Research Methods: key facts you need to know

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1. What is the term used to describe a participant who gives false answers so that they will be seen in a positive light?

  • order effects
  • social desirability bias.
  • demand characteristics
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2. What is the term used to describe a number between -1 and +1?

  • correlation coefficient
  • poistive correlation
  • negative correlation
  • equal correlation

3. What type of question should you include in a questionairre?

  • filler questions
  • double-barrelled
  • complex questions
  • emotive

4. What procedure would you use to conceal the participant from the condition they are in?

  • blind
  • single blind
  • double blind

5. What is mode?

  • most common score
  • the total score divided by the amount of numbers
  • subtracting the lowest score from the highest one
  • middle score


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