Research Methods

a clear precise statement that states the relationship between variables to be investigated
hypotheses
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states the direction of the difference or relationship
directional hypothesis
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doesn't state the direction
non directional hypothesis
3 of 8
clearly defining variables in terms of how they can be measured
operationalisation
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the variable that is measured
DV
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something about the situation that is manipulated/changed
IV
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nuisance variables which may interfere with the experiment
extraneous variables
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when participants try to work out aim of study then change their behaviour- no longer natural
demand characteristics
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states the direction of the difference or relationship

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directional hypothesis

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doesn't state the direction

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clearly defining variables in terms of how they can be measured

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the variable that is measured

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