1c - Name Chapter 1c-Introduction to Psychology and...

This preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 15 pages.

The preview shows page 1 - 2 out of 15 pages.
NameChapter 1c--Introduction to Psychology and Research MethodsDescriptionInstructionsModifyAdd Question HereQuestion 1Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionIncome and crime within one's neighborhood have a negative correlation. We can say thatAnswerincreased crime causes income to decrease.increased income causes crime to decrease.as income increases, neighborhood crime decreases.as income increases, neighborhood crime increases.
Add Question HereQuestion 2Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionIf the correlations between one's self-concept and academic performance were positive, we could say that
Add Question HereQuestion 3Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionAbdul is listening to a radio talk show and hears the announcer talk about "a high correlation between crime and poverty."The announcer concludes that since there was a high correlation, poverty must cause crime. Abdul is taking psychology and isskeptical of what he just heard. He knows that
Add Question HereQuestion 4Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionOne of the advantages of the correlational method is that
Add Question HereQuestion 5Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionOne of the disadvantages of the correlational method is thatAnswercorrelations may be weak.correlations may be negative or zero.it can only be used in laboratory settings.the relationships observed between variables may be caused by some unknown third factor.
Add Question HereQuestion 6Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionIf a researcher finds a negative correlation between the number of hours that students play computer games and grades.This means that

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

End of preview. Want to read all 15 pages?

Upload your study docs or become a

Course Hero member to access this document

Term
Spring
Professor
BORIDERI
Tags
Psychology, researcher, Causality

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture

  • Left Quote Icon

    Student Picture