forced-choice

forced-choice

a test or experimental procedure where a respondent has to select a response from a limited set of alternatives.
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This meta-analysis focuses specifically on forced-choice experiments that have tested for precognition (i.
Forced-choice tests (FCTs) have a long tradition in psychology, and were proposed to address response bias in Likert-type items (Christiansen, Burns, & Montgomery, 2005; McCloy, Heggestad, & Reeve, 2005).
Rule Stating and Following Pre -and Post-discrimination Training Prior to the start of each slot machine phase, participants were asked to tact each symbol by completing fill-in-the- blank and forced-choice worksheets.
Forced-choice tests are widely used in order to reduce the impact of different response set biases typically associated to psychological tests (e.
Students showed a preference for the authoritative teaching style on both the rating and force-choice measures and this preference was not moderated by the parenting style of their parents as assessed with both continuous and forced-choice measures.
Therefore, Experiment 2 will examine whether such manipulation is affecting familiarity using a slightly different study task and a new recognition test (a two forced-choice task to test familiarity at the item level).
In this project, we will address this issue by characterizing the activity of populations of neurons in the rat auditory cortex while they perform a two-alternative forced-choice discrimination task for detecting sound location relative to the midline.
This paper emphasizes the psychophysical measurement of spatial bright-ness, but the methodological techniques are applicable to other characteristics of lighting and other psychophysical dimensions (for example, sound, taste) that can be measured using forced-choice discrimination.
Independents' views on the forced-choice question are similar, with 50% saying Romney would do a better job and 40% saying Obama would.
It links design to experimental tasks, from multiple choice and forced-choice to physiological studies, and it includes stimulus materials, issues, and resources.