5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Humanistic Psychology
- Gestalt psychology
- Parietal lobe
- Random assignment
- a "Like goes with like"
- b a psychological approach that emphasizes that we often perceive the whole rather than the sum of its parts
- c a region of the cerebral cortex whose functions include processing information about touch
- d an approach to understanding human nature that emphasizes the positive potential of human beings
- e a procedure that uses random event to assign people to the experimental or control group
5 Multiple choice questions
- experimenters and participants are unaware of the purpose of this study
- Hindbrain, Midbrain, Forebrain
- A set of nerves that prepares the body for action in threatening situations; dilates pupils, relaxes bronchi, accelerates heartbeat, inhibits digestive activity, stimulates glucose release and secretion of epinephrine/norepinephrine, relaxes bladder, stimulates ejaculation in male.
- involves observing and recording the variables of interest in the natural environment without interference or manipulation by the experimenter.
- scientific study of mental processes, including perception, thought, memory and reasoning
5 True/False questions
Archival Research → A region of the cerebral cortex that processes visual information
Social psychology → subfield of psychology that studies the causes and consequences of interpersonal behavior
research method for achieving causational implications → Experimental design; correlation does not equal causation
ethics in psychology → Respecting people, animals and the truth:
How neurons communicate → Synapse is the junction or region between the axon of one neuron and the dendrites, or cell body of another. There is a small synaptic space between them across which information is transmitted. The transmission of information across the synapse is fundamental to communication between neurons, a process that allows us to think, feel, and behave.