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experimental condition

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(Statistics) statistics one of the distinct states of affairs or values of the independent variable for which the dependent variable is measured in order to carry out statistical tests or calculations. Also called: condition
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Noun1.experimental condition - the procedure that is varied in order to estimate a variable's effect by comparison with a control condition
experiment, experimentation - the act of conducting a controlled test or investigation
procedure, process - a particular course of action intended to achieve a result; "the procedure of obtaining a driver's license"; "it was a process of trial and error"
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Experimental condition was considered as the between-subjects variable, word type was considered as a within-subjects variable, and the index of the dependent variable was the length of reaction time participants took in distinguishing the position of the target words.
Following two practice trials, a block of 40 stimuli (unimodal or bimodal), with a duration of 5000ms, were presented depending on the experimental condition.
However, we have to satisfy the restriction of obtaining enough clusters with at least one member of each experimental condition, as to reach the desired number of items per condition.
To enact the minimal-group classrooms in this study, children were allocated either to the experimental condition where adult figures used perceptually salient groups (colour "teams") to organise everyday activities and gave regular reminders about the competition or to the control condition where adults did not refer to the groups despite children doning salient group markers (similar to the situations where adults ignored perceptually salient social categories [8]).
Each confederate was instructed to test 24 participants (12 male and 12 female), 8 in each experimental condition.
Because each experimental condition was the first condition experienced by at least one group, effects on skill acquisition could be determined.
The impact of exposure to scarcity and abundance narratives on partner selectivity was assessed using a mixed ANOVA with experimental condition (control vs.
A sub lethal dose of 120 mgL1 was applied under short (2 4 and 8) and long term (16 32 and 64 days) experimental condition.
For the records of the first experimental condition, where there was no uncertainty, the fencers had to make a simple straight lunge when the circle appeared in the center of the plastron ([S.
In the present study, we compared an experimental condition, in which students designed assignments for a simulation on electrical circuits and were supported by a detailed design scaffold that guided the students through different steps (described more fully in the Method section), with a control condition.
Following the warm up, the subjects were instructed to begin exercising in the UR experimental condition and to reach a speed of 120 steps * [min.

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