Mary Whiton Calkins & Psychology: Biography & Theory

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Where was Mary Whiton Calkins denied a doctorate degree?

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1. Which of the following in not one of the areas Calkins studied?

2. What is the method of right associates?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In this short quiz, you'll find multiple-choice questions specifically designed to test your knowledge of the biography of Mary Whiton Calkins. You'll be asked about Calkins' background, her greatest achievements and her contributions to psychology.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You'll be asked to do the following on this quiz:

  • Determine where Mary Whiton Calkins was denied a doctorate degree
  • Outline Calkins' areas of study
  • Define Calkins' method of right associates
  • Identify one of her greatest achievements
  • Explain self-psychology and its characteristics

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  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Calkins' areas of study
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding Calkins' greatest achievements and interpret it correctly
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Additional Learning

If you'd like to learn more about this famous psychologist, check out our lesson called Mary Whiton Calkins & Psychology: Biography & Theory. In addition to helping you answer the quiz questions provided here, this lesson is designed to help you:

  • Explain what psychology was considered a branch of during its introduction
  • Detail the social causes that Calkins worked for until her death
  • Identify which psychologist Calkins' work provided a counterpoint for
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