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Abnormal Psychology
A ____ refers to a group of symptoms that occur at together more often than by chance. A. Disorder B. Cluster C. Syndrome D. Condition I think its C.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 9:35pm

Psychology
What are some examples of self-monitoring techniques? What are some examples of self-managing techniques? NOTE: I just need some ideas.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 6:17pm

Abnormal Psychology
Someone who focuses narrowly on negative events for long periods of time has a A. negative attitude. C. negative focus. B. depressive manner. D. depressive ruminative style. I'm stuck between A&B!
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 5:12pm

psychology
__________ serve as the cytoskeleton of the brain. They support the function of neurons by insulating, repairing, and nourishing them.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 6:28pm

Psychology
What am I suppose write about when I am asked to describe my self-concept? Note: Do NOT just give a link to the definition. I know what it means already.
Monday, September 24, 2012 at 4:06pm

Physics Dingleberry
A friend working on a psychology experiment asks you for help with the design of a simple circuit. She needs an LC timing circuit in which the voltage on a fully charged capacitor drops to zero in 15s . She has a 20H inductor available, but doesn't know what value of ...
Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 4:43am

Abnormal Psychology
The single most powerful predictor of conduct problems in adolescence is A. early antisocial behavior. B. early antisocial behavior and involvement with deviant peers. C. early antisocial behavior and poor parenting. D. poor parenting and involvement with deviant peers. I put ...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:59pm

Abnormal Psychology
Behaviors such as fighting, destructiveness, and threatening others are referred to as _______ behaviors. A. aggressive C. externalizing B. delinquent D. externalizing and aggressive
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:46pm

Abnormal Psychology
The formal assignment of a clinical case to a DSM-IV-TR classification category is referred to as a/an _______ diagnosis. A. empirical C. proper B. taxonomic D. psychological
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:46pm

Abnormal Psychology
In comparison with youth on the life-course-persistent path, those on the adolescentlimited path A. display more extreme antisocial activity. B. are more likely to drop out of school. C. are often influenced by situational factors, such as their peers. D. have weaker family ties.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:46pm

Abnormal Psychology
_______ refers to the concept that the child’s behavior is both influenced by and influences the behavior of others. A. Coercion C. Reciprocal influence B. Attachment D. Influential factor
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:45pm

Abnormal Psychology
Which of the following is not true of the meta-analytic findings of research therapy with children? A. Changes achieved by children receiving treatment are greater than those for children not receiving treatment. B. Treatment effects are larger for problems that are ...
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 2:44pm

Psychology (or any science)
what would be an example of critical thinking?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 9:34pm

Psychology Help!!!
Can someone answer my questions in the psychology section, please?
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 1:15pm

psychology
individuals who use problem-focused coping will deal with a problem or stressor by
Monday, September 17, 2012 at 11:42am

psychology
Write a 350- to 700-word paper that explains which of Erikson’s eight stages of life you believe you are currently in. Explain why you think you are at that stage and describe that stage in your paper. What is the central question posed during that stage? How have you ...
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 8:38pm

PSY/310
How has early memory research concerning the growth of cognitive perspectives in psychology changed over the course of the 20th century? What are the reasons for this change?
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 7:13pm

psychology
Information that is chemically coded is transmitted from one neuron to another via neurotransmitters, terminal buttons, dendrites or axons?
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:16pm

psychology
Does the axon or terminal button transmits information to neighboring neuron? I am confused between the two because they both transmits information. Please provide link to your answer.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:08pm

psychology
Hormones that regulate the development and functioning of reproductive organs are called ________ hormones.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:08pm

psychology
Is the thalamus located lateral of the temporal cortex or rostral to the cerebellum? Please provide me a link.
Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 1:01pm

• psychology
• Discussion of factors that enhance or impede information flow in each step of the process in the human memory model
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 7:56pm

Psychology
Given your knowledge of dualism, choose the best interpretation of presence of dualism in this excerpt from an Emily Dickinson poem: The brain is wider than the sky, For, put them side by side, The one the other will include With ease, and you beside. A.The poem suggests that ...
Friday, September 14, 2012 at 11:16am

word power
17. Psyche, the Greek root of "psychology" and "psychosis" means A. diseased condition. [B. mind or spirit.] C. medical healing. D. mystical healing.
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 12:06pm

