AP Psych Review ChAPters 1-3 Ha

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Pshyc questions to study from. Chapters 1-3.


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  • 1. 
    Who founded the psychoanalytic school of thought?
    • A. 

      William James

    • B. 

      Sigmund Freud

    • C. 

      Edward Titchner

    • D. 

      Wilhelm Wundt

    • E. 

      John O'Mohlly

  • 2. 
    What was Roger Sperry's specialization?
    • A. 

      Electrical stimulation to the brain

    • B. 

      Structuralism

    • C. 

      Functionalism

    • D. 

      Left and Right brain research

    • E. 

      Behaviorism

  • 3. 
    Who founded the first psych. lab in the U.S?
    • A. 

      John B Watson

    • B. 

      Carl Rogers

    • C. 

      G. Stanley Hall

    • D. 

      B.F. Skinner

    • E. 

      Wilhelm Wundt

  • 4. 
    What is the branchlike structure of a neuron that receives information from another neuron?
    • A. 

      Dendrites

    • B. 

      Axon

    • C. 

      Soma

    • D. 

      Neurons

    • E. 

      Glia

  • 5. 
    What is correlated with movement, attention, and learning?
    • A. 

      GABA

    • B. 

      Serotonin

    • C. 

      Norepinephrine

    • D. 

      Acetycholine

    • E. 

      Dopamine

  • 6. 
    Jackson has brown eyes and brown hair and is 6' 1" tall. What is being described is Jackson's:
    • A. 

      Genotype

    • B. 

      Physiognomy

    • C. 

      Phenotype

    • D. 

      Somatype

    • E. 

      Nerves

  • 7. 
    Which group correctly describes central tendency?
    • A. 

      Mean, median, and range

    • B. 

      Mean, median, and mode

    • C. 

      Mean, median, mode, and range

    • D. 

      Mean

    • E. 

      Range

  • 8. 
    Which lobe is associated hearing?
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Occipital

    • C. 

      Temporal

    • D. 

      Parietal

    • E. 

      Cerebellar

  • 9. 
    The HIndbrain consists of the:
    • A. 

      Pons

    • B. 

      Endocrine system and the limbic system

    • C. 

      Amygdala, pons, and hypothalmus

    • D. 

      Thalamus, hypothalamus, and cerebrum

    • E. 

      Cerebellum, medulla, and pons

  • 10. 
    A tentative prediction about the relationship between two variables is:
    • A. 

      An operational definition

    • B. 

      A theory

    • C. 

      Variability

    • D. 

      A confounding of variables

    • E. 

      A hypothesis

  • 11. 
    Sounds in the right ear are registered:
    • A. 

      Only in the right ear

    • B. 

      Only in the left ear

    • C. 

      In both ears

    • D. 

      More quickly in the right hemisphere

    • E. 

      More quickly in the left hemisphere

  • 12. 
    Which of the following correlation coefficients would indicate the strongest relationship between two variables?
    • A. 

      -.97

    • B. 

      -.05

    • C. 

      .58

    • D. 

      .19

    • E. 

      .05