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Can someone please tell me whether or not these answers are correct. Thanks! 1. Regarding the memory processes, incoming information is first _______, then stored, and finally the memories must be _______, or taken out of storage to be useful. a. retrieved; encoded b. encoded...

psychology
I need help with this! A recent controversy in the media surrounded the complaints of serious physical symptoms in veterans returning from the 1991 Gulf War. Allegations that the physical symptoms were due to exposure to chemical or biological agents could not be fully ...

psychology
Can someone please help me with this psychology question asap? Describe how you might design a community health campaign. In your description, consider both risky behaviors and health promoting behaviors. I really need help with this. Thanks!

psychology
Describe how you might design a community health campaign. In your description, consider both risky behaviors and health promoting behaviors. I really need help with this. Thanks!

Psychology Please Help!!!!
As Marcia took her place in the classroom on her first day of class, a familiar feeling surged inside of her. She found herself "scoping out the competition," considering topics for the "best in class" paper, and listening for an opportunity to add to class discussion on the ...

Psychology
Sarah has noticed at work that office meetings held in the late morning go more quickly than those scheduled after lunch. She tells her boss she'll bet that, if he holds his meetings at 11a.m., the group will spend more time on the agenda and less discussing unrealated trivial...

Psychology Please Help!!
One of the arguments against inherited racial differences in intelligence is based on data that shows: a. a college education reduces the gap between the IQ scores of white and black races. b. nutrition reduces the gap. c. scores for black test takers improve as they mature. d...

Psychology Please Help!!
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. During ...

Psychology Please Help!
The testing company has hired qualified people in the field to administer the new test bank to subjects of different ages and ethnic backgrounds. They need a sizable number of scores from inner city, urban, and country/small town subjects. Their goal is to gather sufficient ...

Psychology Please Help!!
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: a. reliability. b...

psychology
"He is never going to change. He is set in his ways," the client complained. "let's think about it. Does this hurt you or him.?" The therapist is applying: a. behavioural therapy b. a cognitive treatment approach c. psychodynamic therapy d. contingency contracting IS C BUT IT ...

psychology
why is it important to experience some stress in your life

psychology
Kevin hates his job,his girl friend dropped him, and he had a hedeache this morning from staying uo too late eating hamburgers and drinking beer by himself.He has decided to initiate a new attack today and take control of his life.He will find new job,forget the girlfriend and...

psychology
Tell me how to put it together!" Kent demanded. "I can't." Alvin complained. "I know how to do it, but I can't just tell you or write it down. It just all comes together one step after another. "Alvin is attempting to explain: a. the importance of timing in semantic memory. b...

psychology
when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station. as he enetered the street next to 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 ...

psychology
when kevin started his car in the parking lot, he also turned on the radio to his favorite station. as he enetered the street next to 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 ...

psychology
Teenage mothers who are accustomed to existing on hamburgers, French fries, and cokes need to consider the nutritional needs of the child. Research has shown that a poor diet can: a. restrict the development of eye and hair color. b. produce prenatal hearing loss. c. have ...

statistics
Let x be a random variable that represents the length of time it takes a student to complete a take-home exam in Dr. Larson’s psychology class. After interviewing many students, it was found that x has an approximately normal distribution with mean µ = 5.2 hours and ...

psychology
Describe bi-polar disorder in two ways: clinically (objectively) and emotionally (subjectively).

Psychology Please Help!!
Both Albert's mother and father had dropped out of high school. His brother left school in the eighth grade. Based on the performance of his family members, Albert does not expect that he will complete high school. He had developed a(n): a. availability heuristic. b. syllogism...

Psychology Please Help!!!!
The experimental rats were being raised in separate environments. One group lived in the traditional cage in a quiet, but well lighted room. They were supplied with plenty of food and water. The second group inhabited "Rat Disney Land." There were colorful toys, exercise ...

Introduction to Psychology
The experimental rats were being raised in separate environments. One group lived in the traditional cage in a quiet, but well lighted room. They were supplied with plenty of food and water. The second group inhabited "Rat Disney Land." There were colorful toys, exercise ...

psychology
Sexual arousal in human beings is different from that of animals. It is clear that human sexual arousal can occur

psychology
. Expectation plays an important role in:

Introduction to Psychology
Both Albert's mother and father had dropped out of high school. His brother left school in the eighth grade. Based on the performance of his family members, Albert does not expect that he will complete high school. He had developed a(n): a. availability heuristic. b. syllogism...