Psychology
Where are selfish impulses? Examples of social conscience?
Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 11:23am

psychology
Aresearcher is studying people of normal weight and obese individuals.She wants to know how the time of day affects hunger feelings in these two groups. when, during the experiment, the researcher looks at her watch, she has introduced what into the research study?
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 7:54pm

psychology
when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station,as he entered the street onto the campus, he turned the radio up due to the increased background noise in the car. entering the highway, he again increased the volume until he ...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 10:26am

Psychology
Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology *C-social psychology...
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at 10:05am

Psychology
Where are selfish impulses? Examples of social conscience?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 10:54pm

Psychology
How do you think your psyche has evolved to meet the challenges of your society and culture in this time and place? Can some give me some examples so that I can get an idea?
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 8:29pm

Psychology
Need help double checking these tricky psychology questions. I put an asterix (*)next to my answers, Thanks! Which of the following fields is the best example of psychology as a basic science? A-Educational psychology B-industrial organizational psychology *C-social psychology...
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 3:19pm

psychology
I am writing a paper for my psychology class. the paper must be written in APA format. can you explain the basics for APA format?
Monday, September 10, 2012 at 9:08pm

Psychology
1: Sarah is crying in her counselor's office. Which goal of psychology does this represent?
Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 11:11pm

statistics
4. Suppose you administered an anxiety test to a large sample of people and obtained normally distributed scores with a mean of 45 and standard deviation of 4. Do not use web-calculator to answer the following questions. Instead, you need to use the Z distribution table in ...
Monday, September 3, 2012 at 8:55pm

math
A college offers nine different psychology courses,four different history course,thirteen different math course,and five different business courses. If a student is required to take one course in each of those four subjects,how many different ways are there for the student to ...
Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 11:45am

psychology
If the mean score on a one mile running test was 14 minutes and the standard deviation was 1 minute what percentage of subjects ran the mile in 15 minutes or less
Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 3:17pm

psychology
why would apa format help me in college?
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 7:00pm

Statistiscs
Students in the psychology department consume an average of 5 cups of coffee per day with a standard deviation of 1.75 cups. The number of cups of coffee consumed is normally distributed. • What proportion of students consume an amount equal to or less than 6 cups a day...
Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 2:13pm

psychology
As discussed in your text, the Implicit Association Test (IAT) A. is based on a culture-free questionnaire. B. has revealed that most people aren’t prejudiced. C. requires subjects to react to a series of black and white faces. D. requires people to openly express and ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 7:18pm

psychology
Aggressiveness builds up in people because of human nature. It can be safely expressed before it reaches a “boiling point” through the catharsis offered by aggressive sports and games. These kinds of ideas are associated with A. instinct approaches to aggression. B...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:56pm

Psychology
Two psychology students are in a heated discussion about the nature of prejudice. Mavis insists that that when people get their identity from membership in a political action group, they will generally express ethnocentrism. Martin argues that with or without ethnocentrism, ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:40pm

psychology
Two psychology students are in a heated discussion about the nature of prejudice. Mavis insists that that when people get their identity from membership in a political action group, they will generally express ethnocentrism. Martin argues that with or without ethnocentrism, ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:23pm

psychology
Jason and Julia are preparing for a quiz in Psychology 101. Jason recites four reasons for seeking out a social support network. Julia, who has top grades in the class, gives her nod of approval to all but one of Jason's list. Which one is she most likely to reject? A. ...
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:19pm

psychology
-In respect to the foundations of prejudice, social identity theory is associated with the concept of A. modern racism. C. ethnocentrism. B. self-fulfilling prophecy. D. stereotypical discrimination.
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:10pm

psychology
particular factors encourage people to be drawn into liking one another. in this context the reciprocity of liking effect is primarily associted with? a.) exposure b.)propinquilty c.) similarity d.) physical attractiveness
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 12:56pm

psychology
particular factors encourage people to be drawn into liking one another. in this context the reciprocity of liking effect is primarily associted with? a.) exposure b.)propinquilty c.) similarity d.) physical attractiveness
Monday, August 27, 2012 at 1:06am

psychology
explain any five exceptions to learning
Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 5:15am

psychology
what were the major contributions made by Donald Hebb to the field of learning and psychology? All I can find is that he wrote a book
Friday, August 24, 2012 at 10:27pm

