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psychology
what are variable that influence memory? i do not need links i need detailed answers. this is not a linking website, its supposed to give answers.
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 11:01am

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please.
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 10:45am

psychology
what are variable that influence memory
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 10:41am

psychology
explain the decay theory
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 10:40am

psychology
explain the gestalt principle
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 10:39am

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior?
Saturday, November 5, 2011 at 10:35am

psychology
I need articles that show how music improves memory? My school's database is not working, so if anyone has links to specific websites (not Google-I know how to do that) it would be appreciated
Thursday, November 3, 2011 at 6:21pm

psychology
I need help to Compare and contrast Humanistic and Existential therapies.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 10:59pm

psychology
Time Remaining: 1. If the concept is truck, the prototype might be: (Points: 5) a Ford pick up. bulldozer. gravel eighteen wheeler. personnel carrier. 2. If the prototype is block or ball, the concept is: (Points: 5) construction. toy. child. play. 3. All major cities have a ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:45pm

psychology
The experimental rats were being raised in separate environments. One group lived in the traditional cage in a quiet, but well lighted room. They were supplied with plenty of food and water. The second group inhabited "Rat Disney Land." There were colorful toys, ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:40pm

psychology
One of the arguments against inherited racial differences in intelligence is based on data that shows: (Points: 5) a college education reduces the gap between the IQ scores of white and black races. nutrition reduces the gap. scores for black test takers improve as they mature...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:37pm

psychology
In their book The Bell Curve, Murray and Herrnstein supported their claim of intelligence differences between races as attributable to
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:28pm

psychology
Nisa has grown up in a small village in the foothills. There was no electricity and water had to be hand pumped. They seldom saw people from the "outside." When she entered school the bus had to pick her up at 6:30 am in order for her to arrive at school by 8:30 am. ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:24pm

psychology
Nisa has grown up in a small village in the foothills. There was no electricity and water had to be hand pumped. They seldom saw people from the "outside." When she entered school the bus had to pick her up at 6:30 am in order for her to arrive at school by 8:30 am. ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:17pm

psychology
The testing company has hired qualified people in the field to administer the new test bank to subjects of different ages and ethnic backgrounds. They need a sizable number of scores from inner city, urban, and country/small town subjects. Their goal is to gather sufficient ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:14pm

psychology
. One attribute that the Stanford-Binet, WAIS-III, and WISC-IV have in common is that they are all: (Points: 5) timed. written. administered individually. group tests.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 9:09pm

psychology
The use of the lateral prefrontal cortex during intelligence testing indicates that: (Points: 5) a global "workspace" exists in the brain. there is little neuroflexibility. the prefrontal cortex is the central receiving area for all incoming stimuli. there is no ...
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:43pm

psychology
. Based on the theory of multiple intelligences by Gardner most people exhibit: (Points: 5) intelligences which function in isolation. a single intelligence. one dominate intelligence. all eight intelligences in different degrees.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:34pm

psychology
"Who was the first vice president of the United States?" The correct answer to this question requires: (Points: 5) crystallized intelligence. intrapersonal intelligence. fluid intelligence. Eastern intelligence.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:28pm

psychology
dr. gibson has created a new energy drink which he hopes will also make a person smarter when testing his new drink what is the independent variable and what is the dependent variable?
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:22pm

psychology
How are a cat and a dog alike?" An answer to this question requires: (Points: 5) crystallized intelligence. intrapersonal intelligence. fluid intelligence. Eastern intelligence.
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 5:01pm

psychology
dr. gibson has created a new energy drink which he hopes will also make a person smarter when testing his new drink what is the independent variable and what is the dependent variable?
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 4:52pm

psychology
Both Albert's mother and father had dropped out of high school. His brother left school in the eighth grade. Based on the performance of his family members Albert does not expect that he will complete high school. He has developed a(n)
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 4:42pm

psy
How do the major schools of psychology impact our daily lives? What are two of the main points of your Week 1 Foundations of Psychology Paper that you can apply to your life? How will you apply these aspects of psychology in your personal and professional life?
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 2:17pm

Psychology
could some please help me to compare and contrast these two thrapeutic approaches=humanistic/existential and Cognitive behavior therapy
Wednesday, November 2, 2011 at 12:33am

Psychology
I need to design an experiment with an independent variable and 2 levels. I would like to experiment with whether people say something when someone removes an object from a bag. So far I have Independent Variable -Removal of Object from bag 1st level-removal of significant vs...
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 10:15pm

Psychology
hows does sociology relate to a man helping his handicapped wife on a daily basis?
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 2:33pm

PSYCHOLOGY
He is never going to change. He is set in his ways," the cliet complained. "Let's think about it. Does this hurt you or him?" the therapist is applying: I put the answer as (a) a cognitive treatment approach. Is this correct?
Sunday, October 30, 2011 at 2:07pm

