Psychology Terms Quiz: Trivia Test!

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Psychology Terms Quiz: Trivia Test!

Psychology terms quiz: trivia test! Psychology is the study of the human mind and why people act the way that they do in different circumstances. As a psychology major there are a lot of terms you come across that you may know the meaning to and others you might not. This quiz will test you on some of the basic words used frequently in classes. Be sure to check it out!

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The study of all forms of mental and physical activity.
  • 2. 
    All forms of physical and mental activity.
  • 3. 
    Deals with measurable data.
  • 4. 
    Assumes that behavior and mental processes are largely shaped by biological processes.
  • 5. 
    Thinking reason and problem solving.
  • 6. 
    The processes at which we adapted in order to survive.
  • 7. 
    The interplay of unconscious mental processes in determining human thought-feeling, behavior. zigman ford we don't know why we do want we do.
  • 8. 
    A zoologist who studies the behavior of animals in there natural environment.
  • 9. 
    An approach to phychology that views behavior as controlled by the decision that people make about their lives based on their perception of the world.
  • 10. 
    Psychologists who seek to understand describe and explore how behavior and mental processes change over the course of a lifetime.
  • 11. 
    Psychologists who seek to assess understand and correct abnormal behavior.
  • 12. 
    JOHN LOCK PHILOSOPHY THE THEORY THAT HUMAN MIND is at birth a blank state without rules for processing data and date.
  • 13. 
    Inward looking
  • 14. 
    To mix and match taking various approaches.
  • 15. 
    Emphasizes thinking with mental processes like memory and problem-solving.
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