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AP Psychology Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Validity
Reliability
Face Validity
Content Validity
Property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports t…
Property exhibited by a test that yields the same results ove…
Measures whether a test looks like it tests what it is suppos…
Property exhibited by a test in which each item is representa…
Validity
Property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports t…
Reliability
Property exhibited by a test that yields the same results ove…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11: Social Psychology
social psychology
social context
situationism
dispositionism
The branch of psychology that studies the effects of social v…
The combination of ... (a) people,... (b) the activities and intera…
The view that environment conditions may influence people's b…
A psychological orientation that focuses primarily on the inn…
social psychology
The branch of psychology that studies the effects of social v…
social context
The combination of ... (a) people,... (b) the activities and intera…
AP Psychology Chapter 11 Bernstein
Motivation
Motive
Instinct Doctrine
Instinctive Behaviors
The influences that account for the intiation, direction, int…
A reason or purpose for behavior
A view that explains human behavior as motivated by automatic…
Innate, automatic dispositions toward responding in a particu…
Motivation
The influences that account for the intiation, direction, int…
Motive
A reason or purpose for behavior
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Achievement test
Aptitude test
Cohort
Content validity
a test designed to assess what a person has learned
a test designed to predict a person's future performance; apt…
a group of people from a given time period
the extent to which a test samples the behavior that is of in…
Achievement test
a test designed to assess what a person has learned
Aptitude test
a test designed to predict a person's future performance; apt…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence Test
General Intelligence (g)
Factor Analysis
Savant Syndrome
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
A general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
Intelligence Test
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
General Intelligence (g)
A general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
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AP Psychology- Chapter 11
intelligence test
intelligence
general intelligence
factor analysis
-a method ... -assesses an individual's mental aptitudes and com…
-intelligence... -consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
-intelligence factor ... -underlies specific mental abilities an…
-statistical procedure... -identifies clusters of related items…
intelligence test
-a method ... -assesses an individual's mental aptitudes and com…
intelligence
-intelligence... -consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
motivation
instinct theory
instinct
drive reduction theory
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
instincts motivate our actions
a fixed (rigid and predictable) pattern of behavior that is n…
the idea that humans are motivated to reduce these drives, su…
motivation
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
instinct theory
instincts motivate our actions
AP Psychology Zimbardo Chapter 11
Validity (11.01)
Reliability (11.02)
Face validity (11.03)
Content Validity (11.04)
A property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports…
A property exhibited by a test that yields the same results o…
Measures whether a test looks like it tests what it is suppos…
A property exhibited by a test in which each item is represen…
Validity (11.01)
A property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports…
Reliability (11.02)
A property exhibited by a test that yields the same results o…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11: Intelligence
Intelligence Test
Mental Age
Stanford-Binet
Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
a measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
the widely used American revision (by Terman at Stanford Univ…
defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronol…
Intelligence Test
a method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
Mental Age
a measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
Psychology AP: Chapter 11 Motivation
Motivation
Four Aspects for Motivation
Instincts
Drive-Reduction Theory
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
Instinct Theory (replaced by the evolutionary perspective), D…
complex behaviors that have fixed patterns throughout differe…
physiological need creates and aroused tension state that mot…
Motivation
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
Four Aspects for Motivation
Instinct Theory (replaced by the evolutionary perspective), D…
AP Psychology Chapter 11 Intelligence
Intelligence Test
Mental age
Stanford-Binet
Intelligence Quotent (IQ)
A method for assessing an individual's mental altitudes and c…
A measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
The widely used American revision (by Terman at Stanford Univ…
Defined originally as the ratio of mental age (am) to chronol…
Intelligence Test
A method for assessing an individual's mental altitudes and c…
Mental age
A measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
Myers AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
AP Psychology Zimbardo Chapter 11
Validity (11.01)
Reliability (11.02)
Face validity (11.03)
Content Validity (11.04)
A property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports…
A property exhibited by a test that yields the same results o…
Measures whether a test looks like it tests what it is suppos…
A property exhibited by a test in which each item is represen…
Validity (11.01)
A property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports…
Reliability (11.02)
A property exhibited by a test that yields the same results o…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 11
intelligence test
mental age
Stanford - Binet
intelligent quotient (IQ)
measures mental aptitudes and compares them to others through…
the chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
Lewis Terman's widely used revision of Binet's original intel…
