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Recent Homework Questions About Psychology

Psychology
Psychics and astrologers are characterized as...
Monday, July 11, 2016 by Anonymous

Psychology
Can we use what we know about cognitive dissonance to help people improve the way they deal with their problems? I know what this means, its like making the best out of something you know is a bad situation, but I'm a little confused, please help
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 by Slomo

psychology
For Vina, cigarettes reduce feelings of tension and anxiety. Because of her heavy smoking, however, she has a bad morning cough and breathing difficulties. How can the principles of operant conditioning help to explain the development and continuation of Vina's self-...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by dela

Abnormal Psychology
Given below is a case. You need to read the case carefully and answer the below questions. Ramsha is a 24 years university student. She avoids going to market place for grocery. She prefers to cook over going to open/public places like market. She thinks that if she goes to ...
Monday, June 27, 2016 by Meem

Psychology
Which research method is BEST at explaining behavior (as opposed to simply describing it)?
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by jenny

Psychology
1. The subject of Stanley Milgram's controversial study was ______. groupthink group polarization conformity obedience 2. Based on Milgram's obedience study, it would be expected that a military soldier would be most likely to follow orders to shoot an enemy combatant ...
Saturday, June 11, 2016 by Nhi

psychology
When considering evidence of validity and associated social consequences of instruments counselors should consider all of the following except for:
Saturday, June 4, 2016 by jesusa

Psychology
Cross-cultural research indicates that somatoform disorders are more common in some cultures than in others. Briefly discuss some of the symptoms of somatoform disorders, and use the social-cultural perspective to explain why they may be more prevalent in some cultures.
Wednesday, June 1, 2016 by Kia

Psychology
I am having a little trouble coming up with material for (The Main Propositions of Contemporary Psychodynamic Theories)
Monday, May 16, 2016 by Larry

psychology
A researcher strongly believes that physicians tend to show female nurses less attention and respect than they show male nurses. She sets up an experimental study involving observations of health clinics in different conditions. In explaining the study to the physicians and ...
Thursday, May 12, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
13.Within the cerebral cortex, the _______ area is found in the occipital lobe. A. visual B. association C. somatosensory D. main auditory 14.Dr. Lombard's research is focused on the capacity of the human mind to store and retrieve information. Her colleague, Dr. Fry, is a...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
9.By means of introspection, Dr. Marsh attempts to determine the components of things like perception, thinking, and consciousness. By contrast, Dr. Smyth wants to understand what the mind does in producing different kinds of behavior. We can reasonably assume that Dr. Marsh&#...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
5.Regarding the trichromatic theory of color vision, which statement is most accurate? A. The theory maintains that receptor cells are grouped in pairs, such as black-white. B. Specialized cells in the retina engage in a process called feature detection. C. Specialized cells ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
3.If you adopt the _______ perspective, you'll reject an emphasis on what goes on in people's minds in favor of focusing on measurable behaviors that can be objectively measured. A. psychodynamic B. neuroscience C. cognitive D. behavioral 4.Agatha maintains that ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Dr. Jones is interested in how human behavior may be genetically inherited from remote ancestors, such as chimpanzees. Her field of interest is A. chemical psychobiology. B. evolutionary psychology. C. clinical neuropsychology. D. behavioral genetics. I chose D. Am I right ? ...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Lorraine and Albert are discussing neurotransmitters, getting ready for an exam. Lorraine maintains that neuronal dendrites sort excitatory and inhibitory messages through a process of elimination dictated by reuptake activity. Albert, on the other hand, argues that inhibitory...
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 by Emma

Psychology
Apply two psychological principles to real life situations
Saturday, April 23, 2016 by Eleanor

Psychology
What kind of disorder does this person. I think he have schriozophenia. Mr. Jameson is a white 42-years old man who has never been married and is currently unemployed. He was brought to the emergency room by the police for striking an elderly woman in his apartment building. ...
Friday, April 15, 2016 by Moe

clinical psychology
whats is a timeline and milestones in clinical psychology subject?
Wednesday, March 30, 2016 by pedro

psychology
I'm having some trouble recalling what I've previously learned about the Battle of Gettysburg because I've just read a new book offering new information on that Civil War battle. This sort of phenomenon is referred to as _______ interference. A. distractive B. ...
Saturday, March 19, 2016 by gold

experimental psychology
Given that on one section of the SAT the mean is 500 and the standard deviation is 100, what is the approximate probability of a student scoring 600 or higher on the test? Round as appropriate.
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 by Tatiana

psychology
Because you are bored one afternoon, you decide to try a little experiment. You open your eye very wide, extend your thumb, and then poke yourself in the e ure. Aside from being very foolish and in alot of pain, you may learn something about your eye when you engage in this ...
Monday, March 14, 2016 by lily

