Self-Assessment Chapter 2 - Chapter 2 The Methods of...

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Chapter 2 The Methods of Psychology
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1. As a science, psychology relies on observation as a method of attaining knowledge. This is consistent with which philosophical position? A. Dogmatism B. Empiricism C. Solipsism D. Nihilism E. Nativism
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1. As a science, psychology relies on observation as a method of attaining knowledge. This is consistent with which philosophical position? A. Dogmatism B. Empiricism C. Solipsism D. Nihilism E. Nativism
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2. In a study of aggression, Dr. Jones records an instance of aggression when a child’s hand makes audible contact with another individual. This description of aggression is a(n): A. operational definition. B. method. C. measure. D. demand characteristic. E. variable.
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2. In a study of aggression, Dr. Jones records an instance of aggression when a child’s hand makes audible contact with another individual. This description of aggression is a(n): A. operational definition. B. method. C. measure. D. demand characteristic. E. variable.
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same reading over and over has high: A. internal validity. B. power.
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2012 for the course PSYC 2305 taught by Professor Steven during the Spring '10 term at Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi.

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Self-Assessment Chapter 2 - Chapter 2 The Methods of...

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