Psychology
Kevin hates his job, his girl friend dropped him, and he had a headache this morning from staying up too late eating hamburgers and drinking beer by himself. He has decided to initiate a new attack today and take control of his life.He will fin a new job, forget the girlfriend...
Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 4:09pm

Psychology
It may be difficult to sooth a crying baby who needs to befed and changed with cuddling and toys. The strengthof the physical needs in this situation support: Would the answer be B- the incentive approach to motivation
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 3:36pm

abnormal psychology
I need a reputable scholary web site that well explain the theoretical perspectives in maladaptive behavior
Friday, October 28, 2011 at 12:28am

psychology
According to Piaget, egocentrism refers to?
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 7:26pm

university composition and communcation 1
The Electronic Reserve reading for this week, Bare Bones Guide to Good Introductions, " states that an effective introduction must "make use of psychology". What do you think the author meant.
Thursday, October 27, 2011 at 9:09am

Psychology
The research of Solomon Asch revealed that: a.participants in the study conformed to the erroneous group response in one-half of the trails. b.all participants in the study conformed to the erroneous group response in each trail. c.participants in the study conformed to the ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 3:05pm

Psychology
It may be difficult to sooth a crying baby who needs to be fed and changed with Cuddling and toys. The strength of the physical needs in this situation support: a.secondary drive approach theory b.the incentive approach to motivation c.Maslow’s hierarch of needs d.The ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 2:58pm

Psychology
disadvantage of group intelligence tests include that a. all test taker must wait until all registered individuals arrive b. proctors are often inconsistent and allow some test takers a longer time to respond or to take testing breaks c. some test taker talk to themselves and ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 2:52pm

Psychology
Teenage mothers who are accustomed to existing on hamburgers, French fries, and cokes need to consider the nutritional needs of the child. Research has shown that a poor diet can: a. restrict the development of eye and hair color. b. produce prenatal hearing loss. c. have ...
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 2:03pm

Psychology
What is a good article in a newspaper from Ontario, Canada that can be relatable in pyschology?
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 10:33pm

university of phoenix
How might social psychology be influenced by cultural factors from one society to another?
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 10:00pm

psychology
Message transmission at the end of the axon is dependent upon the functioning of the: a. terminal button. b. myelin sheath. c. dendrite. d. nucleus. is it B The neurobiologist explained to the students, "The neural system is very much like the wires connecting your T.V. ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 4:36pm

psychology
A team of psychology students would like to expose their classmates to an embarrassing experience in order to gather data for their term project. Their instructor has asked them to read the ethical guidelines published by the American Psychological Association. She wants them ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 4:16pm

psychology
A school psychologist is asked to help with a third grade student who is disrupting the class and causing the teacher to consider a change in professions. The psychologist interviews the parents, teachers, students, and student. She examines the reports of previous teachers, ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 4:11pm

psychology
Psychologists using information from old newspapers to study human behavior are engaging in: a. developmental research b. archival research c. naturalistic observation d. survey research is it B im confused 2. Kevin and Cheryl had completed their first day of naturalistic ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 3:30pm

psychology
A theory can be defined as: a. an attempt to test behavior and thought process b. an accurate description of problem solving behavior c. the basis for relationships among unorganized facts and principles d. the applications of scientific method through statistics i think its A
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 3:02pm

Psychology
1. cognitive psychology can best be described: a. the study of higher mental processes b. the therapeutic applications of critical thinking. c. the area of psychology which attempts to reduce judgmental thinking. d. a subspecialty of psychology based exclusively on observation...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 2:55pm

Psychology
Hypothesis Testing A researcher asks whether attending a private high school leads to higher or lower performance on a test of social skills when compared to students attending public schools. A sample of 100 students from a private school produces a mean score of 71.30. The ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2011 at 12:21am

psychology
1. psychologists who believe in _____ are most likely to attempt to understand diversity in ethnic background as an influence on behavior: a. individual differences b. free will c. determinism d. universal principles is it "A" 2. Dr. Hall believes that thought ...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 7:51pm

Psychology
1. Often called the "father of modern psychology." William Wundt painstakingly examined the small pieces of behavior. He was not interested in personality mental disorders. He did study the cognitive elements of: a. thinking, perception, and consciousness b. hearing...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 7:45pm

Psychology
1. Samantha is suffering from fatigue and sometimes cannot make herself get out of bed in the morning. She feels that the world is a sad, unhappy place and would like to be relieved of her existence. Dr. Powell and Samantha examine her feelings very closely and consider the ...
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 7:40pm

positive psychology /220
write a 200-300 word response explaining which strategies you could use to stregthen the relationship and describe how the relationship would be stregthen.
Monday, October 24, 2011 at 8:24am

psychology
what are some strategies could be used to strengthen a relationship
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 7:48pm

psychology
what strategies could be used to stregthen a relationshi[
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 7:15pm

