Study Guides and Tips

There's a lot of information to absorb when it comes to studying psychology. Learn about the fundamental theories, take sample quizzes, and master the inner workings of the mind.
Filling out a survey
When to Use Surveys in Psychological Research
Random chance sample
Defining a Random Sample in Research
Random Assignment
The Definition of Random Assignment In Psychology
A within-subjects experiment
Within-Subject Design Experiments
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Why Validity Is Important to Psychological Tests
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Using a Representative Sample in Psychology
Taking a Likert scale survey
Using Likert Scales in Psychology
Tally marks for a frequency distribution
Frequency Distributions in Psychology Research
Student writing a critique paper
Tips for Writing a Psychology Critique Paper
Female college student conducting scientific experiment in science laboratory classroom
How the Experimental Method Works in Psychology
Architect viewing bar graph on digital tablet office
How Correlational Studies Are Used in Psychology
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Pros and Cons of Longitudinal Research
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Absolute Threshold of a Stimulus Examples
Doctor and patient with electrodes on head
How to Conduct a Psychology Experiment
Students sitting at table studying together.
The Best Study Methods for Psychology Students
A team of doctors meets in a conference room.
An Introduction to Psychology Research Methods
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Top Tips for Overcoming Procrastination
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Tips for Studying for the GRE Psychology Subject Test
Studying for a psychology exam
How to Study for a Psychology Test
filling in answer bubbles
5 Psychology Test-Taking Strategies and Tips
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How to Read Psychology Journal Articles
Psychology Flash Cards
How to Use Psychology Flash Cards
Student taking psychology notes
How to Take Psychology Notes
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What Is on the AP Psychology Exam?
Researchers working on a replication study
Replication in Psychology Research
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What Is an Independent Variable?
Studying a psychology research methods study guide
Psychology Research Methods Study Guide
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7 Depression Research Paper Topic Ideas
Graphing different variables
How Are Variables Used in Psychology Research?
College students studying psychology.
How to Study for Your Psychology Classes
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Put Your Short-Term Memory to the Test
Exploring the human mind
Psychology Research Jargon You Should Know
Woman calculating mean, median, and mode.
Identify and Calculate the Mean, Median, and Mode
Woman listening to music on the bus
How to Design a Music and Personality Experiment
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How to Test Conformity With Your Own Experiment
Girl sitting at breakfast table reading a book
Does Eating Breakfast Improve School Performance?
Researchers in a lab
The Experimental Group in Psychology Experiments
Flipping a coin is an example of random selection
How Random Selection Is Used In Research
How to calculate the mean or average.
Why Knowing a Mean (or Average) Is Useful in Psychology