Think about the article by Gaertner and Bickman (1971), the one about
race and helping.
What are the two hallmarks of an experiment (generally speaking)?
Control of IV and Random assignment
Is the Gaertner and Bickm
Assignment #6: Are We Happy and Committed Employees?
a. Characteristics of my job that make me happy are schedule flexibility and the ability to be
artistic and creative, relationships I have built with my clients, also, making people feel good
Job Skills Forum
Job title 1: Psychiatric Technician
What are the skills/abilities/other requirements wanted by the employer advertising the job?
The employer has specified that applicant will be responsible for observing and assisting patients and
Operational definitions Measuring variables
Whenever we have to investigate some aspect of behavior that is vague or
may have multiple meanings, we need to define such terms or concepts in
ways that are precise, measurable, and concrete.
Essay question 1
An adolescent female has DNA factors that will contribute to onset of puberty. If her mother
had a disease that contributed to early menarche, then it is likely the daughter may also have it.
(Nature) If the adolescent fema