Julia Nan PID: 720195521 Psychology 101-001 Research Paper I pledge that I have neither received nor given unauthorized assistance on this assignment A scientific experiment is conducted on the basis that the independent variable will take an effect on the dependent variable. In the experiment, the independent variable is a condition that is manipulated by the researchers. The independent variable gives the research study a meaning, and a condition to be tested on. The dependent variable, on the other hand, is a variable that is thought to be varied by the changes of independent variable. The changes in the dependent variable tell the researcher whether there is a correlation between the independent variable and the dependent variable. The experimental group includes test subjects who receive treatments that are actually being studied in the research. The data collected from the experimental group tells the researcher whether the independent variable has an effect on the dependent variable. The control group
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