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Sarah Maguire has noticed at work that office meetings held in the late morning go more quickly than those scheduled after lunch.She tells her boss she'll bet that,if he holds his meetings at 11a.m,the group will spend moretime on the agenda and less discussing unrelated trivial matters .Sarah has just stated a/an:A operational definition
B theory
C hypothesis
D confirmation bias
I think correct answer is D but i am not sure:)))

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    I would agree with you.

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    I don't see how it can be D. A confirmation bias tends to be irrational, but your theory seems rational to me.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Confirmation_bias

    By the way, that's why we used to have teachers' meetings before school because the ending time was preset. <g>

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    Sorry, I thought you said C....then I would agree with you. Have to clean my glasses !

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