EXPERIMENTAL VARIABLE By N., Sam M.S. - 10 The variable that is being looked at. See independent variable. EXPERIMENTAL VARIABLE: "The experimental variable was how many children were taller than the mean." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY FAMILY CARE Collectivist and Individualist Cultures A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT GIFTED CHILDREN Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development ASTHENIC REACTION (Neurasthenia) LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "EXPERIMENTAL VARIABLE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/experimental-variable/ (accessed September 30, 2022).