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    Dr. Block, a social psychologist, enlisted several undergraduate students to help out his study. They posed as victims of a crime and asked "real" participants to help them. The proper research term for Dr. Block's undergraduate students is

    a. Assistants.
    b. Confederates.
    c. Helpers.
    d. Evaluators

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    Answer: b. Confederates.

    Similarly, in one study, men and women were approached by attractive confederates of the opposite sex and asked whether they would go out on a date that night, go back to the ...

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    Dr. Block, a social psychologist, enlisted several undergraduate students to help out his study. They posed as victims of a crime and asked "real" participants to help them. The proper research term for Dr. Block's undergraduate students is what? The best answer and explanation are provided.

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