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Psychology- Health Psych and Psychological Disorders
chromosomes
developmental psychologists are intere…
genes
zygote
rod-shaped structures that contain all basic hereditary infor…
hereditary (nature), environment (nurture)
the parts of the chromosomes through which genetic informatio…
new cell formed by the union of an egg and sperm
chromosomes
rod-shaped structures that contain all basic hereditary infor…
developmental psychologists are intere…
hereditary (nature), environment (nurture)
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Chapter 10- Relex
Reflex
Simple (basic) reflex
Acquired (conditioned) reflex
Pathway of a reflex arc
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
built-in, unlearned response
a response that is the result of practice and learning
1. a sensory receptor that detects the stimulus... 2. a sensory…
Reflex
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
Simple (basic) reflex
built-in, unlearned response
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psych unit 7 section 2
reflexes
rooting
sucking
gagging
_____: unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatical…
___: this type of reflex on babies is when your touch an infa…
____: this type of reflex allows newborns to begin to ingest…
____: this type of reflex is important to clear the throat to…
reflexes
_____: unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatical…
rooting
___: this type of reflex on babies is when your touch an infa…
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Lab Chapter 10
reflex
simple (basic) reflex
acquired (conditioned) reflex
sensory pathway
response to stimulus that occurs automatically
unlearned responses
practiced and learned
nerve
reflex
response to stimulus that occurs automatically
simple (basic) reflex
unlearned responses
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Chapter 10: Introduction
Reflex
Simple Reflexes
Acquired Reflexes
Reflex Arc
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
built-in, unlearned responses
result of practice and learning
path of a reflex
Reflex
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
Simple Reflexes
built-in, unlearned responses
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Chapter 10: Reflexes
reflex
simple (basic) reflexes
acquired (conditioned) reflexes
reflex arc
a response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
built-in unlearned responses
a result of practice and learning
pathway of a reflex
reflex
a response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
simple (basic) reflexes
built-in unlearned responses
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Chapter 20 Classical Conditioning
Respondent behavior
Neutral stimulus
Unconditioned response
Unconditioned stimulus
behavior that occurs as an automatic response to some stimulus
a stimulus that does not cause a response
Unlearned or involuntary response to an unconditioned stimulus
A stimulus that evokes an unconditioned response without prev…
Respondent behavior
behavior that occurs as an automatic response to some stimulus
Neutral stimulus
a stimulus that does not cause a response
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Psychology Chapter 9
Developmental Psychology
Nature-Nurture Issue
Identical Twins
Cross-Sectional Research
The branch of psychology that studies the patterns of growth…
The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity inf…
Twins who are genetically identical
A research method that compares people of different ages at t…
Developmental Psychology
The branch of psychology that studies the patterns of growth…
Nature-Nurture Issue
The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity inf…
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Responses to stimuli and the role of the neuron
Conscious response
Unconscious response
Spinal reflex
Neuron
Reaction to a sensory stimulus that invovles awareness.
Reaction to a sensory stimulus that does not involve awareness.
Unconscious, involuntary and automatically occurring response…
Single nerve cell specialised to receive, process and/ or tra…
Conscious response
Reaction to a sensory stimulus that invovles awareness.
Unconscious response
Reaction to a sensory stimulus that does not involve awareness.
