PSY 2301 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Demand Characteristics, Naturalistic Observation

23 views4 pages
5 Oct 2019
School
Department
Course
Professor
Chapter 2: Scientific Methods in Psychology
1. What is a hypothesis?
a testable prediction
2. When an experimenter wants to determine if his or her results are convincing, or if they might
have arisen by accident instead, the experimenter relies on _______
statistical techniques
3. An investigator repeats the procedures of someone else's experiment but obtains different
results. Therefore, the results of the first experiment were not _______
replicable
4. Before conducting any experiment on humans, a psychological investigator must obtain
informed consent.
Unlock document

This preview shows page 1 of the document.
Unlock all 4 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in

Get OneClass Grade+

Unlimited access to all notes and study guides.

Grade+All Inclusive
$10 USD/m
You will be charged $120 USD upfront and auto renewed at the end of each cycle. You may cancel anytime under Payment Settings. For more information, see our Terms and Privacy.
Payments are encrypted using 256-bit SSL. Powered by Stripe.