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FOOD CRAVINGS QUESTIONNAIRE-TRAIT-reduced (FCQ-T-r)
Script Author: Katja Borchert, Ph.D. (firstname.lastname@example.org) for Millisecond Software, LLC
last updated: 05-02-2016 by K.Borchert for Millisecond Software LLC
Copyright © 05-02-2016 Millisecond Software
This script implements the Food Cravings Questionnaire Trait -reduced (FCQ-T-r) as described in:
Meule, A., Hermann, T., & Kübler, A. (2014). A short version of the Food Cravings
Questionnaire-Trait the FCQ-T-reduced. Frontiers in Psychology, 5(190), 1–10.
The original FCQ-T was published by:
Cepeda-Benito, A., Gleaves, D. H., Williams, T. L., & Erath, S. A. (2000). The
development and validation of the State and Trait food Cravings Questionnaires.
Behavior Therapy, 31, 151-173.
15 5-point Likert questions
DATA FILE INFORMATION:
The default data stored in the data files are:
(1) Raw data file: 'FCQ_T_r.iqdat'
date, time, group, subject: date and time script was run with the current group/subjectnumber
build: the Inquisit build
q*_response: response given (in assigned values)
q*_latency: how much time (in ms) the participant spent on the surveypage with this particular question (the last time this particular surveypage was visited)
(2) Summary data file: 'FCQ_T_r_summary.iqdat' (Inquisit Lab: one data file per participant)
script.startdate: date script was run
script.starttime: time script was started
script.subjectid: subject id number
script.groupid: group id number
script.elapsedtime: time it took to run script (in ms)
computer.platform: the platform the script was run on
/completed: 0 = script was not completed (prematurely aborted); 1 = script was completed (all conditions run)
/FCQT_r_Total: Total Score (Min: 15 - Max: 75)
/IntentionsToConsume: Having Intentions and Plans to Consume Food (Points: 2-10)
/LackOfControl: Lack of Control Over Eating (points: 5 - 25)
/Preoccupation: Thoughts or Preoccupation With Food (points: 5 - 25)
/Emotions: Emotions That May Be Experienced Before or During Food Cravings or Eating (points: 2 - 10)
/Trigger: Cues That May Trigger Food Cravings (points: 1 - 5)
15 5-point Likert Scale questions
/IntentionsToConsume: Having Intentions and Plans to Consume Food (2 questions)
/LackOfControl: Lack of Control Over Eating (5 questions)
/Preoccupation: Thoughts or Preoccupation With Food (5 question)
/Emotions: Emotions That May Be Experienced Before or During Food Cravings or Eating (2 questions)
/Trigger: Cues That May Trigger Food Cravings (1 question)
see section Editable Parameters
(instructions are not original)
check below for (relatively) easily editable parameters, stimuli, instructions etc.
Keep in mind that you can use this script as a template and therefore always "mess" with the entire code to further customize your experiment.
The parameters you can change are:
/pageinstructions: instructions that appear at the top