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how does psych as a scientific discipline differ from casual observations we make in the world in everyday life? what are the similarities? Thanks
August 4, 2010 by diana

A class has 50 students. 13 are juniors, 20 are psych majors, and 24 are neither psych majors nor juniors. How many psych majors are juniors?
January 29, 2010 by Kassie

A class has 50 students. 13 are juniors, 20 are psych majors, and 24 are neither psych majors nor juniors. How many psych majors are juniors?
February 1, 2010 by Kassie

Can you tell me if I have this right? Are the major schools of psych? Structuralism, Behaviorism, Functionalism, Psychoanlysis, and Humanism? Just want to make sure I have the right ones. Thank you
August 7, 2010 by diana

medical coding and billing
a patient is brought into the ER for attempted suicide and given iv drugs including glucagon and gastric lavage and aspiration and then transferred to psych facility what are the medical codes used for the facility services? i don't want answer i just want to know if you ...
September 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Kenvin and Cheryl had completed their first day of naturalistic observation of adolescents at the local high school. As they dicssed their experiences during the day, they found that they were both concerned about the difference their presence in the classrooms mad on ...
August 4, 2011 by Tisha

what are four subfields of psych?
September 5, 2007 by lily

what is the Psychodynamic understaning of depression
June 18, 2012 by Anonymous

compare and contrast triat theory
April 19, 2009 by jerry

What is the Importance of Research in Behavioral Science?
February 22, 2016 by sade

when and why is correlational research method used in a study?
June 22, 2010 by Carmen

What does the concept dualist metaphysics mean?
February 2, 2012 by Karen

can anyone help me with the course for Axia college University of Phoenix
August 29, 2013 by bejeweled

http://psych.colorado.edu/~mcclella/java/normal/accurateNormal.html Put the mean, and the standard deviation in the top of the applet. Having a lot of trouble with this one problem...any help would be appreciated The weight of the eggs produced by a certain breed of hen is ...
February 2, 2007 by bobpursley

What is somatosensory? What is the difference between sensation and perception? Please help!
November 29, 2007 by Callie

Psych 230
Can someone help me understand what the personal construct theory is? Thank-You
January 9, 2009 by SiNnErSaVeD

How does nature and nurture contribute to one’s self-efficacy?
September 14, 2010 by Carmen

What is an advantage and disadvantage of the Incentive Motivational Theory in Psych?
October 27, 2010 by Jake

what are Similarities and Differences of Gangs and Organized Crime Groups
January 22, 2012 by Stella

psych 100
The basic building block of the nervous system is
June 2, 2015 by Anonymous

Analytical Psychological Theory Assumptions, Reliability,Validity,and Application
April 16, 2011 by SINBAD

Research on how easily men are persuaded in relation to women shows that
July 19, 2012 by Anonymous

Psych Statistics
Im trying to use Tukey's HSD but I don't know how to get the qk part of the formula?
May 11, 2015 by Deborah

Psych 101
what are some of the ways that psychologists attempt to explain human behavior?
October 28, 2008 by grumpylover

what does it mean to be empirical in the pursuit of knowledge? how dies this relate to the scientific method?
September 26, 2010 by diana

i need a critical thinking question about bulimia for my psych class.
February 24, 2011 by Sarah

______ occurs when one has fewer relationships than desired. a. shyness. b. loneliness. c. moodiness.
March 12, 2008 by Anonymous

If motivation consists only of drive-reduction, what is the perfect state of a human being?
May 15, 2011 by char

what are some of the limitations in using the Jungian theory while counseling depressed clients?
September 25, 2011 by lisa

Why is it necessary to use the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual when working with clients? Is it an effective tool? Why or why not?
September 16, 2013 by LaQuin

ap psych
what are limitations that older psychology has? what is done to reduce thse limits from diminishing the value of research produced today?
September 9, 2007 by sara

Explain the contributions and limitations of leading theoretical perspectives that influence human development research
September 2, 2013 by bejeweled

Can someone please give me an example that illustrates how one's cognitive processes can shape some aspect of personality. thank you?
September 13, 2010 by Carmen

How could an adolescent (aged 12-17) face Erikson’s crisis of Generativity vs. Stagnation, which is typically experienced in middle adulthood (2 pts)?
February 2, 2011 by matty

the population of the world between 1960 and 2000: doubled tripled remained stable decreased by half (maybe this one?)
November 3, 2013 by Janet

HI I Like you to help me with my research on Attraction and repulsion of electrical charges If you would give me any links or websites and thank you alot thanx Check these sites. http://psych.hanover.edu/Krantz/neural/charge1anim.html http://www.glenbrook.k12.il.us/gbssci/phys...
January 13, 2007 by amy

