Chapter 2 Quiz

Instructions
Chapter 2 Quiz

This assessment is worth 10 points.

  1. Which of the following statements is true?   (1 point)

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  2. Which term is used to describe a systematic, organized series of steps that ensures maximum objectivity and consistency in researching a problem?   (1 point)

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  3. Which is commonly the second step in the scientific method?   (1 point)

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  4. An operational definition is:   (1 point)

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  5. Which of the following best describes the notion that the higher the level of one's education, the higher one's income level will be?   (1 point)

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  6. A research design is a (an.:   (1 point)

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  7. Selecting a research design is important because it may be affected by the amount of time and the:   (1 point)

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  8. A researcher studies adolescent attitudes about senior citizens by analyzing the lyrics of popular music and the depiction of the elderly in teen magazines. This is an example of:   (1 point)

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  9. Sociologists have often criticized one another for failing to:   (1 point)

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  10. Which sociologist argued that sociological research should focus on social change and on relevant research developed by non-sociologists?   (1 point)

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