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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

psychology
why should the DSM-IV-TR need both categories of Dissociative Amnesia and Dissociative Fugue
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 7:18pm

Educational psychology
Explean the chinese proverb "I hear and I forget;I see and I remember;I do and I understand",from instructional materials and active learning dimensions.
Monday, June 18, 2012 at 9:52am

Psychology
If the prototype is a block or ball, would the concept be construction or a toy?
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 6:36pm

PSYchology
What does it mean to describe psychology as a profession?
Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 2:46pm

psychology
Hello, where can I look to find the answer for how are research methods Godly?
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 6:52pm

Psychology of Learning
Olds and Milner (1954) performed experiments on rats to determine:
Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 4:07pm

psychology
In Psychology, it is a well-known fact that one can change oneself through positive self-affirmation & visualisation .It is believed that the self-affirmations to the subconscious mind is best done in an “already achieved mode”. For example, a student who is weak in ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 6:34am

islam
One of the important teachings of Islam is to be truthful. It is no doubt relevant when dealing with people/society. However does it apply equally in the realm of our psychology & subsconscious mind? In Psychology, it is a well known fact that one can change oneself through ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 6:33am

moral
the islamic syariah deals with the Zahir/apparent aspect of the human behaviour when making the rulings and does not question what is in the heart. However, it is fact human psychology has a lot to do with the unconscious and subconscious mind. What is deep inside the mind ...
Friday, June 1, 2012 at 6:32am

Theory and reserch in child development
During the middle of the twentieth century, North America psychology was dominated by
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 3:17pm

child psychology
Issues and Debates: Early vs Late learning What experiences are most important in development; those that occur early in life or later in development? Have any of you had experience more recently that have been influential in your development?
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 11:48am

Introduction to Psychology
young adults in their early twenties spend
Thursday, May 31, 2012 at 2:25am

Introduction to Psychology
information that comes to a neuron muct arrive through its
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 4:55pm

Introduction to Psychology
Alexander, a fifth- grade teacher, believes that Kimberly's behavior is a result of poor parenting, The school concerned with her inability to focus, attend to directions, and recall information from the previous day or events from earlier in the day.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 11:37am

Introduction to Psychology
Behavioral and Psychodynamic perspectives differ in that the former emphasizes the ______ while the latter focuses on _____.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 10:21am

Introduction to Psychology
Dr. Hall believes that thought processes determine behavior.She encourages her patient to examine the way he looks at problems and solves problems. They look for successful and unsuccessful evaluations and strategies.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at 10:02am

psychology
1.Identify a typical developmental milestone for a person at a specific stage and explain how achievement of this milestone might be impacted by genetics and environment.
Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 1:02pm

psychology
subjects were asked to break down into its basic elements the immediate experience of tasting an apple. This approach was used in the?
Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 9:59pm

Psychology
Creative thinking tends to be: Divergent Convergent Functional fixedness Dependent on algorithms
Monday, May 21, 2012 at 12:44pm

Psychology
What are the correct answers for questions 1 and 2 1. A reward used to predict varied behaviours is referred to as having a) generalizability.(<my choice) b) transituationality. e) variability. d) uniformity. 2. Providing a reward based on the number of cars sold every ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 10:25pm

Psychology
Please check my practice test 1. What are some self-control principles that you as a college student could use to increase the amount of time you spend studying with success? a) Find a quiet spot to work with minimal disturbance and set a modest target for how long you will ...
Sunday, May 20, 2012 at 8:02pm

Psychology
I need my 10 quiz questions check for correctness. Thank you! 1. An asymptote is: a) a decrease in the strength of the conditioned response. b) an increase in the strength of the conditioned response. c) stability in the strength of the conditioned response. <(This is my ...
Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 12:11pm

Psychology
Alexander, a fifth grade teacher, believes that Kimberly's behvior is a result of poor parenting. The school counselor is concerned with her inability to focus, attendto directions, and recall information from the prevous day or events from earlier in the day. Alexander ...
Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 6:20am

psychology
Based upon your readings from the course materials and your own independent research, discuss three research findings related to development from conception to 2 years of age. Relate these findings to any topic in Chapter 2's reading. These topics include culture ...
Thursday, May 10, 2012 at 7:53pm

Psychology
What is an example of Defense mechanisms?
Wednesday, May 9, 2012 at 1:18am

psychology
Uncle Billy fell asleep in front of the television again. Five minutes later a noise from the kitchen awakened him. He sat up looking a bit dazed and explained, "I was having something like a dream. I saw my first bicycle, Old Blue, just as bright and shiny as it was when...
Monday, May 7, 2012 at 6:02pm

psychology Help
How did Erik Erikson progress through the hierarchy of needs difined in Maslows theory. So for physiological needs-These include the most basic needs that are vital to survival, such as the need for water, air, food, and sleep. How/what would be an example of Eriks process in ...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:26pm

psychology
What motivated Erik Erikson to achieve in life? Would his own personal experiences in life be considered a motivation? Example: Changing his last name to make his own identity, his 8 phychosocial stages...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 2:05pm