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Reflexes
Reflex
Reflex arcs have 5 elements
Characteristics of spinal reflexes
Types of spinal reflexes
any unlearned involuntary response that occurs automatically…
1) receptor ... 2) afferent pathway (sensory)... 3) integrating cen…
1) may or may not occur w/ brain involvement ... 2) can work in…
1) stretch ... 2) flexor... 3) crossed extensor ... 4) superficial
Reflex
any unlearned involuntary response that occurs automatically…
Reflex arcs have 5 elements
1) receptor ... 2) afferent pathway (sensory)... 3) integrating cen…
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CHAPTER 10: REFLEXES
reflex
simple (basic) reflexes
acquired (conditioned) reflexes
reflex arc
-response to a stimulus that occurs automatically... -2 types
-built-in, unlearned responses ... -ex: withdrawing the hand fro…
-a result of practice or learning... -ex: pianist striking a cer…
pathway of a reflex (typically 5 components)
reflex
-response to a stimulus that occurs automatically... -2 types
simple (basic) reflexes
-built-in, unlearned responses ... -ex: withdrawing the hand fro…
Human Body Lab Ch. 10, reflexes
descending inhibition
Reflux
simple (basic) reflexes
acquired (conditioned) reflexes
a signal sent from brain to motor nerves in spinal cord to de…
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically without cons…
built-in, unlearned responses
result of practice and learning
descending inhibition
a signal sent from brain to motor nerves in spinal cord to de…
Reflux
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically without cons…
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Chapter 10 Lab Written Exam
reflex
simple (basic) reflexes
acquired (conditioned) reflexes
reflex arc
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
built-in, unlearned responses
result of practice and learning
pathway of a reflex
reflex
response to a stimulus that occurs automatically
simple (basic) reflexes
built-in, unlearned responses
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Chapter 4 Vocab
Cephalocaudal principle
Proximodistal principle
Principle of hierarchical integration
Principle of the independence of systems
Principle that growth follows a pattern that begins with the…
Principle that development proceeds from the center of the bo…
Principle that simple skills typically develop separately and…
Principle that different body systems grow at different rates
Cephalocaudal principle
Principle that growth follows a pattern that begins with the…
Proximodistal principle
Principle that development proceeds from the center of the bo…
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9-1 & 9-2 Endocrine and Nervous System terms
reflexes
brain stem
brain
spinal cord
unlearned, involuntary responses that occur automatically in…
structure that connects the brain and spinal cord; that contr…
The part of the central nervous system that is located in the…
bundle of nerves from the brainstem down your back that carri…
reflexes
unlearned, involuntary responses that occur automatically in…
brain stem
structure that connects the brain and spinal cord; that contr…
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Chapter 6 Learning
Classical conditioning
Reflex
Stimulus
Unconditioned stimulus (UCS)
Classical conditioning is the process that involves automatic…
Any simple unlearned response you have that is an inherent st…
An environmental condition that triggers a response
A stimulus that unconditionally, naturally, and automatically…
Classical conditioning
Classical conditioning is the process that involves automatic…
Reflex
Any simple unlearned response you have that is an inherent st…
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Infancy and Childhood
neonate
reflexes
rooting reflex
sucking reflex
a newborn child
unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatically in t…
the reflex that causes a neonate to turn their head upwards w…
the reflex that causes newborns to suck things that touch the…
neonate
a newborn child
reflexes
unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatically in t…
CH 6 Learning
Learning
Maturation
Reflex
Classical Conditioning
The process that allows us to adapt to the changing condition…
Change due to biology not experience.
An unlearned involuntary response that is not under personal…
Learning an involuntary, reflex-like, response to a stimulus…
Learning
The process that allows us to adapt to the changing condition…
Maturation
Change due to biology not experience.
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psychology chapter 2
Down Syndrome: extra chromosome on 21s…
Two of the "Big Five" personality trai…
Stages of Prenatal Development
Fertilization
Down Syndrome: extra chromosome on 21st pair; 1 in 500/higher…
Neuroticism... Extroversion
germinal embryonic fetal
two weeks... Shortest stage... Fertilized egg now called blastocys…
Down Syndrome: extra chromosome on 21s…
Down Syndrome: extra chromosome on 21st pair; 1 in 500/higher…
Two of the "Big Five" personality trai…
Neuroticism... Extroversion
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Psyc Quiz 2
Teratogens
Unconditional positive regard
Puberty
Repression
Environmental agents such as a drug, chemical, virus or other…
An attitude of a acceptance and respect on the part of an obs…
The period at which maturation of the sexual organs occurs, b…
The primary defense mechanism in which the ego pushes unacelt…
Teratogens
Environmental agents such as a drug, chemical, virus or other…
Unconditional positive regard
An attitude of a acceptance and respect on the part of an obs…
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apgar scale/ sensory capacities
appearance, pulse, grimace, activity,…
Visual acuity not fully developed but…
Clearly capable of hearing, but audito…
reflexes
apgar
Seeing
Hearing
learned, organized involuntary responses that occur automatic…
appearance, pulse, grimace, activity,…
apgar
Visual acuity not fully developed but…
Seeing
Psych Chapter 3: Birth and Newborn Infant
Neonates
Episiotomy
Apgar Scale
Anoxia
Term used for newborns.
