R.M.

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  1. Joint method of agreement and difference
    If A occurs, then so will X. And if A does not occur then neither X will
  2. An experiment occurs when a particular comparison is produced while other aspects of the situation are
    held constant
  3. Experimental Group
    We call the group of subjects that receives the i.v. the experimental group
  4. Control Group
    the designation for the untreated subjects
  5. Independent Variable
    manipulated by the experimenter
  6. Dependent Variable
    observed and recorded by the experimenter. Depends on the i.v.
  7. Control Variable
    • Potential independent variable that is held constant during an experiment.
    • It does not vary because it is controlled by the experimenter
  8. Independent variable is ______
    manipulated
  9. Dependent Variable is ________
    observed
  10. Control Variable is ______ ______
    Held constant
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R.M.
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2011-10-13 14:08:31
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Basics of Experimentation
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