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Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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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Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
Gender
Aggression
X Chromosome
Y Chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
Gender
Aggression
X Chromosome
Y Chromosome
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Aggression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
20 terms
Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
Gender
Aggression
X Chromosome
Y Chromosome
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Aggression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
20 terms
Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
Gender
Aggression
X Chromosome
Y Chromosome
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
The socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
Aggression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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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Myers & DeWall - Exploring Psychology (10e) - Chapter 5
aggression
AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndr…
androgyny
asexual
any physical or verbal behavior intended to harm someone phys…
a life-threatening, sexually transmitted infection caused by…
displaying both traditional masculine and feminine psychologi…
having no sexual attraction to others.
aggression
any physical or verbal behavior intended to harm someone phys…
AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndr…
a life-threatening, sexually transmitted infection caused by…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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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Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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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Chapter 5 - Exploring Psychology (Myers)
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy
the sex chromosomes found in both men and women. females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. when pair with an X c…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy
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Exploring Psychology Ch 5
Gender
Agression
X chromosome
Y Chromosome
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Agression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
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Exploring Psychology Chapter 5 Vocab
gender
aggression
x chromosome
y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which y…
physical or verbal behavior... intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found... in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found... only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which y…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior... intended to hurt someone.
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Exploring Psychology: chapter 5 terms
gender
aggression
x chromosome
2, 1
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
sex chromosome found in both men and women. This chromosome f…
females have __ x chromosomes, males have ___
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone
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Exploring Psychology Chapter 5 Vocab
gender
aggression
x chromosome
y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which y…
physical or verbal behavior... intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found... in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found... only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which y…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior... intended to hurt someone.
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Chapter 5 Exploring Psychology Key Terms
Gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which a…
any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
the socially constructed roles and... characteristics by which a…
aggression
any physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt or destroy.
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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…
49 terms
Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 5
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 the sense receptors and works up to…
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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Exploring Psychology Chapter 5 Key Terms
development 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…
development 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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Exploring Psychology Ch 5
Gender
Agression
X chromosome
Y Chromosome
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Agression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
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Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
21 terms
Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Exploring Psychology 9th Edition Chapter 5
gender typing
gender identity
X chromosome
gender
the acquisition of a traditional gender role
one's personal sense of being female or male
the sex chromosome found in both women and men
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
gender typing
the acquisition of a traditional gender role
gender identity
one's personal sense of being female or male
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Psychology: An Exploration, Ciccarelli, Chapter 5
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…
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Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Exploring Psychology (8th Edition) Chapter 5 Vocabulary
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
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 9 weeks after conception t…
the developing human organism from about 2 weeks after fertil…
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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Psychology: An Exploration, Ciccarelli, Chapter 5
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…
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Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
testosterone
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
the most important of the male sex hormones. Both males and f…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
X chromosome
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
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Exploring Psychology- Myers 9th edition Chapter 5
gender
aggression
X chromosome
Y chromosome
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
the sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
the sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
gender
the socially constructed roles and characteristics by which a…
aggression
physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt someone.
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Psychology: An Exploration, Ciccarelli, Chapter 5
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…
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Myers Exploring Psychology Chapter 2
biological psychology
neuron
dendrite
axon
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Chapter 5: Learning - Psychology: An Exploration Practice Quiz Questions
a relatively permanent change in behav…
Learning, once established in the brai…
Once a person learns something, it is…
maturation
Learning can best be described as:
Which of the following statements regarding learning is NOT t…
Which of the following statements on the relationship between…
Changes in our lives that result from heredity rather than ou…
a relatively permanent change in behav…
Learning can best be described as:
Learning, once established in the brai…
Which of the following statements regarding learning is NOT t…
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Exploring Psychology Ch 5: Gender and Sexuality
intersex
asexual
disorder of sexual development
erectile disorder
a term describing individuals who have a combination of male…
having no sexual attraction to others.
a condition present at birth that involves unusual developmen…
inability to develop or maintain an erection due to insuffici…
intersex
a term describing individuals who have a combination of male…
asexual
having no sexual attraction to others.
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Exploring Psychology Ch 5
Gender
Agression
X chromosome
Y Chromosome
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Agression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
21 terms
Exploring Psychology Ch 5
Gender
Agression
X chromosome
Y Chromosome
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Agression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
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Exploring Psychology Chapter 1.