Incision sometimes made to increase size of the opening of va…
Measurement system that looks for variety of indications of g…
Restriction of oxygen to baby lasting few minutes during birt…
Neonates
Term used for newborns.
Episiotomy
Incision sometimes made to increase size of the opening of va…
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Psychology Chapter 9 (Learning)12th grade
Reflex
stimulus
Response
Stimulus to Response relationship
automatic response that is inborn such as blinking
normal unlearned reactions--anything that makes one respond
activity that occurs normally because of stimulus--this is an…
Ex..baby is hungry so it cries
Reflex
automatic response that is inborn such as blinking
stimulus
normal unlearned reactions--anything that makes one respond
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Learning vocab
Learning
Classical conditioning
Reflex responses
Unconditioned stimulus (UCS)
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Learning situation in which an old response becomes attached…
Can be conditioned to occur when a new stimulus is present
Stimulus which naturally causes an automatic unlearned response
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Classical conditioning
Learning situation in which an old response becomes attached…
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FCS 330 test #2
Reflexes
Rooting Reflex
Stepping reflex
Swimming reflex
Unlearned, organized involuntary responses that occur automat…
neonate's automatically turns head toward things that come in…
like cycling when upright position feet toward floor (disappe…
tendency to wave arms and kick when placed faced down in wate…
Reflexes
Unlearned, organized involuntary responses that occur automat…
Rooting Reflex
neonate's automatically turns head toward things that come in…
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Pyschology Chapter 6 vocab
Associative learning
Cognitive learning
Ivan Pavlov
Neutral stimulus
learning that certain events occur together
the acquisition of mental information, whether by observing e…
discovered classical conditioning; trained dogs to salivate a…
a stimulus that does not initially elicit a response
Associative learning
learning that certain events occur together
Cognitive learning
the acquisition of mental information, whether by observing e…
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ch 5,6,&7
reflex
unconditioned stimulus
unconditioned response
conditioned stimulus
a learned involuntary response that is not under personal con…
original naturally occurring stimulus unlearned
The automatic and involuntary response to the unconditioned s…
Learned
reflex
a learned involuntary response that is not under personal con…
unconditioned stimulus
original naturally occurring stimulus unlearned
Psychology chapter 5
Maturation
Unconditioned stimulus
Unconditioned response
Conditioned stimulus
Changed controlled by a genetic blue print such as increase i…
Original natural occurring, Unlearned, involuntary
Automatic and involuntary response to unconditioned stimulus.…
Learned
Maturation
Changed controlled by a genetic blue print such as increase i…
Unconditioned stimulus
Original natural occurring, Unlearned, involuntary
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Chapter 5 psychology
Learning
Ivan Pavlov
Classical conditioning
Unconditional stimulus UCS
Any relativley permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Discovered classical conditioning through his work on digesti…
Learning to make a reflex response to a stimulus other than t…
A naturally occurring stimulus that leads to an involuntary r…
Learning
Any relativley permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Ivan Pavlov
Discovered classical conditioning through his work on digesti…
Psych unit 6
Learning
Associative learning
Behaviorism
Classical conditioning
Any relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due…
Organisms learn that certain events occur together. Two varia…
Is the school of thought maintaining that psychology should b…
Is a type of learning in which a neutral stimulus becomes cap…
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due…
Associative learning
