Chapter2Qs - 1. Define empiricism. Please give an example...

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1. Define empiricism. Please give an example of something that you could only come to knowthrough empirical methods.
Extra Credit (1 pt): Can you think of something you can’t come to know by using empiricalmethods?
2. Explain the relationship between a theory and a hypothesis. What role do each of them playin the scientific method?
3. What is an operational definition? Please give examples of operational definitions for“happiness”, “aggression”, and “love”.
4. Define validity, reliability, and power. Please explain how reliability and power are interrelatedto one another.

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Term
Spring
Professor
SilviaY.Hanna
Tags
Psychology, Normal Distribution, Chapter 2, Intro To Psych

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