Question 1 Dr. Finnegan, a psychological researcher, ensures that he maintains the privacy of his research records. Which ethical principle does this examp... [Show More] le describe?
Question 2 Who is generally recognized as the founder of American psychology?
Question 3 Dr. Fiennes, a psychological researcher, studies the biological bases of memory problems in the elderly using animal research subjects. Fiennes is a(n) ______ psychologist.
Question 4 Which type of psychologist would be interested in memory loss in elderly individuals?
Question 5 What is the most common doctoral degree awarded in the field of psychology?
Question 6 A researcher adhering to the psychodynamic perspective would likely believe that depression
Question 7 ______ describes the attempt to duplicate research findings reported by other scientists.
Question 8 Dr. Burlington works with Ivy University’s basketball team, where he helps the athletes handle competitive pressures. He is also conducting a study to determine the most important factors influencing athletic performance anxiety. Burlington is probably a(n) ______ psychologist.
Question 9 The word ‘psychology’ comes from two Greek roots that mean
Question 10 A school psychologist would be most likely to
Question 11 Every participant in an experiment has an equal chance of receiving one of the treatments. This is called
Question 12 Psychology is a scientific discipline in that it focuses on
Question 13 Regarding behaviorism, which of the following statements is FALSE?
Question 14 A correlation coefficient of 0.00 means
Question 15 Psychology made the transition from philosophy to science with which event?
Question 16 In researching a report on John Watson, which of the following search terms would yield the best results?
Question 17 An extension of the behavioral perspective that incorporates the study of mental processes is termed ________.
Question 18 An industrial/organizational psychologist would typically
Question 19 Dr. von Waldner conducts research on depression. His hypothesis is that depression results from maladaptive thought patterns. From which perspective is von Waldner working?
Question 20 A developmental psychologist would most likely [Show Less]