Alfred Binet's work is associated with intelligence testing visual perception psychopathology comparative psychology classical conditioning
November 1, 2012 by george

A physician who treats disorders of the nervous system is a A. Psychiatric social worker B. Neuroligist C. Psych neruologist D. Clinical psychologist Is the answer B?
September 19, 2014 by Gwen

I have a project due on citing sources summarizing concepts and theories can someone give me an wxample on how to do this please Citing sources for a psychology course? You'll be using the APA styleguide, no doubt. (Broken Link Removed) (Broken Link Removed) http://www.uwsp....
July 11, 2007 by LATUNJA JONES

statistics in psych
mouradian (2001) surveyed college students selected from a screening session to include tow groups a) perps b) comparisons...
November 6, 2010 by diana

I've seen adolescents with such a strong sense of their own importance, especially in sports, that they don't appear to care about anyone or anything else. What do you think?
February 2, 2011 by britt

A bank loan officer rates applicates for credit. The rating are normally distributed with a mean of 200 and a standard deviation of 50. Find the P60, the score which separates the lower 60% from the top 40%. I get 212.7, using the normal distribution tool at http://psych....
August 4, 2007 by joanna

Explain, in a 200- to 300-word response, the biomedical approach as well as the psychodynamic, humanistic-existential, behavior, and cognitive approaches to psychotherapy
June 28, 2010 by Dr H

Psych. (? on PTSD)
Is there an increased or decreased parasympathetic nervous system arousal in people with PTSD?
December 2, 2009 by Pierre

No idea how to do this. I looked in my book and there usually is a data set present to get the first, second and third quartile. The lifetimes of lightbulbs of a particular type are normally distributed with a mean of 392 hours and a standard deviation of 9 hours. Find the ...
April 22, 2007 by J

Please define and describe relationship. What are the characteristics of a healthy marriage relationship of husband and wife.
November 19, 2008 by Chris

wrtting process,english
I can't find an actual website that will help me do correct format for citation with APA format for a powerpoint presentation. Here are all the APA websites I know of. Whatever format you use, you'll need to include the same types of information: author title how published ...
March 8, 2007 by kyln

Evaluations of a particular belief, person, object, or idea describe a person's : a. Attudes b. Motivation c. Predispositions d. Biases
May 12, 2010 by Ree

abnornal psych
should suicide be added to the DSM IV- TR and what are the reason for and aganist establishing a specific disorder related to suicide?
June 18, 2012 by kelly

One major reason that groups tend to take greater risks than their members would take as individuals is
July 10, 2016 by Anne

habitually listening to loud music through headphones can result in loss of hearing in the: A)Organ of corti B) middle ear C) auditory nerve D) semicircular canals
October 21, 2009 by val

what are some biological and social influences of temperament and what ways are caregivers limited in being able to change an infant's temperament
December 6, 2013 by Anonymous

psych 42
The mean (μ) of the scale is 55 and the standard deviation (σ) is 7. Assuming that the scores are normally distributed, what PERCENTAGE of the population scores are above 59?
September 21, 2014 by johnny

college psych
A(n) blank is an unwanted, intrusive, and often unpleasant thought that causes an increase in anxiety. a)compulsion b)phobie c)obsession d) Panic attack e) Hallucination I believe the answer is E
December 10, 2008 by Michele

We (3) have to lead half hour class discussion on introduction to Psych., ask 3 questions, make a case study. We don't know where to start. It's only introduction?? Help!! tx
January 13, 2008 by Karon

Describe and compare the uses and limitations of naturalistic, laboratory, and participant observation, case studies, tests, surveys and interviews, correlational studies and experiments.
October 24, 2010 by elana

college psych
Irresponsibility and carelessness describe the blank factor of the five-factor theory? a) Neuroticism b) Negligent C) Extroversion d) Openness to experience e) Conscientiousness I think the answer is e about 70% sure
December 10, 2008 by Michele

Discuss ethical issues in psychology, including the use of animal subjects, confidentiality, informed consent, and the use of deception in research. Describe how psychologists' values influence their work.
October 24, 2010 by elana

college psych
Information to answer the question "What color is your vehicle? Would be located in blank according to the psychoanalytic theory. a) The Ego b) The conscious c) The unconscious d) The Superego e) The Preconscious I believe the answer is b not sure
December 10, 2008 by Michele

an IQ test is given on a tuesday, when given the test again on thurs the child scores differently, this is an issue of what? function, reliablity, observation or reflection?
November 3, 2012 by diana

In organizational psychology, the "Big Five" refers to five general principles to be used when making changes. Is there anything missing from these five that would assist in helping make a smooth change?
April 16, 2009 by Annyomous

