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Final exam
Wilhelm Wundt
Ivan pavolv
sigmund Freud
William James
first psychological lab in Germany dealing with concepts of i…
known for classical conditioning (dealing with bell sound and…
father of psychoanalysis, famous psychologist believed that b…
wrote principles the principles of psychology, functionalism
Wilhelm Wundt
first psychological lab in Germany dealing with concepts of i…
Ivan pavolv
known for classical conditioning (dealing with bell sound and…
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Unit 4: Motivation, Emotion, & Stress (MESH)
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-Reduction Theory
Homeostasis
...
...
...
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Motivation
...
Instinct
...
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AP Psychology: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
learning
associative learning
classical conditioning
behaviorism
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
learning that certain events may occur together
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
the view that psychology 1) should be an objective science th…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
associative learning
learning that certain events may occur together
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AP Psych Unit 4
b. prosopagnosia
c. perception
e. sensation
d. perception
Complete sensation in the absence of complete perception is b…
As the brain receives information about the lines, angles, an…
The detection and encoding of stimulus energies by the nervou…
The process by which we select, organize, and interpret senso…
b. prosopagnosia
Complete sensation in the absence of complete perception is b…
c. perception
As the brain receives information about the lines, angles, an…
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AP SICK (sem. 1 final)
hindsight bias
biological
cognitive
humanistic
tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that we would…
explore the links between brain and mind
study how we perceive, thinks, and solve problems
study that says that humans are basically good and possess a…
hindsight bias
tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that we would…
biological
explore the links between brain and mind
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AP Psych Chapter 5 Vocab.
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM sleep
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
the biological clock; regular body rhythms (ex: temperature a…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
the relatively slow brain waves of relaxed, awake state
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular body rhythms (ex: temperature a…
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CH 8 AP PSYCH STUDY GUIDE
Symbolic, generative, structured
Phoneme
Morpheme
Semantics
Imagine that a race of aliens comes to earth. These aliens qu…
The smallest unit of sound in a language is a _____
The smallest unit of meaning in a language is a ______
______ is the component of language concerned with understand…
Symbolic, generative, structured
Imagine that a race of aliens comes to earth. These aliens qu…
Phoneme
The smallest unit of sound in a language is a _____
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AP psychology midterm review
John B. Watson
B.F. Skinner
Albert Bandura
Howard Gardner
•Behaviorist... • "Little Albert" experiment... •used classical con…
•Behaviorist... •Operant conditioning & skinner boxes... •Rewards a…
•Behaviorist ... •Observational learning ... •"Bobo Doll" experiment
•Cognitive... •"Gardners multiple intelligences"
John B. Watson
•Behaviorist... • "Little Albert" experiment... •used classical con…
B.F. Skinner
•Behaviorist... •Operant conditioning & skinner boxes... •Rewards a…
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AP Psych chapter 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory infomatin,…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory infomatin,…
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AP Psych Unit 1
Introspection
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalytic Theory
Self-reflection
Explore the elemental structure of human mind
Part of psychology the show how the behavioral processes func…
Theory that show how making conscious & unconscious... thoughts…
Introspection
Self-reflection
Structuralism
Explore the elemental structure of human mind
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AP Psych Unit 2: Learning
learning
habituation
stimulus
associative learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
any event or situation that evokes a response
learning that certain events occur together
learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
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AP Psychology Unit 7
Memory
Encoding
Storage
Retrieval
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
The processing of information into the memory system (ex: ext…
The process of retaining encoded information over time.
The process of getting information out of memory storage.
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
Encoding
The processing of information into the memory system (ex: ext…
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AP Psych Chpt 11 Vocab
Intelligence
Francis Galton
Factor Analysis
General Intelligence (g)
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Darwin's 2nd cousin who believed intelligence is inherited, f…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that according to Spearman and…
Intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Francis Galton
Darwin's 2nd cousin who believed intelligence is inherited, f…
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AP Psych Fall Final
Wundt
Watson
Introspection
Functionalism
1st lab, sensory responses (heard a sound & hit a lever)
behaviorist, observable traits
(Titchener) looking inward
(James) studied function of the mind, 1st textbook
Wundt
1st lab, sensory responses (heard a sound & hit a lever)
Watson
behaviorist, observable traits
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AP Psych Midterm
psychology
nature v. nurture
Socrates
Plato
the science of behavior and mental processes.
