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Statistics in Psychology
Please help me with both of these questions. THANK YOU in advance for your for you help. 13. For the data, 9 5 10 7 9 10 11 8 12 7 6 9 (a) Compute the z-score for the raw score of 10. (b) Compute the z-score for the raw score of 6. 14. For the data in question 13, find find ...
Monday, February 3, 2014 at 11:25am

Statistics in Psychology
QUESTION 25: In a study you obtain the following data representing the aggressive tendencies of some football players:40 30 39 40 41 39 31 28 33(a) Researchers have found that  is 30 in the population of nonfootball players, 1X 5 5. 2 Using both tails of the sampling ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 4:43pm

Psychology
If you cannot put the symbols in clearly, spell out the names for the concepts.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:34pm

Psychology (statistics)
Don't know about Q 25, but I would use the median and quartiles.
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:33pm

Psychology (statistics)
I don't understand your notation. However, to answer your question, convert the raw scores to standard scores, like the Z score. Z = (score-mean)/SD Which Z score, if any, is higher?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 1:31pm

Psychology (statistics)
Assume that the data in question 25 reflect a highly skewed interval variable. (a) What statistics would you compute to summarize these conditions? (b) We compute them to be 14, 12, and 8.5, respectively. What conclusion about the study should you draw? (c) What conclusion ...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:41am

Psychology (statistics)
In an English class last semester, Foofy earned a 76 1X 5 85, SX 5 10). Her friend, Bubbles, in a different class, earned a 60 1X 5 50, SX 5 4). Should Foofy be bragging about how much better she did? Why?
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:40am

Psychology
For an IQ test, we know the population _ 5 100 and the _X 5 16. We are interested in creating the sampling distribution when N 5 64. (a) What does that sampling distribution of means show? (b) What is the shape of the distribution of IQ means and the mean of the distribution...
Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 11:37am

psychology
Kevin and Cheryl had completed their first day of naturalistic observation of adolescents at the local high school. As they discussed their experiences during the day, they found that they were both concerned about the difference their presence in the classrooms made on ...
Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 3:44am

Statistics
WEB CALCULATOR EXERCISE Descriptive Statistics 1 The table below presents data for a sample of people who completed a religious survey. Age Gender Denomination Church Attendance 56 1 7 4 46 2 6 5 49 2 6 5 49 1 1 5 27 2 9 5 51 1 4 2 47 2 2 3 67 1 5 4 49 2 2 6 33 1 12 6 55 2 9 5...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:56pm

social psychology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cognitive_d​issonance
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:00pm

social psychology
Whoever wrote this question has a serious grammar problem. The question asks about "an individual" and then refers to this singular antecedent with the plural pronouns "they" and "their." If the person's behaviors don't match his or her ...
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 8:00pm

social psychology
Assume that an individual engages in behaviors that are in conflict with their stated religious beliefs, and they experience dissonance. What impact might this have on their beliefs? What might allow people to productively resolve that dissonance?
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:37pm

psychology
I agree with Bob Pursley. Why would anyone do your assignment for you? Or ... do you have a question about this assignment? If so, please ask it. But don't expect others to do your work for you.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 6:32pm

psychology
That I know? Why would I write a one page paper for you on this? It is difficult for me to believe that you were given an assigment by a professor to have me write a one page paper about a child I know. I am not even enrolled in that class.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 6:31pm

psychology
need help on a one page paper about resiliencey in a child you know. need to describe their personal characteristics, did they have a warm relationship with at least one parent and what about social support
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 6:28pm

Psychology
What are your choices? Is heredity or genetics among them?
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 1:11pm

Psychology?
Indicate your specific subject in the "School Subject" box, so those with expertise in the area will respond to the question. It seems like Margo.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 1:02pm

Psychology
Within each gene, elements of DNA are arranged in a particular order, forming a code that influences the synthesis of particular proteins. This code affects every aspect of the body, from its structure to the chemicals that keep it running. The above process describes:
Monday, January 27, 2014 at 1:13pm

Statistic/Psychology
90
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 10:35pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#q=where+does+spanking+fall+between​+punishment+and+discipline
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 2:13pm

psychology
where does spanking fall between punishment and discipline
Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 2:08pm

psychology??
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 6:36pm

computer needs help
How is this psychology?
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 4:21pm

psychology
20 You are trying to boot your computer but your computer keeps displaying a message after the POST that says “'invalid specification”. What does the error mean?” a. an attempt to overclock the primary drive has failed...
Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at 12:33pm

