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Psychology 202 Keystone College


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  • 1. 
    What is Biosocial?
    • A. 

      The study of people

    • B. 

      How we physically change

    • C. 

      How we mentally change

    • D. 

      The study of how we interact with people

  • 2. 
    What is cognitive?
    • A. 

      The study of the unconscious

    • B. 

      The study of the conscious

    • C. 

      Brian ability changes

    • D. 

      The study of dreams

  • 3. 
    What is Psychosocial
    • A. 

      The study of the criminally insane in society

    • B. 

      The study of dreams

    • C. 

      The study of the unconscious

    • D. 

      The study of the conscious

    • E. 

      Feelings/emotions

  • 4. 
    What is anedotal info?
    • A. 

      Passed on knowledge

    • B. 

      Opinions

    • C. 

      Fictional knowledge

    • D. 

      Nonfictional knowledge

    • E. 

      Passed on info from one person, who knows a person, etc..

  • 5. 
    What is the goal of studying development?
  • 6. 
    What is empiricism?
  • 7. 
    What is a theory?
  • 8. 
    What are the 5 types of theories?
  • 9. 
    What is associated with the Freudian theory? (may be more than 1 answer)
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      ID, ego, superego

    • C. 

      Children's development requires scaffolding

    • D. 

      Development stages

  • 10. 
    What is the freudian theory?
  • 11. 
    What are the stages of development in the Freudian theory in the correct order
    • A. 

      Anal, oral, phallic, latency, genital

    • B. 

      Phallic, oral, anal, latency, genital,

    • C. 

      Anal, genital, phallic, latency, oral

    • D. 

      Oral, anal, phallic, latency, genital

  • 12. 
    How many stages are in the Erik Erikson psychosocial theory?
    • A. 

      5

    • B. 

      6

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      4

    • E. 

      10

  • 13. 
    What is the Erik Erikson theory?
  • 14. 
    Who is the founder of classical conditioning?
    • A. 

      Watson & Crick

    • B. 

      B.F. Skinner

    • C. 

      Freud

    • D. 

      Watson & Pavlov

  • 15. 
    Who is the founder of operant conditioning?
    • A. 

      Watson & Crick

    • B. 

      B.F. Skinner

    • C. 

      Freud

    • D. 

      Watson & Pavlov

  • 16. 
    What is the theory behind operant conditioning?
  • 17. 
    Who is famous for social learning/modeling?
    • A. 

      B.F. Skinner

    • B. 

      Watson & Pavlov

    • C. 

      Bondura

    • D. 

      Freud

  • 18. 
    What is the theory behind Piaget's cognitive theory?
  • 19. 
    Who is famous for the zone of proximal development?
    • A. 

      Vygotsky

    • B. 

      Pavlov

    • C. 

      Skinner

    • D. 

      Freud

    • E. 

      Gerboski

  • 20. 
    What is the theory behind proximal development?
  • 21. 
    What is the theory behind epignetic systems?
  • 22. 
    Developmental study is a science?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    Empirical is:
    • A. 

      Based on monopolization

    • B. 

      Based on architectural designs

    • C. 

      Based on many facts and data

  • 24. 
    Dynamic-systems theory includes the following:
    • A. 

      View of human development is always changing

    • B. 

      How human development should be studied

    • C. 

      Every aspect of life is influenced by society and environment

    • D. 

      Each change effects all the others

    • E. 

      Emotional and physical attributes

  • 25. 
    Bioecological Systems approach was created by
    • A. 

      Bronsteen

    • B. 

      Veenace

    • C. 

      Bronfenbrenner

  • 26. 
    Microsystems are:
    • A. 

      Immediate surroundings

    • B. 

      Local institutes

    • C. 

      Historical conditions

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 27. 
    Exosystems are:
    • A. 

      Immediate surroundings

    • B. 

      Local institutes

    • C. 

      Historical conditions

    • D. 

      External systems

  • 28. 
    SES is:
    • A. 

      Social Class

    • B. 

      Sexy Erection Secretion

    • C. 

      Famiy Guy

  • 29. 
    Cross-sectional research compares
    • A. 

      1 person from another

    • B. 

      People who differ in opinions, but have the same religion

    • C. 

      Study of people of different race

    • D. 

      Study of people of different gender

    • E. 

      Study of people who differ in age, but are similar in other important characteristics

  • 30. 
    Quantitive research can be expressed with scales or ranks
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 31. 
    What are the 5 characteristics of development?
  • 32. 
    Every aspect of life is: (multi)
  • 33. 
    Behaviorism, psychoanalytic, and cognitive theory are all grand theories?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 34. 
    The grand theory of human development that holds irrational, unconscious drives, and motives underlie human behavior.
  • 35. 
    The grand theory of human development that studies observable behavior is:
  • 36. 
    Who used condition with dogs salivation to prove his point?
  • 37. 
    The grand theory of human development that focuses on changes in how people think over time is: Also influenced by attitudes, beliefs, and behaviors.
  • 38. 
    In cognitive theory, a state of mental balance in which people are not confused because of existing thought processes is:
  • 39. 
    The zone surrounding a learner that includes all the skills, knowledge, and concepts that the person is close to acquiring but cannot yet master without help.
  • 40. 
    The pituitary gland regulates:
  • 41. 
    The secular trend refers to: