Types of Experiments

When the IV is highly controlled and participants are in an artificial environment
Lab Experiment
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When participants are observed in their own environment but the IV is manipulated
Field Experiment
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When the researcher takes advantage of an existing IV that would have changed without the researchers manipulation
Natural Experiment
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IV is pre-existing between ppl (age, gender)
Quasi Experiement
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EG: observing the difference between children who have been adopted and those who haven't
Natural Experiment
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EG: investigating the difference in the ability to recall info between young and old people
Quasi Experiment
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When participants are observed in their own environment but the IV is manipulated

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Field Experiment

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When the researcher takes advantage of an existing IV that would have changed without the researchers manipulation

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IV is pre-existing between ppl (age, gender)

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EG: observing the difference between children who have been adopted and those who haven't

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