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    hey,
    Im studying psychology at AS level and im really stuck with my coursework. I know the experiment that im carrying out. The serial positioning effect. where i give two groups of people a list of words to remember but give one of the groups a dispacement task like saying the alphabet backwards before they remember the words.
    So i know what im doing in the experiment but i have no idea how to write it up, like with the into, method, hypothesis e.t.c....and ive only got just over a week to do it..what do i write? please help me someone!!

    Hey I do AS level Psychology too, heres how i wud record the results.
    Discover the average number of the words recalled from the group that were not given the displacement exercise, then do the same with group 2 (find the average number of words they recalled) This will enable u to see the distinct difference between the groups recall average.
    Your hypothesis with be basically to see how a displacement exercise interupts the process of repetition and in turn makes the recall of the words on the list a lot more difficult.
    I hope this helped,

    Anita xXx
 
 
 
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