Organisms learn that certain events occur together. Two varia…
Chapter 10: Reflexes
reflex
simple (basic) reflex
acquired (conditioned reflex
reflex arc
stimulus that occurs automatically
built-in, unlearned responses
result of practice and learning
pathway of a reflex... 1. sensory receptor detects a stimulus... 2.…
reflex
stimulus that occurs automatically
simple (basic) reflex
built-in, unlearned responses
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Psychology memory
Chunking
Mnemonics
Long term memory
Elaborative rehearsal
Organize information into meaningful units- often occurs auto…
Memory aids especially those techniques that use vivid imager…
Memory storage an unlimited amount of information for an inde…
Processing new information to connect it to existing knowledge
Chunking
Organize information into meaningful units- often occurs auto…
Mnemonics
Memory aids especially those techniques that use vivid imager…
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Learning 1-12
Learning
Associative learning
Behaviorism
Classical conditioning
Any relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due…
Organisms learn that certain events occur together
The school of thought maintaining that psychology should be a…
A type of learning in which a neutral stimulus becomes capabl…
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in an organisms behavior due…
Associative learning
Organisms learn that certain events occur together
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AP Psych Ch 5 terms
Learning
Reflex
Unconditioned Stimulus (UCS)
Classical Conditioning
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
an involuntary response, one that is not under personal contr…
in classical conditioning, a naturally occurring stimulus tha…
learning to make an involuntary response to a stimulus other…
Learning
any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Reflex
an involuntary response, one that is not under personal contr…
AP Psychology Chapter 5 pg 167-
learning
reflex
classical conditioning
unconditioned stimulus (USC)
any relative permanent change in behavior brought about by an…
an involuntary response, one that is not under personal contr…
learning to make an involuntary response to a stimulus other…
in classical conditioning, a naturally occurring stimulus tha…
learning
any relative permanent change in behavior brought about by an…
reflex
an involuntary response, one that is not under personal contr…
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Chapter 9
Developmental Psychology
behavior genetics
genetic factors
cross sectional research
study of the patterns of growth and change that occur through…
study of effects of heredity on behavior
provide potential for specific behaviors or traits to emerge,…
compares people at different ages at the same point in time
Developmental Psychology
study of the patterns of growth and change that occur through…
behavior genetics
study of effects of heredity on behavior
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Model 37 Infancy and childhood
reflexes
rooting reflex
sucking reflex
gag reflex
a number of unlearned, involuntary responses that occur autom…
causes infants to turn head to things that touch their cheeks
prompts infants to suck at things that touch their lips
clear the throat
reflexes
a number of unlearned, involuntary responses that occur autom…
rooting reflex
causes infants to turn head to things that touch their cheeks
Ch9 M28
neonate
reflexes
rooting reflex
sucking reflex
a newborn child
unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatically in t…
causes neonates to turn their heads toward things that touch…
prompts infants to suck at things that touch their lips
neonate
a newborn child
reflexes
unlearned involuntary responses that occur automatically in t…
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Unit 7: Section 2: Physical Development in Infancy
Reflexes
Rooting
Sucking
Gag
Unlearned, involuntary responses that occur automatically in…
Turn head toward touch on cheek.
Bringing cheeks inward.
To clear the throat.
Reflexes
Unlearned, involuntary responses that occur automatically in…
Rooting
Turn head toward touch on cheek.
