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5 Matching questions

  1. Edward Titchener
  2. Random Sample
  3. Wilhelm Wundt
  4. William James
  5. Naturalistic observation
  1. a german physiologist who founded psychology as a formal science
  2. b observing and recording behavior
    weakness - lack of control
    strength - applications to real life behavior
  3. c each person in a group has an = chance of participating
  4. d structuralism, aimed to discover structures of the mind through introspection
  5. e functionalism; studied how humans use perception to function in our environment. Harvard. looked at stream of consciousness

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the measure of a relationship between two variables or sets of data; stronger correlation = closer to 1.00 or -1.00
    Note - correlation doesn't assume causation!
  2. random sample of self-reported attitudes, opinions, and behaviors
    weakness - answers depend on the way question is worded and respondents are chosen
    strength - can look at many cases for generalizing
  3. self/conscious personality & reason/logic
  4. dealt with conscious experiences and the importance of the individual. Carl Rogers and Abraham Maslow
  5. middle value in a rank-ordered data set (measure of central tendency)

5 True/False questions

  1. Theorytool for explaining behavior


  2. The Scientific Attitude (3 parts)Curiosity, skepticism, and humility


  3. Independent vs. Dependent variableexperimental - group affected by experiment test; control - group that is not affected by changed variables


  4. Meanmiddle value in a rank-ordered data set (measure of central tendency)


  5. Behaviorismtool for explaining behavior


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