Control groups should receive exactly the same
treatment as the experimental effects when conducting a research study.
22. Random assignment is when
each participant is assigned alphabetically to each condition.
23. Double-blind studies
control only for the placebo effect.
24. Athletes have been shown to have poorer
performance on academic tests compared to non-athletes in college.
25. Student athletes who believed they were accepted
to college based on their athletic performance were also found to have higher
scores on tests than non-athletes.
26. College student-athletes who were exposed to “high
threat” stereotypes before testing were more likely to perform better than
those exposed after testing.
27. One of the common
guidelines for ethical research is that participants may not withdraw from a
study once they start.
28. Critical thinking
requires making judgments that are well reasoned and well thought out.
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