statistic/Psychology

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writing

When citing statistics from a web page in your speech you need to provide which of the following: ALL The date and source of the statistic What population(s) the statistic represents The author responsible for the statistic or quotation

Psychology Statistics

Determine whether the numerical value is a parameter or a statistic? In a phone survey of 100 random homes in a country, 21 families had garages. Is this a parameter because the data set of 100 random homes is a population? Is this a statistic, because the data set of 100 ...

Statistic/Psychology

In using repression to predict an individuals performance on the criterion based on his or her score on the instrument, the prediction is least accurate when the correlation is: a.-1.00 b. 0.00 c 0.50 d. 1.00

PSYCHOLOGY

the study of similarities and differences in the behavior of different species called (biology, comparative psychology, environmental psychology, diffential psychology)

Psychology

An essential part of scientific thinking is not only how to use statistics correctly, but also how to identify the misuse of statistics. Our textbook authors suggest that students should: Answer distrust all statistics because they convey a false impression of certainty and ...

psychology

Need two peer reviewed articles to help me work on those questions. below Discuss how social psychology differs from other related disciplines (e.g., clinical psychology, general psychology, sociology). Explain the main types of research approaches/methods and their role(s) ...

college psyc. statistic

A psychology student wanted to examine the value of predicting GPAs based on IQ scores. She recruited undergraduate students enrolled in an introductory psychology class and administered the IQ test (M = 100.260, SD = 12.985) and requested their GPAs from the registrar’s ...

Social psycology

Prepare at minimum a 1,400 word paper (no maximum) in which you examine the discipline of social psychology. As a part of your examination, be sure to address the following items: o Define social psychology. o Discuss how social psychology differs from other related ...

Psychology

1. cognitive psychology can best be described: a. the study of higher mental processes b. the therapeutic applications of critical thinking. c. the area of psychology which attempts to reduce judgmental thinking. d. a subspecialty of psychology based exclusively on observation...

(math) statistic

For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 72 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 52 Mean = 72 Median = 68 Mode = 70 Midrange = 57

Statistic

In a statistic class, 10 scores were randomly selected with the following results were obtained: 74, 73, 77, 77, 71, 68, 65, 77, 67, 66 What are the inner fences?

College and Math Courses

Is statistic 243 equivalent to AP Statistic?

psychology

am needing help I have a paper due on compare and contast Normal and abnormal Psychology My problem is I can not find no information on what is Normal psychology. I have found great information on abnormal psychology with no luck on normal psychology can some one please ...

psychology

how a t Test for a dependent variable can be of great value in applying a new approach to the treatment of aggressive behavior to a small group of students. Why would this t Test be preferred to using another test statistic?

psychology

I have to define organizational psychology and the difference in general psychology. Let me know if I am correct and where I could find more information please. Organizational Psychology studies the behaviors of people in a formal organizations. While general psychology is the...

Animal Science

I need a statistic of how many dogs and cats are currently in a foster home in the us. Does anyone know a website that has this credible statistic? thanks

Psychology

Cognitive psychology can best be described as: A) The study of higher mental processes. B) The therapeutic application of critical thinking. C) The area of psychology which attempts to reduce judegmental thinking. D) A subspecialty of psychology based exclusively on ...

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 ...

Statistic/Psychology

Joe had a score of 72 on the Counseling Aptitude Scale, and the standard error of measurement of the scale is 3. Where would we expect Tom's true score to fall 99.5 percent of the time? a.71 to 73 b. 69 to 75 c. 66 to 78 d. 63 to 81

Statistic/Psychology

Joe had a score of 72 on the Counseling Aptitude Scale, and the standard error of measurement of the scale is 3. Where would we expect Tom's true score to fall 99.5 percent of the time? a.71 to 73 b. 69 to 75 c. 66 to 78 d. 63 to 81

psychology

how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior?

psychology

What makes psychology a science????? and What are independent and dependent variables in regards to scientific research in psychology?????

statistic/Psychology

According to classical test theory, if the observed variance of a test is 50 and the true variance is 40, what is the estimated reliability of the test? a. 0.40 b. 0.50 c. 0.80 d. 0.90

statistic/Psychology

According to classical test theory if the observed variance of a test is 50 and the true variance is 40 what is the estimated reliability of the test? a. 0.40 b. 0.50 c.0.80 d. 0.90

psychology

how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please.

statistics

I need so help figuring out which statement is true or false. 1. A parameter always describes a larger group than a statistic. 2. The sampling distribution of a statistic is the distribution of values taken by the statistic in all possible samples of all possible sizes from ...

math, please double check me

. The state of Maryland has a healthy children goal for childhood obesity. In the next 5 years, the state has a goal of decreasing the obesity rate to 11.3%. The current population mean obesity rate is 15.6%. After two years of a pilot intervention program in Garrett County ...

Psychology

What are the major contributions of Freud to psychology? How is is he the father of modern psychology?

Psychology

Dr. Wade excitedly explains that the difference between a male and female is apparent in the structure and function of the brain. She is so pleased that you have asked about her research that she eagerly shares slides of PET scans which support her hypothesis. Dr. Wade's ...

