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282 terms
AP pysch
cerebral cortex
glial cells
pons
sympathetic nervous system
outerlayer of cerebrum contains the dendrites
cells in the brain which support nourishment and protection f…
"bridge" between brain stem and cerebellum, helps with sleep
"fight or flight" response
cerebral cortex
outerlayer of cerebrum contains the dendrites
glial cells
cells in the brain which support nourishment and protection f…
30 terms
AP pysch
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental pyschology
Knowledge originates in experience
Self reflective evaluations (introspection)
Down to earth emotions, memories, willpower, habits
Explore behavior and thinking with experiments
Empiricism
Knowledge originates in experience
Structuralism
Self reflective evaluations (introspection)
13 terms
AP Pysch
Brain stem
Medulla
The pons
Thalamus
Oldest part of the brain (Pons and medulla)
Controls heartbeat and breathing
Above the medulla. ... Movement
On top of the brainstem. Assists with all senses.
Brain stem
Oldest part of the brain (Pons and medulla)
Medulla
Controls heartbeat and breathing
90 terms
AP Pysch
Foot-In-The-Door-phenomenon
Cognitive Dissonance theory
Social Facilitation
Social Loafing
technique is a compliance tactic that involves getting a pers…
Is the mental stress or discomfort experienced by an individu…
Is the tendency for people to do better on simple tasks when…
Is the phenomenon of people exerting less effort to achieve a…
Foot-In-The-Door-phenomenon
technique is a compliance tactic that involves getting a pers…
Cognitive Dissonance theory
Is the mental stress or discomfort experienced by an individu…
10 terms
AP Pysch
Law of Effect
Punishment
Pica
Shaping
States that rewarded behavior is likely to recur
An event that decreases the behavior that it follows.
...
Operant condition procedure in which reinforcers guide behavi…
Law of Effect
States that rewarded behavior is likely to recur
Punishment
An event that decreases the behavior that it follows.
21 terms
ap pysch
encoding, storage, retrieval.
retrieval.
iconic & echoic
visual. split sec.
3 stages of memory?
long term to short term is?
2 parts of sensory input?
iconic is and how long it last?
encoding, storage, retrieval.
3 stages of memory?
retrieval.
long term to short term is?
31 terms
AP pysch
Theory
Hypothesis
Operational definition
Replication
An explanation using an intergrated set of principles that or…
A testable prediction often implied by a theory
A carefully worded statement of the exact procedures (operati…
Repeating the essence of a research study , usually with diff…
Theory
An explanation using an intergrated set of principles that or…
Hypothesis
A testable prediction often implied by a theory
50 terms
AP Pysch
Psychology
Psychologist
Behavior
Mental Processes
A science, more specifically it is the science of... behavior an…
Systematically collect their research and use... mathematical (y…
Anything, absolutely anything you can do physically... both v…
include the things that are "unobservable", that is to the na…
Psychology
A science, more specifically it is the science of... behavior an…
Psychologist
Systematically collect their research and use... mathematical (y…
11 terms
Ap Pysch
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Nerves
Inter neurons
A branch of psychology concerned wirh links between bio and b…
A nerve cell
Neurons that carry INCOMING info from sensory receptors to br…
Neurons w/in the brain/spinal cord that communicate internall…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned wirh links between bio and b…
Neuron
A nerve cell
18 terms
Ap pysch
Chunking
Serial position effect
Schemata
Hierarchy
The grouping of information into units
People tend to recall the first items and last items in a list
Is a set of beliefs or expectation about something base on pa…
Complex information broken down into broad concepts
Chunking
The grouping of information into units
Serial position effect
People tend to recall the first items and last items in a list
52 terms
AP Pysch Bio Review
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Part of a neuron that bring information INTO the cell. The re…
Part of a neuron that sends information OUT of the cell. This…
A fatty, insulating membrane surrounding the axon in some neu…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Dendrite
Part of a neuron that bring information INTO the cell. The re…
13 terms
Ap pysch
Fritz Heider
Robert Rosenthal & Lenore Jacobson
Jane Elliot
Leon Festinger
Proposed Attribution Theory
Studied the self-fulfilling prophecy through the "Oak Hill" e…
Dived her class into blue eyes and brown eyes ( Discrimination)
Proposed the idea of cognitive dissonance
Fritz Heider
Proposed Attribution Theory
Robert Rosenthal & Lenore Jacobson
Studied the self-fulfilling prophecy through the "Oak Hill" e…
32 terms
Ap Pysch
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
Teratogens
Concpetion to 2 weeks, rapid cell division
2 weeks to 8 weeks, heart starts to beat
9 weeks to birth, sufficient organ development
Chemical/ virus that can harm babys
