Psychology 202

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  • 1. 
    Who founded Gestalt psychology (a psychologcal approach that emphasizes that we of ten perceive the whole rather than the sum of the parts)?
    • A. 

      Jean-Marie Charcot

    • B. 

      Max Wertheimer

    • C. 

      Jean Piaget

    • D. 

      Pierre Janet

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Jean-Marie Charcot and Pierre Janet

    • B. 

      Sigmund Freud and Pierre Janet

    • C. 

      Mary Celkins and Jean-Marie Charcot

    • D. 

      Sigmund Freud and Max Wertheimer

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Structualism

    • B. 

      Behaviorism

    • C. 

      Functionalism

    • D. 

      Sociology

  • 4. 
    • A. 

      Jean-Marie Charcot and Pierre Janet

    • B. 

      Sigmund Freud and Pierre Janet

    • C. 

      Max Weitheimer and Jean-Marie Charcot

    • D. 

      Ivan Pavlov and John B. Watson

  • 5. 
    [This scientist] developed [this concept] which demonstrated that animals and humans repeat behaviors that generate pleasant results and avoid performing those that generate unpleasant results.
    • A. 

      Charles Darwin:Natural Selection

    • B. 

      Jean Piaget:Cognitive Psychology

    • C. 

      B.F. Skinner:Skinner Box

    • D. 

      Kurt Lewin:Cultural Psychology

  • 6. 
    Frederic Bartlett, Jean Piaget, and Kurt Lewin paved the way for [this type of psychology], which studied the inner workings of the mind.
    • A. 

      Evolutionary Psychology

    • B. 

      Cultural Psychology

    • C. 

      Social Psychology

    • D. 

      Cognitive Psychology

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Sight, sound, speak, touch

    • B. 

      Perception, attention, memory, reasoning

    • C. 

      Performance, attention, agility, ability

    • D. 

      Attention span, memory loss, reasoning ability, intelligence

  • 8. 
    Cognitive Psychology was developed for three reasons:1. the invention of the computer2. psychologists' efforts to improve military performance3. [This psychologists'] theories about language
    • A. 

      Noam Chomsky

    • B. 

      Jean Piaget

    • C. 

      Abraham Maslow

    • D. 

      Charles Darwin

  • 9. 
    Cognitive neuroscience attempts to understand the links between [what and what]?
    • A. 

      Cognitive processes and operational definitions

    • B. 

      Construct validity and reliablity

    • C. 

      Brain activity and construct validity

    • D. 

      Cognitive processes and brain activity

  • 10. 
    German emigires such as Kurt Lewin helped to pioneer [this type of psychology] which studies the causes and consequences of interpersonal behavior.
    • A. 

      Behaviorism

    • B. 

      Social psychology

    • C. 

      Cultural Psychology

    • D. 

      Societal Psychology

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      The scientific study of the mind

    • B. 

      The scientific study of the body

    • C. 

      The scientific study of behavior

    • D. 

      Both A & C

  • 12. 
    Scientists such as [       ]  were pioneers for minorities in the field of psychology.
    • A. 

      Sigmund Freud and Jean Piaget

    • B. 

      Kurt Lewin and Jean Piaget

    • C. 

      Francis Cecil Summer and Kenneth B. Clark

    • D. 

      Pierre Flourens and Paul Broca

  • 13. 
    [This psychologist] was a pioneer for women in the field.
    • A. 

      Jean-Marie Charcot

    • B. 

      Francis Cecil Summer

    • C. 

      Jean Piaget

    • D. 

      Mary Calkins