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Psychology
"Stuck" would indicate that the person was fixed at a particular point.
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 11:23am

Psychology -- Check please?
Without further data, mercury is a chemical and the brain is an organ, so I would pick biological.
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 11:17am

Psychology -- Check please?
Studying the effects of mercury on the brain is this type of research Biological Cognitive Behavioral Humanistic Psychoanalytic I'm torn between cognitive and psychoanalytic, but am leaning towards cognitive...
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 10:00am

Psychology
Which of these brain abnormalities is associated with Schizophrenia? Enlarged, fluid filled areas of the brain correlated with shrunken cerebral tissue Damage to the medulla Abnormally high activity in the frontal lobe Increase in brain waves that reflect synchronized neural ...
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 9:52am

Psychology
Sigmund Freud explained that when an individual is unable to resolve a conflict at any stage in his development, he becomes "stuck" there and experiences anxiety. Which of these terms best fits? Fixation Repression Regression Sublimation Reaction formation
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 9:51am

Psychology -- Check please?
I agree.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 5:00pm

Psychology -- Check please?
I agree.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 5:00pm

Psychology -- Check please?
Gertie can feel roaches running over her feet even though they are not there. What is this called? a fixation a hallucination an illusion an eidetic image a phobia I would think that Gertie would be having some sort of a hallucination..
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 2:40pm

Psychology -- Check please?
According to Solomon Asch's study of conformity, which of these situations would not increase conformity? feeling insecure feeling you have reached your potential feeling impressed by a group's status feeling that others are watching you feeling that everyone else ...
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 2:38pm

Psychology
Rorschach's inkblot test is a projective test.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:30pm

Psychology
You and a friend are correct.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:27pm

Psychology
Nope. What does your assigned reading say?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:26pm

Psychology
I was thinking personality inventory
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:25pm

Psychology
I was thinking the last option (self-actualization needs) as "a friend" stated, but I wasn't totally sure. Aesthetic needs also sounded appealing.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:25pm

Psychology
last one
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:22pm

Psychology
I'll be glad to check your answer.
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:22pm

Psychology
What do you think?
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:22pm

Psychology
Dr. Thompson asks his patient to describe an inkblot. Which technique does he use? Trait/type Projective Forced choice Simulation Personality inventory
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:21pm

Psychology
Mrs. Smith has achieved her goals and is striving for personal fulfillment. According to Maslow, where is she on the hierarchy of needs? biological needs aesthetic needs physiological needs belonging needs self-actualization needs
Sunday, November 4, 2012 at 12:20pm

Organizational com
http://www.nvcc.edu/home/aeldridge/commu​nication/modalities/improving_relationsh​ips.htm http://psychology.about.com/od/personali​tydevelopment/a/emotionalintell.htm I'll be glad to critique your answer.
Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 7:52pm

psych
I don't like any of your choices. My IQ scores have varied by as much as 20 points. The major difference was me -- whether I was tired or had other things on my mind. This site explains the answer your teacher probably wants. http://psychology.about.com/od/researchm​...
Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 3:24pm

Psychology
Nice try, anonymous, but I would disagree. It is stimulus generalization. The response is generalized from one animal to the other.
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 3:03pm

Psychology
With intrinsic motivation, the act itself is reinforcing.
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 2:59pm

Psychology
Yep!
Friday, November 2, 2012 at 2:57pm

psychology
http://www.google.com/webhp?source=searc​h_app#hl=en&sugexp=les%3Bcqn%2Ccconf%3D1​.2%2Cmin_length%3D2%2Crate_low%3D0.035%2​Crate_high%3D0.035%2Csecond_pass%3Dfalse​%2Cnum_suggestions%3D2%2Cignore_bad_orig​query%3Dtrue&gs_nf=3&pq=mile%20yards&cp=&#...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 10:41pm

psychology
Hello, can you lead me to how I would search for peer reviewed journal articles on freud psychoanalysis peer reviewed thanks
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 10:28pm

