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Consciousness AP Psychology Myers
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state.
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
studied evolution and thought the strongest species and trait…
student under William James who should have earned her Ph.D.…
Wilhelm Wundt
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
William James
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
705 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
studied evolution and thought the strongest species and trait…
student under William James who should have earned her Ph.D.…
Wilhelm Wundt
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
William James
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
705 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
set up the first psychological laborat…
published the first psychology textboo…
studied evolution and thought the stro…
student under William James who should…
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laborat…
Wilhelm Wundt
published the first psychology textboo…
William James
Myers for AP Psychology 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…
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
46 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 5
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM sleep
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms that occur on a…
rapid eye moment sleep; a recurring sleep stage during which…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms that occur on a…
56 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 6
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
625 terms
Myers' AP Psychology Vocabulary
Absolute threshold
Accommodation
Achievement motivation
Achievement test
the minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
(1) in sensation and perception, the process by which the eye…
a desire for significant accomplishment; for mastery of skill…
a test designed to assess what a person has learned.
Absolute threshold
the minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
Accommodation
(1) in sensation and perception, the process by which the eye…
46 terms
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
axon
myelin sheath
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
50 terms
Myers AP Psychology LEARNING
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together.
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
56 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 6
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
17 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 8
Emotion
General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)
Coronary Heart Disease
Type A people
a response of the whole organism, involving 1) pyhsiological…
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in…
That clogging of the vessels that nourish the heart muscle: t…
Friedman and Rosenman's term for competitive, hard-driving, i…
Emotion
a response of the whole organism, involving 1) pyhsiological…
General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in…
16 terms
Myers' AP Psychology: Personality
personality
free association
psychoanalysis
id
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
in psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
Freud's theory of personality that attributes our thoughts an…
unconscious psychic energy that strives to satisfy basic sexu…
personality
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
free association
in psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
35 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A
biological psychology
neuron
dendrite
cell body
a branch of psychology that studies the links between biologi…
a nerve cell, the basic building block of the nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
cell body of a neuron
biological psychology
a branch of psychology that studies the links between biologi…
neuron
a nerve cell, the basic building block of the nervous system
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
42 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 6
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
705 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
set up the first psychological laborat…
published the first psychology textboo…
studied evolution and thought the stro…
student under William James who should…
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laborat…
Wilhelm Wundt
published the first psychology textboo…
William James
705 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
studied evolution and thought the strongest species and trait…
student under William James who should have earned her Ph.D.…
Wilhelm Wundt
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
William James
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
61 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - People
Alfred Binet
Aaron Beck
Abraham Maslow
Albert Bandura
intelligence test [stanford-binet]
cognitive therapy, thinking colors our feelings, challenge ne…
humanistic, hierarchy of needs, self actualization
observational learning, bobo experiment, reciprocal determinism
Alfred Binet
intelligence test [stanford-binet]
Aaron Beck
cognitive therapy, thinking colors our feelings, challenge ne…
61 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 14
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
78 terms
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
Myers for AP Psychology 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…
61 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 14
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
61 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 14
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 14
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
17 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 8
Emotion
General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)
Coronary Heart Disease
Type A people
a response of the whole organism, involving 1) pyhsiological…
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in…
That clogging of the vessels that nourish the heart muscle: t…
Friedman and Rosenman's term for competitive, hard-driving, i…
Emotion
a response of the whole organism, involving 1) pyhsiological…
General Adaptation Syndrome (GAS)
Selye's concept of the body's adaptive response to stress in…
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
72 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 12
psychopathology
impaired functioning
biopsychosocial model
neurobiological model
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
a view of mental disorders as caused by a combination of inte…
a modern name for the medical model, in which psychological d…
psychopathology
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
impaired functioning
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
61 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 14
social psychology
attribution theory
fundamental attribution error
attitude
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
the tendency for observers, when analyzing another's behavior…
feelings often based on our beliefs, which predispose us to r…
social psychology
the scientific study of how we think about, influence, and re…
attribution theory
suggests how we explain someone's behavior—by crediting eithe…
56 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 6
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
72 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 12
psychopathology
impaired functioning
biopsychosocial model
neurobiological model
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
a view of mental disorders as caused by a combination of inte…
a modern name for the medical model, in which psychological d…
psychopathology
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
impaired functioning
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
577 terms
AP psychology review, Myers
psychology
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
The scientific study of behavior (anything an organism does)…
The view that knowledge comes from experience via the senses,…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how mental and behavio…
psychology
The scientific study of behavior (anything an organism does)…
empiricism
The view that knowledge comes from experience via the senses,…
65 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 9
Developmental Psychology
Zygote
Fetus
Embryo
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
a fertilized egg
the developing human organism from 9 weeks after conception t…
stage in prenatal development from 2 to 8 weeks
Developmental Psychology
a branch of psychology that studies physical, cognitive, and…
Zygote
a fertilized egg
73 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
41 terms
Myers Psychology for AP Unit 8
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…
72 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 12
psychopathology
impaired functioning
biopsychosocial model
neurobiological model
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
a view of mental disorders as caused by a combination of inte…
a modern name for the medical model, in which psychological d…
psychopathology
patterns of thinking, feeling, and behaving that are maladapt…
impaired functioning
difficulty in fulfilling appropriate and expected family, soc…
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 7B
cognition
Concept
Prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
a standard or typical example... (Is that a computer screen that…
a precise rule (or set of rules) specifying how to solve some…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
Concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
13 terms
Myers' AP Psychology
cognition
schema
assimilation
accommodation
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a concept or framework that organizes and interprets informat…
interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing sch…
adapting our current understandings (schemas) to incorporate…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
schema
a concept or framework that organizes and interprets informat…
45 terms
Ap Psychology Myers- Personality
unconscious
free association
id
ego
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
In psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
a reservoir of unconscious psychic energy that, according to…
the largely conscious, "executive" part of personality that,…
unconscious
According to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
free association
In psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
705 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Charles Darwin
Mary Calkins
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
studied evolution and thought the strongest species and trait…
student under William James who should have earned her Ph.D.…
Wilhelm Wundt
set up the first psychological laboratory and became known as…
William James
published the first psychology textbook and created the theor…
42 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - 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…
54 terms
Myers' Psychology for AP: Personality
personality
free association
psychoanalysis
unconscious
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
in psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
Freud's theory of personality that attributes thoughts and ac…
according to Freud, a reservoir of mostly unacceptable though…
personality
an individual's characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling,…
free association
in psychoanalysis, a method of exploring the unconscious in w…
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 2
hindsight bias
double blind procedure
independent variable
dependent variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated-the variable whos…
The outcome factor-the variable that may change in response t…
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
double blind procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
MYERS' PSYCHOLOGY FOR AP: UNIT 7
memory
encoding
storage
retreival
the persistence of learning over time through storage and ret…
the processing of information into the memory system.
the retention of encoded information over time.
the process of getting formation out of memory.
memory
the persistence of learning over time through storage and ret…
encoding
the processing of information into the memory system.
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