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1. researchers recorded behaviour every time it occured during a 10 minute observation. which sampling method was used

  • time
  • event
  • opportunity
  • random
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2. extraneous variable

  • the variable the researcher changes
  • a variable other than the IV which could affect the DV and therefore needs to be controlled
  • a variable other than the IV which could affect the DV and therefore needs to be controlled
  • what is chnged to see an affect

3. an ethical guideline where you must disscus the procedure beforehand wiht the participant

  • advice
  • debrief
  • protection
  • deception

4. what is a structured observation

  • none of the above
  • when there is a pre determined behaviour checklist
  • when event sampling is used
  • when the observation is done in a controlled setting

5. what is the main strength of covert observations

  • all of the above
  • they're high in ecolgical validity
  • they're quick
  • they're ethical

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