More problems with experiments

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What are demand characteristics?
A cue which makes participants unconsciously aware if the aims of the experiment
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Experimental demand characteristics
When participants are in an experiment and they are unsure of a situation, they will look for cues about what they have to do
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What are investigator effects?
Anything that the investigator does which effects the results
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How can you deal with these problems?
Single blind design, double blind design
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Explain single and double blind design
Participant is unaware of the aims / Participant and conductor of experiment are unaware of the aims
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Experimental demand characteristics

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When participants are in an experiment and they are unsure of a situation, they will look for cues about what they have to do

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What are investigator effects?

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How can you deal with these problems?

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Explain single and double blind design

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