research quiz

enclosed you will find the quiz for the field of research as it relates to psychology. 

This is due Friday the 13th by 2200 eastern standard time.

Use your research to find the appropriate answers to the quiz. Be thourough in your response to the essay questions without being too lengthy. 

Psych 665 Steps for Creating Methodology:- Week Four – Genetic and environmental influences of alcohol abuse leading to drug addiction.

Using Figure 1.2 in Ch. 1 of Exploring Research, create a flowchart using Microsoft ®  Word or a similar program that helps you identify what research design to use for your research question. 



The purpose of the self-reflection essay is for students to examine how their history, values, emotions, and/or beliefs contribute to their understanding of class material or concepts.  One of the primary requirements is the ability to look at oneself openly and honestly and to convey such awareness in the essay.  Students are to address the following:

With reference to research and theorists, describe your relationships with principle care givers in your life and with the environment in which you were raised and how these have affected your development as a person.  How has your experience changed as you have become an adult?  What is your understanding of how your experience and development differs from your parents’, children’s, and/or grandparents’ experience? 

Bring in material from the readings and peer-reviewed reserarch and illustrate it with your developmental experience as case material.  The paper should be 7-9 pages in length.

Assignment 3: The Mozart Effect

In this assignment, you will read an article about the Mozart effect and identify various parts of the research process. This exercise will help you learn how to read a research article and to understand the research process.

Read the following article:Rauscher, F. H., Shaw, G. L., & Ky, K. N. (1993). Music and spatial task performance. Nature, 365. 6447: 611. (October 14, 1993). (ProQuest Document ID 76004658).

In your article summary, respond to the following questions:State the research hypothesis in your own words. Identify the independent and dependent variables.What were some variables the researchers controlled in their study? Why was this necessary?What evidence do the researchers offer as a test of their hypothesis? Is this evidence empirical (observable)? Is it valid?What explanation do the researchers offer for their findings? Does the evidence justify this explanation?

Read the following article:

Jenkins, J.S. (2001). The Mozart effect. Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine, 94, 170-172.

Based on your readings, respond to the following:Do you think there is any merit in the study (Rauscher, Shaw, & Ky, 1993)? Give three reasons for your position.Does the study take individual differences in spatial ability into account? Explain your answer.What are two ways in which the experiment could be modified to make the results more generalizable?

Write a 5–6-page paper in Word format. Apply APA standards to citation of sources. Use the following file naming convention: LastnameFirstInitial_M1_A3.doc.

By Wednesday, May 13, 2015 , deliver your assignment to the M1: Assignment 3 Dropbox.Assignment 3 Grading Criteria Maximum Points Accurately identified and described the research hypothesis and variables studied in the research article. Identified any control variables, and explained the necessity of controlling them.12Evaluated validity of the evidence presented as a test of the hypothesis in the research article.12Evaluated interpretation of results in the research article.12Critically assessed the merit of the research study providing at least three reasons.12Evaluated whether the test took into account individual differences in spatial ability giving reasons.12Suggested at least two ways to modify the experiment to make the results more generalizable.20Wrote in a clear, concise, and organized manner; demonstrated ethical scholarship in accurate representation and attribution of sources; displayed accurate spelling, grammar, and punctuation.20Total: 100


Ethics Paper – Review and Edit

Need review and suggetions.


Cultural Influences on Work and Leisure Time


 Assignment 1: Discussion—Cultural Influences on Work and Leisure Time

American society places much emphasis on merit through work. Vacation periods in the U.S. are the shortest among industrialized nations. Many argue that advanced technology has only busied people’s lives further, instead of alleviating the time necessary to complete day-to-day tasks.

Using the readings for this module, Argosy University online library resources, and the Internet, complete the following:Examine Huizinga’s “Play Theory.” Why is “play” differentiated from other activity? What makes play “play” and not just another activity one does in the day?Considering this theory, evaluate how culture influences your play and leisure time.

Support your statements with examples and scholarly references.

By Saturday, February 2, 2013 , post your response to the appropriate Discussion Area. Through Wednesday, February 6, 2013 , review and comment on at least two peers’ responses.

Discussion Grading Criteria and Rubric

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I need help answering 2 questions. Link for question one is attached. No more than 500 words.

Discuss how the attachment, secure or insecure, might impact on the personality and behavior of the child. How might this affect future relationships? and reply to 2 students discussion.

 Discuss how the attachment, secure or insecure, might impact on the personality and behavior of the child.  How might this affect future relationships? and reply to 2 students discussion.

Journal self-reflection

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Risk Assessment

To prepare View the video, The Psychopath Next Door, available in the Learning Resources. Review the items/factors associated with psychopathy as shown in the Learning Resources.

Link to video-

Post a response to the following: Analyze the assessment measures and traits discussed in the documentary program, The Psychopath Next Door. Based on the Psychopathy Checklist, Revised (PCL-R), explain the potential risk factors that should be addressed by forensic psychology professionals when addressing future risk of an individual. Provide specific examples. 

Support your responses with evidence from the Learning Resources or other academic material.