Age and Eyewitness Testimony

Question 1 of 18

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Parker and Carranza showed primary school children and college student a slide of a real crime

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Question 2 of 18

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Parker and Carranza's study showed that age does affect the accuracy of eyewitness testimony

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Question 3 of 18

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Parker and Carranza's study showed that children were more accurate than adults

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Question 4 of 18

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Can the Parker and Carranza study be easily replicated? True for Yes, False for No

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Question 5 of 18

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Are they any ethical concerns with Parker and Carranza's study?

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  • True
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Question 6 of 18

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The Parker and Carranza study was high in generalisability

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  • True
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Question 7 of 18

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The Parker and Carranza study was not ecologically valid because it was a naturalistic experiment

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  • True
  • False

Question 8 of 18

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Yarmey's experiment was a lab experiment

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  • True
  • False

Question 9 of 18

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Yarmey's study involved people being asked to recall the physical characteristics of a women they just spoke to 2 minutes ago for 15 seconds.

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  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 18

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Yarmey's study showed that they were no difference in the accuracy of recall between ages

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  • True
  • False

Question 11 of 18

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Yarmey's study is not generalisable and representative of all age groups

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  • True
  • False

Question 12 of 18

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Yarmey's study is ecologically valid

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  • True
  • False

Question 13 of 18

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Memon et al's study is the most recent study

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  • True
  • False

Question 14 of 18

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Memon et al found no difference in the accuracy of recall when there was no delay between incident and recall

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  • False

Question 15 of 18

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When a delay was given, Memon found that younger people were less accurate

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  • True
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Question 16 of 18

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Memon's study is not generalisable because it did not use age groups that are representative of the population

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Question 17 of 18

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An advantage of Memon's study is that it could be replicated so results can be checked for reliability

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  • True
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Question 18 of 18

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Memon's study is not ecologically valid

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Age and Eyewitness Testimony

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