Zygote
Concpetion to 2 weeks, rapid cell division
Embryo
2 weeks to 8 weeks, heart starts to beat
32 terms
AP PYSCH
Applied Pyschology
Argument
Attitutudes
Behavior
The branch of pysch concerned with everyday, practical issues
One or more premises used to support a conclusion
Orientations that locate objects of thought on dimensions of…
An observable response or activity by an organism
Applied Pyschology
The branch of pysch concerned with everyday, practical issues
Argument
One or more premises used to support a conclusion
12 terms
Ap pysch
social loafing
social facilitation
group polarization
group influence
people in a group exert less effort toward obtaining a common…
better response on easy or well learned tasks in the presence…
enhancement of a groups inclinations through discussion withi…
the loss of self awareness and self restraint occuring in gro…
social loafing
people in a group exert less effort toward obtaining a common…
social facilitation
better response on easy or well learned tasks in the presence…
108 terms
Ap Pysch
Terminal buttons
Motor Neurons
Synaptic Vesicles
Serotonin
Make it possible for the neuron to stimulate nearby glands, m…
carry messages away from the central nervous system toward th…
neurotransmitters are stored here
sleep, appetite, perception, mood (Depression)
Terminal buttons
Make it possible for the neuron to stimulate nearby glands, m…
Motor Neurons
carry messages away from the central nervous system toward th…
33 terms
ap pysch
sensation
receptor cell
transduction
absolute threshold
the experience of sensory stimulation
a specialized cell that responds to a particular type of energy
the conversion of physical energy into coded neutral signals
the least amount of energy that can be detected as a stimulat…
sensation
the experience of sensory stimulation
receptor cell
a specialized cell that responds to a particular type of energy
Ap pysch
Autonomic nervous system
Sympathetic system
Parasympathetic ... Nervous system
Reflex
The part of the peripheral nervous system that controls the g…
The division of the automatic nervous system that around the…
Division of the autonomic nervous system that calms the body
Simple automatic inborn response to a sensory stimulus such a…
Autonomic nervous system
The part of the peripheral nervous system that controls the g…
Sympathetic system
The division of the automatic nervous system that around the…
41 terms
Ap Pysch
Pyscodynamic
Behavioral
Humanistic
Socio-cultural
Unconscious behavior
focused on observable responses of behavior changes of people
Focuses on self growth, and self fulfillment, self esteem
How culture impacts how we act, or how we nurture
Pyscodynamic
Unconscious behavior
Behavioral
focused on observable responses of behavior changes of people
8 terms
Ap pysch
Psychoanalytic
Behaviorism
Humanism
Cognitive
Assoiciated with sigmund freud, unconscious mind/ conscious m…
Observable behavior, reward/punishment (you learn from experi…
Abraham Maslow, believes humans by nature want to develop to…
Thinking and mental process
Psychoanalytic
Assoiciated with sigmund freud, unconscious mind/ conscious m…
Behaviorism
Observable behavior, reward/punishment (you learn from experi…
11 terms
AP pysch
garnered
incontestible
innate
immutable
gathered
undeniable
Natural
Unchangeable
garnered
gathered
incontestible
undeniable
18 terms
AP Pysch
Thalamus
Medulla
Reticular Formation
Cerebellum
Switchboard for sensory information
Base of brainstem; controls heartbeat and breathing
A nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role…
The "little brain" that processes sensory input and coordinat…
Thalamus
Switchboard for sensory information
Medulla
Base of brainstem; controls heartbeat and breathing
31 terms
Ap Pysch: Unit 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
14 terms
Ap pysch
Hindbrain
Medulla Oblongata
Pons
Cerebellum
Structures on top of our spinal cord.... Controls basic biologic…
Located just above the spinal cord.... Involved in control of bl…
Located just above the medulla.... Connects hindbrain with midbr…
Bottom rear of the brain.... Means "little brain"... Coordinates fi…
Hindbrain
Structures on top of our spinal cord.... Controls basic biologic…
Medulla Oblongata
Located just above the spinal cord.... Involved in control of bl…
8 terms
AP Pysch
Rationalism
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Rene Descartes
John Locke
Wundt & Titchner
James
Rationalism
Rene Descartes
Empiricism
John Locke
23 terms
AP Pysch
Dualist
Monist
Descartes and Bacon
John Locke (Empiricism)
Socrates and Plato. Mind can separate from body and continues…
Aristotle. Mind and body are one and once different aspects o…
Agreed that the mind could survive death
Having empirical evidence "Tabula Rage" - Blank Slate
Dualist
Socrates and Plato. Mind can separate from body and continues…
Monist
Aristotle. Mind and body are one and once different aspects o…
28 terms
AP PYSCH
Socrates and Plato
Socrates and Plato
Socrates and Plato
Aristotle
concluded that mind is separated from body and continues afte…
concluded that knowledge is innate; born within us.
