randomized blocks design

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A research design in which research participants or subjects are assigned to blocks according to a pretest, the members of each block being roughly matched on a variable assumed to be related to the dependent variable, and each block containing as many members as there are treatment conditions, and then the members of each block are randomly assigned to treatment conditions. See also Latin square.

Subjects: Mathematics — Psychology.

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