Core Studies - Samples

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

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

  • 6 patients who had all had commissurotomies as a treatment for severe epilepsy.
  • 11 patients who had all had commissurotomies as a treatment for severe epilepsy.
  • 15 patients who had all had commissurotomies as a treatment for severe epilepsy.

3. 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

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

  • 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.
  • 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.

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

  • 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
  • 250 boys and girls between the ages of 3 and 8 years old from around Crediton, Devon

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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