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Ap psychology unit 1-2 test
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By seeking to measure "atoms of the mind" who established the first psychology laboratory?
Which philosopher proposed that nerve pathways allowed for reflexes?
John B. Watson
Who coined the term "tabula rasa" (blank slate) to help explain the impact experience has on shaping an individual?
Explain Wilhelm Wundt's first psychology laboratory
Measuring the reaction time between hearing a sound and pressing a button.
What is a statement John B. Watson would likely agree with?
Psychology should study mental thought process.
What perspective is most likely to address how the encoding, storing, and retrieval of information might alter our thoughts?
What type of psychologist would most likely study the interaction of people, machines, and physical environments?
Human factors psychologist
Psychiatrists differ from psychologist in that they...
are medical doctors licensed to prescribe
What is a question a humanistic psychologist working with some poets might ask?
How have rewards and punishments shaped behavior?
Betsy works in a human resources department. She plans training sessions, recruits people to work for the company, and implements techniques to boost morale around the office. Betsy is most likely what type of psychologist?
What type of psychologist most strongly emphasize that human behavior is powerfully influenced by the interaction between people and their physical, social, political, and economic environments?
What type of psychologist would be most likely to investigate biological, psychological, cognitive, and social changes over time?
A psychologist investigates the methods teachers use to enhance student learning. Which sub field is the psychologist most likely aligned?
A psychologist works with children whose parents are divorcing. She helps them develop skills they need to cope with the situation. What kind of psychologist is most likely helping the children?
Dwayne is interested in helping people make good decisions regarding their physical well being. Dwayne should consider a career as a...
Which perspective would be most useful when explaining how people from different countries express anger?
The debate about the relationship contributes of biology and experience to human development is most often referred to as what?
The nature-nurture issue
What professional is required to have a medical degree?
Which psychological principle best explains why studying an hour a day for a week is more effect than one 7-hour study session?
Which type of psychologist would most likely explore how we process and remember information?
According to the behaviorist perspective, psychological science should be rooted in what?
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