Tuesday
July 22, 2014

Homework Help: Social Studies: Psychology

Recent Homework Questions About Psychology

Post a New Question | Current Questions

psychology
hello, can you help me try to find research for sigmund freud unconscious mind thank you
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 7:21pm

Psychology
what is the study called where the same people are tested repeatedly at different ages?
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 11:13am

psychology
what is the study called where the same people are tested repeatedly at different ages?
Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 11:54pm

psychology
why might recent research have indicated an increase in the total number of cases os alzheimer's disease in the past few yearss
Monday, December 3, 2012 at 10:48pm

Psychology
What test do I use for a longitudinal study-with a follow-up for every year
Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 1:29pm

psychology -statistics
why can we use the same multiple comparison procedures for between subjects, repeated measures, and mixed designs without changing the formulas
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 11:57pm

psychology
Dr. Skinner is a behaviorist. Your co-worker, Terry, asks the good doctor why Baby Herbie gives a happy yell, smacks his lips, and grins every time Terry opens the cookie jar. Dr. Skinner is most likely to answer that Herbie: A is in the oral stage and is naturally stimulated ...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 8:20pm

psychology
Myelination of your brain began before you were born and will continue in a part of your brain until you are at least 70 years old. Because of this process: A your brain cells will not be pruned back and die, so you will learn more. B you will retain the 27 reflexes you were ...
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 8:19pm

Adult Development and life Assesment
The training of animals (like teaching dogs to open doors for the disabled) uses principles of psychology. 1. cogntive 2. analytic 3. social 4. behavioral I think it's behavioral
Friday, November 30, 2012 at 2:12pm

Psychology
what is the opposite of background stressor?
Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 12:54pm

psychology
Can you give examples perhaps in a work setting or even in society on contrasting differences between a dominat culture and subclulture?
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 12:53pm

Psychology
I need to do a presentation on gender development. We're supposed to have an activity that presents the topic or ties into the topic. I have searched the internet, but have not come up with anything for gender development specifically. Does anyone have any ideas?
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 11:49pm

abnormal psych
# 1.44 (1 pts.) Dr. Green is an admitting psychologist at a psychiatric hospital. Unfortunately, every client she interviews receives the diagnosis of schizophrenia. Dr. Green's diagnostic system ignores A) reliability. B) variance. C) base rates. D) treatment potential...
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at 1:11pm

psychology
Hi I have 2 questions i am searching for the proper answer on and it keep finding conflicting information> 1) Psychologist who believe in ___ are most likely to attempt to understand diversity in ethnic background as an influence on behavior: individual differences free ...
Monday, November 26, 2012 at 2:50pm

Statistics on Psychology
Hi there, I was looking for any assistance or help on how I would go about starting this assignment? Having difficulty understanding it. Thank you in advance. "A stats instructor is interested in investigating time of day his lectures were held on student' test scores...
Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 7:01pm

literature
The Electronic Reserve Reading for this week, “Bare Bones Guide to Good Introductions,” states that an effective introduction must “make use of psychology” (p 20). · What do you think the author meant
Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 1:23am

introduction to psychology
Flashcard sets with a 'rewards' term meaning 'people do not always demonstrate the behaviors that they observe. according to albert bandura, a social cognitive psychologist, what is the key to demonstrating observed behaviors?'
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 4:33pm

Psychology
Janet has been attending Killian High School for three years. At the beginning of her senior year, she enrolled in Ms. Brosham's English class. She heard from her two older siblings that Ms. Brosham was a hard-nosed, crusty teacher who did not tolerate uncertainty. After a...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 4:29pm

Pschology
A developing field in psychology is called Positive Psychology. It is exploring ways to help people become happier and productive in life. Describe the field of positive psychology and provide your critique of this particular field. What does the research suggest on the value ...
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 1:22pm

understanding psychology
What happens four weeks from conception and cell division?
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:06am

Psychology
What country has the best system for dealing with mental health issues?
Monday, November 19, 2012 at 9:05pm

Psychology
A psychologist is performing an experiment involving a controlled group and an experimental group. With the experimental group, the psychologist is giving a placebo and labeling it as caffeine pill. The control group receives a caffeine pill, which is noted as such. Which of ...
Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 9:55pm

