Reading comprehension about the bbc article how often do men really think about sex

Question 1 of 8

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General understanding:
The studies show that men think about sex every seven seconds.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 2 of 8

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General understanding:
The text is about a study trying to find out how many times men think about sex per day.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 3 of 8

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Reading for detail:
The text describes "experience sampling":

Select one of the following:

  • It's a scientific approach where scientists ask people to write down diaries after each day.

  • It's a scientific approach where scientists interview people about their habits.

  • It's a scientific approach where scientists perform brain scans to understand the brain better.

  • It's a scientific approach where scientists ask people to document their brainwork at once.

Question 4 of 8

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Reading for details:
The scientist speculated that, due to their outcomes, men recorded more thoughts about sleep, food and sex, because ...

Select one or more of the following:

  • ... men tent to be more receptive for permissive thinking.

  • ... men are commenly more impulsive.

  • ... men seem to recognize simple emotions as thoughts.

  • ... men seem to have better abilities in combinatorial analysis.

Question 5 of 8

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The "white bear problem" shows, that

Select one or more of the following:

  • as soon as you try to forget a thing you will start thinking about it again.

  • it is easy to torture little children.

  • ironic questions in study layouts can't lead to success.

  • you have keep the age and sex of the participants of the study in mind, as their way of thinking differ that much, that the results won't be computable.

Question 6 of 8

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To be "a victim of the experimental design" means,

Select one of the following:

  • the participant will suffer in this experiment.

  • the participant will not react like in real life.

  • the participant is not appropriate for the experiment.

  • the participant won't know the answers to the questions.

  • the participant will have to solve creative tasks.

Question 7 of 8

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At the approach by Wilhelm Hoffman and colleagues the study participants,

Select one or more of the following:

  • needed to have a smartphone.

  • were aked to record their actual thoughts at pre-arranged times every day.

Question 8 of 8

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Why is the Hoffman approach assumed to be more accurate than the Fisher study?

Select one or more of the following:

  • Because the participants didn't focus on the study's question.

  • Because the participants had to write down their thoughts.

  • Because the participants didn't know the topic of the study.

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Reading comprehension about the bbc article how often do men really think about sex

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