Psychology
I agree.
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 4:39pm

Psychology
According to the APA, the ethics of informed consent requires that research participants must: A. know nothing about the research study B. enter the study with minimal knowledge of the risks C. be free to terminate their participation in a study D. have full, detailed ...
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 4:37pm

intro to psychology
Ten inches a day? This question has an error. The rainiest places on earth average a little more than one inch a year. http://www.weather.com/news/science/natu​re/wettest-place-earth-20130529
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 4:32pm

Psychology
An experimenter wants to find out if drinking coffee makes people more alert. The amount of coffee a person drinks is the: A. hypothesis. B. dependent variable. C. independent variable. D. correlation coefficient. I believe the answer is D. correlation coefficient
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 4:28pm

intro to psychology
The weather person on the evening news reports that the average daily rainfall for the last six months is 10 inches. A farmer is trying to determine how the rain might affect his crops. This report will be meaningless to the farmer unless he also knows the:
Monday, January 20, 2014 at 3:34pm

Psychology
http://www.google.com/search?q=social+fa​cilitation+history&oq=social+facilitatio​n+h&aqs=chrome.4.69i57j0l5.20308j0j8&sou​rceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 6:51pm

Psychology
How has the definition of social facilitation evolved
Monday, January 6, 2014 at 6:46pm

Psychology
http://www.questia.com/library/journal/1​P3-1013098831/recent-advances-in-the-tre​atment-of-delusional-disorder
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 4:29pm

Psychology
What treatments are done in Canada to help people with Delusional Disorder?
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 4:21pm

psychology
Please do not use all caps. Not only is it harder to read, but it is like SHOUTING online. Thank you. Also, it would help if you proofread your questions before you posted them.
Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 12:23pm

Psychology
The conclusion depends upon your thesis statement and your supporting arguments in the body of the report.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 2:20pm

Psychology
How do I write a conclusion and recommendation for a psychological report? This report is about analyze Canada's relationship with Great Britain, USA and itself in the 1920s.
Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at 2:12pm

linear optimization
During a summer session a student enrolls in two courses, psychology for four hours and engineering for three hours. The student wants to use the available time to amass the largest number of grade points (numerical grade multiplied by the number of hours). Students who have ...
Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 10:45am

biology
Notice that my address is "Psy," which stands for psychology. Since this is not my area of expertise, I searched Google under the key words "carbon cycle" to get these possible sources: https://www.google.com/search?client=saf​ari&rls=en&q=carbon+...
Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 2:34pm

Psychology
http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead.c​om/Reinforcement__Controlling_Behavior.p​df http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead.c​om/Reinforcement__Random.pdf Be aware that even mere attention can be a reinforcer.
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 1:02pm

Psychology
http://psychology.about.com/od/researchm​ethods/a/correlational.h
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 12:17pm

Psychology
Read, read, read ... and let us know what you decide to write. http://www.google.com/search?q=how+does+​positive+reinforcement+work&oq=how+does+​positive+reinforcement+work&aqs=chrome..​69i57j0l5.6551j0j7&sourceid=chrome&espv=​210&es_sm=119&ie=UTF-8
Monday, December 23, 2013 at 10:26am

Psychology
The question that I have is how is a positive reinforcement going to teach a child or person not to repeat the wrong behavior.
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 11:51pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/search?q=social+ps​ychological+research+on+conformity&oq=so​cial+psychological+research+on+conformit​y&aqs=chrome..69i57.10742j0j8&sourceid=c​hrome&espv=210&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 6:35pm

psychology
Ken Garoo would like to read about social psychological research on conformity. He should look at the research of:
Sunday, December 22, 2013 at 6:29pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/search?q=person+ce​ntered+therapy&oq=person+centered+therap​y&aqs=chrome..69i57.13177j0j8&sourceid=c​hrome&espv=210&es_sm=93&ie=UTF-8
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:44pm

psychology
a person centered therapy
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 9:41pm

statistics in psychology
Using an online calculator, we have 4 data pairs (x,y): (1,10) (1,8) (2,4) (4,-2) Regression equation: y = a + bx y = 12.3 - 3.67x This is the line of best fit. You can plot the scatter graph using the points above (x,y) to see how close the points are to the regression line...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 6:23pm

statistics in psychology
12. Four research participants take a test of manual dexterity (high scores mean better dexterity) and an anxiety test (high scores mean more anxiety). The scores are as follows. Person Dexterity Anxiety 1 1 10 2 1 8 3 2 4 4 4 –2 (a) Scatter Graph: Scatter and Regression
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 3:40pm

Abnormal psychology
Since I don't know the answer to your question, I searched Google under the key words "children adults anxiety depression" to get these possible sources: https://www.google.com/search?client=saf​ari&rls=en&q=children+adults+anxiety+dep​ression&ie=UTF-...
Monday, December 16, 2013 at 12:00pm