Art
1.Artists make shapes in the background smaller than shapes in the foreground to communicate their distance from the viewer. How else might a landscape artist show shapes in the background to depict their distance from the viewer? A. Show shapes with bright colors. B. Show ...
Wednesday, March 9, 2016 by Reign

introduction to organisational psychology
how the organization of your choice goes about changing attitudes of their employees?
Friday, March 4, 2016 by ruth

introduction to oorganisational psychology
conflict has always been a part of our lives, especially in the decision making processes. write down a case of multiple approach-avoidance conflict that you have experienced personally. how did you react? do not forget to include all the variance of this type of conflict in ...
Friday, March 4, 2016 by ruth

psychology of human resources
Develop own analogy to illustrate classical conditioning using industry related analogy.in this analogy include all requirements of classical conditioning process.
Monday, February 22, 2016 by itsuwe

psychology
When researchers find similarities in development between very different cultures, what implications might such findings have for the nature-nurture issue?
Sunday, February 21, 2016 by susan

psychology
i need 2 examples of what researchers on the human genome project have already learned a bout the human genome
Sunday, February 7, 2016 by Kate

Psychology
Individuals who use problem-focused coping will deal with a problem or stressor by: A. making changes in their behavior. B. accepting support through sympathy. C. changing their point of view concerning the stressor. D. attempting to manage their emotions. was going to choose ...
Saturday, January 30, 2016 by Ari

Psychology
A man feels anxious and a little sick to his stomach when he walked up to the front door of his old elementary school. School had been very hard for him and he remembers feeling “stupid” a lot of the time he was in school. What is the unconditioned stimulus and ...
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 by Kay

psychology
Regarding eyewitness testimony, which of the following statements is TRUE? A. Most victims do not have an adequate weapon focus B. Victims certain of their testimony are usually more accurate C. Eyewitness testimony is generally very accurate D. Perception rarely provides an ...
Friday, January 22, 2016 by please help

English
Identify the correct sentence. a. While studying for her psychology test, Francina had trouble concentrating because her friends were calling her, her brother's blasting stereo, and her dad mowing the lawn. b. While studying for her psychology test, Francina had trouble ...
Tuesday, January 5, 2016 by Anonymous

Psychology
In terms of gender differences in mental ability, research indicate that
Wednesday, December 30, 2015 by jaice

Human Behavior
Define self and the importance of identity of self for individual. Describe the cognitive structural, self psychology, and symbolic influences of self to the individual. What is the importance of self perspective in human behaviors?
Wednesday, December 23, 2015 by lamar

Human Behavior
Existential psychology has four basic themes. Define the themes. How are those themes different from humanistic theory themes of positive psychology and suffering of existentialism?
Sunday, December 20, 2015 by james

sociology
Existential psychology has four basic themes. Define the themes. How are those themes different from humanistic theory themes of positive psychology and suffering of existentialism?
Friday, December 18, 2015 by adam

English, psychology
What are the cultural norms for the following: Individual rights vs the rights of society - There are more right for individual and rights of society. People can say whatever they want, even if it means to insult someone. People have rights to pursue their dream. Social ...
Friday, December 18, 2015 by miyabi

English, psychology
What are the cultural norms for the following: Dress, clothing, or fashion - Manners - Individual rights vs the rights of society - Social behavior - Peer relationships - Gender behavior -
Thursday, December 17, 2015 by miyabi

Psychology
What are the main differences between criminal and non-criminal psychopaths?
Sunday, December 13, 2015 by Hello!