Psychology
Since the gender schema applies to how children learn from culture, I would go with choice a.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 9:44pm

Psychology
Which statement best illustrates the idea that people adjust their behavior according to the gender schema theory? Choose one answer. a. Agnes tells her son that it is wrong to put makeup on his face and that boys don't wear dresses and skirts. b. Bart sees two doors in ...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 9:38pm

psych
Alfred Binet's work is associated with intelligence testing visual perception psychopathology comparative psychology classical conditioning
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 2:01pm

Psychology
An experiment
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:59pm

Psychology
Correlation
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:59pm

Psychology
To establish a cause and effect relationship, which should be used? Naturalistic observation An experiment A survey A test A case study Wouldn't you need to conduct an experiment..?
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:58pm

Psychology
To measure the relationship between age and cell phone use, a researcher should use a Correlation Central tendency A histogram Standard deviation A t test
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:57pm

Psychology
This would be behavioral psychotherapy. The emphasis is on conditioning and behavior.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:47pm

Psychology
This appears to be intrinsic motivation. She is motivated beyond the scope of requirement.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:46pm

Psychology
What approach to therapy would be used by a therapist who teaches a deaf child to sign "help" by rewarding him each time he makes the sign? Cognitive Biological Behavioral Psychodynamic Humanistic I'm torn between behavioral and cognitive.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:43pm

Psychology
Jennifer reads books recommended by her history teacher even though there is no grade given for reading them. Which of these applies? Functional fixedness Intrinsic motivation Inductive reasoning Incubation Heuristics
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:43pm

Psychology
This would be Second-order conditioning. The child was conditioned once with a hamster, and because of this experience applied what was learned to a NEW stimulus...the guinea pig.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:35pm

AP Psychology
This would be to prevent the spread of epileptic seizures. Preventing communication across hemispheres prevents erratic neuron firing to travel beyond the hemisphere it originally occurs in. This is only a partial treatment though and is done only in severe cases.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:31pm

Psychology
Which of the following would best explain a situation in which a small child is afraid of a guinea pig because he had a previously fearful experience with a hamster? Stimulus discrimination Second-order conditioning Stimulus generalization Sensory preconditioning Spontaneous ...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:29pm

Psychology
Which of these believe that a healthy child will choose what is good for his own growth? Humanistic Social learning theory Psychoanalytic Behavioral Psychodynamic
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:27pm

AP Psychology
Why would a neurosurgeon cut the corpus callosum and therefore disrupt left/ right brain hemisphere communication? reduce anxiety attacks and phobic reactions. prevent the spread of epileptic seizures. reduce the incidence of violent behaviors. treat schizophrenia. reduce mood...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 1:09pm

AP Psychology
Pharmacodynamics and central effects Chlorpromazine is a very effective antagonist of D2 dopamine receptors and similar receptors, such as D3 and D5. Unlike most other drugs of this genre, it also has a high affinity for D1 receptors. Blocking these receptors causes diminished...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 12:31pm

AP Psychology
Chlorpromazine is an antipsychotic drug that reduces paranoia and hallucinations by increasing involuntary muscle movements. reducing involuntary muscle movements. dampening responsiveness to irrelevant stimuli. decreasing the availability of norepinephrine. elevating arousal ...
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 11:33am

AP Psychology
C.
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 8:30pm

AP Psychology
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panic_disor​der
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 5:32pm

AP Psychology
In comparison to generalized anxiety disorder, panic disorder is characterized by periods of distress that are more intense and more prolonged. less intense and less prolonged. more intense and less prolonged. less intense and more prolonged. unwanted repetitive thoughts and/...
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 5:16pm

Psychology/ Human Growth
3, c
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 8:29pm