Statistic Psychology

Joe had a score of 72 on the Counseling Aptitude Scale, and the standard error of measurement of the scale is 3. Where would we expect Tom’s true score to fall 99.5 percent of the time? a. 71 to 73 b. 69 to 75 c. 66 to 78 d. 63 to 81 I selected A because of error is 3

psychology

Define psychology and examine its relevance to the study of psychology

psycology

700- to 1,050-word paper in which you examine the discipline of environmental psychology. As a part of your examination be sure to address the following items: o Define the discipline of environmental psychology. o Compare and contrast at least two major theoretical approaches...

Psychology

What is a number one reason for me as student majoring in psychology to learning about experimental and non experimental research involving psychology?

Psychology

Choose from these answers: [(A):histogram] [(B):population] [(C):parameter] [(D):statistic] [(E):random sample] 1. A ________ provides a numerical description of a sample. 2.The number of people in the U.S. as measured by the U.S.Census is a _______. For the first one i think ...

Psychology

Hello I to write a paper and part of the paper is asking for information I am not sure which way to go if some one can please help me with this I would appreciate it the section I am having a problem with is Explain the criticism of artificiality in the discipline of ...

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?

Psychology

Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology *C-social psychology...

Stats

2 samples were collected to determine whether there was a difference between two weight loss methods targeting men. The average weight loss method is provided for the 2 samples along with the respective standard deviations. Is the second method - with an average weight loss of...

psychology paper

Hello I have to write a paper and part of the paper is asking for information I am not sure which way to go if some one can please help me with this I would appreciate it the section I am having a problem with is Explain the criticism of artificiality in the discipline of ...

Psychology

Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology *C-social psychology...

statistics

The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

statistics

The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

Statistics in Psychology

What is a proper Null and Alternative HypothesThe CEO of ABC manufacturing commissioned a study to look at the differences between the current salaries of her employees by employee job title. There were three job categories: clerical, custodial, and managerial. The study ...

Statistics

To do inferential procedures comparing two proportions, we need another variance formula (our ruler). This formula is based on what principle? A) The variance of the difference of two statistics is the difference of the variances of each statistic. B) The variance of the ...

Math-Statistics

Suppose you want to test the claim that mean is not equal 3.5. Given a sample size of n = 45 and a level of significance of a = 0.10, when should you reject H0 ? A) Reject H0 if the standardized test statistic is greater than 1.96 or less than -1.96 B) Reject H0 if the ...

statistic

For a two-tailed hypothesis test, the test statistic is z = 1.42. What is the p-value?

Psychology

1. Samantha is suffering from fatigue and sometimes cannot make herself get out of bed in the morning. She feels that the world is a sad, unhappy place and would like to be relieved of her existence. Dr. Powell and Samantha examine her feelings very closely and consider the ...

statistics

Suppose you want to test the claim that mu is not equal to 3.5. Given a sample size of n = 31 and a level of significance of alpha = 0.10 when should you reject Ho? A) Reject Ho if the standardized test statistic is greater than 2.575 or less than -2.575. B) Reject Ho if the ...

statistic

how a t Test for a dependent variable can be of great value in applying a new approach to the treatment of aggressive behavior to a small group of students. Why would this t Test be preferred to using another test statistic?

psychology

how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please. i do not need links, i need answers.

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.

statistics

The p value is the: a. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the research hypothesis were true. b. probability with which a test statistic would occur if the null hypothesis were true. c. cutoff probability at which a test statistic is considered extreme. d. ...

psy

How do the major schools of psychology impact our daily lives? What are two of the main points of your Week 1 Foundations of Psychology Paper that you can apply to your life? How will you apply these aspects of psychology in your personal and professional life?

Psychology

Samantha is suffering from fatigue and sometimes cannot make herself get of of bed in the morning. She feels that the world is a sad, unhappy place and would like to be relieved of her existence. Dr. Powell and Samantha examine her feelings very closely and consider the ...

psychology

PLEASE HELP LAST QUESTION.??? Among William James's contributions to the science of psychology is that he A. he wrote the first American text in psychology b.. developed a psychodynamic treatment for mental illness. c.experimented with classical conditioning d. developed ...

statistics

5. The table below shows Psychology exam scores, Statistics Exam scores, and IQ scores for a random sample of students. What can you observe in the relationship between IQ and psychology, psychology and statistics, and IQ and statistics? Using a web-calculator, obtain the ...

math

As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I know 1.07 is a statistic. Please explain ...

Statistics

which of the following statements are correct? In hypothesis process, you should a)define the statistical hypothesis b)determine the region of acceptance c)calculate the test statistic d) compare the test statistic e)all the above

Statistics

To determine whether themean nicotine content of a brand of cigarettes is greater than the advertised value of 1.4 milligrams, a health advocacy program tests: Ho: mu = 1.4 Ha: mu > 1.4 The calculated value of the test statistic is z = 2.42. ==> How do I calculate the p-...

statistics

5. The table below shows Psychology exam scores, Statistics Exam scores, and IQ scores for a random sample of students. What can you observe in the relationship between IQ and psychology, psychology and statistics, and IQ and statistics? Using a web-calculator, obtain the ...

math

As a a test of a new measurement process, 10 measurements are made on pieces of glass known to have conductivity 1. The average of the 10 measurements is 1.07. Indicate whether 1 and 1.07 is a parameter or statistic and explain why. I understand that 1.07 is a statistic. ...

