What is the dependent measured variable independent

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Unformatted text preview: in an orphanage… or can we?   Bucharest Early Interven*on Project ▪  Randomly assign some children to receive high quality foster care, and some to receive “care as usual” in the orphanage 4 8/27/13   Example 1 of Experimental Method   You want to determine whether being raised in an orphanage affects children’s brain development   Bucharest Early Interven*on Project ▪  Randomly assign some children to receive high quality foster care, and some to receive “care as usual” in the orphanage   What is the independent (manipulated) variable?   What is the dependent (measured) variable?   Independent = manipulated   Dependent = measured   What about non ­experimental methods, when you can’t manipulate?   You will s<ll have independent and dependent measures…   Independent = measured predictor   Dependent = measured outcome   What about non ­experimental methods, when...
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