G. Stanley Hall: Biography, Theory & Contributions


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G. Stanley Hall was NOT the first _____.

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1. G. Stanley Hall's theories belonged to which school of psychology?

2. G. Stanley Hall helped to establish the first all-graduate university in the United States called _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Quiz yourself on the life of G. Stanley Hall by answering these multiple-choice questions. Topics you'll be going over include some of his 'first' achievements and the school of psychology associated with his theories.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Make sure you know about these points for the quiz:

  • First all-graduate university he started
  • Theorist who is known for the theory of recapitulation
  • The way G. Stanley Hall should be remembered

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson on G. Stanley Hall, including some of the accomplishments that he was the first to achieve
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about how G. Stanley Hall should be remembered and the theorist known for his work with the theory of recapitulation
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the first all-graduate school that G. Stanley Hall founded
  • Making connections - use your understanding of different schools of psychology and how they're connected to his theories

Additional Learning

Get some more information on the psychologist through the accompanying lesson entitled G. Stanley Hall: Biography, Theory & Contributions. You'll be covering these areas listed below:

  • His studies with William James and H.P. Bowditch
  • Work in Leipzig and Berlin
  • Coining of the phrase 'adolescence'