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2. How did she select the participants?

  • Asked all her friends
  • Opportunity sampling
  • Volunteer sampling
  • Random sampling

3. What was the aim of Loftus' 1979 experiment?

  • To find out whether anxiety in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether mood in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether age in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.
  • To find out whether gender in eyewitness testimony affected later identification.

4. What type of experiment did she do?

  • Lab experiment
  • Controlled experiment
  • Field experiment
  • Natural experiment

5. What is a strength of this experiment?

  • It proves Loftus' idea that anxiety affects EWT
  • It was very reliable
  • It was fun
  • It was valid

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