If a researcher were planning a qualitative

study, which of the following data-collection

methods do you think would most likely be


A. closed-ended questions and nonparticipant observations.

B. participant observations and semistructured interviews.

C. structured interviews and physiological


D. closed-ended questions and structured interviews.

E. all of these data collections methods

would probably be considered.


When both qualitative and quantitative research methods are used simultaneously in

the same study, this procedure is called

A. mixed methods.

B. meta-analysis.

C. multitrait/multimethod.

D. methodological plurality.