College Psych
All of the following fall into the category of anxiety disorders EXCEPT a) Posttraumatic stress disorder b) Hypochondriasis c) Obessive-compulsive disorder d) Specific phobie e) Panic Disoder I believe the answer is B
December 10, 2008 by Michele

Survey results may be inaccurate due to : A) participants who do not tell the truth. B) the bias respondents C) the use of a representative sample D) failure of most statistical procedures in analyzing the results of surveys. I am stumped but beleive the answer is B. Any help?
August 4, 2011 by Tisha

What are defensive coping methods. What active coping methods might be healthier
October 18, 2009 by holly

One feature of taste aversion learning that is NOT found in any other type of learning is: A. learning with delays of several hours. B. very slow extinction. C. Both a and b D. Neither a nor b MY ANSWER IS D. IS THAT RIGHT?
July 16, 2015 by MAE

Unit 5 Behavior Across the Lifespan
Give a description of Erikson’s theory, including the stages of development using the criteria listed above. 2. Identify a character at each stage. 3. Choose three of the following studies found in the Library article search engine Psychology and Behavioral Sciences ...
September 24, 2006 by candy

Which is the best fertilizer for Mr. Jimenez’ backyard grass? Select the type of study most appropriate to the question. A. Experimental B. Experimental blinded C. Case-controlled observational D. Observational My answer is C
April 10, 2015 by phia

College psych
Freud's view that there is pertinent information in what is NOT being said is referred to as a) Resistance b) Genuiness c) Free Association d) An Automatic Thought e) Transference After looking up all of the definitions the only one that seems like it fits best would be c.
December 12, 2008 by Michele

college psych
Which of the following categories of disorders is most prevalent in the United States? a) Mood Disorders b) Psychotic Disorders c) Substance Abuse/ dependence disorders d) Dissociative Disorders e) Anxiety Disorders I believe the answer is E
December 10, 2008 by Michele

According to the results of cross-cultural research, distal parenting often results in toddlers who are self aware but less obedient than those who engage in proximal parenting? Is this False? I have no idea on where to find the answer to this...
September 11, 2013 by Jim

psych question
I would like you to think about a salient event. How would that event currently shape the field of psychology (what gets funded, what gets studied)?
September 3, 2013 by Anonymous

The Flynn effect is an example that shows a difference in IQ among : a. ages b. genders c. cohorts d. cultures Ok, i tried this one, and i thought the answer was "generations"...so i am confused as to what the answer is.
October 17, 2007 by Melissa

Anthro,psych, and soc
In the movie The Shawshank Redemption how does the prison in the film try to rehabilitate its inmates? Was it sucessful? and provide 3 examples of ways in which the prison (guards) enforce compliance to prison rules, were the enforcemnts necessary or effective, help on these ...
December 4, 2011 by Heather

A department store has determined that 25% of all their sales are credit sales. A random sample of 75 sales is selected and the proportion of credit sales in the sample is computed. a) What is the probability that the same proportion will be greater than 0.34? In a random ...
November 23, 2006 by Janice

Doyen & colleagues (2012) found that __________ effects were the reason that participants changed their walking speed. A. experimenter B. subject C. both subject and experimenter D. neither subject nor experimenter MY ANSWER IS C
June 19, 2015 by MAE

Jane suffers from Panic Disorder. What Axis of the DSM would this disorder present on? A. Axis II B. Axis III C. Axis I D. Axis IV is A the right answer?
June 29, 2015 by MAE

In a study of the development of noun usage, an investigator is interested in the relationship of the number of nouns in a child's vocabulary to the number of adults in the household. This type of project is: A. correlational in nature. B. experimental in nature. C. ...
June 19, 2015 by MAE

College Psych
All of the following would be considered psychotherpy EXCEPT: a) Cognitive Therapy b) Gestalt Therapy c) The use of ECT d) Aversion Therapy e) Humanistic Therapy I'm like 95% sure that the answer is c after looking up all the definitions of each of them. Thank You
December 12, 2008 by Michele

Unlike psychodynamic approaches to personality, the learning approach emphasizes what? A) latent personality structures B) Self-actualization processes C) The Outer Person D) biological traits I thin the answer is C-Outer Person but just not sure of it.
November 1, 2011 by Tisha

What is "material pop culture"? I am supposed to write a question on my exam that explains how Canada has a culture through multiculturalism, social insitution and material pop culture thanks!
January 27, 2011 by Dawn

In which theory is it of utmost importance that an infant develops a relationship with at least one primary caregiver for both social and emotional development to happen properly? A. Attachment theory B. Culture C. Persistence model D. Erikson’s Stages of Psychosocial ...
June 29, 2015 by MAE

what are the psychoanalytic models? How have these models been used to explain human behavior? Which models do you feel is the most effective explaining human behavior and why?
October 6, 2010 by diana