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chapter 5
learning
maturation
reflex
classical conditioning
relatively permanent change in behavior brought by experience…
change controlled by a genetic blueprint
unlearned, involuntary response that is not under personal co…
learning to make an involuntary response to a stimulus other…
learning
relatively permanent change in behavior brought by experience…
maturation
change controlled by a genetic blueprint
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Psychology Chapter 3
Neonate
Birth
99% of births
A... P... G... A... R
Newborns
When the fetus passes through the vagina and emerges from the…
attended by professional health care workers
Appearance... Pulse... Grimace(reflexes)... Activity... Respiration
Neonate
Newborns
Birth
When the fetus passes through the vagina and emerges from the…
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Psyc: Chapter 5 Learning
Conditioning
Learning
Pavlov
Reflex
The process of learning associations between environmental ev…
A process that produces a change in behavior or knowledge as…
Conducted psychology research investigating the role of saliv…
Involuntary automatic response to an external stimulus
Conditioning
The process of learning associations between environmental ev…
Learning
A process that produces a change in behavior or knowledge as…
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Chapter 5
Learning
Ivan Pavlov
Reflex
Stimulus
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Russian psychologist who pioneered the study of basic princip…
An unlearned, involuntary response that is not clear under pe…
any object, event or experience that causes a response.
Learning
Any relatively permanent change in behavior brought about by…
Ivan Pavlov
Russian psychologist who pioneered the study of basic princip…
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Ch.3
Cephalocuadal principle
Proximodistal principal
Synapse
Myelin
The principle that growth follows a pattern that begins with…
The principle that development proceeds from the center of th…
The gap at he connection between neurons , through which neur…
Protective insulation. That surrounds parts of neurons — whic…
Cephalocuadal principle
The principle that growth follows a pattern that begins with…
Proximodistal principal
The principle that development proceeds from the center of th…
hum growth chapter 3
neuron
synaptic pruning
plasticity
reflexes
basic nerve cell of the nervous system
the elimination of neurons as the result nonuse or lack of st…
the degree to which a developing structure or behaviors modif…
unlearned organized involuntary responses that occur automati…
neuron
basic nerve cell of the nervous system
synaptic pruning
the elimination of neurons as the result nonuse or lack of st…
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Chapter 7 Learning
Learning
Associative learning
Stimulus
cognitive learning
the process of acquiring through experience new and relativel…
learning that certain events occur together
any event or situation that evokes a response
the acquisition of mental information,, whether by observing…
Learning
the process of acquiring through experience new and relativel…
Associative learning
learning that certain events occur together
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3.2 Brain Growth and Motor Development
synaptic pruning
myelin
cerebral cortex
plasticity
the elimination of neurons as a result of nonuse or lack of s…
protective insulation that surrounds parts of neurons, increa…
the upper layer of the brain
the degree to which a developing structure or behavior is mod…
synaptic pruning
the elimination of neurons as a result of nonuse or lack of s…
myelin
protective insulation that surrounds parts of neurons, increa…
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Psychology Chapter 5 Vocabulary
learning
Reflex
classical conditioning
orienting reflex
a psychological process demonstrated by a relatively permanen…
automatic response that occurs in the presence of a specific…
a neutral stimulus is paired with a stimulus that elicits an…
unlearned response of attending to a new or unusual stimulus
learning
a psychological process demonstrated by a relatively permanen…
Reflex
automatic response that occurs in the presence of a specific…
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EDU 142 ch. 4
Brazenly on neonatal behavioral assess…
Cephalocaudal principle
Failure to thrive
Kwashiorkor
Measure designed to determine infants neurological and behavi…
Principle that follows a pattern the begins with the head and…
Disorder where infants stop growing due to lack of stimulatio…
Form of malnutrition when there isn't enough protein on the d…
Brazenly on neonatal behavioral assess…
Measure designed to determine infants neurological and behavi…
Cephalocaudal principle
Principle that follows a pattern the begins with the head and…
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Chapter 4: Physical Development in Infancy
Habituation
Operant Conditioning
Classical Conditioning
Gross Motor Skills
the decrease in the response to a stimulus that occurs after…
a form of learning in which a voluntary response is strengthe…
a situation in which an organism learns to respond in a parti…
involved in movement and coordination of the arms, legs, and…
Habituation
the decrease in the response to a stimulus that occurs after…
Operant Conditioning
a form of learning in which a voluntary response is strengthe…
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