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
concluded that mind is separable from body and continues afte…
student of Socrates
psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes.
nature v. nurture
the longstanding controversy over the relative contributions…
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AP Psychology Unit 5: Learning
Learning
Habituation
Associative learning
Stimulus
The process of acquiring new and relatively enduring new info…
An organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
Learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
Any event or situation that evokes a response.
Learning
The process of acquiring new and relatively enduring new info…
Habituation
An organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
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AP LIT Final: Lenses
Post-Colonial Theory
Post-Colonial Theory
Post-Colonial Theory
"others"
-lense that helps us understand and analyze literature that c…
-community still suffers from colonization- structure of text…
-Legacy / lasting impact of colonization
Indigenous people (colonized) are seen as this
Post-Colonial Theory
-lense that helps us understand and analyze literature that c…
Post-Colonial Theory
-community still suffers from colonization- structure of text…
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Somatosensory Receptors 12/9 & 12/12
Sensory receptors are activated by a__…
Transduction mechanism for all sensory…
Psychophysics
4 basic dimensions of every sensation:
specific stimulus (adequate stimulus)
adequate stimulus -> membrane conductance change -> generator…
study of the relationships between physical stimuli and the r…
-modality... -intensity... -location... -timing
Sensory receptors are activated by a__…
specific stimulus (adequate stimulus)
Transduction mechanism for all sensory…
adequate stimulus -> membrane conductance change -> generator…
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Unit 4 Vocabulary Quiz 3
Audition
Frequency
Pitch
Cochlea
the sense or act of hearing.
the number of complete wavelengths that pass a point in a giv…
a tone's experienced highness or lowness; depends on frequency.
a coiled, bony, fluid-filled tube in the inner ear through wh…
Audition
the sense or act of hearing.
Frequency
the number of complete wavelengths that pass a point in a giv…
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Lecture 19 -- 20th Century Neuropsychology of Language
Jean Martin Charcot
Sigmund Freud's On Aphasia
Asymbolic aphasia
Karl Kleist
"founder of modern neurology," lectured on neuro-basis for ap…
True aphasia involves damage core symbolic function, broca's…
Language damage due to deficit recognizing symbols
Ultralocalizationist; drew extensive maps of presumed localiz…
Jean Martin Charcot
"founder of modern neurology," lectured on neuro-basis for ap…
Sigmund Freud's On Aphasia
True aphasia involves damage core symbolic function, broca's…
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AP Psychology Vocab - Chapter 7
learning
associative learning
classical conditioning
behaviorism
a relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due to…
learning that certain events can occur together. the events m…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
the view that psychology should be an objective science that…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due to…
associative learning
learning that certain events can occur together. the events m…
25 termscreated on December 9, 2016
AP Social, Testing and Research Test Review (Psychology)
Scatterplots
Bar Graph
Pie Chart
Correlational Coefficient
a graphed cluster of dots, each of which represents the value…
a graph that uses bars to show comparisons in different things
circular statistical graph, divided into slices to illustrate…
a statistical index of the relationship between two variables…
Scatterplots
a graphed cluster of dots, each of which represents the value…
Bar Graph
a graph that uses bars to show comparisons in different things
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Ap psych model 21
Associative learning
Learning
Behaviorism
Unconditioned response
Learning that certain events occur together
Relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due to e…
Theoretical beliefs based on the premise that scientific psyc…
In classical conditioning the unlearn naturally occurring res…
Associative learning
Learning that certain events occur together
Learning
Relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due to e…
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AP Psych Chapter 8
Cognitive psychology
Thinking
Concepts
Logical concepts
The branch of psychology that focuses on such mental processe…
The process of mentally representing and manipulating informa…
Mental categories for classifying events, objects, and ideas…
Concepts with clearly defined rules for membership
Cognitive psychology
The branch of psychology that focuses on such mental processe…
Thinking
The process of mentally representing and manipulating informa…
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AP Psych Unit 4 Vocab
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with sensory receptors and works up to t…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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CH 18-social psychology PT.2
