AP Psych Review ChAPters 1-3 Mh

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What do you know about how our brains really work? We’ll be diving into the topic of psychology in this quiz as we ask you questions regarding the inaugural three chapters of your textbooks on the study. Know everything you need to get started? Find out in this “AP Psych Review Chapters 1-3 Mh” quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What man launched America's first psychology journal in 1887, and helped establish the American Psychological Association?
    • A. 

      Wilhelm Wundt

    • B. 

      Carl Rogers

    • C. 

      B. F. Skinner

    • D. 

      G. Stanley Hall

    • E. 

      Sigmund Freud

  • 2. 
    The branch of psychology concerned with everyday, practical problems.
    • A. 

      Applied Psychology

    • B. 

      Critical Thinking

    • C. 

      Humanism

    • D. 

      Behaviorism

    • E. 

      Evolutionary Psychology

  • 3. 
    A theoretical orientation that emphasizes the unique qualities of humans, especially their freedom and their potential for personal growth.
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Clinical Psychology

    • C. 

      Humanism

    • D. 

      Cognition

    • E. 

      Empiricism

  • 4. 
    The independent variable is:
    • A. 

      The variable that is being altered in order to change the outcome of the experiment

    • B. 

      The variable that is affected in an experiment

    • C. 

      A teenager suffering from psychological issues that lives alone

    • D. 

      The extra variable that may affect the experiment

    • E. 

      An idea that a researcher thinks will be the outcome of an experiment

  • 5. 
    The dependent variable:
    • A. 

      An idea that a researcher thinks will be the outcome of an experiment

    • B. 

      The variable that is affected in an experiment

    • C. 

      The variable that is being altered in order to change the outcome of an experiment

    • D. 

      An idea that a researcher thinks will be the outcome of an experiment.

    • E. 

      The extra variable that may affect the experiment.

  • 6. 
    The exraneous variable is:
    • A. 

      An idea that a researcher thinks will be the outcome of an experiment.

    • B. 

      The variable that is being altered in order to change the outcome of an experiment

    • C. 

      An idea that a researcher thinks will be the outcome of an experiment

    • D. 

      The variable that is affected in an experiment

    • E. 

      An extra variable that may affect the outcome of an experiment.

  • 7. 
    The fatty, protective covering of the axon is:
    • A. 

      The mylin sheath

    • B. 

      Neuron

    • C. 

      Occipital lobe

    • D. 

      Temperal lobe

    • E. 

      Frontal lobe

  • 8. 
    Part of the brain that assist in the process of vision
    • A. 

      Frontal lobe

    • B. 

      Occipiatal lobe

    • C. 

      Neuron

    • D. 

      Mylin sheath

    • E. 

      Temperal lobe

  • 9. 
    This lobe is located right above the ears and near the temples
    • A. 

      Neuron

    • B. 

      Occipital lobe

    • C. 

      Temperal lobe

    • D. 

      Myelin sheath

    • E. 

      Frontal lobe

  • 10. 
    Has most control of the concious mind
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Medula

    • D. 

      Frontal lobe

    • E. 

      Occipital lobe