Psychology

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Quiz on Psychology , created by Chloe Schepers on 06/09/2016.
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Positive psychology is..
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  • a feild of research that focuses on people's positive experiences
  • research focuses on mental processes and underlying judgement

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What is the study of basic mental processes such as sensation and perception?
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  • cognitive psychology
  • biological psychology
  • personality psycology

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Psychologist who analyze the biological factors influencing behavior
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  • developmental psychology
  • biological psychology
  • quantitative psychology

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Personality psychologists
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  • psychologists who focus on behavior
  • psychologist who focus on people's unique charateristics
  • psychologists who study how behavior and mental processes change over a lifetime

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Developmental psychologists..
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  • seek to understand describe and explore how behavior changes over a lifetome
  • study personality
  • study cognitive ability

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Psychologists who develop statistical methods for evaluating and analyzing data from psych research.
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  • developmental psychology
  • quantitative psycology
  • biological psychology

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Clinical, counseling and community psycologist..
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  • seek to assess, undertand modify and prevent behavior disorders
  • study methods of how teachers teach students and how students learn and improve such methods
  • test cognitive abilities and diagnose students academic problems

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Psychologists who study methods by which teachers teach and students learn and who apply the results to improve such methods
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  • educational psychologists
  • school psychologists
  • community psycologist

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School psychologist..
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  • psycologist who tests cognitive abilities, diagnose students academic problems and set up programs to improve
  • study methods by which instructors teach and students learn
  • seek to understand describe and explore behavior and mental processes change over time

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Social psycologists
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  • study how people influence one another's behavior and attitudes
  • focus on people's unique charateristics
  • seek to understand how behavior changes over time

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Psychologists who examine factors that influence people's performance in the workplace
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  • industrial and organizational psychologists
  • engineering psychologists
  • environmental psycologist

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Health psycologist..
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  • study the effects on behavior on health on the impact of illness on behavior and emotion
  • seek to understand and explore how mental processes change over time
  • analyze biological factors on behavior and mental processes

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Research is aimed at maximizing athletic performance
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  • sport psycologist
  • engineering psycologist
  • health psycologist

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Psycology and law are a big part of which?
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  • forensic psychology
  • environmental psychology
  • industrial psychology

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Study and try to improve relationships between human beings and the computers and other machines they use
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  • engineering psycologist
  • forensic psychologists
  • industrial psychology

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Environmental psychology is
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  • the study of the relationship between people physical environment and their behavior
  • study effects on human behavior and the impact on their health.
  • study what factors impact people's performance in the workplace

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Empiricism is
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  • the view that knowledge comes from experience and observations
  • awareness of external stimuli
  • the study of conscience experience

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Structuralism is
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  • the study of conscience experience and it's structure
  • describes organization of mental processes
  • explaines personality and behavior develops techniques for treating mental disorders

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Describes the organization of mental processes
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  • gestalt psychology
  • psychoanalysis
  • behavoralism

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Psychoanalysis is
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  • to explain personality and behavior to develop treatments for mental disorders
  • describes organization of mental processes
  • study conscious experience

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The study of how the mind works in allowing the mind to adapt to the world around it
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  • functionalism
  • evolutionary psycology
  • behavoralism

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To study observable behavior
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  • behavoralism
  • fuctionalism
  • gestalt psycology

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Founder of structualism
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  • Edward Titchner & Wilhelm Wundt
  • Max Wertheimer
  • William James

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Founder of gestalt psycology
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  • Max Wertheimer
  • Sigmund freud
  • William James

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Psychoanalysis was founded by
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  • Sigmund Freud
  • William James
  • Max Wertheimer

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Fuctionalism was founded by
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  • William James
  • John b skinner
  • Edward Titchner

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Behaviorism was founded by
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  • John b Watson & B.F. Skinner
  • Edward Titchner & William Wundt
  • Sigmund frued

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The view that behavior is the result of physical processes
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  • biological approach
  • evolutionary approach
  • psychodynamic approach

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The view that emphasizes the inherited adaptive aspects of behavor and mental processes
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  • cognitive approach
  • evolutionary approach
  • behavioral approach
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