Psychology
How is our behavior affected by others?
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 5:19pm

psychology
How does the group around us effect your behavior? And What are 5 ways people around us change our behavior whether we are paying attention or not?
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 5:01pm

psychology
Write a 700- to 1,050-word personal narrative that addresses the following questions: · How have you seen the purpose and meaning of your life evolve over the past 5 years? What events have led to this evolution? Describe how one of the theories from your text might ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 4:17pm

Psychology
If there is no conflict resolution in place, a career minded person must learn effective ways of resolving conflict in the workplace by becoming a better communicator and listening. These two steps are great preventive measures in conflict cases. Workers can also read ...
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 11:56am

Abnormal Psychology
Please check my answers. 1). Briefly describe each of the major theoretical perspectives in maladaptive behavior. (MY Answer) a. Biological= genetic, hereditary factors b. Psychodynamic=Freudian and psychosocial influences c. Behavioral=Social learning theories and role of ...
Saturday, October 22, 2011 at 10:00pm

statistics
A study of 40 psychology teachers showed that they spent, on average, 12.6 minutes correcting a student's final term paper. Find the 90 percent confidence interval of the mean time for all psychology teachers correcting final term papers when the deviation is 2.5.
Friday, October 21, 2011 at 2:55pm

Psychology
example of work smarter, not harder. I need one sentence of how this phrase could apply to launching internet search.
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 10:55pm

Psychology
If a negative correlation between two sets of scores is displayed as a scatterplot, the points are clustered in a pattern that Question 5 options: resembles a bell-shaped curve. extends from the lower left to the upper right of the plot. resembles a U-shaped curve. extends ...
Thursday, October 20, 2011 at 5:30pm

Can somehelp me with this ASAP plz?!?!?! Stats
For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 11:48pm

Stats
For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 at 7:56pm

Stats
For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 I. What score was earned by more students than any other ...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 9:42pm

Statistics: IQ Score (X) and Exam Score (Y)
Assuming that the regression equation for the relationship between IQ score and psychology exam score is Y' = 9+ 0.274X, what would you expect the psychology exam scores to be for the following individuals given their IQ exam scores? Individual Tim Tom Tina Tory IQ Score (...
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 3:30pm

psychology
describe cognitive neuroscience using an example.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 1:04pm

Psychology
How do the ideas of positive psychology differ from the traditional model of illness?
Tuesday, October 18, 2011 at 10:54am

Anthropology, sociology and psychology
How can communication shape human behavior? pls help
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 9:08pm

Stats
For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 87 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 51 Mean = 72 Median = 72 Mode = 98 Midrange = 57 Answer each of the following: I. What score was earned by ...
Monday, October 17, 2011 at 1:21am

psychology
Over an extended period of time, the same reactions that fight stress will: A) make the body more vulnerable to other stressors. B)gradually discontinue. C)increase one's energy level. D)become forms of positive stress. I read something about choice D but I´m not ...
Sunday, October 16, 2011 at 3:00pm

Psychology
Contribution of psycholoy to learning in primary schools?
Friday, October 14, 2011 at 8:49am

psychology
How do the ideas of positive psychology differ from the traditional model of illness?
Thursday, October 13, 2011 at 11:11am

psychology
what are the four goals of psychology and one example for each?
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 at 9:48pm

psychology
Researchers have found that, during childhood: A) girls' gender schemas are more rigid than boys' gender schemas. B)when boys play with girls, the boys lose status. C)boys like it when girls dress and behave like boys. D)girls express stronger preferences for feminine ...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 9:14pm

Psychology
Psychologists who believe in __________ are most likely to attempt to understand diversity in ethnic background as an influence on behavior. A) individual differences B) free will C) determinism D) universal principles I believe the answer is A) individual differences but im ...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 2:58pm

psychology
The observational learning approach states that stereotypes and prejudices are acquired through what? a)repressing of wants and needs excessively B)experiencing maturation of innate ideas C)watching and imitating a model’s behavior D)pairing conditioned and unconditioned ...
Monday, October 10, 2011 at 2:38pm

psychology
One common mistake made in a persuasive paper is taking one side to the extent that the writing becomes biased. How does a persuasive essay differ from a biased essay?
Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 11:06pm

psychology
Cannon-Bard view emotion as more than a response to physiological arousal. They suggest that... 1) the hippocampus and the spinal nerve produce emotion 2) both the cortex and the autonomic nervous system respond to the stimulus 3) emotion is the work of higher brain levels ...
Sunday, October 9, 2011 at 3:50pm