Abnormal psychology
How do the experiences of children who feel anxiety or depression compare to those of adults who feel anxiety or depression? Explain your answer.
Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 10:55pm

psychology
https://www.childwelfare.gov/systemwide/​laws_policies/statutes/manda.cfm
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 11:05pm

psychology
the legal requirement that professionals notify appropriate authorities about cases in which children and certain other groups of vulnerable individuals are being abused is referred to as a) parens patriae. b)informed consent. c)duty to warm. d)mandated reporting.
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 10:52pm

psychology
what might be some of the things that you could use as test items that would tap into this general form of intelligence that would not be overly affected by cultural matters? If not, why not?
Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 1:49pm

psychology
. Which of the following is the MOST accurate conclusion one can draw about the mental health field?
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 9:16pm

Psychology
None
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 8:55pm

Psychology
Albert Ellis’ ABC Theory A. Activating Experiences — usually some frustration B. Beliefs — what we think about the activating experiences, which mediates the experiences to determine the consequences. Problems are likely to be exaggerated if we 1. Ignore the ...
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 12:08pm

Psychology
The answer is C. Albert Ellis depicts the relationship between irrational belief and negative emotions through use of the A-B-C model.
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 11:24am

Psychology
17 Albert Ellis depicts the relationship between irrational belief and negative emotions through use of: a. a contingence contract. b. dialectrical theory. c.the A-B-C model. d. observational learning.
Monday, December 9, 2013 at 11:06am

psychology
Since typically children do not have as many resources to deal with these conditions, I would assume their conditions are likely to be more severe and long-lasting.
Friday, December 6, 2013 at 1:05pm

psychology
How do the experiences of children who feel anxiety or depression compare to those of adults who feel anxiety or depression? Explain your answers.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 8:01pm

Biology
I'm not sure exactly what you are asking. In psychology, positive control (or at least an attempt at it) involves incentives and rewards. Negative aspects involve punishment or lack/removal of reward. If this is what you are seeking, you should be able to think of examples.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 4:27pm

MICROECONOMICS
How have insights from the field of psychology influenced the thinking of economists in recent years?
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 11:19am

Psychology
4 The big Five in personality theories refers to which of the following? a. a set of functional traits such as neuroticism and openness to experiences. b. the group of personality theorists who criticized Freud's theory as too sexual. c. The effect of positive ...
Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 11:05am

Psychology
Personality" is a dynamic and organized set of characteristics possessed by a person that uniquely influences his or her cognitions, emotions, motivations, and behaviors in various situations. These stable influences are called personality. Personality disorders are a ...
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 11:35pm

Psychology
1 In Psychology, the study of personality focuses on: a. change. b. stability. c. external factors. d. learning factors.
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 9:34pm

Psychology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Big_Five_pe​rsonality_traits
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 7:02pm

Psychology
4 The big Five in personality theories refers to which of the following? a. a set of functional traits such as neuroticism and openness to experiences. b. the group of personality theorists who criticized Freud's theory as too sexual. c. The effect of positive ...
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 6:56pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/search?q=why+study​+psychology+article&oq=Why+study+psychol​ogy%3F&aqs=chrome.1.69i57j0l5.14790j0j8&​sourceid=chrome&espv=210&es_sm=93&ie=UTF​-8
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 11:24am

psychology
This is an assignment" Why study psychology?". Please help me.
Friday, November 22, 2013 at 1:25am

Psychology
1 In Psychology, the study of personality focuses on: a. change. b. stability. c. external factors. d. learning factors.
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:14pm

Psychology
9 Dr. Kyle shared the newspaper clipping with the class. “This is an unusual case, but I believe that punishment phase of the trail would have been different in another state. The crime was committed, but the defendant is not in touch with reality most of the...
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:11pm

psychology
Sexual arousal in human begins is different from that of other animals. It is clear that human sexual arousal can occur:
Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 8:08pm

Psychology
http://psp.sagepub.com/content/37/7/942
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 8:23pm

Psychology
Jeremy feels that Gloria is far too good looking for him, but he's comfortable dating Jody, since he sees her as about as physically attractive as he is. A psychologist would say Jeremy is illustrating the _______ hypothesis. A. reciprocity B. looking glass C. similarity ...
Monday, November 11, 2013 at 5:56pm

Psychology
http://www.google.com/search?q=interacti​on+between+hormones+and+behavior&rlz=1C1​AVSX_enUS414US423&oq=interaction+between​+hormones+and+behavior&aqs=chrome..69i57​j0l5.1577j0j8&sourceid=chrome&espv=210&e​s_sm=122&ie=UTF-8
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 12:29pm

