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ISC Psychology: Study Guide & Syllabus

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    What Is Psychology?
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    What Is Psychology?

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Access this extensive study guide if you are seeking to review information about psychology theories, disorders, testingmethods and more. This course is designed to help you study details about topics you can expect to encounter when taking the Indian School Certificate (ISC) Psychology exam.
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25 Chapters in ISC Psychology: Study Guide & Syllabus

25 chapters in ISC Psychology: Study Guide & Syllabus

Ch 1. Introduction to Psychology {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[303499].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Research? - Definition, Purpose & Typical Researchers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9503].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9503].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Basic Research and Applied Research: Definitions and Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9511].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9511].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Is the Scientific Method in Psychology? - Definition, Characteristics & Steps Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9506].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9506].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Psychological Research Tools: Observation, Measurement & Experimentation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9508].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9508].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Types of Research Designs in Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[115].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Experimental Research in Psychology: Methods, Studies & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5325].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5325].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cross-sectional, Longitudinal & Sequential Designs: Advantages & Disadvantages Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14776].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14776].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Research Methods: Observation, Focus Groups & More Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27970].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[27970].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Samples: Representative, Random & Biased Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46851].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46851].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Inferential Statistics for Psychology Studies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1908].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1908].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Random Assignment in Psychology: Definition, Example & Methods Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5797].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5797].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Frequency Distributions: Definition & Types Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13770].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13770].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Mean, Median & Mode: Measures of Central Tendency Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13771].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13771].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Measures of Variability: Range, Variance & Standard Deviation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13772].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[13772].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Understanding Basic Statistics of Score Distribution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1886].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Summarizing Assessment Results: Comparing Test Scores to a Larger Population Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3217].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Perception in Psychology? - Definition & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6092].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6092].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Intro to Sensation and Perception Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What are the Stages of Perception? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52474].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52474].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - What is Depth Perception? - Definition, Cues & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[22].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - How Does Vision Work? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[21].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - How Environmental Variables & Other Factors Influence Perception Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23756].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[23756].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Role of Attention in Perceptual Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9124].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[9124].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Selective Attention: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4027].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4027].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Extrasensory Perception: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24348].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[24348].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Emotions in Psychology: Definition, Biological Components & Survival Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[56].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Categories of Emotion: 6 Basic Emotions, Oppositional Pairs & Biology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - How Emotions Affect Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26633].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26633].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Intrinsic Motivation in Psychology: Definition, Examples & Factors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Instinct: Definition & Explanation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7405].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7405].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Homeostasis in Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62615].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[62615].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cognitive Dissonance in Psychology: Theory, Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4873].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4873].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Aggression: Origins, Theories & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[94].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[94].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Schachter's Two Factor Theory of Emotion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52375].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[52375].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - James-Lange & Cannon-Bard Theories of Emotion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26634].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26634].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory on Instincts, Motivation, Personality & Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5301].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5301].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Maslow's Physiological Needs: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4948].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4948].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Expectancy-Value Theory of Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Pull & Push Theories of Motivation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303513].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303513].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Acquired Needs Theory: Need for Achievement, Power & Affiliation Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2113].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[2113].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Characteristics of Learning Styles Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Insight Learning - Wolfgang Kohler: Theory, Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4712].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4712].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Observational Learning: Definition, Theory & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4718].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4718].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Visual Learning Style: Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31672].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31672].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is the Naturalistic Learning Style? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31641].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31641].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Ivan Pavlov and Classical Conditioning: Theory, Experiments & Contributions to Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4713].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4713].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Classical Conditioning vs. Operant Conditioning: Differences and Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5303].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5303].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Social Learning: Albert Bandura's Bobo Doll Study Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7053].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7053].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Behavioral Theory: Thorndike and the Law of Effect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1823].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1823].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Distinguishing Factors of Learning Disabilities Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[79597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Dyslexia vs. Dyspraxia Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181911].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181911].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - What Is Dysgraphia? - Symptoms, Treatment & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5824].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5824].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - What Is Dyscalculia? - Symptoms, Definition & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5844].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5844].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - The Two-Store Model of Memory: Types of Memory and Storage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1813].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1813].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Atkinson & Shiffrin's Modal Model of Memory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[53895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Memory and Information Processing in Adults Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18043].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18043].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Semantic Memory: Examples & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Sensory Register of Memory: Definition & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Long-Term Memory: Definition, Types & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4889].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4889].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - What is Parallel Processing? - Definition & Model Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57176].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57176].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Proactive Interference: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6101].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6101].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Retroactive Interference: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[6097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Forgetting in Long & Short-Term Memory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63907].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63907].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Anterograde Amnesia: Definition, Treatment & Causes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5097].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5097].