Psychology
When a student took her psychology quiz, she did badly on the essay question. Ealier, she had written a good practic essay on this concept. The failure of which memory process led to her poor essay performance? A) Encoding B) Retrieval C) Repression D) Storage I think the ...
Saturday, October 8, 2011 at 8:46am

psychology
. Which of the following is not an early school of psychology? (Points : 1) behaviorism voluntarism nativism functionalism
Friday, October 7, 2011 at 12:20pm

Psychology
Do know of any scholarly websites that discusses confronting a difficult coworkers who are chronic complainers?
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 10:54pm

Psychology
I have to examine at least two mental disorders and two mental illnesses from the perspective of psychology. Do you know of any sites that can help me with this. Thank you.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 at 4:11pm

psychology
In Pavlov's classical conditioning experiments, the neutral stimulus that comes to elicit a conditioned reponse is known as the: A) unconditioned stimulus B) conditioned stimulus C) reinforced stimulus D) unreinforced stimulus I believe the answer is A or B and am leaning ...
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at 2:38pm

IMPORTANT!!!! Psychology
For these hypothesis, I need to know... Determine what research goal is required determine whether you can use the experimental method decide how you would define your variables(using operational definitions) (1) A pregnant woman's diet affects the birth weight of the baby...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 10:44pm

Psychology
Which of the following statements describes the relationship between genes, chromosomes, and DNA? a. Genes, the basic unit of heredity, are located on chromosomes, which consist of strands of DNA b. Genes are composed of and DNA c. Chromosomes, the basic unit of heredity, ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:50pm

Psychology
For these hypothesis, I need to know... Determine what research goal is required determine whether you can use the experimental method decide how you would define your variables(using operational definitions) (1) A pregnant woman's diet affects the birth weight of the baby...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:45pm

Psychology
In Pavlov's classical conditioning experiments, the neutral stimulus that comes to elicit a conditioned reponse is known as the: A) unconditioned stimulus B) conditioned stimulus C) reinforced stimulus D) unreinforced stimulus I believe the answer is A or B and am leaning ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 9:25pm

psychology
thanks for your help
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 1:18pm

Psychology
Peter and Maria are adopting a child whose biological parents have low IQs. They want to know if this child, too, is likely to have a low IQ? Which of the following is the best response to their question? a. While IQ is heritable at least in part, environmental influnces can ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 8:58am

Psychology
Studies that have overcome methodological problems in examining intelligence scores for African- americans as compared to people of Anlo-Saxon descent revealed: a. that the test results were useless becxause racial prejudice invalidated them b. thst African Americans scored ...
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 8:50am

psychology
Janice smokes while she is pregnant with her son. He is more likely to have: a. a normal IQ b. a lower IQ c. a higher IQ d. an IQ below 90 I choose B, is this right?
Monday, October 3, 2011 at 8:45am

psychology
Thanks so much for your help PsyDag. God Bless!!!!
Sunday, October 2, 2011 at 3:09pm

psychology
A wealthy, married man in China is having an affair with a beautiful young woman, who seems primarily attracted to his financial status. At the same time, similar situations are occuring across other races and nations. Sociobiologists would say that: a. these behaviors are ...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:23pm

psychology
According to Noam Chomsky, language is primarily aquired through a. an innate module b. our parents correcting us c. imitating our parents d. trial and error I chose B Am I correct?
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:14pm

psychology
The sentences," lee gave the ball to LYNNE" and Lynne received the ball from Lee,"have the same: a. surface structure b. syntax c. surface and deep structures d. deep structures I chose A, is that right?
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:12pm

psychology
One way to explain why gene frequencies change is that individuals with traits that are adaptive in an environment will stay alive to reproduce. over generations their genes will become more common. This process describes: a. evolution b. natural selection c. sociobiology d. ...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:08pm

psychology
One reason that new traits keep arising is because of genes' ability to spontaneously: a. divide b. split c. multiply d. mutate I chose D, am I right?
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:03pm

psychology
Brad wonders if he will have a problem later in life with alcoholism. His father is an alcoholic and his great-grandfatheer had a problem holding a job due to his drinkng habits. After reading this lesson, Brad believes that a/an ______ study would give him the best ...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 3:00pm

psychology
within each gene, elements of DNA are arranged in a particuler order., forming a code that influences the synthesis of particular proteins. This code affects every aspect of the body, from its structure to the chemicals that keep it running. the above process desrcibes: a. ...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 2:56pm

Psychology
Nature of Traits: Interactionism: Observe a social gathering. Write a 200 to 300 word response to the following: What influence does culture have on personality? Do you see a person's reaction to something as separate from social experience or as a result social experience...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 12:38pm

Psychology
Nature of Traits: Interactionism: Observe a social gathering. Write a 200 to 300 word response to the following: What influence does culture have on personality? Do you see a person's reaction to something as separate from social experience or as a result social experience...
Friday, September 30, 2011 at 11:19am

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