Psychological Thinking

Psychological Thinking Exam 2 Type and double-space your answers. There is not specific format, but grammar and spelling do matter. If your answer is more than 1 page, please staple the pages together. Make sure to answer the questions for each of the assigned articles (all listed on the REVISED calendar). Bring your answers to class. You will be allowed to use them for the in-class portion of the exam, but will not be allowed to alter the answers during class. For each of the assigned research articles (not the textbook)
1) Summarize a. What was the main purpose of the research? b. What did they find? c. Why do the results matter? d. Is the research correlational or experimental? 2) Identify the variables a. What is the operational definition b. Identify each as IV(Predictor)/DV (Outcome)/Control 3) Identify the hypotheses/research questions 4) Without worrying about specific statistics, what were the general findings? Read Katz & Lambert (2016) linked in this folder. 1) Summarize a. What was the main purpose of the research? b. What did they find? c. Why do the results matter? d. Is the research correlational or experimental?
2) Identify the variables a. What is the operational definition b. Identify each as IV(Predictor)/DV (Outcome)/Control
3) Identify the hypotheses/research questions

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