Psychology
In response to hot temperature, your body will sweat reflexively. using Pavlov's terminology, the sweating in response to the hot temperature would be termed a(n): A. unconditioned stimulus (UCS) B. unconditioned response (UCR) C. conditioned stimulus (CS) D. conditioned ...
Sunday, December 6, 2015 by Jazmine

Psychology
Erickson's theory is based on the assumption that
Sunday, December 6, 2015 by Jazmine

biology
A category within biology that deals with the physical and chemical functions. A. Physiology B. Philosophy C. Psychology D. Physiopathology I believe it's B?
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 by Luxine

psychology
Question: How is sensory adaptation beneficial to animals? Answer: Sensory adaptation is helpful to animals who for example use their sense of smell to hunt their prey as smells that interfere with their hunting are only present for a short period of time and will quickly go ...
Monday, November 23, 2015 by Mrm4

psychology
do dolescent boys engage in some law-breaking behaviors while in their teens
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 by Anonymous

Psychology
Hello, My question is: What could you perceive if you only had one type of photoreceptor? Brightness, colour, both, or neither? The answer that I came up with was: If you only had one type of photoreceptor you would not be able to perceive colour nor brightness. One channel on...
Monday, November 16, 2015 by Mrm4

Psychology
Why do you guys hate Ms. sue so much if it wasn't for her than half of you losers would have F's in your classes. She's a VOLUNTEER which means that she doesn't have to take any time out of her day to help you. So how about you sit down and shut the f**k up or ...
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Ms. Sue Liker

psychology
If you are wearing goggles that displace objects 30 degrees to the right, predict what will happen if you try to walk along a straight line on the floor. Explain why you think this will happen.
Monday, November 9, 2015 by Murph19

psychology
What are the steps of the scientific method?
Wednesday, October 28, 2015 by Anonymous

English
Identify the correct sentence: A.While studying for her psychology test,Francina had trouble concentrating because her friends were calling her, her brother's blasting stereo and her dad mowing the lawn. B.While studying for her psychology test,Francina had trouble ...
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 by Terri

Multi-cultural Psychology
The County of Fairfield, California recently put in place changes to improve the process of removing children from their parents for Social Services. What is the professional term for this process? A. Psychological counseling B. Advice in difficult business circumstances C. ...
Monday, October 26, 2015 by Pat

Psychology
An extremely loud noise awakens you; you emerge from sleep confused and do not remember the noise. You were most likely in which stage of sleep. a. Stage 1 b. Stage 2 c. REM d. Stage 4 e. Twilight Sleep
Thursday, October 22, 2015 by Jo

english
which one of these topics would be good for a rhetorical analysis paper? - Governess contribution to The Upper Class in 19th Century England and Jane Eyre - Puritan and Cavalier poets -The Psychology of the Cult Experience. by glenn collins -Beowulf vs. Sir Gawain thank you!
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 by lauren

Multi-cultural Psychology
“I have a big nose and my hair is too straight. I just can’t seem to do anything right!” These statements are a reflection of: A. the fundamental attribution error. B. standup comedy. C. ethnic joke. D. Barnum statement. I looked up each answer and there is ...
Saturday, October 17, 2015 by Pat

Multi Cultural Psychology
A friend reasons that because (according to his assumption) all Asians like spicy food, his Korean neighbor must like it as well. What cognitive strategy did he use when estimating this probability? A. Representatives B. Heuristic C. Schemas D. Continuous variable I think it&#...
Saturday, October 17, 2015 by Pat

General Psychology-5
You have decided to use the case study method to investigate a mother’s experience in raising a child with autism
Friday, October 16, 2015 by Madeline

General Psychology-5
Now imagine that you are conducting research on the length of time it takes customers to select items in a grocery store. Assume that your hypothesis is that people will spend more time deciding on more expensive items than on cheaper items
Friday, October 16, 2015 by Madeline

General Psychology-5
You are conducting research on sex differences in e-mails. Your hypothesis is that men use more declarative statements and women use more questions
Friday, October 16, 2015 by Madeline

Psychological Statistics
A professor records scores from a five-point quiz for each student in an introductory psychology class. If the data were presented in a frequency distribution graph, what type of graph should be used?
Friday, October 16, 2015 by Jay

Multi Cultural Psychology
Nathan is a type of learner where he can discuss what he knows about a topic, predict content, or look at and listen to related material. This is a reflection of what type of learner? A. Formal reasoning B. Field-dependent style C. Nativist view D. Creativity I looked up all 4...
Monday, October 12, 2015 by Pat

