What Is Your School Of Thought?

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What Is Your School Of Thought?

If you think that the human mind resembles a computer, then you are a functionalist. If you believe that observing behavior is the key to psychology then you are a behaviorist. Take this quiz to see what your school of thought is!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which statement do you agree with most?
    • A. 

      An object should be determined by its function rather than by its appearance.

    • B. 

      Humans can be explained in terms of conditioning without appeal to thoughts or feelings.

    • C. 

      Human behavior can be explained by the subconscious mind.

    • D. 

      The whole is not the sum of its parts.

  • 2. 
    What is your favorite color?
    • A. 

      Grey

    • B. 

      Yellow

    • C. 

      Red

    • D. 

      Blue

  • 3. 
    Your parents encourage you to join a sports team at school. What kind of sports do you want to play?
    • A. 

      Basketball

    • B. 

      Tennis

    • C. 

      Volleyball

    • D. 

      Golf

  • 4. 
    Which scientific experiment or theory interests you most?
    • A. 

      Twin Earth thought experiment

    • B. 

      Skinner Box

    • C. 

      Freudian slip

    • D. 

      Pr├Ągnanz principle

  • 5. 
    What is your favorite vegetable?
    • A. 

      Apple

    • B. 

      Banana

    • C. 

      Watermelon

    • D. 

      Pineapple

  • 6. 
    What is your favorite field of psychology?
    • A. 

      Social Psychology

    • B. 

      Developmental Psychology

    • C. 

      Clinical Psychology

    • D. 

      Neuropsychology

  • 7. 
    Which class would you rather take?
    • A. 

      Computer Programming

    • B. 

      Consumer Identity

    • C. 

      Psychology

    • D. 

      Analyzing Data

  • 8. 
    Out of the following, who is your favorite scientist?
    • A. 

      Hilary Putnam

    • B. 

      John B. Watson

    • C. 

      Sigmund Freud

    • D. 

      Max Wertheimer

  • 9. 
    What is your favorite branch of science?
    • A. 

      Mechanics

    • B. 

      Physics

    • C. 

      Chemistry

    • D. 

      Geology

  • 10. 
    What is your favorite kind of weather?
    • A. 

      Humid and sunny

    • B. 

      Snowy

    • C. 

      Rainy

    • D. 

      Sunny