Core Studies - Samples

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1. Which is the correct sample for Piliavin's study?

  • Two girls acted as observers, one boy was a confederate and the other acted as a victim. Four different teams, with a Black ‘victim’ in one of the teams.
  • Passengers who were on the train (between 59th street and 125th street) weekdays between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m.
  • Passengers who were on the train (between 60th street and 120th street) weekdays between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
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2. Which is the correct sample for Rosenhan's study?

  • Hospital staff in 12 different hospitals.
  • Hospital staff in 8 different hospitals.
  • 8 sane people who acted as ‘pseudo-patients’. 5 men and 3 women of various ages over 20 years. and occupations
  • 8 sane people who acted as ‘pseudo-patients’. 4 men and 4 women aged between 18 - 30 and of similar occupations

3. Which is the correct sample for Maguire et al.'s study?

  • 16 healthy, right-handed male licensed London taxi drivers. 50 healthy right-handed males who did not drive taxis.
  • 50 healthy, right-handed male licensed London taxi drivers. 50 healthy right-handed males who did not drive taxis.
  • 15 healthy, right-handed male licensed London taxi drivers. 50 healthy right-handed males who did not drive taxis.

4. Which is the correct sample for Samuel and Bryant's study?

  • 250 boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 8 years old from around Crediton, Devon
  • 252 boys and girls 5 - 8.5 years old from around Crediton, Devon
  • 200 boys and girls between the ages of 5 and 10 years old from around Crediton, Devon

5. Which is the correct sample for Freud's study?

  • Little Hans from Vienna in Austria. 3-5years
  • Little Hans from Devon in the UK. 3-5 years
  • Little Hans from Florida in the USA. 2-6years

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James Ellis

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If i recall correctly the Psuedopatients weren't the participants in Rosenhan, they acted as observers noting the behavior of the doctors and nurses within the hospitals. So the sample was the staff not the psudopatients. Other than that good quiz

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