Variable Description

Name
I3895
Label
Ed score -SOCIAL JUDGEMENT ITEM 7 - Why?
Dataset
Value Label Frequency % of valid % of all
-7 BLANK 5
0.00%
-6 NO QUESTIONNAIRE 22
0.00%
-3 NOT STATED 195
0.00%
1 PREMORAL 744
6.52%
0.00%
2 EXPEDIENT 2,700
23.66%
0.00%
3 RULE FOLLOWING 6,168
54.05%
0.00%
4 RATIONAL CONSIDERATI 1,675
14.68%
0.00%
5 OTHER UNCLASSIFIABLE 1
0.01%
0.00%
9 NO RESPONSE 123
1.08%
0.00%
Valid Invalid Min Max Mean
11411 1390 1 9 2.85

Representation

Aggregation Method
Unspecified
Temporal
False
Geographic
False

Source Questions

sjs 7

257 questions before...

A girl sees a blind man trying to cross a busy street. She is in a great hurry because her friends have said that she must be on time for the party; it's her first real party. She is sure someone else will come along to help the man cross the road. She runs off to the party. Was she right or wrong?....Why?

1
Right
2
Wrong
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A boy sees one of his friends breaking a school window and climbing in. The next day the teacher asks who broke into the school, because that person did a lot of damage. The boy who saw it says nothing. Was he right or wrong to say nothing?....Why?

1
Right
2
Wrong
Generic text

Some children are playing football. One of them is running backwards to head a ball. He doesn't look where he is going and treads on a girl's foot; it hurts her a great deal. He apologises at once but she slaps him. Was she right or wrong?....Why?

1
Right
2
Wrong
Generic text
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Lineage

  • BCS70 Educational Score Form (1980) Dataset - I3895
    Ed score -SOCIAL JUDGEMENT ITEM 7 - Why?
    • A boy sees one of his friends breaking a school window and climbing in. The next day the teacher asks who broke into the school, because that person did a lot of damage. The boy who saw it says nothing. Was he right or wrong to say nothing?....Why?