Wilhelm Wundt
Ivan Pavlov
Hermann Ebbinghaus
Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon
Man who launched the first psychological laboratory in 1879.…
Russian physiologist. His experiment linked salivation of a d…
This man reported the first experiments on memory in 1885.
Two men who published the first intelligence test for use wit…
Wilhelm Wundt
Man who launched the first psychological laboratory in 1879.…
Ivan Pavlov
Russian physiologist. His experiment linked salivation of a d…
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Exploring Theatre Chapter 5
relaxation
posture
breathing
diaphragm
freedom from all bodily tensions
how you sit and stand
the necessary process of inhaling/exhaling to live
the muscle located between your abdomen and rib cage
relaxation
freedom from all bodily tensions
posture
how you sit and stand
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Exploring Psychology 8th Edition in Modules Chapter 5
consciousness
dual processing
selective attention
inattentional blindness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
The principle that information is often simultaneously proces…
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus
failing to see visible objects when our attention is directed…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
dual processing
The principle that information is often simultaneously proces…
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Psychology: An Exploration, Ciccarelli, Chapter 5 ncc
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…
20 terms
Exploring Theatre Chapter 5
relaxation
posture
breathing
diaphragm
freedom from all bodily tensions
how you sit and stand
the necessary process of inhaling/exhaling to live
the muscle located between your abdomen and rib cage
relaxation
freedom from all bodily tensions
posture
how you sit and stand
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Exploring Psychology Ch 5
Gender
Agression
X chromosome
Y Chromosome
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
The sex chromosome found in both men and women. Females have…
The sex chromosome found only in males. When paired with an X…
Gender
In psychology, the biologically and socially influenced chara…
Agression
Physical or verbal behavior intended to hurt some one
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Chapter 12 - Exploring Psychology
Personality
Oral (psychosexual stage)
Anal (psychosexual stage)
Phallic (psychosexual stage)
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling a…
psychosexual stage from 0 to 18 months that focuses on the mo…
psychosexual stage from 18 to 36 months that focuses on bowel…
psychosexual stage from 3 to 6 years that focuses on genitals…
Personality
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling a…
Oral (psychosexual stage)
psychosexual stage from 0 to 18 months that focuses on the mo…
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Chapter 5- Exploring Space
Rocket
NASA
Thrust
Orbital velocity
A machine that uses escaping gas to move.
National Aeronautics and Space Administration; founded to com…
The force that accelerates a rocket.
The speed an direction a rocket must have in order to orbit t…
Rocket
A machine that uses escaping gas to move.
NASA
National Aeronautics and Space Administration; founded to com…
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Chapter 15 - Exploring Psychology
Psychoanalysis
Humanistic Therapy
Active Listening
Behavior Therapy
The goal is to bring unconscious feelings into conscious awar…
Using Client-Centered Therapy, developed by Carl Rogers, this…
In Humanistic Therapy, the therapist restates & clarifies pat…
Therapy that applies learning principles to the elimination o…
Psychoanalysis
The goal is to bring unconscious feelings into conscious awar…
Humanistic Therapy
Using Client-Centered Therapy, developed by Carl Rogers, this…
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Chapter 5, Exploring Space
How is the space shuttle different fro…
Briefly describe the events in a typic…
Why are the shuttle flights still very…
Satillites that are used to relay tele…
Because it was designed to be reused. It is launched like a r…
1. the orbiter and solid fuel booster rockets are attached to…
Because hundreds of people are required to ready the shuttle…
Communications satellite
How is the space shuttle different fro…
Because it was designed to be reused. It is launched like a r…
Briefly describe the events in a typic…
1. the orbiter and solid fuel booster rockets are attached to…
Exploring Psychology chapter 5 Gender and Sexuality 9th edition
Sex
Prenatal Sexual Development
Adolescent Sexual Development
primary sex characteristics
Refers to a person's biological status ... - (X,Y) (X,X) chromos…
-Males and females are variations on a single form- of the 46…
-Physical differences emerge during adolescence, boy (age13)a…
the reproductive organ and external genitalia
Sex
Refers to a person's biological status ... - (X,Y) (X,X) chromos…
Prenatal Sexual Development
-Males and females are variations on a single form- of the 46…
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