STAIRCASE METHOD

where stimuli are presented in ascending and descending order. When the response of the observer changes so does the direction. When there comes a change in observer's response, the dimension of stimulus sequence is also reversed.

STAIRCASE METHOD: "The staircase method is a variation of a limits method."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "STAIRCASE METHOD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/staircase-method/ (accessed October 8, 2020).
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