Why Is Research Important?

Review Questions

Scientific hypotheses are ________ and falsifiable.

  1. observable
  2. original
  3. provable
  4. testable

Hint:

D

________ are defined as observable realities.

  1. behaviors
  2. facts
  3. opinions
  4. theories

Hint:

B

Scientific knowledge is ________.

  1. intuitive
  2. empirical
  3. permanent
  4. subjective

Hint:

B

A major criticism of Freud’s early theories involves the fact that his theories ________.

  1. were too limited in scope
  2. were too outrageous
  3. were too broad
  4. were not testable

Hint:

D