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  1. Who conditioned dogs to reflexively salivate to the sound of a bell rather than food?
  2. psychologists assume that:
  3. a theory:
  4. The founder of psychoanalysis was:
  5. Howard recognizes that there is always a subjective side to any science. therefore, he believes that it is important to actively minimize preconceptions and biases while evaluating evidence. also, he always considers alternative explanations for research findings. Howard's attitude reflects:
  1. a Russian physiologist Ivan pavlov
  2. b Critical thinking
  3. c integrates and summarizes diverse findings on the same topic
  4. d Austrian physician Sigmund Freud
  5. e behavior and mental processes have a cause or causes

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Naturalistic Observation
  2. Carl Rogers
  3. the type of psychotherapy used to treat depression
  4. could not be used to study behavior in children or animals
  5. Observation, measurement, and experimentation

5 True/False Questions

  1. A correlational study:examines how strongly two variables are related to one another


  2. Which of the following contributed to the "cognitive revolution" and a return to the study of mental processes?The invention of the fist computers in the 1950's


  3. Which famous Greek philosopher wrote extensively about such psychological topics as sleep and dreaming, the senses, memory, and learning?promoted a doctrine called interactive dualism


  4. Based on a friend's suggestion, Nicole moved her bed so that its head pointed to magnetic north. Nicole's friend told her this would help align the electrical impulses in her body and improve blood circulation to her brain. After sleeping this way for a week, Nicole found it easier to concentrate while studying. Her test scores also seemed to improve. Even after learning that scientific evidence does not support this notion, Nicole believed that sleeping with her pointed to the magnetic north had improved her performance. Nicole's perception is an example of:Pseudoscientific belief


  5. "Changes in the Brain with Age" would most likely be a journal article written by a psychologist who subscribes to the _____ perspective of psychology.Biological


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