S10+Exam+2+Study+Guide+ch2

S10+Exam+2+Study+Guide+ch2 - 16. What is a population, in...

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S’10 Exam 2 Study Guide Chapter 2 1. What is the scientific method? 2. What is a hypothesis? 3. What is an operational definition? Why are they important? 4. What is reactivity? Why is it important? 5. What is external validity? Why is it important? 6. What is internal validity? Why is it important? 7. What is naturalistic observation? 8. What is a case study? 9. What is an experimental research? 10. What is correlational research? 11. What are the differences between correlational research an experimental research? 12. Know how to interpret correlations. 13. What is a survey method? 14. Know the different types of samples of a population. 15. What is a dependent variable? Independent variable?
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Unformatted text preview: 16. What is a population, in terms of research? 17. What is a survey? Know the pros and cons. 18. What is experimental bias? What safeguards can be taken to prevent it? 19. What is an intelligence test? 20. What is an aptitude test? 21. What is an achievement test? 22. What is a personality test? 23. Be able to identify the mean, median and mode. 24. What is a placebo? 25. What is a confounding variable? 26. Why are control groups important? 27. What is a single-blind study? Double blind? 28. What are the ethical considerations in research? 29. What is an IRB? 30. What is informed consent? 31. Know the Prisoners of Silence video....
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