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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…
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…
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…
21 terms
Succession & Organisms and Their Environments
ECOSYSTEM
BIODIVERSITY
POPULATION
HABITAT
A smaller part of the biosphere consisting of the organisms a…
The variety of organisms in an ecosystem
Made up from all of the organisms in an ecosystem that belong…
The place in which an animal lives
ECOSYSTEM
A smaller part of the biosphere consisting of the organisms a…
BIODIVERSITY
The variety of organisms in an ecosystem
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
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
Researchers in Neuropsychology
Franz Gall
Pierre Flourens
William James
functionalism
Phrenology - behavior, intellect, and personality might be li…
studied the functions of the major sections of the brain. Ext…
father of American psychology, believed it was important to s…
studied how mental processes help individuals adapt to their…
Franz Gall
Phrenology - behavior, intellect, and personality might be li…
Pierre Flourens
studied the functions of the major sections of the brain. Ext…
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…
Schools of psychology
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalysis
Behaviorism
Wilhelm Wundt. Concerned with discovering the basic elements…
William James. Concerned with how mental processes help organ…
Sigmund Freud. Emphasizes the importance of unconscious motiv…
John B. Watson. Defines psychology as the scientific study of…
Structuralism
Wilhelm Wundt. Concerned with discovering the basic elements…
Functionalism
William James. Concerned with how mental processes help organ…
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…
Chapter 1 Section 3
Structualism
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Reinforcement
Concerned with studying the basic elements of pyschology ... Wil…
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
Believed that scientists should be studying traits that we ca…
Added to Behaviorism, believed that when rewarded with someth…
Structualism
Concerned with studying the basic elements of pyschology ... Wil…
Functionalism
Concerned with how mental processes help organisms adapt to t…
12 terms
Chapter 11 Biology
Adaptation
elolution
ancestor
cladogram
an inherited trait that helps an organism survive
the process of how organisms acquire adaptations overtime
an organism from which others have descended
a tree-like diagram that displays evolutionary relationships…
Adaptation
an inherited trait that helps an organism survive
elolution
the process of how organisms acquire adaptations overtime
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
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…
28 terms
Adaptations & Evolution
evolution
bigger size, bigger teeth, and fewer t…
Natural Selection
fittest
The process in which characteristics within a population chan…
According to this picture, what are 3 ways in which horses ha…
What theory did Darwin come up with to explain how evolution…
Sometimes natural selection is called "Survival of the ......…
evolution
The process in which characteristics within a population chan…
bigger size, bigger teeth, and fewer t…
According to this picture, what are 3 ways in which horses ha…
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
Psychology exam review
What is psychology?
What do social psychologist do?
Different schools of psychology? Who i…
Structuralism?
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Studies how the presence of people can affect one individuals…
Structuralism (Wilhelm Wundt) functionalism (William James)
Theory that basic elements of conscious experiment
What is psychology?
Scientific study of behavior and mental processes
What do social psychologist do?
Studies how the presence of people can affect one individuals…
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
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
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
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
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…
Approaches to psych
Structuralism
Functionalism
Psychoanalytic approach
Behaviorist approach
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A system of thought in psychology that was concerned with stu…
Psychological perspective concerned with how unconscious inst…
approach to the study of cognitive development that is concer…
Structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
Functionalism
A system of thought in psychology that was concerned with stu…
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
Psychology Final
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive activities
psychiatrist
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action that people can observe or measure
mental processes
medical doctor who specializes in the treatment of psychologi…
Psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
Behavior
any action that people can observe or measure
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…
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
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…
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
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…
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.
25 terms
Unit 9: 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
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…
108 terms
MCAT Behavioural sciences CH 1
Franz Gall
Phrenology
Pierre Flourens
William James
1758-1828... -phrenology ... -traits related to brain anatomy
-developed by franz gall ... -says traits are related to brain a…
(1794-1867)... -first person to study functions of major section…
(1842-1910)... -father of american psychology... -functionalism ... -s…
Franz Gall
1758-1828... -phrenology ... -traits related to brain anatomy
Phrenology
-developed by franz gall ... -says traits are related to brain a…
33 terms
6th Science - Ecosystems
structural
physiological
behavioral
backbone of vertebrates
physical feature of an organism that helps it survive and suc…
a body process that helps an organism survive
things an organism does to survive
structural adaptation
structural
physical feature of an organism that helps it survive and suc…
physiological
a body process that helps an organism survive
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
Ch. 1 sec 3 psych
Introspection
Structuralism
Functionalism
Behaviorism
Socrates coined this term. Means looking within
Wilhelm Wundt. Concerned with discovering the basic elements…
William James. Were concerned with how mental processes help…
John B. Watson. The scientific study of observable behavior.…
Introspection
Socrates coined this term. Means looking within
Structuralism
Wilhelm Wundt. Concerned with discovering the basic elements…
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…
Combo with "Adaptations" and 1 other
Adaptation
Hibernation
Camouflage
Migration
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
an adaptation that involves looking the same as a background…
long distance travel of animals from one area to another beca…
Adaptation
a special skill which helps an animal to survive; could be be…
Hibernation
a survival strategy of animals that involves them going into…
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
11 terms
CPO Middle School Life Science (Chapter 13)
Adaptation
Evolution
Ancestor
Cladogram
an inherited trait that helps an organism survive.
the process of how organisms acquire adaptations over time.
an organism from which others have descended.
a tree-like diagram that displays evolutionary relationships…
Adaptation
an inherited trait that helps an organism survive.
Evolution
the process of how organisms acquire adaptations over time.
What is Psychology and Conciousness
psychology
behavior
cognitive activities
clinical psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
any action people can observe or measure
mental processes like dreams, emotions, etc.
help people with psychological problems, largest field
psychology
scientific study of human behavior and mental processes
behavior
any action people can observe or measure
Evolution and Classification
Classification
Taxonomy
Binomial Nomenclature
Genus
The process of grouping things based on their similarities.
The scientific study of how living things are classified.
The classification system in which each organism is given a u…
A classification grouping that consists of a number of simila…
Classification
The process of grouping things based on their similarities.
Taxonomy
The scientific study of how living things are classified.
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
Adaptations, Features, Traits, and Variation
Adaptation
What are the two kinds of adaptations?
Hibernation
Migration
Any structure or behavior that helps an organism survive or r…
Behavioral and Physical
a BEHAVIORAL adaptation for winter survival during which an a…
A BEHAVIORAL adaptation; the instinctive seasonal movement of…
Adaptation
Any structure or behavior that helps an organism survive or r…
What are the two kinds of adaptations?
Behavioral and Physical
12 terms
Types of Psychologists
Clinical
Counseling
School
Educational
Help people with psychological problems such as anxiety or de…
Treat people who have adjustment problems rather than serious…
Identify and help students who have problems that interfere w…
Focus on course planning and instructional methods for an ent…
Clinical
Help people with psychological problems such as anxiety or de…
Counseling
Treat people who have adjustment problems rather than serious…
19 terms
Biodiversity & Adaptations
Behavior Adaptation
Physical (structural) adaptation
Natural Selection
Genetic variation
Functions or behaviors of organisms that help them survive
a body part that helps an animal or plant survive
organisms with favorable traits are more likely to thrive, re…
refers to how similar or different the members of a same spec…
Behavior Adaptation
Functions or behaviors of organisms that help them survive
Physical (structural) adaptation
a body part that helps an animal or plant survive
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
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