Psychology
I need help on collecting information for my research paper. Thanks in advance. Prepare a 1,400- to 1,750-word paper in which you explain the interaction between hormones and behavior, and how these interactions affect the determination of gender identity. Address the ...
Sunday, November 10, 2013 at 11:29am

Psychology
Please Help
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 9:56pm

statistic
Let x be a random variable that represents the length of time it takes a student to complete a take-home exam in Dr. Larson’s psychology class. After interviewing many students, it was found that x has an approximately normal distribution with mean =5.2 and standard ...
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 6:45pm

Psychology
Which of the following variables are independent and dependent? 1. Personality and Gender 2. Happiness 3. Scores
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 2:25pm

Psychology
http://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/200​9/operational-definition/ In the future, you can find the information you desire more quickly, if you use appropriate key words to do your own search. Also see http://hanlib.sou.edu/searchtools/.
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 12:55pm

Psychology
What are examples of operational defintions in a experimental Psychology research journal. For instance, would the Oxford Happiness Questionnaire (OHQ)be an example of an operational definition in a psychology experiment? If yes, how come?
Wednesday, November 6, 2013 at 10:24am

college resume
This is one: Psychology Won first place in final Psychology project competition. The winning 11 Project project included writing a 5 pg essay on the cognitive affects of Award genetic algorithm on intellectual performance, producing a well developed poster board and ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 2:32pm

college resume
Is there any way to edit or improve this? Community Service Description Grades(s) Hrs/wk wk/yr BuildOn Raised $2,000 through active fundraising and community service, donated all funds to Malawi, lived with a host 10 56 4 family for a week to fully ascertain their lifestyle, ...
Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at 12:49pm

science
Slight correction needed: Fisher, G., Brady, A., & Lees, J. (2011). "A study of on-line learning styles." The Journal of Psychology, 12, 85-114. The directions and examples in here will help, too. Be sure to click on the image to zoom in and see everything clearly. ...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 6:32pm

science
apa style Different reference identify at least seven different problems with the following reference and the re-write the reference in its proper form Jo-Anne James; John Welles. (Nov.2009). The effects of Sleep Deprivation on Driver Errors, journal of applied psychology, vol...
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:31pm

science
apa style identify at least seven different problems with the following reference and the re-write the reference in its proper form Gary Fisher, Alan Brady and Joan Lees. A study of On-Line Learning Styles. (2011). The journal of psychology, vol. 12, pp. 85 to 114
Monday, November 4, 2013 at 1:30pm

Psychology
There answer is delusions. To be exact it is delusions of influence.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 10:36pm

science
Different reference identify at least seven different problems with the following reference and the re-write the reference in its proper form Jo-Anne James; John Welles. (Nov.2009). The effects of Sleep Deprivation on Driver Errors, journal of applied psychology, vol 20, ...
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:55pm

science
identify at least seven different problems with the following reference and the re-write the reference in its proper form Gary Fisher, Alan Brady and Joan Lees. A study of On-Line Learning Styles. (2011). The journal of psychology, vol. 12, pp. 85 to 114
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 6:52pm

abnormal psychology
What do you think?
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 2:00pm

abnormal psychology
True.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:59pm

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false Abnormal psychology examines the concept of “differentness.” The spectrum of “differentness” is narrow in scope when compared to other areas of psychology.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:55pm

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false With regard to life transitions, adolescence appears to be a time of particular stress because of the many changes that occur.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:50pm

abnormal psychology
Since they also cover preventative strategies for disorders, the statement is false.
Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 1:01pm

abnormal psychology
Is this true or false Behavioral medicine and health psychology are concerned with reducing the stress of illness but not necessarily preventing the stress.
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 10:44pm

Social Psychology
We cannot determine if you were tempted. However, these articles might help you. http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead.c​om/Influence_Antecedents.pdf http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead.c​om/Influence__More_Principles.pdf http://drdavespsychologypage.homestead....
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 2:04pm

science
Find and save a piece of junk mail. What is this piece of mail trying to persuade you to do? Were you at all tempted by the offer? Why or why not? What principles of social psychology does it use to accomplish its goals? How could you use your social psychology knowledge to ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:41pm

science
The piece of junk mail i found was about the new ipad air What is this piece of mail trying to persuade you to do? Were you at all tempted by the offer? Why or why not? What principles of social psychology does it use to accomplish its goals? How could you use your social ...
Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 12:24pm

Forensic Psychology
If you're expecting someone here to do your entire assignment for you, you've come to the wrong place. But if you have an actual question about your assignment, please post it, and someone here may be able to help.
Thursday, October 31, 2013 at 10:37am

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