psy210_appendix_b[1] - Axia College Material Appendix B...

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Axia College Material Appendix B Complete the following chart. The first column shows the name of a research method used in psychology. In the second column, write a brief description of that research method. In the third column, provide a situation when this method could be applied. Research Method Description Application Scientific method A method for obtaining scientific evidence in which a hypothesis is formed and tested Scientific method is used to compare the strongest brand of toilet paper by absorbing water on two different bands of toilet paper to compare the different type of the toilet paper. The hypothesis is formed by examining the observations carful and makes an educated guess as to what the outcome might be. Case study method A method of research based on a carefully drawn biography obtained through interviews, questionnaires, or psychological tests. A Case Study can consist of observation of children from the ages’ of 4, 5, and 6 regarding their behavior in the class
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