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independent groupsdesigns

used in experiments whenseparate groups of individuals participate in the different levels of the independent variable, so that each data set isindependent of each other. Also known as a between subjects orunrelated design, as comparisons are made between groups rather than within them.

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Psychology term of the day

September 29th 2021


a drug which increases activation of the central nervoussystem and the autonomic nervous system;decreasing fatigue, increasing physical activity andalertness, diminish hunger, and result in a temporaryelevation of mood.