AP Psychology Progress Test 2

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Wundt, 1879

The first psychology laboratory was established by _______ in the year ____.

Wilhelm Wundt

Who would be most likely to agree with the statement, "Psychology is the science of mental life?"

any action we can observe and record

In psychology, "behavior" is best defined as...

top-down versus bottom-up processing

Which of the following is NOT a major issue in psychology?

way of asking and answering questions

In defining psychology, the text notes that psychology is most accurately described as a...

philosophy and biology

Two historical roots of psychology are the disciplines of

Plato

The Greek philosopher who believed that intelligence was inherited was

Cognitive

The way the mind encodes, processes, stores, and retrieves information is the primary concern of the _______ perspective.

Psychiatrist

Which of the following individuals is also a physician?

Developmental psychologist

Dr. Jones' research centers on the relationship between changes in our thinking over the life span and changes in our moral reasoning. Dr. Jones is more likely a...

industrial-organizational psychology

Which subfield is most directly concerned with studying human behavior in the workplace?

Social-cultural

Dr. Ernst (HAHAHA ERNEST) explains behavior in terms of different situations. Dr. Ernst is working within the ____-_____ perspective.

Behavioral

Which perspective emphasizes the learning of observable responses?

applied

A psychologist who studies how worker productivity might be increases by changing office layout is engaged in ________ research

people learn and remember material best when they actively process it

(Close-up) A major principle underlying the PRTR study method is that...

Augustine

The fourth-century scholar who anticipated health psychology's focus on mind-body interaction was...

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