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Description: Video discusses the differences between basic and applied research and provides an example of a study that could be examined from both a basic and applied perspective.
Resource 2: Independent and Dependent Variables
Description: Animated video discusses the definitions of independent and dependent variables and provides examples of these variables in research.
Description: This episode explains extraneous variables in an experiment, and how certain variables can become confounding variables in an experiment.
Resource 4: Mediating vs. Moderating Variables
Description: The video discusses the difference between mediating and moderating variables as well as extraneous variables.
Resource 5: Hypothesis Testing
Description: Short article that discusses the differences between the alternative and null hypothesis using an example.