Each person is given an equal opportunity to be in a treatment or control group by means of ______ sampling.
Negative correlations are typically weaker than positive correlations.
A key element in a research experiment is random assignment of participants to groups.
A correlational study is useful for helping to understand if one event causes another event to occur.
After stringing beads from a large necklace onto a smaller empty string, a child states that there are now more beads on the small string than there were on the larger string. What cognitive concept (Piaget's theory) does this behavior best illustrate?
Woolfolk's position on the issue of labeling exceptional students is that such practices
have both positive and negative effects and need to be exercised cautiously.
is a disadvantage in certain situations.
Which one of the following statements is TRUE about intelligence?
Gardner's theory of multiple intelligences.
Based on the underlying idea of Gardner's theory, one might expect minor brain damage to
interfere with one type of functioning but not affect other areas.
What is the typical correlation between deviation IQ scores from an individual intelligence test and school achievement for the general population of school-age students?
about equally by heredity and environment.
Terman's classic study found that children who are gifted tend to be
Current beliefs about teaching the gifted
no students with a disability can be denied a free public education.
Students with a physical disability
Tammy received her fourth F in her math class. She accepted the grade and believes that there is nothing she can do to improve her scores. Tammy appears to be experiencing
Hyperactivity can be most accurately described as a
variable set of conditions with differing sets of causes.
In treating hyperactivity, the medication that seems to work best is
Self-help and domestic
an absence seizure.
A combination of speech and manual reading methods
All of the following student conditions are covered under Section 504 EXCEPT