Psychology Chapter 1

62 Questions  I  By Nikki123090 on February 18, 2010
THIS QUIZ IS GOING TO TEST MY KNOWLEGDE OF TERMS AND PEOPLE OF PSYCHOLOGY IN CHAPTER 1. THIS TEST IS FOR PSYCHOLOGY 1303, TH INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOLOGY.

  

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1.  Father of psychodynamic theory
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2.  Objective observations
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3.  First woman to earn a Ph.D in psychology; student of edward titchener
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4.  Scientific study that focuses on a single instance of a situation;examing it in detail
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5.  A group that receives the complete procedure that defines the experiment
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6.  Stuff your brain does
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7.  To know
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8.  Whose work led to structuralism
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9.  Interview after a study
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10.  Said the brain was worthless and the heart is important
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11.  The requirement that a potential participant in a study be told what he or hse would be asked to do and be advisedof possible risks and benefits of the study before agreeing to take part
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12.  Part of study in which the participant receives the complete procedure that defines the experiment
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13.  Does it measure stuff that has been identified in a theory
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14.  Theory of how thoughts and feelings affect behavior; push and pull interaction
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15.  Outside conscious awareness and not able to be brought to consciousness at will
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16.  Condition administered to the same participants who received the experimental condition.
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17.  Does it compare to other valid measures
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18.  Set of questions, typically about beliefs, attitudes, preferences, or activities
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19.  Group that is drawn from a larger population and measured or observed.
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20.  Not objectively verifiable; the process of LOOKING WITHIN
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21.  1st woman president of the american psychological association
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22.  1st reasonable anatomy of the brain; sai each side of the brain controls the opposite;apoplexy/ strokes
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23.  Aspect of the situation that is measured as an independent variable is changed
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24.  School of psychology that focuses on how specific stimulus evokes a specific response
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25.  Bias that occurs when participants or items are not chosen at random
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26.  Type of phychologist who provides psychotherapy to administer and interpret psychological tests.
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27.  A tentative idea that might explain a set of observations
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28.  Aspect of the situation that is intentionally varied while another aspect is varied.
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29.  Approach to understanding mental processes that focusees on the idea that the whole os more than the sum of its parts.
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30.  A group that is treated exactly the same way as the experimental group, except that the one aspect of the situation being studied is not manipulated for this group.
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31.  Observable acts
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32.  What is your brain and body designed to do
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33.  Does your instrument measure what it is supposed to measure?
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34.  When beliefs, expectations, or habits alter how participants in a study respond or affect how a researcher sets up or conducts a study, thereby influencing its outcome
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35.  School of psychology that sought to identify the basic elements of experiance
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36.  A tendency to respond in a particular way reguardless of respondents' actual knowledge or beliefs
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37.  The brain; the person; the group
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38.  Feeling
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39.  Does it measure all aspects
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40.  Can be varied or changed
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41.  Trained to help people with issues that naturally arise during the course of life
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42.  Does your instrument mesure your variables constantly
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43.  Created 1st psychological labratory; used introspection; focused on identifing the BUILDING BLOCKS of consciousness.
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44.  Effects that occur wen an investigator's expectations lead him or her to treat participants in a way that encourages them to produce the expected results.
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45.  Participant and experimenter are both blind to conditions & predictions therefor cannot preoduce predicted results
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46.  The difference in the dependent variable that is due to the changes in the independent variable
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47.  School of psychology that sought to understand how the mind helps individuals function or adapt to the world
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48.  Specifies how it is measured or manipulated
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49.  Physician who focuses on mental disorders that also can precribe drugs.
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50.  Convincingly demonstrated that your brain is the seat of all mental activity; said the brain is in charge; said diff. parts are for diff. functions; school of phrenology
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51.  What is your psychological organ
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52.  Expectation about specific events that should occur in particular circumstances i fthe theory or hypothesis is correct
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53.  Sensation
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54.  Collecting the same observations or measurmentsand finding the same results as were found previously
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55.  Science of mental processes and behavior
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56.  Uses principles and theories of psychology in practical areas such as education, industry, and marketing.
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57.  Being aware
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58.  Type of psychologist who focuses on teaching and conducting research
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59.  School of psychology that assumes people have positive values, free will, and deep inner creativity; which leads them to choose life fulfilling paths to personal growth.
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60.  The entire set of relevant people or animals
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61.  An interlocking set of concepts and principles that explain a set of observations
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62.  Index of how closely interrelated two sets of measured variable are
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