YATES CORRECTION

an alteration for continuity utilized in calculating chi-square in effort to enhance the correctness of the examination.

YOUNGBERG V ROMEO

the original lawsuit which grew from the Pennhurst consent decree. With regard to this action, the United States Supreme Court posited that individuals with...

YANTRA

noun. a visual pattern that attention is centered upon in concentrative meditation.

YULE'S Q

a gauge of correlation for two dichotomous variants.

YOUNG-HELMHOLTZ THEORY OF COLOR VISION

a theory to describe color vision with regard to elements or procedures sensitive to three various portions of the spectrum correlating to the colors...

Y CHROMOSOME

the sex chromosome which is accountable for ascertaining maleness in human beings and other mammals. The body cells of normal males have one and...

YIN AND YANG

with regard to Chinese philosophy, the two converse, but complementary aspects of the basic standards overseeing the world. Initially, the words referenced the shady...

YOKED CONTROL

an experimental process modeled to guarantee that stimulant displays happening within the same pattern with regard to time or actions.

YERKES, ROBERT MEARNS

American psychobiologist. Earning his doctorate at Harvard University in 1902 under the instruction of Hugo Monsterberg, Yerkes stayed there as a professor till World...

YERKES-DODSON LAW

a law postulating that the association between drive and action can be signified by an inverted U-curve .

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