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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

psychology
Which of the following best demonstrates the goal of congnitive therapy? I think therefore I am (maybe) A fool sees not the same tree that a wise man sees A musician must make music an artist must paint a poet must write if he is to be at peace with himself ( maybe) The ...
Friday, April 13, 2012 at 10:16pm

psychology
"If that wasn't illegal, then it wouldn't be against the law" may commit which fallacy?
Friday, April 13, 2012 at 2:36pm

psychology
ASa scientist, Carl is concerned with intensityof lights in the modern human evviroment. 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 B will sleep in total ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 10:09pm

psychology
In therapy, psychoanalysts try to trace unconscious factors that are the source of personal difficulty back to their historical source. Which of the following is an example of typical historical source that a psychoanalyst and his or her client might uncover during therapy? an...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 1:06pm

psychology
Which of the following is a technique that a psychoanalyst is most likely employ in treatment? medication to stabilize dopamine imbalances dream analysis (my answer) twin studies cognitive restructing
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 1:01pm

psychology
The idea of "lying on the couch" has come to be--- in modern society? praised feared admired ridiculed (my choice)
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 12:58pm

psychology
Part of the therapists role in psychoanalysis is to? I believe listen
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 12:56pm

psychology
Modern psychoanalysis is defined as A treatment that focuses on observable behavior A treatmet method for mild to moderate disorders that uses a process of patient discovery Demonstrating how unconscious factors affect a persons current relationships and patterns of behavior( ...
Thursday, April 12, 2012 at 12:55pm

psychology
What is the relationship between z-scores and percentages?
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 11:24pm

algebra
Participants in a psychology experiment were able to memorize an average of M words in t minutes, where M = −0.001t3 + 0.1t2. Use the following graph.Estimate the number of words memorized after 14 min. m 20 / 18 / 16 / 14 / 12 / 10 / 8 / 6 / 4 / 2/02468101214161820t
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 8:04pm

psychology
What is concepts of reliability and validity as they pertain to psychological testing? I have a test comming up and I am confused by the concepts of reliability and validity as they pertrain to psychological testing. Can someone explain this to me? thank you!
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 4:19pm

psychology
Evaluate effectiveness of goal setting and drive theories in explaining behaviors
Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 1:04pm

psychology
Mike waits until the night before his big exam to start studying. He maintains that last minute cramming keeps the information fresh in his memory. What does connectionist network research tell us about the effectiveness of cramming? a)It is very effective because the ...
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 8:36am

Psychology
Which of the following was not raised as a criticism of the James-Lange theory of emotion? Question 1 options: The body's responses are too similar to trigger the various emotions. Emotional reactions occur before the body's responses can take place. The cognitive ...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 at 9:47pm

psychology
is it true that people who suffer from anterograde amnesia will recall past memories but not be able to make new ones?? or they lost the past and unable to make new memories??
Monday, April 2, 2012 at 9:25pm

Psychology im stuck
L. L. Thurstone identified seven clusters of primary mental abilities including word fluency, memory, and reasoning. He claimed that word fluency: Question 1 options: underlies all of our intelligent behaviors. is the most difficult mental ability to assess reliably. involves ...
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:41pm

Psychology
he heritability of intelligence refers to: Question 10 options: the extent to which an individual's intelligence is attributable to genetic factors. the percentage of variation in intelligence within a group that is attributable to genetic factors. the extent to which a ...
Friday, March 30, 2012 at 10:40pm

AP psychology
Regarding the impact of watching television violence on children, most researchers believe that: A. aggressive children simply prefer violent programs. B. television simply reflects, rather than contributes to, violent social trends. C. watching violence on television leads to...
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 8:25pm

Psychology
Your brain has instructed your muscles to move so an oncoming vehicle. What division of your nervous system carried the information to your muscles? Answer A. sympathetic nervous system B. somatic nervous system C. autonomic nervous system D. parasympathetic nervous system
Wednesday, March 28, 2012 at 5:18pm

Stats for Psychology
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Tuesday, March 27, 2012 at 7:11pm

Psychology Statistics
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Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:54pm

Statistics Psychology
I'm confused about how to prove this question: ht tp://imageshack.us/ photo/my-images/708/ question1c. jpg/ Get rid of all the spaces
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 5:49pm

child psychology
Mishel's research shows that --------- is especially important in teaching children to delay gratification and resit temptation. A. the desire-theory of mind B.diverting attention C.perspective taking D.reinforcing I think its C, am I correct please help
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 3:56pm

child psychology
what is the only emotion that males express freely than females in every day interaction A.anger B.Sorrow C.Embarrassment D.Envy I think it is A but not sure because at time girls are the more aggresive ones. please help
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:16pm

child psychology
Parents of impulsive children can foster conscience development by building a a warm affectionate relationship the promotes A. secure attachment B.ego development I stongly believe its A please help
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:12pm

child psychology
Typically when paired with a boy in a laboratory play session, a two year old girl is likely to A. stand idly while the boy explores the toy B.assume domineering behavior, telling him what to do C.actively explore the surroundings D.play cooperatively with the boy I think its ...
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:09pm

child psychology
A parent who uses imperitives and specifit suggestions in everyday life is most likely the parent of A.son B.daughter C.teenager D.son and a daughter I think its C but not sure because teenagers dont have time to listen
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:04pm

Statistics
I am having trouble with this problem. A participant in a cognitive psychology study is given 50 words to remember and later asked to recall as many as he can of them. This participant recalls 17. What is the (a)variable, (b)) possible values, and (c) score? is this correct? ...
Monday, March 26, 2012 at 1:02am

child psychology
I still need help with this question Which young adult is at risk of long term identity foreclosure or diffusion? A. A college graduate who switces majors B. An aspiring chef who has no opportunity for culinary training. C.A young woman with several possible vocational choices...
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 10:07pm

PSYCHOLOGY
Please help me understand. Explain boundary theory and provide an example.
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 9:58pm

child psychology
Dean associates certain activites,roles, and traits as being typical for either males or females.His associations conform to cultural stereotypes and encompass many gender-linked responses.This is an example of gender: A.atypicality B.roles C.typing D.identity I think its B or...
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 6:56pm

child psychology
which young adult is at risk of long-term identity foreclosure or diffusion A.An aspiring chef who has no ooportunity for culinary training. B. A peace corps volunteer.
Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 6:51pm

child psychology
Dean associates certain activities,roles,and traits as being typical for either males or females.His associtions conform to cultural stereotypes and encompass many gender-linked responses.This is an example of: A.roles B.Identity C.Atypicality I think its B. Am I correct Thanks
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 10:07pm

child psychology
which young adult is long-term identitity foreclosure or diffusion A. college graduate who switches majors B.An aspiring chef who has no opportunity for culinary training. C.A young woman with several possible vocational choices. D.A peace corps volunteer. My choice is D. Am I...
Friday, March 23, 2012 at 10:02pm

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