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Unformatted text preview: a. the pop-up principle b. present/present bias c. cherry-picking evidence d. being overconfident A survey of married women employed outside the home included the question "Does your spouse bother to help you around the house?" What is the problem with this question? a. The person writing the question was overconfident of the answer. b. It is an example of confirmatory hypothesis testing. c. It reflects the present/present bias. d. It is cherry-picking the evidence. After two students from his school commit suicide, Marcelino thinks that the most likely cause of death in teenagers is suicide. What type of bias is affecting in his thinking? a. the present/present bias b. confirmatory hypothesis testing c. the Barnum effect d. the pop-up principle...
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- Fall '06
- Pavlina, confirmatory hypothesis testing, present/present bias