originally defined as the ratio of mental age to chronologica…
intelligence test
measures mental aptitudes and compares them to others through…
mental age
the chronological age that most typically corresponds to a gi…
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AP psychology chapter 11
Intelligence
Factor analysis
General intelligence
Savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to spearmen and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited and mental ab…
Intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence Test
Intelligence
general intelligence
Factor analysis
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
A statistical procedure that identifies cluster of related it…
Intelligence Test
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
Intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
A condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
Attitude
Subjects in Milgram's Experiment
Purpose of Stanford Prison Experiment
Social Norms
A learned tendency to evaluate some object, person, or issue…
Obedience to Authority
The purpose was to understand the development of norms and th…
The "rules" or expectations for appropriate behavior in a par…
Attitude
A learned tendency to evaluate some object, person, or issue…
Subjects in Milgram's Experiment
Obedience to Authority
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AP Psychology Chapter 11: Intelligence
factor analysis
Charles Spearman
LL Thurstone
Howard Gardner
a mathematical process during which a larger set of variables…
one factor (g factor - general intelligence); those who score…
many different factors; 7 clusters of primary mental abilities
many different factors; savant syndrome (ppl score low on int…
factor analysis
a mathematical process during which a larger set of variables…
Charles Spearman
one factor (g factor - general intelligence); those who score…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Arousal
Emotion
Emotional Intelligence
Common sense theory
Any physical excitement that causes physiological excitement
Pattern of responses by an organism that are relevant to the…
The ability to understand, label and use your emotions to bet…
event --> arousal --> eomtion
Arousal
Any physical excitement that causes physiological excitement
Emotion
Pattern of responses by an organism that are relevant to the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11 Vocabulary
validity
reliability
face validity
content validity
property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports t…
property exhibited by a test that yields the same results ove…
measures whether a test looks like it tests what it's suppose…
property exhibited by a test in which each item is representa…
validity
property exhibited by a test that measures what it purports t…
reliability
property exhibited by a test that yields the same results ove…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Achievement Tests
Aptitude Tests
Construct Validity
Content Validity
Tests that gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of various…
Psychological tests used to assess talent for specific types…
The extent to which there is evidence that a test measures a…
The degree to which the content of a test is representative o…
Achievement Tests
Tests that gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of various…
Aptitude Tests
Psychological tests used to assess talent for specific types…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitudes
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
The tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
people's evaluations of objects, of events, or of ideas
social psychology
The scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
the theory that we explain someone's behavior by crediting ei…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11: Intelligence
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence (g)
savant syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Studies of adopted children and their…
A 6 year old child has a mental age of…
Most psychologists believe that racial…
Standardization refers to the process of
become more apparent
150
are in large measure caused by environmental factors
defining meaningful scores relative to a representative prete…
Studies of adopted children and their…
become more apparent
A 6 year old child has a mental age of…
150
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Ap Psychology Chapter 11
I.Q
Reification
Intelligence
Factor analysis
Intelligence quotient; (mental age/chronological age) *100
Viewing an abstract, immaterial concept as if it were a real…
The ability to learn from experience, solve problems, and use…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
I.Q
Intelligence quotient; (mental age/chronological age) *100
Reification
Viewing an abstract, immaterial concept as if it were a real…
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AP Psychology - Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence (g)
savant syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a factor that according to Spearman and others underlies spec…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
motivation
drives
needs
incentive
the urge to move toward one's goals; to accomplish tasks
the perceived states of tension that occur when our bodies ar…
inherently biological states of deficiency (cellular or bodil…
any external object or event that motivates behavior
motivation
the urge to move toward one's goals; to accomplish tasks
drives
the perceived states of tension that occur when our bodies ar…
Chapter 11 - AP Psychology
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-Reduction Theory
Homeostasis
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state:…
Motivation
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
Instinct
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence
Savant Syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a general intelligence factor that, according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
Intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Factor Analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
Emotional Intelligence
Creativity
Aptitude Test
Defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronol…
The ability to perceive, express, understand, and regulate em…
The ability to produce novel and valuable ideas.