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Retrograde Amnesia: Definition, Causes & Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5151].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5151].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Dementia and Alzheimer's: Differences & Impact on Aging Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7041].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What Is Language? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[46].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Using Concepts to Classify the World Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20161].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20161].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Types of Concepts: Superordinate, Subordinate, and Basic Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20340].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20340].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Role of Language in Thought & Persuasion Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39787].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[39787].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Analytical Intelligence, Divergent Thinking & Creativity Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[45].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Cognitive Thinking: Creativity, Brainstorming and Convergent & Divergent Thinking Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1820].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1820].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Logical Thinking: Definition & Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7166].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7166].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Practical Thinking: Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7178].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7178].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - What is Critical Thinking? - Definition, Skills & Meaning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5750].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5750].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Counterfactual Thinking, Thought Suppression & the Rebound Effect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8009].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8009].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Studying Intelligence: History, Psychologists & Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[41].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[41].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Intellectual Ability: Definition & Dimensions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5862].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5862].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are the Different Types of Intelligence? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20160].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[20160].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Two Types of Intelligence: Fluid and Crystallized Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1862].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1862].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What is Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[44].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Charles Spearman: Theory of Intelligence & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4696].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4696].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Sternberg's Triarchic Theory of Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Robert Sternberg in Psychology: Theory, Creativity & Intelligence Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7199].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7199].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - David Wechsler on Intelligence, Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Joy Paul Guilford's Structure of Intellect Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303533].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303533].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Social Personality Type: Traits & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8811].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8811].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Type Theory in Psychology: Definition & Theorists Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303547].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[303547].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - What Are Personality Traits? - Characteristics, Definition & Five Big Traits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5167].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5167].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Trait Perspective: Theory & Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7173].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[7173].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Social Categorization: Theory and Definition Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40827].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[40827].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Five-Factor Model of Dispositional Traits: Definition & Summary Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[16761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Freud's Theory of the Id, Ego & Superego: Definitions & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[78].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Albert Bandura: Social-Cognitive Theory and Vicarious Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1850].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1850].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Erik Erikson's Eight Stages of Psychosocial Development: Conflicts & Growth Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15950].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15950].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Hans Jurgen Eysenck: Personality Theory & Overview Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5131].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5131].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Raymond Cattell: Personality Theory & Biography Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57122].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[57122].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Carl Rogers' Humanistic Theory and Psychotherapy Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10114].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10114].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Gordon Allport's Personality Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54391].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54391].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Personality Disorders: Borderline, Histrionic, Narcissistic, Schizoid & Antisocial Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[106].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[106].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What are Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Development? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14227].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14227].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Piaget's Stages of Cognitive Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[71].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[71].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Motor, Sensory & Brain Development in the First Two Years of Life Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14234].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[14234].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Infant Attachment Theory: 4 Stages of Parent-Infant Attachment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3514].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[3514].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Kohlberg's Stages of Moral Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[72].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Factors Influencing Motor Development Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60401].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60401].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Cognitive Development in Adolescence: Piaget's Formal Operations Stage Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15597].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[15597].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Stress: Definition and Impact on Overall Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18931].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18931].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Where Does Stress Come From? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18932].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18932].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Understanding Stress: Eustress, Distress & Coping Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[60].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Long-Term Stress: Symptoms & Effects Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4946].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[4946].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Effects of Stress on the Immune System Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63937].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[63937].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Stress & Adaptation: Effects, Defense Mechanisms & Coping Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18331].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18331].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Health Risks Associated with Chronic Stress Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18934].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18934].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Movement-Based Relaxation Techniques: Yoga, Tai Chi & Walking Outdoors Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48499].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48499].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Cognitive Strategies for Dealing with Stress Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26637].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[26637].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Coping With Stress: Techniques, Attitudes & Reducing Exposure Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[18935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - What is Abnormal Psychology? - Definition and Common Disorders Studied Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8327].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8327].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - The Psychology of Abnormal Behavior: Understanding the Criteria & Causes of Abnormal Behavior Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8328].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8328].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Biological and Medical History of Abnormality in Psychology Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8329].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[8329].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - The Behavioral Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12138].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[12138].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - The Sociocultural Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10082].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10082].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - The Psychodynamic Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11670].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[11670].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - The Humanistic-Existential Model and Abnormal Functioning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10091].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10091].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - What Is the DSM? - Definition & Characteristics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5193].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5193].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Axis IV in the DSM: Disorders, Diagnosis & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5103].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5103].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Phobias & Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[99].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Panic Disorder and Agoraphobia: Symptoms, Causes and Treatment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10441].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[10441].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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