Quiz: How Well You Know Basics Of Psychology?

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Are you a psychology student? Have you been curious to know how well you know about the basics of psychology? Our quiz covers all the crucial basics of psychology, including the scientific method, research methods, perspectives, different branches of psychology, ethics, etc. All the questions are asked to pique your curiosity and make you think deeply. You are expected to answer all the questions given in the quiz. Pick the correct option among the option to get a good score. All the very best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the 1st step in the scientific method for psychology?
    • A. 

      Form a question

    • B. 

      Test a hypothesis

    • C. 

      Form a hypothesis

    • D. 

      Draw conclusion

    • E. 

      Analyze results

  • 2. 
    What is the 3rd step in the scientific method?
    • A. 

      Test hypothesis

    • B. 

      Analyze results

    • C. 

      Form a question

    • D. 

      Draw conclusion

    • E. 

      Form hypothesis

  • 3. 
    What is the 4th research step for the scientific method?
    • A. 

      Form a question

    • B. 

      Test hypothesis

    • C. 

      Draw conclusion

    • D. 

      Analyze results

    • E. 

      Form a hypothesis

  • 4. 
    Which research method has you take a test that can deterimine you IQ, SAT, ACT, or MCA scores?
  • 5. 
    A method that goes in depth of a persons life and reconstructs major aspects in their life that also relies on medical records or the persons memory is ___
  • 6. 
    Which method do you ask a series of questions to people face to face?
    • A. 

      Cross sectional

    • B. 

      Interview

    • C. 

      Case study

    • D. 

      Testing

    • E. 

      Survey

  • 7. 
    ___ is a method that studies different groups of people of different ages
    • A. 

      Cross sectional

    • B. 

      Longitudinal

    • C. 

      Labratory observation

    • D. 

      Testing

    • E. 

      Case study

  • 8. 
    The perspective that personal experiences effects behavior is
    • A. 

      Biological

    • B. 

      Humanistic

    • C. 

      Psychoanalytic

    • D. 

      Learning

    • E. 

      Evolotionary

  • 9. 
    Perspective where biological processes influence behavior and mental processes is ___
  • 10. 
    The perspective where perceptions and thoughts influence behavior is what?
    • A. 

      Biological

    • B. 

      Learning

    • C. 

      Sociocultural

    • D. 

      Humanistic

    • E. 

      Cognitive

  • 11. 
    The perspective where people make free and conscious choices based on thier unique experiences is what?
  • 12. 
    Study of behavior and mental process is called what?
  • 13. 
    A branch of study where they test individual students and for learning disabilities is a what?
    • A. 

      School

    • B. 

      Developmental

    • C. 

      Counseling

    • D. 

      Educational

    • E. 

      Child

  • 14. 
    A psychopharmacologist does what
    • A. 

      Help patients in the hospitals

    • B. 

      Works with young children

    • C. 

      Helps people get through tough times

    • D. 

      Make the drugs to treat people

    • E. 

      Study the development in specific age groups

  • 15. 
    The branch that works in the hospital is a what?
  • 16. 
    The military branch is used to do what for the military?
    • A. 

      To see whos spending money on what

    • B. 

      To help the patients in their hospitals

    • C. 

      To help in business

    • D. 

      To council the men through tough times and crisises for short term

    • E. 

      To make sure they're doing what they need to do

  • 17. 
    Which branch helps with the stucture of the school but not the kids?
  • 18. 
    Name 3 things about a psychologists
  • 19. 
    Write 3 things about a psychiatrist
  • 20. 
    Whats a placebo
  • 21. 
    Whats correlation?
    • A. 

      Cause and effect

    • B. 

      Relationship between variables

    • C. 

      Selected by chance

    • D. 

      Personal experiences

  • 22. 
    The factor that is being measured and that may change in response to the independent variable is the what variable?
    • A. 

      Experimental

    • B. 

      Dependent

    • C. 

      Control

  • 23. 
    Who says "know thyself"
  • 24. 
    Who wrote "peri psych"
  • 25. 
    Wundt invented what perspective that was objective sensations and subjective feelings?
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