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Which is true of all levels and systems?
The body's internal chemical events and the behavior of the individual affect each other
According to the levels and systems view...
Events on the world level can affect an individual's internal neurochemistry , and and individual's internal neurochemistry can affect world history.
Sometimes males do risky things to show off-things that might be deadly-an example of
According to Hamilton______is the sum of classical fitness plus the effects the individual's actions have on the reproductive success of his or her genetic relatives, weighted by the degree of genetic relatedness.
Which of the following is the theory of human origins which has received much support from archeological evidence, though recent genetic evidence has refuted its exclusivity as a full explanation?
Out of Africa
Which of the following theories is the only known scientific theories that can explain adaptions?
Evolution by natural selection
As predicted from an evolutionary perspective, a study by Flinn and colleagues documented that children living with a stepparent have ____ levels of ____ than children living with biological parents
Selection acts more strongly on men than on women because
men have a greater variability in reproduction
Multiple studies have now demonstrated than women who have high access to their own resources tend to place MORE emphasis on _____ than women with low access to resources do
A mate's financial prospects
Which of the following cues appears to be the key factor in our incest-avoidence mechanisms?
Cor-residence during childhood
Despite average changes in weight over the past thirty years, Singh found that ___ did not change (as reflected in the centerfolds of women's magazines)
Waist to hip ratio
Men who are in relationships and willing to have an affair tend to have ___ testosterone than men unwilling to have an affair, which supports the idea that testosterone is associated with _____ in men
higher; mating effort
Men in the later stages of relationships have __ testosterone than men in the early stages of a relationship. When divorced men remarry they experience a ____ in testosterone
Women tend to derogate other women's _____ especially during the ____ phase of their cycle
Physical appearance; fertile
Men's ratings of women's attractiveness _____ following short term casual sex, and women's ratings of men's attractiveness _____ following short term casual sex
Mated women are _____ to have an orgasm with their extra pair partner than/as they are with their long term partner
Which masters Degree is the most versatile, accessible, and licensable everywhere?
Master of Social Work
Which program typically prepares you for research, teaching, and clinical practice?
PhD clinical psychology
Treatment of mood disorder with talking therapy such as individual counseling
works well with disorders in the mild to moderate range
The difference between psychiatrists and shaman
Both have a spiritual belief system, but the psychiatrist also has science
The entire cognitive system, according to an evolutionary psychological perspective, is
A complex collection of interrelated domain-specific information-processing devises
Linda wears tie-dyed shirts and buttons asserting that men are slime... this is an example of
Ecological Structure is
the set of statistical regularities of the human environment throughout our evolutionary history
The frequentist hypothesis states that
some human reasoning mechanisms are designed to take as input frequency information and produce as output frequency information
Tests of the frequentist hypothesis reveal that performance on the above problem (called the medical diagnosis problem) follows which pattern from worst to best
medical diagnosis problem, frequency information, visual information
Which of the following hypotheses proposes that language evolved via sexual selection?
one study found that each additional IQ point is associated with a
reduction in relative risk of death
Reactive heritability refers to
evolved psychological mechanisms designed to take as input one's heritable qualities as a guide to stratigic solutions
Evoked culture refers to
Phenomena that are triggered in some groups more than others because of differing environmental conditions
The commitment skepticism bias, descent illusion, and auditory looming bias imply that humans
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