prejudice
stereotype
ingroup
outgroup
an unjustifiable (usually negative) attitude towards a group…
a generalized (sometimes accurate) belief about a group of pe…
people with whom one shares a common identity
those perceived as different or apart from one's ingroup
prejudice
an unjustifiable (usually negative) attitude towards a group…
stereotype
a generalized (sometimes accurate) belief about a group of pe…
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AP Psych Unit IX (Modules 45-54)
Developmental psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
A branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
The fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
The developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
The developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
Developmental psychology
A branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
The fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
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AP Psychology Midterm Review
Psychology
developmental psychologists
cognitive psychologists
social psychologists
the study of behavior and mental processes
how our personality develops over time
Freud; how we think and mental processes
how people's thoughts and behavior affect and are affected by…
Psychology
the study of behavior and mental processes
developmental psychologists
how our personality develops over time
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AP Psych Unit 1: Psychology's History and Approaches & Research Methods
Socrates, Plato & Aristotle
Rene Descartes
Francis Bacon
John Locke
study of the mind and body; believed that knowledge grows fro…
identified the importance of nerve pathways
studied the human mind and it's failings; believed that our p…
"tabula rasa": blank slate (experience is our pen)
Socrates, Plato & Aristotle
study of the mind and body; believed that knowledge grows fro…
Rene Descartes
identified the importance of nerve pathways
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Chapter 6: Learning
Habituation
Sensitization
Classical Conditioning/pavlov conditio…
Operant Conditioning
When a new stimulus is introduced and eventually reacting les…
reacting more strongly to something over time
Pavlov was studying salivation/digestion in dogs when he disc…
Rewarding good behavior, punishing for bad behavior
Habituation
When a new stimulus is introduced and eventually reacting les…
Sensitization
reacting more strongly to something over time
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AP Psychology Unit VI Review (Modules 26-30)
learning
habituation
associative learning
stimulus
...
...
...
...
learning
...
habituation
...
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AP Psychology 1st semester Review
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Dorthea Dix
John B. Watson
-Father of psychology... -First to study humans in a lab... -studie…
-Wrote first modern day textbook... -first psych professor at Ha…
-Started first mental hospital in America
-believed behavior is learned by others (behaviorist)... -deep e…
Wilhelm Wundt
-Father of psychology... -First to study humans in a lab... -studie…
William James
-Wrote first modern day textbook... -first psych professor at Ha…
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Mini Lesson #7
State people experience emotion becaus…
State people experience emotion at sam…
State people experience emotion and bo…
Ms. Davis sees the Possum King then he…
James-Lange Theory
Cannon-Bard
Two-Factor
James-Lange Theory
State people experience emotion becaus…
James-Lange Theory
State people experience emotion at sam…
Cannon-Bard
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AP Psych Chapter 9- Developmental Pyschology
developmental psychology
zygote
embryo
fetus
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
the developing human organism from 2 weeks after fertilizatio…
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
developmental psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
zygote
the fertilized egg; it enters a 2-week period of rapid cell d…
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AP Psych Semester Exam Review
Correlation
Causation
Strong Correlation
Weak Correlation
Shows how strong of a relationship exists between 2 variables.
Can only be proven by an experiment
± 1
0
Correlation
Shows how strong of a relationship exists between 2 variables.
Causation
Can only be proven by an experiment
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P- Module 41
Emotion
James- Lange theory
Cannon- Bard theory
Two-Factor theory
A response of the whole organism, involving:... 1) psychological…
The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of…
The theory that an emotion-arousing stimulus simultaneously t…
The Schalchter- Singer theory that to experience emotion, one…
Emotion
A response of the whole organism, involving:... 1) psychological…
James- Lange theory
The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of…
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AP Psychology Midterm chapters 1-7
what is psychology?
who is with structuralism?
who is with functionalism?
who is with psychoanalysis?
the study of behavior and mental process
Wundt and Titchener
William James
Freud
what is psychology?
the study of behavior and mental process
who is with structuralism?