A test designed to predict a person's future performance; apt…
Intelligence Quotient (IQ)
Defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronol…
Emotional Intelligence
The ability to perceive, express, understand, and regulate em…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence Test
Mental Age
Stanford-Binet
Intelligence Quotient
a method for assessing someone's mental aptitudes and compari…
a measure of intelligence test performance by Binet involving…
the widely used American revision of Binet's original intelli…
was once the ratio of mental age to chronological age multipl…
Intelligence Test
a method for assessing someone's mental aptitudes and compari…
Mental Age
a measure of intelligence test performance by Binet involving…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
Validity
Reliability
Face Validity
Content Validity
An attribute of a psychological test that actually measures w…
An attribute of a psychological test that gives consistent re…
Measures whether a test looks like it tests what its supposed…
A property exhibited by a test in which each item is represen…
Validity
An attribute of a psychological test that actually measures w…
Reliability
An attribute of a psychological test that gives consistent re…
AP psychology Chapter 11.
Instinct
Drive-reduction theory
Homeostasis
Incentive
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
A positive or negative environmental stimulus that motivates…
Instinct
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
Drive-reduction theory
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 11- Intelligence
Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence (g)
Savant Syndrome
A mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from expe…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
Factor that according to Charles Spearman, underlies specific…
A condition in which a person with otherwise limited mental a…
Intelligence
A mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from expe…
Factor Analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
aka "g", this underlies specific mental abilities and is ther…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
AP Psychology- Chapter 11
Development
Zygote
Prenatal period
Germinal stage
The sequence of age-related changes that occur as a person pr…
A one celled organism formed by the Union of a sperm and an egg
Extends from conception to birth, usually encompassing nine m…
The first phase of prenatal development, encompassing the fir…
Development
The sequence of age-related changes that occur as a person pr…
Zygote
A one celled organism formed by the Union of a sperm and an egg
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AP Psychology - Chapter 11
motivation
instinct
drive-reduction theory
homeostasis
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
the idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
a tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
motivation
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
instinct
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
40 terms
AP Psychology: Chapter 11 - Motivation
Motivation
Four Aspects for Motivation
Instincts
Drive-Reduction Theory
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
Instinct Theory (replaced by the evolutionary perspective), D…
complex behaviors that have fixed patterns throughout differe…
physiological need creates and aroused tension state that mot…
Motivation
a need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
Four Aspects for Motivation
Instinct Theory (replaced by the evolutionary perspective), D…
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AP Psychology | Chapter 11- Motivation
Motivation
Instinct
Drive
Drive-Reduction Theory
A need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
A fixed pattern of behavior that is not acquired by learning…
An aroused/tense state related to a physical need such as hun…
The idea that humans are motivated to reduce drives, such as…
Motivation
A need or desire that energizes behavior and directs it towar…
Instinct
A fixed pattern of behavior that is not acquired by learning…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
Instinct
Drive-Reduction Theory
Homeostasis
Incentive
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
A positive or negative environmental stimulus that motivates…
Instinct
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
Drive-Reduction Theory
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence
Alfred Binet
Mental Age (not on vocab)
Chronological Age (not on vocab)
mental quality consisting of the ability to ... 1) learn from ex…
Developed the 1st intelligence test ... Identified students who…
Intellectual functioning based on years
Age based on birthdays
Intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to ... 1) learn from ex…
Alfred Binet
Developed the 1st intelligence test ... Identified students who…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11
intelligence
factor analysis
general intelligence
savant syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
a general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
factor analysis
a statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
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AP Psychology Chapter 11: Motivation and Work
motivation
instinct
drive-reduction theory
homeostasis
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior.
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
the idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
a tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
motivation
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior.
instinct
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
23 terms
Psychology AP Chapter 11 Vocabulary
Intelligence
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence (g)
Savant Syndrome
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
a statistically procedure that identifies clusters of related…
a general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
a condition in which a person otherwise limited in mental abi…
Intelligence
mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Factor Analysis
a statistically procedure that identifies clusters of related…
26 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-Reduction Theory
Homeostasis
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
The idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
Motivation
A need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
Instinct
A complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
AP Psychology: Chapter 11 Vocabulary
intelligence test
mental age
Stanford-Binet
intelligence quotient (IQ)
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
A measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
The widely used American revision (by Terman at Stanford Univ…
Defined originally as the ratio of mental age (ma) to chronol…
intelligence test
A method for assessing an individual's mental aptitudes and c…
mental age
A measure of intelligence test performance devised by Binet;…
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