Multi-cultural Psychology
“I do exercise but the result is not satisfactory to me although I followed a good diet, exercise routine, etc. What could be the reason?” This is what form of reasoning? A. Empirical reasoning B. Motivation C. Informal reasoning D. Formal reasoning this one is very ...
Monday, October 12, 2015 by Pat

Multi Cultural Psychology
Joan put her hand out and in it was placed a pile of sand. Then tiny amounts of sand were added to her hand and when asked to tell when she noticed any change in the overall weight she demonstrated what as soon as she detected any change in the weight? A. Difference threshold ...
Sunday, October 11, 2015 by Pat

Multi-cultural Psychology
If a psychologist studies the hidden meanings that people of different countries attach to their birthday greetings, she/he is studying which cultural characteristics? A. Explicit B. Collectivist C. Individualist D. Implicit I think it's C, but not sure
Saturday, October 10, 2015 by Pat

Multi Cultural Psychology
Imagine an editor asks you to write a journal article about “indigenous psychologies.” This means that your article is likely to be about what? A. Cultural groups understood from “within” with the help of methodologies associated almost exclusively with ...
Saturday, October 10, 2015 by Pat

psychology
create two operational definitions for each of the following psychological constructs Cognitive dissonance Sense of direction self-esteem
Monday, October 5, 2015 by dontworryb

psychology
describe a two treatment reversal design involving the effect of drug X and drug Y on hyperactivity.
Monday, October 5, 2015 by dontworryb

psychology
what are a type of order effect that occurs when participants’ performance decreases over time due to repeated testing
Sunday, October 4, 2015 by lionel

psychology
example of backward conditioning, not the one pavlov and watson gave.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by conditioningkoon

psychology
example of simultaneous conditioning, not the one pavlov and watson gave.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by conditioningkoon

psychology
example of delayed conditioning, not the one pavlov and watson gave.
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by conditioningkoon

stats
With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
Saturday, October 3, 2015 by arti

Psychology
Could someone do this for me Imagine an action that you engage in every day and explain how neurons and neurotransmitters might work together to help you engage in the action by defining what the major parts of neuro do. ****Use complete sentences and correct subject/verb ...
Tuesday, September 29, 2015 by maguette

psychology
Gavin, a seventh grader, has more trouble in school than many of his peers, particularly with word problems in math and other areas that aren't concrete and tangible. In spite of high motivation, he still struggles, and new situations and problems “throw him” ...
Sunday, September 27, 2015 by Anonymous

psychology
A study was conducted in which the teachers were asked to rate students for a particular trait on a ten point scale. With the help of data given below find out whether significant difference exists in the rating of the students by the teachers.Teachers Students A B C D E F G X...
Saturday, September 26, 2015 by Suresh

statistics
With the help of following data, determine both the regression equations Psychology (X): Mean= 30, Standard deviation=1.6 Sociology (Y): Mean= 25, Standard deviation= 1.7 Coefficient of correlation = 0.95
Friday, September 25, 2015 by Saju

psychology
_is often considered the father of mental test and measurements. a. Carl Gauss, b. Clark Wissler c.Sir Francis Galton d.Alfred Binet. My answer is c
Friday, September 25, 2015 by val

Psychology
How would a correlation -.68 look on a scatter diagram?
Friday, September 18, 2015 by Pauline Brown

Psychology
what is the unconditioned stimulus (US), unconditioned response (UR), condition stimulus and conditioned response of this example??? 1.)Art goes to a meeting in New Orleans and tries some oysters at the oysters bar. He likes the taste and eats quite few. Soon he becomes very ...
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 by terry

psychology
Dr. Jefferson is conducting an experiment in which she is interested in the effects of caffeine on visuospatial ability in adult participants. She conducts an experiment in which she gives one group a pill containing 20mg of caffeine and a second group a placebo pill. One hour...
Sunday, September 13, 2015 by Bill

Psychology
A researcher has conducted an experiment in which she has given participants a placebo, 10mg, and 20mg of a drug. She then measured their anxiety, blood pressure, and heart rate in response to the drug. How many levels does this experiment’s independent variable have?
Sunday, September 13, 2015 by Bill

psychology
Which approach would explain that phobias are acquired through classical conditioning and the hypochondriac's "sickness behavior" is reinforced by sympathy and attention?
Thursday, September 10, 2015 by april