SCIENCE
Identify the primary biological foundations of psychology linked to behavior.
Monday, October 29, 2012 at 8:25pm

psychology
Study this site and see what you come up with. http://leo.stcloudstate.edu/acadwrite/th​esistatement.html You may also want to use this site. http://www.mpcfaculty.net/molly_may/thes​is_generator.html
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 8:45pm

psychology
Thesis Statement regarding the overall wellness of young children and the role an early education setting can play in a young child’s health and well-being.
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 8:38pm

DBU
The mean time to complete a psychology exam is 34 minutes with a standard deviation of 8 minutes. Assume the distribution is normal. Find the probability of a student taking less than 28 minutes.
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 8:32pm

Psychology
Obviously you are the only one who can answer these questions.
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 4:15pm

Psychology
Sources of stress do not automatically cause stress-related problems. Moderators of stress, which can include our personal strengths, might mean that we can have a healthier and more productive life in spite of life's challenges, or maybe even because of them. As the text ...
Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 3:53pm

psychology
I agree with Allyson. Good going, girl! However, if you want, you could reverse the positions of the Spanish and Italian and/or History and English.
Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 12:07am

psychology
The mean score for each question.Who came up with the psychosexual stages?
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 10:33pm

psychology
History, English, Spanish, Math, and then italian, that's the way I would do it. I wouldn't want to mix up the two language classes, and history and english go hand in hand, Math should be inbetween the two languages to not get confused.
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 8:02am

psychology
History, English, Spanish, Math, and then italian, that's the way I would do it. I wouldn't want to mix up the two language classes, and history and english go hand in hand, Math should be inbetween the two languages to not get confused.
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 8:01am

psychology
For finals week, you had to be prepared for exams in english,math,spanish,italian,and history. how should the sequence of study be arranged to minimize the possibility of interference
Friday, October 26, 2012 at 3:53am

psychology
1 instinct
Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 1:24pm

Abnormal Psychology
Although most anorexics do not binge and purge or use laxatives, some do. Likewise, I would agree with B. Anorexia People with anorexia have a real fear of weight gain and a distorted view of their body size and shape. As a result, they can't maintain a normal body weight...
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 5:15am

Abnormal Psychology
Since lack of sleep produces problems with thinking and decision making, I would pick B.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at 4:54am

Abnormal Psychology
C. is right.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:59pm

Abnormal Psychology
Sleep deprivation impairs functioning of the A. endocrine system. C. occipital lobe. B. prefrontal cortex. D. left temporal lobe. I put D
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:52pm

Abnormal Psychology
Oh wait I read this wrong it said not! lol So i think its c
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:46pm

Abnormal Psychology
You're welcome.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:45pm

Abnormal Psychology
Arousal parasomnias are typically not characterized by A. difficulty being aroused. B. mental confusion and disorientation when awakened. C. extreme reactivity to external stimuli. D. retrograde amnesia. B?
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:44pm

Abnormal Psychology
Thank you!
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:44pm

Abnormal Psychology
A. is correct.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:43pm

Abnormal Psychology
I disagree. http://www.inmp.it/index.php/eng/Scienti​fic-Publications/SCIENTIFIC-LECTURES/MAL​NUTRITION-AND-SKIN
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:43pm

Abnormal Psychology
I meant A
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:41pm

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following effects is least likely to occur when an individual is malnourished? A. A loss of circadian rhythm B. A decrease in the release of growth hormone C. Dermatological changes D. Lethargy, apathy, and depression C was my answer
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 8:36pm

Abnormal Psychology
Bulimia is similar to anorexia but differs in that bulimics tend to maintain a normal body weight. Therefore, I would say B.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:42pm

Abnormal Psychology
I would agree with Ms.Sue it could apply in some cases.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:22pm

Abnormal Psychology
I still think it's more likely to be B, although A applies in some cases.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:19pm

Abnormal Psychology
Yeah that was my first answer but then I read some more about how family influences play a role in eating disorders. It says this Accordingly,a teens eating disorder may be functional in that directs attention away from basic conflicts in the family to the teens more obvious ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:15pm

