Lab 8 - Types of Variables
Class Activity - Due 2/28
l Formulate an idea for a study using the concepts we’ve just discussed.
l Choose from the following topics, or you may choose your own: anger, depression, alcoholism, test anxiety.
l Once you pick your topic, operationally define your IV as each of the 4 types of IVs (physiological, experience, stimulus, and participant).
l Pick one type of IV (physiological, experience, stimulus, or participant) and complete your study by doing the following:
-Operationally define your DV
-Identify potential extraneous and nuisance variables, for which you