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1. snowball sampling

  • when one participant suggests other participants
  • when many people are chosen at once
  • where everyone has an equal chance
  • where the researcher throws snowballs at the particpants they want
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2. what is the definition of a lab experiment

  • the iv is manipulated
  • the dv is manipulated
  • the iv is naturally occuring
  • its always in a lab

3. what is an alternate hypothesis in an experiment

  • the null hypothesisthe
  • the prediction there will be a significant difference
  • the prediction there will be a significant correlation
  • none of the above

4. what are demand characteristics

  • when participants change their behaviour to suit the needs of the experiment
  • when participants are demanding
  • when articipants demand to know the answer
  • where participants change their behaviour to appear social desireability

5. participants only take part in one condition

  • matched pairs
  • none of the above
  • independent measures
  • repeated measures


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