Abnormal Psychology
Probably it's B.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:09pm

Abnormal Psychology
For some teens, particularly girls, excessive efforts to control eating may be a misguided effort to A. punish parents. B. manage the stress and physical changes that confront them as they pass into adolescence. C. punish themselves. D. regress back to the oral stage of ...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 6:08pm

Abnormal Psychology
Though similar in their concerns about eating and gaining weight, individuals with bulimia differ from individuals with anorexia in that they _______, while those with anorexia don’t/aren’t. A. binge and purge B. are within 10% of their normal weight C. use laxatives...
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 3:20pm

Abnormal Psychology
It is C. Google "Down Syndrome and separation">
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 2:50pm

Abnormal Psychology
I think its A
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 1:34pm

Abnormal Psychology
In the “strange situation” attachment assessment technique, children with Down syndrome A. display significant distress upon separation. B. readily reach to strangers for comfort. C. show few distress signals despite an apparent need for contact with their caregivers...
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 1:30pm

statistics in psychology
Given a mean of 60, with a standard deviation of 12, and with a raw score of 75, find: (a) the z-score, (b) percentile rank, (c) t-score, (d) SAT score, and (e) stanine score. Discuss why there are so many kinds of standardized scores.
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 12:08pm

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison to children with autism, children with schizophrenia A. tend to be younger at diagnosis. B. show a more chronic and declining course. C. show similar social and language deficits. D. show less intellectual impairment. I think its C or D but mostly C.
Monday, October 22, 2012 at 11:58am

Abnormal Psychology
I would agree with C, especially with younger children.
Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 2:31pm

Abnormal Psychology
All of those choices may be used, depending upon the individual and his/her specific disability. If I had to choose one, though, I'd go with C.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 8:29pm

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following interventions would be least likely to be used with a child with a learning disorder? A. Implementation of behavioral reinforcement B. Prescribing of medications that help learning C. Teaching the child to monitor his or her own thought processes D. ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 8:08pm

Abnormal Psychology
I agree.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:44pm

Abnormal Psychology
Joint social attention refers to the ability to A. communicate with two people at the same time. B. coordinate one’s focus of attention on another person and an object of mutual interest. C. hold a conversation on two different topics. D. pay attention to the conversation...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:37pm

Abnormal Psychology
You're welcome.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:31pm

Abnormal Psychology
Okay! I'll go over it again in my text book to be sure! But I'm pretty sure its D! Thank you!
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:24pm

Abnormal Psychology
According to the article above, you're right. However, I've also known experts to claim that young children have trouble visually processing the shapes of letters. My brother was mildly dyslexic. When he was 5 or 6 he carved his name in a wooden door -- in what looks ...
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:22pm

Abnormal Psychology
I think its D now
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:15pm

Abnormal Psychology
I disagree. Does your text book author state that? http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth​/PMH0002379/
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:05pm

Abnormal Psychology
The most common underlying feature associated with reading disorders is A. associating new words with those in memory. B. visually processing the shapes of letters. C. interpreting the meaning of words. D. distinguishing or separating sounds in spoken words. I think its C.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 7:01pm

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison to children with autism, children with schizophrenia A. tend to be younger at diagnosis. B. show a more chronic and declining course. C. show similar social and language deficits. D. show less intellectual impairment.
Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 6:07pm

Social Psychology
http://www.persuasivelitigator.com/2011/​05/alpha-and-omega-strategies.html
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:26pm

Social Psychology
Can someone give me examples of some Alpha Strategies and Omega Strategies? Note:I just need to get some ideas. My textbook have 2 Tables by (Knowles & Linn, 2004) which did NOT help much.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 10:15am

Language Arts
http://psychology.about.com/od/apastyle/​a/apa-paper.htm
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:08pm

Psychology
The answer was A, oh, well....
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 8:15pm

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