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How living things adapt to their environment
physical adaptation
behavioral adaptation
instinct
adaptation
Adaptation to a body part. A change in an animal's physical m…
the process by which an organism or a species changes its pat…
A behavior that an organism inherits. Animals know how to do…
A characteristic that helps a living thing survive.
physical adaptation
Adaptation to a body part. A change in an animal's physical m…
behavioral adaptation
the process by which an organism or a species changes its pat…
10 terms
Psychology Chapter 1
Psychology
Cognitive Activities
Associationism
Structuralism
the study of behavior and mental processes
mental processes
the theory that experiences often remind us of similar experi…
school of psychology concerned with discovering the basic ele…
Psychology
the study of behavior and mental processes
Cognitive Activities
mental processes
13 terms
Organisms and Environment 1 - Cluster 5 - Organisms in their Environment
Adaptation
Ecosystem
Environment
Habitat
a structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
all the living and nonliving things that interact with each o…
the surroundings that an organism lives in
the environment where an organism lives
Adaptation
a structure or behavior that helps an organism survive in its…
Ecosystem
all the living and nonliving things that interact with each o…
10 terms
Psychology terms- chapter 1
Psychology
Cognitive activities
associationism
Structuralism
the study of mental and behavioral processes
mental processes
the theory that experiences often remind us of experiences we…
School of psychology concerned with discovering the element o…
Psychology
the study of mental and behavioral processes
Cognitive activities
mental processes
16 terms
psychology historical perspectives revised
introspection
Socrates
structuralism
Wilhelm Wundt
examining your own thoughts and feelings
who came up with the term "introspection"
human mind functions by combining objective sensations (sight…
who founded "structuralism"
introspection
examining your own thoughts and feelings
Socrates
who came up with the term "introspection"
8 terms
Psych Section 3 Terms
Introspection
Associationism
Structuralism
Functionalism
The method of learning that suggests that we can learn much a…
Suggests that experiences often remind us of similar experien…
Concerned with discovering the basic elements of consciousnes…
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
Introspection
The method of learning that suggests that we can learn much a…
Associationism
Suggests that experiences often remind us of similar experien…
11 terms
Neuropsychology history
Franz Gall
Pierre Flourens
William James
Paul broca
Theory of Phrenology-part of brain enlarges according to trai…
Extirpation- part of brain removed and observe effects on beh…
Functionalism-how mind adapts to environment
Broca's area-specific area left side of brain that functions…
Franz Gall
Theory of Phrenology-part of brain enlarges according to trai…
Pierre Flourens
Extirpation- part of brain removed and observe effects on beh…
9 terms
Chapter 1, Section 3 Vocabulary
introspection
associationism
structuralism
stream of consciousness
learning about ourselves by carefully examining our own thoug…
experiences often remind us of similar experiences in the past
concerned with discovering the basic elements of consciousnes…
conscious experience could not be broken down as structuralis…
introspection
learning about ourselves by carefully examining our own thoug…
associationism
experiences often remind us of similar experiences in the past
21 terms
How living things adapt to their environment
physical adaptation
behavioral adaptation
instinct
adaptation
Adaptation to a body part. A change in an animal's physical m…
the process by which an organism or a species changes its pat…
A behavior that an organism inherits. Animals know how to do…
A characteristic that helps a living thing survive.
physical adaptation
Adaptation to a body part. A change in an animal's physical m…
behavioral adaptation
the process by which an organism or a species changes its pat…
17 terms
Psychology 1: multiple choice vocab
Surveys
Experimentation
Introspection
Structuralism
Method of collecting data that usually involves asking questi…
Animals are used to discover principles that apply to human b…
"Looking within"
Concerned with discovering the basic elements of consciousness
Surveys
Method of collecting data that usually involves asking questi…
Experimentation
Animals are used to discover principles that apply to human b…
13 terms
1.3 History of Psychology Terms
Introspection
Associationism
Wilhelm Wundt
Structuralism
"looking within" - the process of learning about ourselves by…
When experiences remind us of similar experiences of the past
Founded the experimental psychology field of structuralism
Concerned with discovering the basic elements of consciousness
Introspection
"looking within" - the process of learning about ourselves by…
Associationism
When experiences remind us of similar experiences of the past
21 terms
Unit 1 Vocabulary
psychology
monism
dualism
structuralism
the study of behavior and mental processes
seeing the mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
seeing the mind and body as two different things that interact
psychological perspective that emphasized consciousness and i…
psychology
the study of behavior and mental processes
monism
seeing the mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
8 terms
CH: 1 Sect. "3"
Introspection
Associationism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Socrates suggested that we can learn much of ourselves by car…
Platos student, Greek philosopher Aristotle (384-322 b.c) rai…
Wilhelm Wundt (1832-1920) and his students founded a field of…
James was one of the founders of the school. Functionalists w…
Introspection
Socrates suggested that we can learn much of ourselves by car…
Associationism
Platos student, Greek philosopher Aristotle (384-322 b.c) rai…
13 terms
Chapter 1: What is Psychology?
