5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Construct Validity
- Reactivity (of Behavior)
- Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
- Personality Inventory
- Alternate-Form Reliability
- a Modification of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), which allows researchers to take pictures of the brain so quickly that metabolic changes can be measured, resulting in a picture of the brain at work rather than of its structure alone.
- b The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
- c The phenomenon whereby behavior is changed by the very fact that it is being observed.
- d A self-report questionnaire by which an examinee indicates whether statements assessing habitual tendencies apply to him or her.
- e The extent to which scores of rating on an assessment instrument rated to other variables or behaviors according to some theory or hypothesis.
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The relationship between the scores that a person acheives when he or she takes the same test twice.
- A psychological assessment device employing a set of standard but vague stimuli on the assumption that unstructured material will allow unconscious motivations and fears to be uncovered. The Rorschach series of inkblots is an example.
- In behavioral assessment, a procedure whereby the individual observes and reports certain aspects of his or her behavior, thoughts, or emotions.
- A graphic recording of electrical activity of the brain, usually of the cerebral cortex, but sometimes of lower areas.
- The extent to which a test, measurement, or classification system produces the same scientific observation each time it is applied.
5 True/False Questions
Neuropsychologist → A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.
Electrocardiogram → A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
Family Functioning → The adjustment of the family system as a whole in terms of family environment and performance of assigned roles to family members.
Thought Listing → A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
CT scan → A computer-generated picture of the living brain, created by analysis of radioactive particles from isotopes injected into the bloodstream.