Chapter 6: Research Design Explained

  1. You are now at the Chapter 6 section of the book's student Web site. Here you can
    1. Look over a concept map of the key terms and another of the problems that measures face. Then, look at a glossary of the key terms.
    2. Test yourself on the chapter objectives
    3. Test yourself on the key terms.

    4. Take some practice quizzes.
    5. Review by filling out a review sheet, looking at the key issues and reading the chapter summary.
  2. Use the appropriate "Measure chooser" link below to practice choosing the right measure for the situation.
  3. If you want to have a better understanding of scales of measurement, use one of the links below to download the "Scales of measurement " tutorial.

  4. To gain a better understanding of scales of measurement, explore the following links.

  5. To learn more about psychological testing, explore the following links.


  6. Help with answering the end-of-chapter exercises.


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