A causal study is one that _.
correct answer: attempts to reveal why or how one variable produces changes in
The study of the use of space is called _.
correct answer: proxemics
Exploratory research is finished in all of the following sit
Who answers measurement questions?
correct answer: Participants
A researcher who is method-bound is likely to _.
correct answer: prefer one research approach over all others
Which of the following questions is considered when discussing the manag
Which of the following is not a type of personal interview data collection method?
correct answer: Electronic mail
Which of the following is not a reason for the growth in web-based surveys?
correct answer: Internet penetration rates
Which data coll
Diffusion of treatment refers to the treat to internal validity brought on when _.
correct answer: people in the experimental group communicate the treatment with
people in the control group
Burger King is examining the sales potential for a new bur
A predictive study showed that a company would gain a 10% market share if it reduced its
product price by $5. The study assumed competitors would keep the prices of their products
Correct Answer: As the company cannot control the price decisi
Which of the following is not a source for finding government statistics?
Correct Answer: U.S. Code
Data on a university's enrollments are available in all university departments
through a client server network. This data availability is best referred
Maria is conducting research to better understand how consumers respond to the
atmosphere and environment in restaurants. She visits several restaurant locations
and observes characteristics of the environment and all of the behaviors of the
Snowball sampling is a nonprobability sampling technique in which _.
correct answer: participants are chosen and then refer others with similar or
When individual depth interviews are aided by the use of computer-generated
Which variable listed below is the variable manipulated by the researcher, thereby
causing an effect on another variable?
correct answer: Predictor
Concepts are more _, while constructs are more _.
correct answer: concrete, abstract
Rachel is int
Companies that comply with the _ are granted immunity from legal action under
the EUs data protection directive.
correct answer: Safe Harbor Agreement
All of the following are ways to protect participant confidentiality except _.
correct answer: off