Psychology
the spillover effect is best explained in terms of the?
Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 9:53pm

psychology and the pursuit of happiness
Write a 700- to 900-word paper explaining the cultural and historical factors that contribute to this perspective. Contrast the traditional American perspective on happiness with the traditional Asian perspective on happiness. Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 6:56pm

psychology
Terry often gets lost when driving places. It seems he just can't understand maps and often confuses north with south. Terry is probably weak in which type of intelligence? a)linguistic b)kinesthetic c)logical d)spatial Anthea is people smart. She is good at reading the ...
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:09pm

psychology
According to Gardner, a)a single general ability underlies all of our abilities to adapt to our environment. b)intelligence is a complex set of abilities made up of several distinct but related domains. c)intelligence cannot be measured by paper and pencil tests. d)...
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:08pm

psychology
Cross-cultural data find that when racial gaps exist in other cultures, it is the _____________________ groups that typically show lower scores. a) economically disadvantaged b) minority c) majority d) linguistically different
Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:06pm

Psychology
Algorithm are helpful in finding solutions to problems because although we may not understand them, they
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 1:10pm

Psychology
A heuristic can be very helpful in solving a problem because
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 1:07pm

Writing
I am doing a journal review paper for Psychology. What are the implications of this work (i.e. what light does it shed on the particular topic related to psychology)? I do not understand the question. What is it asking me to do? Can someone explain the question so I am can ...
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:28pm

Psychology
I am doing a journal review paper. What are the implications of this work (i.e. what light does it shed on the particular topic related to psychology)? I do not understand the question. What is it asking me to do?
Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 6:55pm

Psychology
Without education it can affect your life in many ways how???? besides not having a job
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 5:32pm

forensic psychology
explain how and why the ADA is relevant to forensic psychology professionals working in the police subspecialty in the screening and selection of police officers
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 5:08pm

Psychology
When people go without sleep for more than 24 hours in a row, how does their experience of sleepiness vary over time?
Monday, November 12, 2012 at 4:09pm

psychology
what is ETHICAL RELATIVISM
Saturday, November 10, 2012 at 2:08pm

Psychology
Your body's reaction to the stress you have been under for the past two weeks is that you have become more tired and now have a sore throat. What is this called? Object–relations theory Opponent–process theory Two–factory theory Type B behavior pattern ...
Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 9:55am

Psychology
While the blood flow that is used by the brain is redirected to the body, the brain does not get the necessary oxygen that it needs to think. Explain how this physiological process affects higher order thinking. Remember that the prefrontal lobe is most affected by the lack of...
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 10:43pm

Psychology
What kind of memory is involved in remembering how to tie shoes? Semantic Episodic Procedural Priming Prospective
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 10:17pm

Psychology
Your body's reaction to the stress you have been under for the past two weeks is that you have become more tired and now have a sore throat. What is this called? Object–relations theory Opponent–process theory Two–factory theory Type B behavior pattern ...
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 10:17pm

Psychology
Why did early Psychologists NOT focus on "the mind" it was too complex it was genetically determined it was largely unconscious it was unobservable it was environmentally determined
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 1:07pm

Psychology
In order to treat a specific phobia, this therapy would be best Antidepressant drugs Systematic desensitization Implosion therapy Psychoanalysis Aversion therapy
Monday, November 5, 2012 at 1:05pm

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?
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
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

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
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
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
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
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
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
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

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

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
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
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

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
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
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
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
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

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
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
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
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
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

Psychology
The impact of drug x on fertility rates in young women A.Potentially rendering young women unable to have children B.Potential birth defects if the women should become pregnant during the study C.Exposing young women to an untested drug D.There is no ethical dilemma I'm ...
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 7:50pm

Psychology
What is biological influences?
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:33pm

Psychology
What is biological influences?
Monday, October 15, 2012 at 11:17pm

psychology
Imagine that Rasmussen College has asked the psychology department to research the study habits of its students
Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 10:08pm

psychology
Can you help reccomend a good theorist and theory to type an 8 page report to find journal articles as well. I was thinking possibly Freud psychoanaylis theory or maslow hoistic dynamy theory thanks
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 7:12pm

