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hypothesis. experimental variable. theory. Add Question HereQuestion 105Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionIn order to determine the cause of behavior, the questions we ask must be Answertentative. testable. based on theory. novel. Add Question HereQuestion 106Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionYour best friend passes you in the school hallway and glares at you without speaking. You think, “Now, why did she do that?” One possible explanation could be that she saw you flirting with her boyfriend. Within the framework of the scientific method, that possible explanation for your friend’s behavior would be considered a(n)_____, which will remain tentative until it has been tested. Answertheory operational definition hypothesis relative certainty Add Question HereQuestion 107Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionAn industrial-organizational psychologist has been asked to identify the ways in which high-stress and low-stress game designers are different. After questioning the game designers about how much stress they experience, she comes up with the tentative explanation that low-stress game designers feel they have more control over their work.This tentative explanation would constitute which step in the scientific method? Answertheory building operationally defining the problem proposing a hypothesis
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gathering evidence through observations Add Question HereQuestion 108Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionWhich of the following could serve as an experimental hypothesis? AnswerAlthough 25 percent of U.S. drivers say they wear their seatbelts, only 14 percent really do. A case history of multiple personality appeared to be caused by traumatic childhood experiences. College women who are anxious tend to want to wait together. All of these could serve as experimental hypotheses. Add Question HereQuestion 109Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionA(n)_____ states the exact procedures used to represent a concept. Answerabstract definition operational definition case study theory Add Question HereQuestion 110Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionIn order to permit scientific study, covert behaviors are Answerestimated. not included in the analysis. prevented from interfering with the experiment. operationally defined in terms of overt behavior. Add Question HereQuestion 111Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionThe researcher stated that in his experiment, “frustration is described as any interruption of the subject before he or she finishes the timed puzzle.” This description is considered to be a(n) Answerestimated value. theoretical element. operational definition. hypothesis. Add Question HereQuestion 112Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionThree research assistants were assigned the task of counting the number of times a particular student exhibited inattentive behaviors during a 30-minute math class. The first research assistant counted five inattentive behaviors, the second recorded eight, and the third observed only two. Assuming the three research assistants are equally accurate in what they observed, the most likely
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