Derived principles by logic
Derived principle by careful observations
Socrates and Plato
concluded that mind is separated from body and continues afte…
Socrates and Plato
concluded that knowledge is innate; born within us.
56 terms
AP PYSCH
Psychology
Introspection
Structuralism
Functionalism
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
A method of self-observation in which participants report the…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Introspection
A method of self-observation in which participants report the…
38 terms
AP pysch
Langer rodin
Loftus
Piaget
Watson rayner
In control and glad of it
Thanks for the memories
Out of sight but not out of mind
Little emotional albert
Langer rodin
In control and glad of it
Loftus
Thanks for the memories
26 terms
ap pysch
sensory cortex
association areas
plasticity
neurogenesis
area at the front of the parietal lobes that registers and pr…
areas of the cerebral cortex that are not involved in primary…
the brain's ability to change, especially during childhood, b…
the formation of new neurons
sensory cortex
area at the front of the parietal lobes that registers and pr…
association areas
areas of the cerebral cortex that are not involved in primary…
24 terms
AP Pysch
Structuralism
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Humanistic Psychology
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The view that psychology (1) should be on objective science t…
Historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
Structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
Functionalism
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
30 terms
ap pysch
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
theory
hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an explanation using an integrated set of principals that org…
a testable prediction, often implied by a theory
Hindsight Bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical Thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
64 terms
AP Pysch
empiricism
strucuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
early school of thought promoted by wundt and titchener used…
early school of thought promoted by james and influenced by d…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
strucuralism
early school of thought promoted by wundt and titchener used…
23 terms
Ap Pysch
Hindsight bias
Applied Research
Basic Research
Hypothesis
known as the knew-it-all-along effect or creeping determinism…
a form of systematic inquiry involving the practical applicat…
systematic study directed toward greater knowledge or underst…
a supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
Hindsight bias
known as the knew-it-all-along effect or creeping determinism…
Applied Research
a form of systematic inquiry involving the practical applicat…
17 terms
AP Pysch
Medulla
Pons
Brainstem
Cerebellum
The base of your brain stem, controls heartbeat and breathing
Help coordinate movement
Oldest innermost part of your brain, responsible for automati…
Processes sensory input, coordinates movement, enables nonver…
Medulla
The base of your brain stem, controls heartbeat and breathing
Pons
Help coordinate movement
21 terms
AP pysch
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypotheses
I-knew-it-all-along phenomenon
Smart thinking
Linked w observation,
Testable predictions
Hindsight bias
I-knew-it-all-along phenomenon
Critical thinking
Smart thinking
Ap Pysch
Psychology
Aristotle
First psychology laboratory founded in:
Wilhelm Wundt had a student:
a science that seeks to answer questions about how people thi…
-Early greek philosopher who started to ponder about psycholo…
1879 in Leipzig Germany by Wilhelm Wundt
Edward Titchener
Psychology
a science that seeks to answer questions about how people thi…
Aristotle
-Early greek philosopher who started to ponder about psycholo…
25 terms
AP Pysch
Adolescent
Alzhemeirs Disease
Assimilation
Basic Trust
The transition period from childhood to adulthood, extending…
A progressive and irreversible brain disorder characterized b…
Interpreting ones new experience in terms of ones existing sc…
According to Erik Erikson, a sense that the world is predicta…
Adolescent
The transition period from childhood to adulthood, extending…
Alzhemeirs Disease
A progressive and irreversible brain disorder characterized b…
46 terms
AP Pysch
Introspection
Functionalism
Sigmund Freud(1856-1939)
Margaret Floy Washburn(1871-1939)
The examination or observation of one's own mental and emotio…
