Paper 2 - Research Methods Recap

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1. Choosing every 4th house on a street is an example of:

  • Opportunity sampling
  • Stratified sampling
  • Volunteer sampling
  • Systematic sampling
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2. What is the accepted level of significance in psychology?

  • 0.05
  • 0.5
  • 0.01
  • 0.1

3. A high standard deviation might indicate:

  • A repeated measures design
  • A high mean
  • A widely spread set of data
  • A low dispersion

4. If there were 6 male students in a psychology class of 20, the ratio would be 6:14 would be:

  • A cheek-to-cheek ratio
  • A part to whole ratio
  • A part-to-part ratio
  • A whole to part ratio

5. Which is least likely to apply to participant observations?

  • Insight into group mentality
  • The risk of 'going native'
  • Giving a first-hand account
  • Low external validity

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