p 51 52 When evaluating research you should ask all of the following questions

P 51 52 when evaluating research you should ask all

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(p. 51-52)When evaluating research, you should ask all of the following questions EXCEPT A.Who conducted this research?B. What sample was used?C. What theory informed this research?D. Do the findings reflect the data?80.(p. 51-52)Sociologists evaluate research by asking all of the following questions EXCEPT A. What is the sample?B. What theory informed this research?C. What data was used?D.Who paid for this research?81.(p. 51)Connell saw a research study that found that individuals who owned a smart phone had more sex partners than individuals who did not own a smart phone. Which question would be the most important for Connell to examine to assess the findings of this study? A.What was the sample?B. What theory informed this research?C. Where was this study conducted?D. What is the research question?Bloom's Taxonomy: ApplyLevel: Moder
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82.(p. 51)Henry read two research studies on men's contributions to housework. One study found that men did 50 percent of the housework and the other study found that men did 30 percent of the housework. In order to assess the differences in these findings, what question should Henry ask? A. What was the sample?B. Are these findings justified?C.How were the variables operationalized?D. What was the research question?Bloom's Taxonomy: ApplyLevel: Moder
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h 83.(p. 52)How have modern technological advances assisted the research process? A. Technology has not assisted the research process.B. Qualitative data are easier to collect and analyze.C.Both qualitative and quantitative data are easier to collect and analyze.D. Quantitative data are easier to collect and analyze.Bloom's Taxonomy: Remember
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h 84.(p. 38-39)Which of the following is NOT one of the problems researchers face when conducting social research using human participants? difficult to control research settings and human participants.participants can change their behaviors when studied.existing data provides more valid results.than natural laws.Bloom's Taxonomy: Remember
Level: Basic
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: Soc
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85.(p. 39)Garner is conducting a study on how students who live on campuseat. He asked participants to record where they ate each of their meals. He found that during the week he collected data, there was a large increase in the number of students eating in the dining hall when compared to the weeks before and after he conducted his study. With whatphenomena should Garner be concerned in his findings? effectBloom's Taxonomy: ApplyLevel: Moder
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