Instructions: By now you have read Chapter 2: Psychological Research. You job for this assignment is to answer the following personal adjustment/critical thinking questions that pertain to topics in chapter 2. Each answer needs to be a minimum of one paragraph (5 sentences) to received full credit.
- As a college student, you are no doubt concerned about the grades that you earn while completing your coursework. If you wanted to know how overall GPA is related to success in life after college, how would you choose to approach this question and what kind of resources would you need to conduct this research?
- Are there any questions about human or animal behavior that you would really like to answer? Generate a hypothesis and briefly describe how you would conduct an experiment to answer your question.
- Aside from biomedical research, what other areas of research could greatly benefit by both longitudinal and archival research?