View the step-by-step solution to:

Question

Hello,

I am taking a Nursing Research class


On an assignment we have to pick the correct

term from a list of word choices. Statement is "A researcher develops a new instrument to measure coping skills and conducts a pilot study to compare the new tool with an existing tool that measures this concept"

▪︎ I had picked the term Reliability from the choice list (since my understanding of Reliability definition is its concern for comparibility, precision, reproducibility then thought now it woud be Convergent validity becasue its two scales measuring the same concept but i think its supposed to be administered at the same time and positively correlated)


Now I am back to Reliability as answer...please Help


▪︎Appreciate the help and input. Thanks

Top Answer

Sign up to view the full answer

Why Join Course Hero?

Course Hero has all the homework and study help you need to succeed! We’ve got course-specific notes, study guides, and practice tests along with expert tutors.

-

Educational Resources
  • -

    Study Documents

    Find the best study resources around, tagged to your specific courses. Share your own to gain free Course Hero access.

    Browse Documents
  • -

    Question & Answers

    Get one-on-one homework help from our expert tutors—available online 24/7. Ask your own questions or browse existing Q&A threads. Satisfaction guaranteed!

    Ask a Question