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Quiz 7 :

Survey Design and Scale Construction: Is Going Greek a Great Idea

Quiz 7 :

Survey Design and Scale Construction: Is Going Greek a Great Idea

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Daniella asked her boyfriend Ricardo "Where do you see us in ten years?" Daniella is asking Ricardo a(n):
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"On a scale of 1 to 5, where 1 means awful and 5 means perfect, how well would you rate your interpretation of this course?" This question is an example of a(n):
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Gwen is utilizing a Likert scale for her dissertation study examining the impact of narcissistic and histrionic personality traits on romantic relationships. Another name for this type of scale is a(n):
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Franz utilized a rating scale for his thesis study, which examined degrees of stereotypical qualities of masculinity and femininity. Participants' responses across all scale items were summed to provide an overall score on the measure. This type of scale is known as a:
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Atlas and Morier (1994) conducted a study that examined differences in women who wanted to join sororities and women who did not want to join. Those women who wanted to rush a sorority tended to have a higher need to be the center of attention, but surprisingly did not have a higher need for:
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According to Park and colleagues (2008), students who joined Greek organizations as first-time college students were more likely to engage in:
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According to studies that examined variables related to the self, self-concept clarity refers to:
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Juanita is looking for the _____ on her school's library server in an effort to gain access to a comprehensive guide of more than 2,700 different scales and measures for public use.
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Ilona was asked by her research mentor to collect quantitative data in a systematic way to investigate the relationship between romantic interests and Internet search histories. Ilona's best approach to collect this data would be the use of a(n):
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You are able to do all of the following with a correlational study, EXCEPT:
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Raul was asked by his pastor "What are your thoughts on personal freedoms?" This is an example of a(n):
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According to a well-known 1995 study conducted by Baumeister and Leary examining social relationships, we human beings have a fundamental need to:
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Park, Sher, and Krull (2008) conducted a study investigating differences in first-time students in college who joined Greek life and those who did not. The study found that first-time college students who joined Greek organizations scored higher in:
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Lewandowski, Nardone, and Raines (2010) conducted a study assessing the role of self-concept clarity in relationships found that self-concept clarity is related to the:
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Tahmud is interested in studying the relationship between religious affiliation and various data practices. The best research approach to examine Tahmud's research question would be:
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Shaunta has a strong belief that she can achieve any academic outcome she sets her mind to. She is displaying a high level of:
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An important criterion to consider for each scale item to ensure quality is to write items that are:
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On most scales items are constructed using a series of which type of questions?
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Reta wants to examine the association between self-esteem and perceived popularity. The best research approach to answer this question would be:
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"On a scale of 1 to 10, where 1 means not interested at all and 10 means extremely interested, how interested are you in pursuing a career in academics?" This question is an example of a(n):
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