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive activities
Psychological constructs
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action that people can observe or measure; walking, talki…
mental processes; dreams, perceptions, thoughts, memories
theoretical entities, or concepts, that enable one to discuss…
Psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
Behavior
any action that people can observe or measure; walking, talki…
10 terms
Chapter 1 Psychology - Part 1
cognitive activity
cognitive perspective
counseling
developmental
mental process, such as dream or memory
contemporary school of psychology that emphasizes the role th…
psychologists who typically treat clients who have adjustment…
the primary concern of these psychologists is studying change…
cognitive activity
mental process, such as dream or memory
cognitive perspective
contemporary school of psychology that emphasizes the role th…
10 terms
Psych - Ch. 1 Vocab
psychology
cognitive activities
associationism
structuralism
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
mental processes (ex: dreams, perceptions, thoughts, and memo…
theory that association is the basic principle of all mental…
theory that concerns the basic elements of consciousness
psychology
the scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
cognitive activities
mental processes (ex: dreams, perceptions, thoughts, and memo…
13 terms
MCAT Behavior Science: Neuropsychology
Franz Gall
phrenology
Pierre Flourens
William James
Behavior, intellect, and personality directly linked to brain…
-Franz Gall ... -if a particular trait was well-developed, the p…
studied functions of the major sections of the brains ... funct…
How the mind functioned in adapting to the environment ... -->h…
Franz Gall
Behavior, intellect, and personality directly linked to brain…
phrenology
-Franz Gall ... -if a particular trait was well-developed, the p…
14 terms
Psychology Chapter 1
Psychology
Goals of Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive Activities
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
1) Observe... 2) Describe... 3) Explain... 4) Predict... 5) Control
An action that other people can observe or measure
Mental processes
Psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Goals of Psychology
1) Observe... 2) Describe... 3) Explain... 4) Predict... 5) Control
515 terms
Full AP Psych Review
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Nature Nurture Controversy
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different things that interact
the extent to which behavior results from heredity or... experie…
Psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
13 terms
Psychology
Structuralism
Structuralism Founder
William James
Functionalism
School of psychology. Looks at the basic elements of consciou…
Wilhelm Wundt
Wrote the first modern psychology textbook
Concerned with studying how mental processes help organisms a…
Structuralism
School of psychology. Looks at the basic elements of consciou…
Structuralism Founder
Wilhelm Wundt
16 terms
KT 1
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive activities
Introspection
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Any action that other people can observe or measure.
Mental processes
Looking within
Psychology
The scientific study of behavior and mental processes.
Behavior
Any action that other people can observe or measure.
