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  1. Describe what evolutionary psycholgists do
  2. How did Darwin's theory of evolution influence psychology
  3. What factors led to the rise of behaviorism
  4. What are the career prospects for someone who chooses to study psychology
  5. what studies were conducted there
  1. a they could end up going to medical, law, or divinity school.
  2. b Explains behavior in terms of evolutionary history of the species, including reason evoultion might have favored a tendency to act in particular ways
  3. c he studied psychology of the sense organs to cultural differences in behavior with emphases on motivation, voluntary control, and cognitive processes
  4. d brought about because of its unanswered questions left by ticherner people quested behaviors not experiences suddenly
  5. e idea implied that each species has specializations adapted to its own way of life but also that all vertebrate species have many basic features in common. it also implied that nonhuman animals should exhibit varying degress of human characterists including intelligence

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. revolutionized and popularized psychotherapy with his methods of analyzing patients dreams and memories.frueds infleunce has decreased over time because his evidence was weak
  2. study peoples behaviors at work
  3. studying behaviorists found advantages with studying nonhuman animals to have more control. also nonhuman learning is simplier to understand. studied rates in mazes
  4. studies how behaviors change with age
  5. provide adice and consultation to the justice systme

5 True/False questions

  1. Describe what biological psychologiststries 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


  2. describe the school of psychology that he establish (Tichener)he taught at cornell where he had students use a stimulus and he asked his subjects to analyze it into its seperate feautures


  3. What is the mind-brain problem? Briedly explain the research that bears on this debate, and what this research showsin 1900 it was more open to women thatn other academic fields but the opporutinites were still limited


  4. Describe what cognitive psychologists dostudies how an individual influences other people and how the group influences an individual


  5. Describe what learning and motivation psychologists dostudy how behavior depends on the outcomes of past behaviors and current motivations