5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Lee was momentarily terrified as a passing automobile nearly sideswipes his car. When one of his passengers joked that he almost had a two-color car, Lee laughed uncontrollably. Lee's emotional volatility best illustrates
- A general sense of happiness or life satisfaction is most unrelated to whether people
- One naturalistic observation of pedestrians found that half of the people on cellphones exhibit unsafe road crossing. This illustrates the impact of
- After the horror of 9/11, many people said the CIA and FBI should obviously have foreseen the likelihood of this form of terrorism. This perception most clearly illustrates
- The ability to distinguish between a conditioned stimulus and similar stimuli that do not signal an unconditioned stimulus is called
- a the spillover effect.
- b are well educated.
- c hindsight bias.
- d selective attention.
- e discrimination.
5 Multiple choice questions
- mirror neurons.
- a hypothesis.
- aversive conditioning.
- hormone secretions and finger temperatures
- have greater reproductive potential than do women.
5 True/False questions
Research on sex hormones and human sexual behavior indicates that → women's sexual interests are somewhat influenced by the phases of their menstrual cycles.
Three Key attitudes of scientific inquiry are → curiosity, skepticism, and humility.
In Milgram's obedience experiments, "teachers" exhibited a somewhat lower level of compliance when an experimenter's orders when → the experiment was not associated with a prestigious institution like Yale University.
At about 8 months, children become increasingly likely to react to newcomers with tears and distress. This best illustrates → women's sexual interests are somewhat influenced by the phases of their menstrual cycles.
When golden hamsters were repeatedly threatened and attacked while young, they suffered long-term changes in → brain chemistry.