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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 This is an organized way that they use to test ideas and expand their knowledge by careful observations. This is a way that psychologist formulate a research question. When you have researched all the questions and have observed the person. Case study method Is a method of research used by psychologists to draw a biography of the person, so they can understand a their
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Unformatted text preview: behavior. Survey method Means questions answered by people to gather their information in order to know more about their patients attitudes and behavior. This method is applied when a psychologists want to know more about their patients before hand. Naturalistic observation method This means that organisms are observed in a natural environment. It is applied when the eating habits are not normal. Correlation method This means when behavior or measured traits are related. Experimental method This is when you are trying to determine the cause and effect relationships. This is applied when a person has certain type of behavior and they need to know what causes it or effects it. PSY 210...
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