Psychology
Is Maslow's hierarchy universal? Do you see it applicable in other cultures? After reading/researching Maslow's theory of motivation we all share a compelling need to "move up", to improve ourselves, and than we become self-actualized. So to me this would not...
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 11:03am

psychology
the term "insanity" is used
Saturday, May 5, 2012 at 9:02pm

Psychology
Please check my answers and let me know if they are right or wrong. 1. Behaviorism as a means of studying the mind emerged due to the limitations of Introspection. Behaviorists examine: >subjective behavior. >covert behavior. >overt behavior.x (My Choice) >...
Friday, May 4, 2012 at 10:01pm

abnormal child psychology
someone who focuses narrowly on negative events for long periods of a time has. A-negative attitude. B-depressive manner. C-negative focus. D-depressive ruminative style.
Thursday, May 3, 2012 at 2:10pm

Psychology
What is a criticism of the Klinesmith et al (2006) study
Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at 12:38pm

Psychology Statistics
What raw score marks the cut off score for the children in the 30th percentile (in the bottome 30%) in need of special assistance prior to attending school? Mean is 30.9, SD = 2.08, N= 20
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 at 2:54pm

(Psychology)
Can someone rephrase this!?!?!? Discuss the biological consequences of stress as outlined by psychoneuroimmunologists.
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 9:02pm

psychology
Discuss the biological consequences of stress as outlined by psychoneuroimmunologists. thank you
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 12:26am

psychology
Can the expression on your face produce the emotion which you would like to experience? Explain. ------ I believe that expression on ourface produce the emotion which we would like to experence. right? even though we are sad inside we tend to be happy. and what is the reason ...
Sunday, April 29, 2012 at 12:08am

psychology (Ms.Sue)
Thank you Ms.Sue for answering my last question. I have one another question that I has hard time understanding.... "the circumstances that may contributto the development of this condition." I have no idea what she is asking. This is the question, "Describe the...
Saturday, April 28, 2012 at 3:55am

psychology
I am sorry. I do not understand this question. It has been only an year since I came to America and I have hard time understanding teacher and textbook. THis is the question for my homework but I do not know the right answer to this. Thank you everyone. Lisa has just given ...
Friday, April 27, 2012 at 6:19pm

psychology
How is the experience of emotion related to engaging in health-promoting behaviors such as exercising and recreational sports? a) Negative emotion increases health-promoting behaviors. b) Positive emotion increases health-promoting behaviors c) Positive and negative emotions ...
Thursday, April 26, 2012 at 3:19pm

psychology
Goals that are short-term, specific and challenging lead to? greater achievement. better attribution. increased internal attributions. increased external attributions. =================== can someone help me answer this? thank you!
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 6:54pm

psychology
Barry knew Alice was tired, but he was surprised that the argument between their three-year-old twin boys did not awaken her.She had not been asleep very long and occasionally changed her position, but did not wake.Alice is probably in
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 at 6:30pm

psychology
compare and contrast positive psychology with behaviorism. How do they differ? What would be the viewpoint of a behaviorist on the concepts of choice, change, and control?
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 1:29am

psychology
compare and contrast positive psychology with behaviorism. How do they differ? What would be the viewpoint of a behaviorist on the concepts of choice, change, and control?
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 1:25am

psychology
compare and contrast positive psychology with behaviorism. How do they differ? What would be the viewpoint of a behaviorist on the concepts of choice, change, and control?
Monday, April 23, 2012 at 1:16am

PSYCHOLOGY
Will someone please point me in the right direction. How would you select survey takers? i have completed the survey for organizational motivation. I have also decided on the population of those who will be surveyed. Thank You-
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 1:13pm

Psychology
Forty-five-year-old Guy is in his midlife transition. According to Carl Jung, Guy should be in the process of accomplishing which two difficult tasks? eventual death his family assertively A. Giving up his image of youth and acknowledging his B. Becoming more extroverted and ...
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 1:08pm

PSYCHOLOGY
Will someone please point me in the right direction. How would you select survey takers? i have completed the survey for organizational motivation. I have also decided on the population of those who will be surveyed. Thank You-
Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 1:48am

psychology
humanistic therapy acknowledge unconscious forces and --- as a source of personal difficulties environment negative thoughts genetics psychosis please help
Monday, April 16, 2012 at 10:31pm

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