PSY/410

I need help finding information to this question please. I found some information on Modern Psychology but not Abnormal Psychology. Thanks in advance. Create a timeline that displays the development of abnormal psychology. Include at least five to seven main milestones.

statistics

mortgage broker is offering home mortgages at a rate of 9.5%, but the broker is fearful that this value is higher than many others are charging. A sample of 40 mortgages filed in the county courthouse shows an average of 9.25% with a standard deviation of 8.61%. Does this ...

Sociology/Psychology

I'm taking Sociology 1st semester and Psychology 2nd semester when I go to the 9th grade. I'm just curious but is there any topics (interesting ones) in Sociology and Psychology.

hypothesis statistic

how a t Test can be employed in hypothesis testing by the use of directional vs. nondirectional hypotheses. Discuss types of research where using the t statistic may be an appropriate alternative to using a z-score. Respond to at least two of your fellow students’ postings.

Psychology

How relevant is personality theory to the field of psychology? What percent of psychologists are currently working in the field of personality psychology?

statistic

will you help with my statistic class

Statistics

Can someone please help with this? A measurement follows the normal distribution with a standard deviation of 15 and an unknown expectation μ. You can consider that measurement to be the "original" distribution. Two statisticians propose two distinct ways to estimate the ...

Quantitative Statistic

Pennsylvania Refining Company is studying the relationship between the pump price of gasoline and the number of gallons sold. For a sample of 20 stations last Tuesday, the correlation was .78.   At the .01 significance level, is the correlation in the population greater than ...

URGENT Statistics

In performing two-tailed hypothesis test with v=20, you obtain a t-statistic of 2.41. The p-value is: Between 2% and 5%. I need help understanding how this range was gotten. I know that the t-statistic is between t.025 and t.01 and since this is a 2-tailed test these t-values ...

statistic

if the p value of the test statistic id equal to 1.36, then the p-value is

PSY/soo

Compare and contrast normal and abnormal psychology. · Examine at least two mental disorders and two mental illnesses from the perspective of psychology. · Discuss the similarities and differences among the therapies for each school of thought in psychology for treating ...

Psychology

In what ways do you see psychology used in the environment where you work? In what ways do you see psychology used in your everyday life? What are the similarities? What are the differences?

psychology

description of the central themes and strategies of positive psychology as you understand them from your reading. the reading did not cover the themes of positive psychology. I don't know what to do. I even googled this question and I have not found any materal to help answer ...

Psychology

What are electrolytic lesions in terms of psychology and the brain? I can't find it anywhere and I don't know what it means...

psychology

identify four key milestones in the development of cognitive psychology as a discipline?

Psychology

What do you think is the best way for personality psychology to move ahead in the future?

psychology

Jiskha experts, can someone please explain to me what is the premise of business psychology?

psychology

Name one to three important theorists associated with biological psychology.

psychology

What are some movies that is related to the issues of child development and developmental psychology

psychology

what are some movies that is related to the issues of child development and developmental psychology

psychology

How has psychology been impacted by the philosophical and religious theories of child rearing?

Psychology

What are the four key milestones in the development of cognitive psychology as a discipline?

Psychology

I am trying to identify four key milestones in cognitive psychology

Psychology

What different tools of psychology help us with work and everyday life situations?

psychology

what roles has psychology played in understanding and managing menstrual problems

psychology

How do the ideas of positive psychology differ from the traditional model of illness?

Psychology

How do the ideas of positive psychology differ from the traditional model of illness?

Psychology

1: Sarah is crying in her counselor's office. Which goal of psychology does this represent?

AP PSYCHOLOGY

I have an AP Psychology test tomorrow and I would like practice AP questions but I don't know any sites.

psychology

common requirements for the development of liberation psychology and some possible obstacles to its inception

psychology

identify at least four key milestones in the development of cognitive psychology as a discipline

psychology

. Which of the following is not an early school of psychology? (Points : 1) behaviorism voluntarism nativism functionalism

Psychology

In what ways do you see psychology used in the environment (work, home, school, etc.) on a daily basis?

psychology

Do you think it is necessary for a person in your field of study to learn psychology and neuroscience? Explain your answer.

psychology

whqt kind of psychology doees a person have who prefers to stay in closed rooms?

psychology

Imagine that Rasmussen College has asked the psychology department to research the study habits of its students

psychology

Imagine that Rasmussen College has asked the psychology department to research the study habits of its students

psychology

Hello I have a question. Is there a place for Gestalt psychology in current psychological research and application.

Psychology

How to study, get good grades, and complete a degree in psychology?

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