G544 Psychology Experiments Quiz

HideShow resource information

1. What is an Operationalised Hypothesis?

  • A hypothesis which predicts the effect of the IV on the DV
  • A hypothesis which states there will be no effect of the IV on the DV
  • A hypothesis which shows how variables are going to be tested, by describing them
  • A hypothesis which predicts the direction in which results are expected to occur
  • A hypothesis which states there is some kind of difference between two events
1 of 16

Other questions in this quiz

2. What is a Laboratory Experiment?

  • An experiment where the independent variable is naturally occurring and therefore cannot be manioulated
  • An experiment conducted in highly controlled conditions and usually in laboratory settings
  • An experiment conducted in the participants own environment

3. What is an Interview?

  • Questions where the participants give a written response or responds on a computer
  • Questions asked face-to-face or over the phone
  • Questionnaire that measures psychological variable

4. What id the Dependent Variable?

  • The variable that you measure (effect)
  • The variable which you manipulate (cause)

5. What is a Field Experiment?

  • An experiment conducted in highly controlled conditions and usually in laboratory settings
  • An experiment conducted in the participants own environment
  • An experiment where the independent variable is naturally occurring and therefore cannot be manioulated

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Research methods and techniques resources »