5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- William James (1842-1910)
- a To detect naturally occurring relationships; to assess how well one variable predicts another. Does not specify cause and effect
- b Functionalism-stressed the importance of how behavior interacts with the environment
- c All the cases n a group being studied from which samples may be drawn
- d A branch of medicine dealing with psychological disorders; practiced by physicians who sometimes provide medical treatment as well as psychological therapy.
- e the junction between the axon tip of the sending neuron and the dendrite or cell body of the receiving neuron, the tiny gap at this junction is the synaptic gap
5 Multiple choice questions
- a neural impulse, a brief electrical change that down an axon
- drugs that reduce neural activity and slow body function
- a sequence of images emotions and thoughts passing through a sleeping persons mind.
- Observe 3-and 6-year olds solving puzzles and analyze difference in their abilities.
- a powerfully addictive drug that stimulates the central nervous system with speeded up body functions and associated energy and mood changes over time appears to reduce baseline dopamine levels
5 True/False questions
Control group → in an experiment, the group that is NOT exposed to the treatment, contrasts with the experimental group and serves as a comparison for evaluating the effect of the treatment
Social cultural explanations for drug use often focus on the effect of peer influence. an important psychological contributor to drug use is → the feeling that life is meaningless and directionless
A psychologist treating emotionally troubled adolescent at a local mental health agency is most likely to be a(n).... → Clinical psychologist
hallucinogens → a social interaction in which one person suggests to another that certain perceptions feelings thoughts or behaviors will spontaneously occur
hallucinations → false sensory experiences