Using standard deviation. Normally distributed mean of 0 degrees standard deviation of 1.00 degrees celcius. 1. between 0 and 1.28 2. greater than 0.37 3. less than -0.92 4. between 1.50 and 2.50 5. between -0.90 and 1.95 6. less than 0 I don't know how to solve these problems...
December 5, 2006 by Sue

Males make a mean of 531 on math SAT with standard deviation of 114. Minimum 600 score. what's the % of males that don't satisfy this requirement? Pregnancies usually distributed mean of 268 days and standard distribution 15 days. Baby born three week premature at least 3 ...
December 5, 2006 by Sue

Men growing beards because women consider men with beards as good mates is an example of A. intersexual competition. B. intrasexual competition. C. macrosexual competition. D. microsexual competition.
March 27, 2014 by FORREST

math - statistics
Suppose that the number of insects captured in a trap on different nights is normally distributed with mean 2950 and standard deviation 550. b) Suppose that we change the location of a trap whenever it captures a number of insects that fall in the lowest 5%. If a trap was ...
November 6, 2006 by Lindz

social studies, Anthro psych , and soc
In the movie Shawshank redemption, how did the prison in the film try to rehabilitate its inmates, was it successful? Provide 3 examples of ways in which the prison guards enforced compliance to prison rules, were the enforcements necessary or effective? Why was Red ...
November 29, 2011 by Annie

Primary Auditory Cortex (Psych)
In lecture the prof says A1 and primary visual cortex interchangeably. Are they the two just different ways of referring to the same thing or is A1 a specific regions in the primary auditory cortex?
March 29, 2011 by Lena

statistics, help
Can someone help me which way can I approach this problem. A hint of a formula or anything would be helpful... Life of Light Bulbs A certain type of light bulb has an average life of 500 hours, with a standard deviation of 100 hours. The length of life of the bulb can be ...
July 10, 2007 by student

Birth is a major adjustment for the infant as he/she leaves the familiar environment of the womb and takes his/her place in the world. Naming a baby is a part of this birth process. Being born and naming a child is considered: A. means of access. B. check points. C. rites of ...
June 29, 2015 by MAE

Two common confounding variables that must be controlled in a nonequivalent control-group design are: A. selection and regression to the mean. B. selection and maturation. C. maturation and regression to the mean. D. sequence effects and maturation. MY CHOICE IS A. BUT IM ...
June 20, 2015 by MAE

college psych
Jolene frequently gets into fights at school. When asked about her behavior, she says that she just can't help but fight. According to the psychoanalytic theory, Jolene likely has a) strong id b) penis envy c) A solid ego ideal d) A weak id e) A fixation at the oral stage I ...
December 10, 2008 by Michele

WHat do I do if my family gripes all the time and won't do anything about it? Ap Psych. Ch 21 Thank you for using the Jiskha Homework Help Forum. Try not to listen to "negativity" and although it is difficult, try returning a positive comment. Many of those "gripes" can be ...
November 24, 2006 by xana

I also have to write a question for my exam on "is it appropirate for social sciences to use the word 'abnormal' with mental illnesses. Explain" I just need help with comming up with points i was going to say no becauae -it is just like any other illness -they should not be ...
January 27, 2011 by Dawn

college psych
Although it is normal to experience certain fears, when the fear becomes persistent, irrational, and seems to get in the way of every day life, that fear then becomes what? a)Biopolar Disorder b) An anxiety Disorder c) Conversion disorder d) Agoraphobie e) Panic Disorder I ...
December 10, 2008 by Michele

Should I take psychology before sociology or take sociology before psychology. Like saying "You can't do well in chemistry unless you finish biology"
October 22, 2014 by HEBA

Psych 42 (Stats)
A comprehensive study of juvenile delinquency is conducted in every state-run reform school in Canada. A scale called the Antisocial Beliefs Scale is given to all juvenile delinquents. The mean (μ) of the scale is 71 and the standard deviation (σ) is 5. Assuming that...
February 23, 2015 by Dany

college psych
In what situation would someone with agoraphobia try to avoid? a) sitting in the middle of a crowded movie theater b) shopping in a large mall without immediate access to the outside c) walking through a large field d) All of the above e) Choices A & B Only I think it's d or e...
December 10, 2008 by Michele

Unlike the Rescorla Wagner model, Mackintosh's theory of attention states that: A. subjects can learn to pay increased attention to informative CSs. B. subjects can learn to pay less attention to uninformative CSs. C. Both a and b D. Neither a nor b PLEASE HELP
July 16, 2015 by Paul

I have a test that accurately predicts who will learn statics quickly. My test has a. predictive validity but not reliability b. content validity but not predicitive validity c. predictive valisity and reliability d. neither validity nor reliability
March 21, 2012 by Ashley

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