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Variable
A factor or element within the study that is likely to change.
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Independent Variable
The variable/s the experimenter manipulates (i.e. Changes).
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Dependent Variable
A DV is the variable which is measured by the experimenter after they have manipulated the IV.
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Extraneous Variables
Extraneous variables are other variables (not the IV) which could affect the results of the experiment e.g. the weather.
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yourself
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The variable/s the experimenter manipulates (i.e. Changes).

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Independent Variable

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A DV is the variable which is measured by the experimenter after they have manipulated the IV.

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Card 4

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Extraneous variables are other variables (not the IV) which could affect the results of the experiment e.g. the weather.

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yourself

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