Psychology Crossword

When participants have done one condition they might perform better in the second condition because they know the task.
practice effect
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Characteristics of participants which might influence the way they perform in an experiment
individual characteristics
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During an experiment the participants might become tired and bored
order effects
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Participants act differently in an experiment because they know they are being studied
participant reactivity
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The sample is divided one group does condition A before B, the other group does condition B before condition A
counting balancing
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Any feature of the experiment which gives clues to the participants as to what is expected of them therefore might vhange their behaviour
demand characteristics
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What you can control
Independent variable
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What you measure
dependant variable
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The sample is divided in groups and each group does one condition
independent measures design
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The sample is divided in groups of participants who have been matched for relevant characteristics. Each group only does one condition
matched pairs design
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The participants do all the conditions
repeated measures design
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Characteristics of participants which might influence the way they perform in an experiment

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individual characteristics

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During an experiment the participants might become tired and bored

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Participants act differently in an experiment because they know they are being studied

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The sample is divided one group does condition A before B, the other group does condition B before condition A

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