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Question 11.Psychology is the scientific study of how we _____, _____ and behave.
Question 22.Psychologists who view the field through a _____ lens do not believe in free will.
Question 33.Which of the following events occurred first in the history of psychology?
Question 44.Sigmund Freud promoted the _____ approach.
Question 55.Psychologist Stanley Milgram conducted an experiment in which participants were instructed to administer _____ to 'learners' in another room.
Question 66.Many famous psychological studies, if conducted today, would violate _____.
Question 77.When you conduct a scientific experiment the _____ is what is measured to determine effect.
Question 88.Which of the following represents the 'cause' in a scientific experiment?
Question 99.Forming a hypothesis is the _____ step to the scientific method.
Question 1010.Dr. Garcia is a psychologist that studies how people learn, solve problems and make decisions. What kind of psychologist is Dr. Garcia?
Question 1111.The Law of Proximity, which observes that people tend to use how close objects are to one another to perceive a larger image, is an example from the _____ field of psychology.
Question 1212.Gestalt psychology, psychoanalysis and _____ were three psychological approaches that were popular in the early 20th century.
Question 1313.Which of the following is NOT included in the five major approaches in psychology?
Question 1414.The study of psychology looks past _____ to better understand unconscious drives.
Question 1515.Many psychologists today study behavior through five main lenses: cognitive, humanistic, social, developmental and _____.
Question 1616.Imagine that you are in charge of creating an age-appropriate standardized test for middle schoolers. What branch of psychology might you consult to ensure that the test was well-suited to students' age levels?
Question 1717.Which of the following BEST explains how behavioral and cognitive psychology relate to one another?
Question 1818.The prominent psychologist who suggested our past experiences shape our problem-solving skills is _____.
Question 1919.The humanistic psychologist who offered a supportive environment for clients to delve into their feelings was
Question 2020.As Ben looks across the room at the large painting hanging there, he instinctively uses the Law of Proximity to take in the image. Most likely, this means that he _____.
Question 2121.In Gestalt psychology, our ability to perceive a whole without first noticing its parts is referred to as _____.
Question 2222.David has volunteered to participate in a scientific experiment to test the effectiveness of a new anti-anxiety medication. He is randomly placed into a group that will take this medication for three months and record the level of anxiety in a daily survey. David is placed into the:
Question 2323.Researchers plan an experiment to test the hypothesis, 'Younger drivers have faster reaction times.' In this study the reaction time is the:
Question 2424.The American Psychological Association most commonly allows experiments to be conducted involving all of the following, EXCEPT _____.
Question 2525.The two guiding principles for ethical standards in psychological research are, _____.
Question 2626.What is one similarity between the line experiment and the bridge experiment?
Question 2727.Researchers in the bridge experiment concluded that:
Question 2828.How did the method of introspection help Wundt develop his theory?
Question 2929.How did functionalism influence modern-day psychological theory?
Question 3030.If you were depressed and wanted to talk to someone, what type of psychologist would you go see?
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