5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Psychological Tests
- Cultural Bias
- Electrodermal Responding
- Rorschach Inkblot Test
- a The process of constructing an assessment procedure that has norms and meets the various psychometric criteria for validity and reliability.
- b The degree to which assessment devices, such as intelligence tests, have content that is not representative and meaningful for individuals from various cultural backgrounds.
- c Standardized procedures designed to measure a person's performance on a particular task or to assess his or her personality.
- d A projective test in which the examinee is instructed to interpret a series of 10 inkblots reproduced on cards.
- e A recording of the minute electrical activity of the sweat glands on the skin, allowing the inference of an emotional state.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The relationship between scores achieved by people when they complete two versions of a test that are judged to be equivalent.
- A physician who studies the nervous system, especially its structure, functions, and abnormalities.
- The adjustment of the family system as a whole in terms of family environment and performance of assigned roles to family members.
- A projective test consisting of a set of black-and-white pictures reproduced on cards, each depicting a potentially emotion-laden situation. The examinee, presented with the cards one at a time, is instructed to make up a story about each situation.
- A form of self-observation involving collection of data in real time (eg. diaries) regarding thoughts, moods ,and stressors.
5 True/False questions
Projective Test → The notion that highly unstructured stimuli, as in the Rorschach inkblot test, are necessary to bypass defences in order to reveal unconscious motives and conflicts.
Internal Consistency Reliability → The relationship between the judgements that at least two raters make independently about a phenomenon.
Reactivity (of Behavior) → The phenomenon whereby behavior is changed by the very fact that it is being observed.
Personality Inventory → 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.
Psychophysiology → A psychologist concerned with the relationships among cognition, affect, and behavior on the one hand, and brain function on the other.