Other questions in this quiz

2. What was the aim of Loftus' 1979 experiment?

  • To find out whether anxiety in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether age in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether gender in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether mood in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.

3. What is a strength of this experiment?

  • It was valid
  • It was very reliable
  • It proves Loftus' idea that anxiety affects EWT
  • It was fun

4. What type of experiment did she do?

  • Lab experiment
  • Field experiment
  • Natural experiment
  • Controlled experiment

5. How did she select the participants?

  • Asked all her friends
  • Random sampling
  • Opportunity sampling
  • Volunteer sampling

Comments

No comments have yet been made

Similar Psychology resources:

See all Psychology resources »See all Memory resources »