A theory about the nature of mental states
Austrian neurologist, known as the father of psychoanalysis
Leading American Psychologist in the early 20th century
Introspection
The examination or observation of one's own mental and emotio…
Functionalism
A theory about the nature of mental states
AP Pysch
Goals of psychology
Dualism
Functionalism
Gestalt
Define, Explain, Control, Predict
The mind is separate from the body
William James- all human behavior is evolutionary and looked…
The whole is greater than sum(parts)
Goals of psychology
Define, Explain, Control, Predict
Dualism
The mind is separate from the body
39 terms
Ap Pysch
Prozac
Reasons to overestimate therapy effect…
Social engagement
Transference
Type of anitdepressant drug
They enter therapy in crisis... Clients may need to believe the…
Being involved with your community to produce a better good
The patients transfer to the analyst emotions linked with oth…
Prozac
Type of anitdepressant drug
Reasons to overestimate therapy effect…
They enter therapy in crisis... Clients may need to believe the…
61 terms
AP PYSCH
psychology
science
behavior
mental processes
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
The use of systematic methods to observe the natural world, i…
Everything we do that can be directly observed.
The thoughts, feelings, and motives that each of us experienc…
psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
science
The use of systematic methods to observe the natural world, i…
23 terms
AP Pysch
Carl Rogers
Abraham Maslow
Sigmund Freud
Carl Jung
Person centered therapy and unconditonal positive regard
Heirarchy of needs and self-actualization
Personality and states of consciousness
The most important and lifelong task impose upon any person i…
Carl Rogers
Person centered therapy and unconditonal positive regard
Abraham Maslow
Heirarchy of needs and self-actualization
50 terms
AP Pysch
Little Albert
Albert Bandura
Ivan Pavlov
Martin Seligman
Guy who came up with a case study showing empirical evidence…
Believes that humans are active information processors and th…
Was primarily interested in physiology, but his discovery of…
An American psychologist, educator, and author of self-help b…
Little Albert
Guy who came up with a case study showing empirical evidence…
Albert Bandura
Believes that humans are active information processors and th…
25 terms
AP Pysch
Sensorimotor
Preoperational
Concrete Operational
Formal Operational
0-2 years... object permanence... stranger anixety
2-6... ego centrism... pretend play
6/7-11... conservation... mathematical transformations
about 12 +... abstract thinking
Sensorimotor
0-2 years... object permanence... stranger anixety
Preoperational
2-6... ego centrism... pretend play
36 terms
AP Pysch
health psychology
stressors
chronic stress
life events
study of interrelationships between psychology and physical h…
sources of stress
result of collective effect of daily hassel
major changes in life circumstances
health psychology
study of interrelationships between psychology and physical h…
stressors
sources of stress
22 terms
Ap pysch
Hindsight bias
Humility
Critical thinking
Hypothesis
The tendency to believe after learning an outcome that one wo…
And awareness of our own vulnerability to error and openness…
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
A testable prediction often implied by theory
Hindsight bias
The tendency to believe after learning an outcome that one wo…
Humility
And awareness of our own vulnerability to error and openness…
19 terms
Ap Pysch
Psychology
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
54 terms
AP Pysch
Aristotle
Francis Bacon
Mary Calkins
Charles Darwin
384-322BC came up with Para Psych proposing that the mind is…
1561-1626 studied behavioral pyschology. It offers two accoun…
1863-1930 introduced self pyschology. She believes that the s…
1809-1882 studied evolutionary psychology which said we evolv…
Aristotle
384-322BC came up with Para Psych proposing that the mind is…
Francis Bacon
1561-1626 studied behavioral pyschology. It offers two accoun…
40 terms
ap pysch
____ allows humans yo adapt to a varie…
the knowledge and skills that are gain…
Dr Yines is like most psychologists to…
Human intelligence permits us to do
intelligence
achievement
cognitive basis
All of the above
____ allows humans yo adapt to a varie…
intelligence
the knowledge and skills that are gain…
achievement
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