Introduction to Psychology
The experimental rats were being raised in separate environments. One group lived in the traditional cage in a quiet, but well lighted room. They were supplied with plenty of food and water. The second group inhabited "Rat Disney Land." There were colorful toys, exercise ...

Introduction to Psychology
Based on the theory of multiple intelligences by Gardner, most people exhibit: a. intelligences that function in isolation. b. a single intelligence. c. one dominate intelligence. d. all eight intelligences in different degrees. I think it is b or d.

psychology
# 1.31 (1 pts.) Debbie is a little girl who has been diagnosed as having autistic disorder. Each time she engages in self-injurious behavior, like head-banging, her mother immediately runs over and attempts to stop her by holding her close. According to behavioral theorists, ...

psychology
# 1.21 (1 pts.) William is acutely retarded and requires intense care. His IQ has been measured at approximately 15. What term would be used to classify William's level of retardation? A) mild B) moderate C) severe D) profound # 1.22 (1 pts.) Shannon has been diagnosed with ...

Psychology
Hi Jiskha Instructors, I am having a real difficult time finding answers to my five questions. Is there someone who can help point me in the right direction to credible or reputable website sources? Or answer these five questions. I need a credible website! 1) Describe bi-...

psychology
# 1.11 (1 pts.) While Pete was out playing touch football with his friends, he tripped, fell, and bumped his head on the ground. Immediately afterward, he was very disoriented and kept asking his friends what time it was. Pete may have experienced A) delirium. B) dementia. C) ...

psychology
A newspaper advice columnist suggests that thinking can be voluntarily controlled and changed but that emotions are gut-level, biological reactions that can't be voluntarily controlled or modified. Use your knowledge of emotion research and theory to either support or refute ...

psychology
A newspaper advice columnist suggests that thinking can be voluntarily controlled and changed but that emotions are gut-level, biological reactions that can't be voluntarily controlled or modified. Use your knowledge of emotion research and theory to either support or refute ...

psychology
1.5 (1 pts.) Sally, a client with Alzheimer's disease, is being taught a variety of ways to adapt to her memory loss. Her daily living activities are arranged around various cues intended to prompt certain activities. For example, to help her remember to brush, her toothbrush...

psychology
# 1.1 (1 pts.) Roger is experiencing a memory loss that may be related to recently contracting herpes. Which of the following diagnoses would best fit his condition? A) dissociative amnesia B) retrograde amnesia C) amnestic disorder due to a general medical condition D) ...

Psychology
I found an article on 9/11 and its psychological impact prior to today. I think that it's related to counseling, health, and/or social psychology after reading it.

SBS assignment
Hi, I have an assignment due next week and I found an article on 9/11 and its psychological impact. If any of the tutors can Google, "9/11 had psychological impact Beaver County Times", that would be great. I need to define the types of psychology that the article talks about.

psychology
A massage therapist stimulates the body, which in turn stimulates the: a. parietal lobe b. temporal lobe c. pituitary gland d. prefrontal cortex

Psychology
If psychological needs have presumptive brain or physiological correlates, are they still psychological needs?

Introduction to 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 B will sleep in total...

English
I perfectly agree with you on sentence 2. I'm just wondering why the subject has been repeated twice. I added a few more sentences I'm not sure of. 1) The metaphor of the world as a stage was common in Renaissance culture, but in Shakespeare’s great works it (???) became an ...

English
I urgently need you to revise these sentences. In particular, I don't think sentence 2 is grammatically correct. Thank you. 1) In "Macbeth", as in many of his comedies and tragedies, Shakespeare offers a profound reflection on a theme which is both modern and universal: life ...

Introduction to Psychology
Monique cannot seem to sit still, talks rapidly, and never seems to get tired at the end of the day. Her friends suspect that she is taking: a. cocaine. b. Rohypnol. c. LSD. d. speed. I think it is either c or d and I do know that it is not b.

Introduction to 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 B will sleep in total...

Introduction to Psychology
Kara heard the noise, but could not understand what was being said. Perhaps it was simply the humming of the machines that she heard? She was uncertain whether she should move toward or away from the sound. Kara is having difficulty with: a. sensation. b. perception. c. ...

