QUOTA SAMPLING

Also referred to as quota control, it is a method of selecting subjects for a study. The subjects are already chosen for specific characteristics...

QUASI-F RATIO

An F ratio that is formed by using an error mean square.

QUASI GROUP

A gathering with some, but not all definitions that make up a true group.

QUERULENT

Having a quarrelsome, argumentative and suspicious nature. Those who fit this adjective are also seen as being more litigious than average.

QUATERNITY

The fourfold concept of personality as postulated by Jung. Basically, Jung said there are four functions of ego: Feeling, Intuiting, Thinking and Sensing.

QUEUE

An orderly line or file of people waiting for a product, service of opportunity. Members are highly likely to observe common courtesy and...

QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH

Quantitative research uses numeriacl data from observations to come to conclusions.

QUALITATIVE VERSUS QUANTITATIVE DIFFERENCES

The difference between the type or kind of data (qualitative) versus the amount or rate (quantitative) and which is more effective and reaching a...

QUADRANOPIA

A defect in the field of vision characterized by the loss of one-fourth or one quadrant of the visual field is lost.

QUID PRO QUO

From the Latin: "one thing for another". It is a service or advantage given for one delivered or promised. For example,...

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