10 terms
Psychology quiz 1
Psychology
Cognitive activities
Associationism
Structuralism
The study of behaviors and mental processes
Mental process
Experiences often remind us of past experiences
Concerned with discovering basic elements of consciousness
Psychology
The study of behaviors and mental processes
Cognitive activities
Mental process
15 terms
Psychology ch1s3
Introspection
Associationism
Middle Age psychological problems
Wilhelm Wundt
Looking in
Experiences often remind us of similar experiences in the pas…
Demon possession
Structuralism
Introspection
Looking in
Associationism
Experiences often remind us of similar experiences in the pas…
16 terms
Psychology Chapter 1 (key terms)
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive Activities
Psychological Constructs
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
an action another person can observe or measure
Dreams, perceptions, thoughts, and memories
Used to talk about something we cannot see, touch, or measure…
Psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
an action another person can observe or measure
10 terms
History of Neuropsychology
Franz Gall
Pierre Flourens
William James
John Dewey
phrenology; associated development of a trait with growth of…
extirpation/ablation; concluded that different brain regions…
"father of American psychology" and pushed for importance of…
functionalism - credited with landmark article on functionali…
Franz Gall
phrenology; associated development of a trait with growth of…
Pierre Flourens
extirpation/ablation; concluded that different brain regions…
Chapter 1 Section 3
Introspection
Associationism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Method of learning about our selves by examining our thoughts…
experiences often remind us of similar experiences
Concerned with discovering the basic elements of consciousness
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
Introspection
Method of learning about our selves by examining our thoughts…
Associationism
experiences often remind us of similar experiences
15 terms
Psych Unit 1
Psychology
Biopsychological approach
Humanistic psychology
Counseling psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Studying the biological foundations of behavior, emotions, an…
Psychological perspective the emphasizes the study of the who…
Specialty with a focus on facilitating personal and interpers…
Psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Biopsychological approach
Studying the biological foundations of behavior, emotions, an…
42 terms
AP Psychology - History
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Nature-Nurture Controversy
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different things hat interact
the extent to which behavior results from heredity or experie…
Psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
25 terms
Interdependence of Organisms
Ecosystem
Biotic Factors
Abiotic Factors
Freshwater Ecosystem
A group of organisms interacting with one another and their e…
The living parts of an ecosystem
The non-living parts of an ecosystem including temperature, s…
Water ecosystems that contain little or no salt such as lakes…
Ecosystem
A group of organisms interacting with one another and their e…
Biotic Factors
The living parts of an ecosystem
29 terms
Psychology vocabulary 1
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Nature-nurture controversy
The science of behavior and mental processes
Sees mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
Sees mind and body as two different things that interact
Deals with the extent to which heredity and the environment e…
Psychology
The science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
Sees mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
33 terms
AP Unit 1: History and Approaches
psychology
nature-nurture controversy
school of structuralism
school of functionalism
the science of behavior and mental processes
the extent to which behavior results from hereditary or exper…
early psychological perspective that emphasized units of cons…
early psychological perspective concerned with how an organis…
psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
nature-nurture controversy
the extent to which behavior results from hereditary or exper…
12 terms
Basic - Theory of Evolution by Natural Selection
naturalist
variation
natural selection
adaptation
is a person who studies plants and animals by observing them
slight differences of individual members of a species
process of how organisms with variations help them survive an…
characteristic of a whole species
naturalist
is a person who studies plants and animals by observing them
variation
slight differences of individual members of a species
19 terms
Psychology ch 1
Gestalt
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Structuralism
Preceptions are the wholes that give shape or meaning to the…
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
Mental processes are results of outside stimuli from environm…
Conscious experience is broken down into objective sensations…
Gestalt
Preceptions are the wholes that give shape or meaning to the…
Functionalism
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
9 terms
Psych 101
Structuralism
Functionalism
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Understanding the conscious experience through introspection
Focused on how mental activities helped an organism adapt to…
Introspection and structuralism. First psychologist
First psychologist. Used Darwins theory of evolution to creat…
Structuralism
Understanding the conscious experience through introspection
Functionalism
Focused on how mental activities helped an organism adapt to…
46 terms
History and Approaches
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
Practice/theory that all knowledge comes from something that…
Analysis of behavior, conition, culture, etc. that uses intro…
Study of how mental and behavioral processes function and how…
Study of how people interact with their environment or surrou…
Empiricism
Practice/theory that all knowledge comes from something that…
Structuralism
Analysis of behavior, conition, culture, etc. that uses intro…
31 terms
5 Steps: History and Approaches to Psychology
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Nature-Nurture Controversy
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects if the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different entities that interact