Algebra
Students get two grades for a test in an introductory psychology course: a letter grade, and a numerical equivalent (weighted value). So an A is worth 4 points, a B is worth 3 points, a C is worth 2 points, a D is worth 1 point, and an F is worth 0 points. The results for the ...
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 by Camry

Community psychology
Can some on think of a public meeting with board of directors that are like involved for a community I need to like a website do to need to write down the public meeting .
Thursday, September 3, 2015 by Angel

Unisa (psychology)
Piagets theory of cognitive development is very important in the mediation of learning ,especially under multicultural conditions
Wednesday, August 26, 2015 by Zodwa

psychology
Teaching children social skills, perspective taking, __________ are important discipline strategies that promote lifelong, harmonious social interaction. A. forgiveness, and restitution B. effective communication, and emotion regulation C. forgiveness, and emotion regulation D...
Monday, August 24, 2015 by Bev

Biology, please help 9th
how the brain is related to human behavior and what the brain’s role is in the field of psychology.
Friday, August 14, 2015 by XenaGonzalez

psychology
when researchers find similarities in development between very different culture, what implications might such findings have for the nature vs nuture issue?
Monday, August 10, 2015 by skinnuminnie

Psychology
Dissociation and selective attention are two possible explanations for the phenomenon of
Saturday, August 8, 2015 by Tony

PSY 303
This theory of psychology proposes that dysfunction begins in infancy, and emphasizes the importance of unconditional positive regard as a vehicle for becoming constructive and productive adults
Saturday, August 1, 2015 by Lisa

Psychology
Which of the following types of brain wave activity is generally seen as one. dominant types during stage 1 sleep
Friday, July 31, 2015 by Eyvette

Criminal justice
This psychology is concerned with the rehabilitation of law violators a. behavioral b. correctional c. psychoanalytic d. criminal i'm confused between A and B
Thursday, July 30, 2015 by Amy

Psy 303 abnornmal Psychology
The __________ phase of schizophrenia precedes the disorder and is marked by deterioration from some higher level of functioning. (Points : 1) premorbid active prodromal residual
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 by Lisa

psy 303 abnormal psychology
According to the textbook, _______% of women never experience an orgasm at all.
Wednesday, July 22, 2015 by Lisa

psychology
1. Choose a behavior you would like to shape on someone you know. Select a terminal and initial behavior and the steps you would use to shape the behavior. Would you utilize punishment or reinforcement? Would fixed or variable outcomes play a role in your procedure?
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by gail

College Psychology
can some one explain it to me why life started in prenatal development??
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 by Mike

psychology
* Does life really start in prenatal development? * Who are the actual individuals involved in the prenatal stage of development?
Friday, July 17, 2015 by kim

Psychology
1)The Peabody Picture Vocabulary Test-Revised is used to Select one: a. determine a child’s reading level b. determine a deaf child’s understanding of words c. identify people with communication difficulties d. identify children who should skip a grade b 2)Which of ...
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 by Anonymous

Psychology
Which of the following factors will not affect how a person does on an IQ test? Select one: a. How much sleep he/she had the night before b. None of the above c. What kind of mood that person is in d. Whether that person had anything to eat that day I am thinking c.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 by Anonymous

Psychology
Sam’s I.Q. was 105 when he was tested at age nine. When he was thirteen, he was re-tested and his I.Q. was 120. Explain the increase in I.Q. using the concepts of trends/theories and socioeconomic factors.
Monday, July 13, 2015 by Anonymous

Psychology
Classical Conditioning. 2. Pat feels fear whenever she sees snow. Not too long ago, she got into a car accident on a snowy road. a. Name the unconditioned stimulus(US): Car accident b. Name the conditioned stimulus(CS): Seeing snow c. Name the unconditioned response(UR): Fear ...
Sunday, July 12, 2015 by Erica

Psychology
Classical Conditioning. 1)Terell feels ill every time he sees a Wendy's restaurant sign. Two weeks ago while on his lunch break, he went to Wendy's and ate a chicken sandwich. He was not aware that the chicken was spoiled. a. Name the Unconditioned Stimulus(US): ...
Sunday, July 12, 2015 by Erica

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