General Psychology
In considering the importance of culture to ethics please help me answer the below questions: 1. Are some cultures more moral than others? Please give examples and explain your position. Can you describe a moral standard that is at variance with your own ethical system? 2. Are...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 5:38pm

General Psychology
1. Do you believe that people have an unconscious mind? If so, how does it affect thoughts, feelings, and behavior? 2) Have you ever changed a strongly held attitude? What caused the change for you? 3) Do you believe that you are free of prejudice? After reading this chapter, ...
Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at 11:19am

Psychology
One common aspect of among dissociative disorder is:
Monday, August 20, 2012 at 11:17am

Psychology
The authors of your textbook describe the American emphasis on 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 ...
Sunday, August 19, 2012 at 12:05am

psychology
1)As a volunteer subject in a sleep research lab, Conrad is routinely awakened each time he shows physiological signs of entering REM sleep. As a result, we would not be surprised to discover that, during Session 19, when Conrad is left undisturbed all night, A. The content of...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 6:13pm

psychology
1)As a volunteer subject in a sleep research lab, Conrad is routinely awakened each time he shows physiological signs of entering REM sleep. As a result, we would not be surprised to discover that, during Session 19, when Conrad is left undisturbed all night, A. The content of...
Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 5:17pm

psychology
what are factors that enchane or impede information flow in each step of the process of human memory
Friday, August 17, 2012 at 12:50am

english
The Electronic Reserve Reading for this week, “Bare Bones Guide to Good Introductions,” states that an effective introduction must “make use of psychology” (page 20). What do you think the author meant?
Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 8:28pm

psychology
Identify intervention strategies to deal with burnout
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 8:57pm

statistics
Faculty in the psychology department at APUS consume an average of 5 cups of coffee per day with a standard deviation of 1.5. The distribution is normal. How many cups of coffee would an individual at the 25th percentile drink per day? A. 4 B. 5 C. 6 D. 7
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 12:35pm

statistics
In a psychology class of 100 students, test scores are normally distributed with a mean of 80 and a standard deviation of 5. Approximately what percentage of students have scores between 70 and 90? A. 68% B. 80% C. 95% D. 99%
Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 12:34pm

psy202
the training of animals (like teaching dogs to open doors for the disabled) use what principles of psychology
Monday, August 13, 2012 at 1:48am

psychology
After watching golf on TV several times with her father, 7-year-old Michelle learned how to swing a club even before she actually had one in her hands. What kind of learning took place?
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 6:16pm

Psychology
I do not watch T.V. much, so I do not know many T.V. personalities. I need one for each theory relevant to Freud, Rogers, and Jung. Can you help me find three T.V. characters? I need ASAP please.
Sunday, August 12, 2012 at 12:11pm

(math) statistic
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
Friday, August 10, 2012 at 2:32am

Psychology
Describe in detail, the two methods of language acquisition?
Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 4:52pm

Psychology
what are some factors that strongly and weakly correlated with creativity?
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 9:30pm

Psychology
The basic assumption shared by trait theorists is that Answers.... the unconscious mind is the underlying source of our traits. an individual's traits are consistent across different situations. people possess the traits to the same degree but differ in how they choose to...
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:51pm

Psychology
Behavioural geneticists and evolutionary psychologists emphasize _______________. Answers environmental influence on development the role of personality in development the significance of hereditary factors in development the importance of parenting skills in development
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:39pm

Psychology
Research suggests that the _____ child care centers is the critical factor that determines whether or not children benefit from out of home child care. 1) quality of 2) geographic location of? 3) gender ratio of children in? 4) racial composition of children in?
Wednesday, August 1, 2012 at 8:35pm

writing
Im speech and psychology this semester in college. I will like to know if there is any websites that can help me with writing a good paper. Thank you in advance!
Monday, July 30, 2012 at 7:55am

psychology
what is all the components of scientific method in psychology? i got hypothesis, dependent ans independent, and the question is does television increase aggression? how to put it in the dependent and independent variable?? and how to set everything up? I need help. thank you, ...
Monday, July 23, 2012 at 10:17pm

