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The Personality Puzzle Study Set 2

Psychology

Quiz 2 :

Personality Research Methods

Quiz 2 :

Personality Research Methods

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According to the text, the goal of a scientific education is to
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Researchers must use clues to personality in their research because personality
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To obtain S data, a psychologist can
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When gathering data or clues about personality, the best policy is to
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________ data are the most frequently used basis for personality assessment.
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According to the text, accidental mistakes in judging personality are considered ________, whereas inaccurate judgments that are influenced by prejudices are considered ________.
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Because each kind of data has limitations, personality psychologists should
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To assess the personality traits of a group of 5-year-olds, researchers use puppets to illustrate different personality traits. Children are then asked to pick the puppet that best matches their personalities. This is an example of ________ data.
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I data essentially measure
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The typical experimental psychologist in a testing situation collects ________ data.
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In order to examine the relationship between early life experiences and adult criminality, Dr. Robbins asks his research participants to fill out questionnaires describing their early lives. He then obtains copies of their arrest records from the county courthouse. The questionnaires used in Dr. Robbins's study would be ________ data, whereas the arrest records would be ________ data.
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The Thematic Apperception Test and the Rorschach test elicit ________ data.
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What is one advantage of collecting descriptions of a participant's personality from his or her acquaintances?
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According to the text, a ________ would receive technical training, whereas a ________ would receive scientific education.
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What you do may be influenced by how you see yourself and how you are seen by others. This means that your self-perceptions and others' perceptions have
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According to the textbook, there are no perfect ________ of personality, only ________.
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I data are
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There is a possibility that individuals are so accustomed to certain aspects of their personality that they might not be aware of those traits. This is called the ________ effect.
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According to a study reported in the text, researchers were able to predict individuals' level of conscientiousness and openness to experience based solely on various aspects of their bedrooms. This study used ________ data to assess personality.
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The goal of the dissertation in the process of scientific education is to demonstrate that the future scientist
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