Wundt and Titchener
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AP psychology ch 6
Memory
Encoding
Storage
Retrieval
An active system that receives information from the senses, p…
The set of mental operations that people perform on sensory i…
Holding onto information for some period of time
Getting information that is in storage into a form that can b…
Memory
An active system that receives information from the senses, p…
Encoding
The set of mental operations that people perform on sensory i…
36 terms
created on December 9, 2016
Unit 5 Test
Vestibular sense
Smell
Supertaster
Gustation
Susan developed an inner ear infection and her doctor told he…
You are walking through the perfume department in a store whe…
You cannot stand the bitter taste of brussel sprouts. You wou…
The sense of taste is known as:
Vestibular sense
Susan developed an inner ear infection and her doctor told he…
Smell
You are walking through the perfume department in a store whe…
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Unit 5 Sensations and Perceptions Flashcards
Transduction
Sensory adaptation
Sensory habituation (perceptual adapta…
Cocktail-party phenomenon
Signals from the stimuli we receive from our sensory organs a…
Decreasing responsiveness to stimuli due to constant stimulat…
Our perception of sensations is partially due to how focused…
Voluntarily attend to stimuli in order to perceive them, but…
Transduction
Signals from the stimuli we receive from our sensory organs a…
Sensory adaptation
Decreasing responsiveness to stimuli due to constant stimulat…
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Ap Psych capter 6
Selective attention
Inattentional blindness
visual capture
Gestalt
...
...
...
...
Selective attention
...
Inattentional blindness
...
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Chapter 1: Key Terms and People
Introspection
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalytic theory
Cognitive reactions to simple stimuli in an effort to underst…
Theory that the mind operates by combining subjective emotion…
School of thought that stressed the adaptive and survival val…
All behavior is meaningful and driven by unconscious forces
Introspection
Cognitive reactions to simple stimuli in an effort to underst…
Structuralism
Theory that the mind operates by combining subjective emotion…
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Unit 3 Developmental Psychology Flashcards
Developmental psychologist
Nature vs nurture
Cross-sectional research
Longitudinal research
Study how our behaviors and thoughts change over our entire l…
One of the basic controversies in developmental psychology. D…
Uses participants of different ages to compare how certain va…
Takes place over a long period of time. Instead of sampling f…
Developmental psychologist
Study how our behaviors and thoughts change over our entire l…
Nature vs nurture
One of the basic controversies in developmental psychology. D…
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AP Psych Fall Exam-Quinn
Structualism
Functionalism
Empiricism
Behaviorism
The theory that the mind operates with a combination of subje…
The study of how the mind helps survival. How does mental lif…
What we know comes from experiences. Observations and experim…
The objective science that studies behavior without referenci…
Structualism
The theory that the mind operates with a combination of subje…
Functionalism
The study of how the mind helps survival. How does mental lif…
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Psy Unit 3 Final
Neuron
Action Potential
Synapse
Neurotransmitter
...
...
...
...
Neuron
...
Action Potential
...
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Unit 4 States of Consciousness Flashcards
consciousness
Levels of consciousness
Conscious level
Non-conscious level
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
The levels of consciousness/awareness
Informatio about yourself and your environment you are aware…
Body processes controlled by our minds that we are not usuall…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
Levels of consciousness
The levels of consciousness/awareness
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Psych 100 quizzes 15 and 16
A $100 coat marked down from $150 can…
In middle school, Charlie found it eas…
Eva had difficulty recognizing that a…
After spending two hours trying to sol…
framing
a fixation
prototype
insight
A $100 coat marked down from $150 can…
framing
In middle school, Charlie found it eas…
a fixation
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AP Psychology Myers Chapter 9 (Thinking and Language)
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
A mental group of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
A mental image or best example of a category. matching new it…
A methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
The mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
concept
A mental group of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
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Chapter 7 - Learning
Learning
Associative learning
Stimulus
Respondent behavior
the process of acquiring through experience new information o…
learning that certain events occur together
any event or situation that evokes a response
behavior that occurs as an automatic response to some stimulus
Learning
the process of acquiring through experience new information o…
Associative learning
learning that certain events occur together
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Psy Unit 2 Final
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Case study
Population
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an observation technique in which one person is studied in de…
all the cases in a group being studied, from which samples ma…
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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