the extent to which behavior results from heredity or experie…
Psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects if the same thing
8 terms
pysch unit 1 fill in the blank
replicated
target
random sample
experimental
for the findings of a study to be confirmed, the study must b…
since it is usually impossible to interview every member of a…
in a/an _________, each member of a population has an equal c…
members of the ______________ group in an experiment are the…
replicated
for the findings of a study to be confirmed, the study must b…
target
since it is usually impossible to interview every member of a…
31 terms
5 Steps: History and Approaches to Psychology
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Nature-Nurture Controversy
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects if the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different entities that interact
the extent to which behavior results from heredity or experie…
Psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects if the same thing
60 terms
AP Psychology
Structuralism
Psychology
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Used introspection (looking into) to explore the elemental st…
Is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Focused on how behavioral processes function
the theory that human and animal behavior can be explained in…
Structuralism
Used introspection (looking into) to explore the elemental st…
Psychology
Is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
11 terms
History of Neuropsychology
Franz Gall
phrenology
Pierre Flourens
extirpation
behavior, intellect, and personality might be linked to brain…
if a particular trait was well-developed, that part of the br…
discovered that the brain has specific parts for specific fun…
various parts of the brain are surgically removed and behavio…
Franz Gall
behavior, intellect, and personality might be linked to brain…
phrenology
if a particular trait was well-developed, that part of the br…
36 terms
AP Psych Terms
Psychology
Monism
Dualism
Free Will
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different things that interact
we are responsible for our own actions and can make decisions…
Psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
Monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
20 terms
Biological Evolution
Evolution
Species
Comparative Anatomy
Analogous Structures
Change in a kind of organism over time; process by which mode…
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
The comparison of body structures and how they vary among spe…
Body parts that share a common function, but not structure
Evolution
Change in a kind of organism over time; process by which mode…
Species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
Organism and the environment
Biome
Habitat
ecosystem
Microhabitat
One of the world's major communities, classified according to…
where an organism naturally lives and grows
system consisting of all of the interactions that occur betwe…
very small specialized habitat, such as the space under a rock
Biome
One of the world's major communities, classified according to…
Habitat
where an organism naturally lives and grows
Psychology
Psychology
Behavior
Theory
Basic research
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Any action that other people can observe or measure
Statement that attempts to explain why things are the way the…
Search that has no immediate application and is done for its…
Psychology
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
Any action that other people can observe or measure
29 terms
Chapter Five History and Approaches: Vocabulary
Dualism
Monism
Nature Nurture Controversy
School of Structuralism
Sees mind and body as two different things that interact
Sees mind and body as two different aspects of the same things
Deals with the extent to which heridity and environment each…
Early psychological perspective that emphasized units of cons…
Dualism
Sees mind and body as two different things that interact
Monism
Sees mind and body as two different aspects of the same things
20 terms
PSYCHOLOGY
psychology
behavior
cognitive activity
theory
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
any action that other people can observe or measure
(private mental processes) activities that include dreams, pe…
a statement that attempts to explain why things are the way t…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action that other people can observe or measure
747 terms
AP Psychology: 5 Steps to a 5 Rapid Review
psychology
monism
dualism
nature-nurture controversy
the science of behavior and mental processes
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
seeing mind and body as two different things that interact
the extent to which behavior results from heredity or experie…
psychology
the science of behavior and mental processes
monism
seeing mind and body as different aspects of the same thing
9 terms
Physiological Psychology
functionalism
Types of neurons
John Dewey
somatic nervous system
system of thought in psychology that was concerned with study…
sensory neurons, interneurons, motor neurons
criticized breaking things down, such as the reflex arc, into…
sensory and motor neurons
functionalism
system of thought in psychology that was concerned with study…
Types of neurons
sensory neurons, interneurons, motor neurons
44 terms
History and Approaches
school of structuralism
school of functionalism
behavioral approach
psychoanalytic approach
early psychological perspective that emphasized units of cons…
early psychological perspective concerned with how an organis…
psychological perspective concerned with behavioral reactions…
psychological perspective concerned with how unconscious inst…
school of structuralism
early psychological perspective that emphasized units of cons…
school of functionalism
early psychological perspective concerned with how an organis…
18 terms
Psychology principles in practice ch. 1 vocab
Psychology
Behavior
cognitive activities
theory
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
any action that other people can observe or measure
dreams, perceptions, thoughts and memories
a statement that attempts to explain why things are the way t…
Psychology
scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Behavior
any action that other people can observe or measure
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