RESEARCHMETHODS - Axia College Material Appendix B Complete...

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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 The scientific method is an organized way that scientists use to test ideas and expand and refine their knowledge based on careful observation and experimentation. While examining a car that has broken down, a person may use the Scientific method to analyze the problem. At first they observe the problem, think of the possibilities that caused the problem, and find methods to a simple solution utilizing trial and error. Case study method It is based on an in-depth investigation of a single individual, group, or event In a case study, scientist may determine the sleep patterns of women in varying age groups, by creating clinical trials that observe women sleeping
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