Core Studies - Samples

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  • Created on: 04-04-13 18:20

1. Which is the correct sample for Dement & Kleitman's study?

  • 9 participants - 7 men and 2 women. 5 intensively studied.
  • 5 participants - 3 men and 2 women. All intensively studied.
  • 10 participants - 5 men and 5 women. 6 intensively studied.
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2. Which is the correct sample for Baron-Cohen's study?

  • 3 groups of participants: 17 autistic (Asperger), 9 male, 8 female; 50 normal, 30 male, 20 female; 11 Tourette’s patients, 8 male, 3female
  • 3 groups of participants: 16 autistic (Asperger), 13 male, 3 female; 50 normal, 25 male, 25 female; 10 Tourette’s patients, 8 male, 2 female
  • 3 groups of participants: 15 autistic (Asperger), 12 male, 3 female; 30 normal, 15 male, 15 female; 10 Tourette’s patients, 5 male, 5 female

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

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

4. Which is the correct sample for Milgram's study?

  • 500 males 20-30 years from the New Haven area from low paying jobs
  • 40 males 20-50 years from the New Haven area whose jobs ranged from unskilled to professional
  • 50 males 18-40 years from the New Haven area from professional jobs.

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

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

Comments

James Ellis

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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