Psychology
What steps can I take to ensure that I remain an ethical and honest student?
Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 2:08pm

Psychology
How would the researcher randomly select files? (What does the process look like?)
Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at 5:32pm

Psychology
The facial-feedback hypothesis tells us that? A. smiling makes a person feel better. b. facial expressions are of little importance in communicating. c. we can tell how a person is feeling by his or her facial expression. d. smiling is often a cover-up for emotional disorders...
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 8:04am

psychology
Is realization (any kind) always a good feeling? If not, can you give examples where it's not? Thank you in advance.
Monday, July 16, 2012 at 5:56am

psychology
how effective is classical conditioning in the long tem
Sunday, July 15, 2012 at 7:27pm

psychology
. Louis discovers that the experiences he has in his developmental psychology class help him to deal with the children he works with at a daycare center. This relationship is best described by Bronfenbrenner's notion of
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 1:33am

Psychology
in their book The Bell Curve,Murry and Herrnstein supported their claim of intelligence differences between races as attributable to:
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:30am

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 a.m.in order for her to arrive at school by 8:30 a.m....
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 9:42am

Psychology
One attribute that the Stanford-Binet,WAIS-III,and WISC-IV have in common is that they are all:
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 8:40am

Psychology
The entire class was in an uproar.The teaching assistant had proctored the exam while the professor was attending a conference,and the test seemed unrelated to the chapters that they had studied.The students'complaints are based on the test's lack of:
Monday, July 9, 2012 at 8:03am

psychology
the research of solomon asch revealed that: A. participants in the study conformed to the erroneous group respose in one-half of the trials. B. All participants in the study conformed to the erroneous group response in each trial. C. Participants in the study conformed to the ...
Friday, July 6, 2012 at 8:35am

Psychology
Based on the theory of multible intelligences by Gardner,most people exhibit:
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 11:32am

Psychology
"How are a cat and dog alike" Ananswer to this question requires:
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 11:18am

Psychology
The thought processes that underlie learning:
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 9:19am

Psychology
Although someone who is hypnotized may be complaint and susceptible to suggestion,it is clear that
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 9:15am

Psychology
As a scientist,Carl is concerned with the intensity of lights in the modern human environment.In his research project,Group A consists of volunteers who have agreed to sleep each night for a week with a 150 watt light bulb hanging over their bed.Group C will sleep in their ...
Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 9:09am

psychology
Your friend James would like to stop biting his nails. A therapist suggests applying a topical ointment that will make nail biting an unpleasant experience, in a way, punishing James for his behavior. The therapist is using a _______________ perspective
Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 6:59am

psychology
Hello, I have to do a method section for a paper and need to know what I would put down for measurement and procedure section. like an example its on 500 college women and 500 college men participating in a study. thanks
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 11:49pm

Psychology
Dr.Gillian explained that research has identified over 25,0000genes that are responsible for the genetic information that progresses from generation to ceneration.These genes are:
Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 2:14pm

Psychology
Four weeks from from conception,cell division:
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 2:20pm

Psychology
The fertilized egg is called a/an
Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at 1:18pm

psychology 240
Factors that Determine What, When, and How Much We Eat, in the text, does your personal experience support these concepts? Why or why not? Provide examples
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 1:00pm

psychology
Write a paper that describes the character’s personality in terms of the Big Five personality traits.
Monday, June 25, 2012 at 12:45am

Psychology And Your Life
I am trying to construct a sentence using Maslow's theory on Physiological Needs. It can be personal or hypothetical.
Saturday, June 23, 2012 at 10:39am

psychology
to gain acceptance,a hypothesis must be.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 7:28pm

Psychology
Often called the "father of modern psychology",Wilhelm Wundt painstakingly examined the small pieces of behavior.He was not interested in personality mental disorders.He did study the cognitive elements of:
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 5:24pm

Psychology
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 ...
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 5:18pm

Psychology
Psychologists who believe in are most likely to attempt to understand diversity in ethnic background as an influence on behavior.
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 5:09pm

Psychology
Humanism denies the role of determinism,but elevates the role of:
Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 5:02pm

psychology
In aversive conditioning, therapists attempt to reduce undesirable behaviors using which method?
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 11:14pm

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