8. What Is The Relationship Between Reliability And Validity In Research

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|Question |Answer |
|8. What is the relationship between reliability and validity? How |If data are valid they must be reliable if information is reliable that |
|can a test be reliable but not valid? Can a test be valid but not |does not mean that it is valid. Reliability is a necessary but not |
|reliable? Why or why not? Good start but the question isn’t |sufficient condition for validity. Having methods in place to ensure |
|completely answered. |validity there is trouble. It is two main reasons experimenter bias and |
|2 out of 3 pts. |demand characteristics. The researcher is human and this means the study|
| |will always be open to human error. Reliability and validity are |
| |important in research. As the saying goes a validtest is always
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Validity is important for the|
| |results to be taken seriously. Reliability is also important for a test |
| |to be repeated later on by different researchers and the same results |
| |can be found. This is stated so the test can be retested to see if the |
| |research can be published. Explain how a test can be reliable but not

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