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PSYC100 FINAL REVIEW Experimental Research allows you to draw causal conclusions Scientific Method: Hypothesis : theory Prediction Experimental Design : get/report results Test Analysis Example: people seek out others to reduce anxiety Imperasism: determining which statements about the world are true by testing them against our own experiences Cult of Personality: base beliefs on the word of God/book Independent Variable: manipulated factor Dependent Variable: result, subject’s response Extraneous Variables: other factors besides manipulation of IV that affect DV Between subjects design: one group experiences one level & another group experiences a different level Within Subjects design: both subjects experience same level Limitation: factor you can’t control Correlation: the level of one variable is somehow related to the other Pos : both go in same direction Neg : opposite direction Can’t draw causal conclusion 3 variable always poss in correlation
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