Vice Presid…
It's charge something with doing something wrong.
It's a political scandal of Democratic Party led to resignati…
Twenty Second Amendment
It's a limit for election, effectively limit to two the numbe…
Twenty Fifth Amendment
It's a deals with succession to the presidency of Vice Presid…
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