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  1. How were behaviorism studies conducted
  2. who is considered the founder of behaviroism and what is it
  3. Describe what biological psychologists
  4. Briefly descibe some of the history of inteligence measurement in human
  5. Describe what cognitive psychologists do
  1. a 1905 Alfred Binet devised the 1st useful intelligence test. pyschologists developed tests of personality, interests.
  2. b Studies the processes of thought and knowledge
  3. c studying behaviorists found advantages with studying nonhuman animals to have more control. also nonhuman learning is simplier to understand. studied rates in mazes
  4. d John B. watson- a field of psychology that concentrates on observable, measurebale behaviors and not a menal process
  5. e tries to explain behavior in terms of biological factors, such as electrical and chemical activities in the nervous system, the effects of drugs and hormones, genetics, and evolutionary pressures

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. studies how behaviors change with age
  2. scientists believe in the immediate causs of an event meaning they rely on determinism
  3. have to compete with other majors as well. only 20-25% of people w/ psychology majors have a job in psychology
  4. determinism is the assumption that everything that happens has a cause or determinant and free will has the belief that behavior is caused by a person's own chocies.
  5. Clinicla psychologists have an advanced degree in psychology with a speciality in understanding and helping people with psychological problems. Psychoanalysts are therapy providers who rely heavily on the theories and methods pioneered by the 20th century vieneese physician stigmund frued

5 True/False questions

  1. descibe some of the features that characterize the study of psychology todaypsychology today ranges from the study of simple sensory processes to interventions intented to change whole communites cognitive psychologists today carefully meausre the accuracy and speed of responses under many situations to draw interences about the process. another field is neuroscience. psychologists today have also broadened their scope to include more of human diversity

          

  2. Describe ergonomicsprovide adice and consultation to the justice systme

          

  3. Describe what evolutionary psycholgists doExplains behavior in terms of evolutionary history of the species, including reason evoultion might have favored a tendency to act in particular ways

          

  4. What factors led to the rise of behaviorismhe studied psychology of the sense organs to cultural differences in behavior with emphases on motivation, voluntary control, and cognitive processes

          

  5. name some prominent women in psychology and their contributionsprovide adice and consultation to the justice systme

          

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