Stats
On her first test in algebra, Mary earned a score of 75, and she made an 85 on her first psychology test. If the average score on the algebra test was a 68, with s=7, and the average on the psychology test was 91, with s=6, is Mary doing better in psychology or algebra. Why?
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 1:16am

psychology
1. I am using a measure of optimism in a research study. Describe two things you need to know to be sure that I have a reliable and valid measure of the construct of "optimism." 2. Describe evidence for one situational factor that has been shown to cause people to ...
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 8:36pm

psychology
Albert Ellis depicts the relationship between irrational belief and negative emotions through use of: A. A contingency contract B. dialectical theory C. The abc model D. Observational learning
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 7:26pm

PSYCHOLOGY
what are the apparent symptoms of anxiety in terms of physiological, behavioral, and cognitive indicator? if both a parent and a child experience anxiety in similar situations, how would you account for the influences of heredity, preparedness, and vicarious conditioning
Monday, October 1, 2012 at 2:24pm

Psychology
If you support the idea that physiological arousal and the experience of an associated emotion will occur simultaneously, you'll agree with the A. biological emotion-activation theory. B. James-Lange theory of emotion. C. Cannon-Bard theory of emotion. D. Schachter-Singer...
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:37am

Psychology
In Maslow's needs hierarchy, people whose need for _______ has been fulfilled are poised to ascend to the level of self-actualization. A. safety B. love and belongingness C. esteem D. achievement My answer is D am I correct?
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:36am

Psychology
Which statement about anorexia nervosa is true? A. Anorexics almost never starve to death, although they may die from other disorders. B. Sufferers are usually males between the ages of 12 and 40. C. People with this disorder may well be attractive and successful. D. ...
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:34am

Psychology
In Piaget's model of cognitive development, a child's tendency to view the world entirely from his or her own perspective is referred to as A. the sensorimotor stage. B. the concrete operational stage. C. egocentric thought. D. metacognition. My answer is A am I correct?
Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 2:32am

statistics
For a particular sample of 63 scores on a psychology exam, the following results were obtained. First quartile = 57 Third quartile = 72 Standard deviation = 9 Range = 52 Mean = 72 Median = 68 Mode = 70 Midrange = 57 Answer each of the following: I. What score was earned by ...
Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 8:35am

Psychology
If the concept is truck, the prototype might be: A. A ford pick up B. bulldozer C. An eighteen-wheeler D. Personnel carrier
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 9:34pm

Sociology/Psychology
I'm taking Sociology 1st semester and Psychology 2nd semester when I go to the 9th grade. I'm just curious but is there any topics (interesting ones) in Sociology and Psychology.
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 8:52pm

psychology
Should the criminal justice system put as much emphasis as it does on eyewitness testimony? What are some possible circumstances that could influence eyewitnesses to say they saw something they might not really have seen?
Friday, September 28, 2012 at 2:30am

psychology
Dr. Doolittle was often late for his daily psychology class, and his eager students decided they'd had enough. One day, the students put their waiting time and their knowledge of psychology to use by coming up with a plan to encourage the good doctor to be on time. The ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 9:23pm

psychology
In order to study the schools of children from poor families, Jonathan Kozol moved to several different U.S. cities and taught in their poorest schools. After doing this for a few years, he wrote a book about his findings. Kozol's work is an example of a/an __________ ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 8:47pm

psychology
Bronfenbrenner's bioecological theory is often explained by using a diagram that looks like a target with the individual in the bull's eye position. What is his point? A. The individual is a constant target for negative influences of a hostile environment. The bull'...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 7:11pm

education
During the middle of the twentieth century, North American psychology was dominated by A. evolutionary theory. C. neuroscience. B. cognitive development. D. behaviorism. 8. What is a major limitation of the psychophysiological method? A. Investigators can’t be sure that ...
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 6:32pm

Psychology
According to Erikson the first psychosocial crisis or conflict in life involves the:
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 10:01pm

child psychology
early childhood practitioners now know that in addition to cognitive factors there are social factors that impact school readiness. Describe at least two social factors that impact school readiness.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 at 2:36pm

Pages: <<Prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | Next>>

Post a New Question | Current Questions

Homework Help: Social Studies

Search
Members