Introduction to Psychology
Sound that impinges on the inner ear and the auditory nerve arrives as a fairly meaningless stimulus. At this point, it should be viewed as: a. perception. b. sensation. c. an auditory stimulus item. d. free of environmental noise. I think it is either a, b, or c and I do know...

Psychology
Kara heard the noise, but could not understand what was being said. Perhaps it was simply the humming of the machines that she heard? She was uncertain whether she should move toward or away from the sound. Kara is having difficulty with: a. sensation. b. perception. c. ...

Psychology
Sound that impinges on the inner ear and the auditory nerve arrives as a fairly meaningless stimulus. At this point, it should be viewed as: a. perception. b. sensation. c. an auditory stimulus item. d. free of environmental noise. I think it is either a or b. I know that ...

Psychology
In a classroom experiment, students were asked to place one paper clip in each hand. They were then instructed to add paper clips to the left hand until they were certain that the clips in the left hand weighed more than the paper clips in the right hand. The class average was...

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 B will sleep in total...

Psychology
Avis put off writing her term paper until three days before it was due. "It's not that big of a deal. I can whip it out in a couple of hours," she thought. As it turned out, this was not the case. She averaged two-hours-a-night sleep as she struggled to write the paper and ...

Psychology
Optimum physical health usually occurs: a. between the ages of 15 and 21. b. between the ages of 18 and 25. c. between the ages of 25 and 40. d. between the ages of 40 and 55. I think it is either c or d.

Psychology
Danette knows she is not at all like her parents. She could never be like them. She is her own unique person. Her style of dress, mannerisms, and language emphasize her uniqueness. According to Erikson, Danette is attempting to establish: a. permanence. b. generativity. c. ...

Psychology
Dr. Lange is a developmental psychologist. He specializes in cognitive development during the period of infancy. Like most psychologists who focus on specific periods of development, his studies: a. emphasize the chemical changes in the synaptic gap. b. study the credibility ...

Psychology
Dr. Gillian explained that research has identified over 25,000 genes that are responsible for the genetic information that progresses from generation to generation. These genes are: a. telomeres which cap the chromosome. b. located in a specific order along the axon of the ...

Psychology
According to the all-or-none law: a. all axons in an area will fight at a given signal. b. an axon moves from its resting state with various degrees of stimulation. c. only sufficient electrical activity will cause the axon to fire. d. there is a gradual buildup of electrical ...

psychology
what are the roles and connections between kissing, touching, and foreplay?

abnormal psychology
alcohol is link to what theoretical approach

Psychology
The morning was frigid and the roads covered with ice. As Paula drove to work, she was cautious, especially in less-traveled areas. When she entered the main highway, the situation was worse than she expected. As she passed a truck that had slid off the road, another vehicle ...

Psychology
The neurobiologist explained to the students, "The neural system is very much like the wires connecting your TV and stereo to the electrical outlet. If the wires were not covered with insulation, the signal would short circuit." The neurobiologist was describing the function ...

Introductin to Psychology
Alyssa's family had moved in the middle of her junior year in high school. At her old school she was a varsity cheer leader, vice president of the student council, and would ave been presented as the school "sweetheart" at homecoming had her family not moved. Now she was a "...

Introduction to Psychology
Ms. Sue, I meant to say hypothesis for the question that starts with Joaquin has been assigned a primary research

Introduction to Psychology
New technology is a wonderul servant, but the learning curve is often steep. Men often viewthemselves are more capable of using new technology that women because: (a) women learnnew skills more slowly (b) men generally have a higher estimation of their abilities than women do ...

Introduction to Psychology
After the day of the wreck, Yung avoided the corner of 9th and Mulberry. He knew that there was nothing wrong with thatparticular location, but since the acident he experienced shortness of breath and tightness in his muscles when he drove past the corner. Classical ...

Introduction to Psychology
Joaquin has been assigned a primary research project in his psychology class. He is to observe student behavior during a learning task andattempt to for a(an) ________. In order to do this, he must be able to describe principlesand events, and how they may be related. Would it...

Article finding
Hi, I was wondering where I can find some articles on cognitive or abnormal psychology for an assignment.

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please. i do not need links, i need answers.

psychology
what are variable that influence memory? i do not need links i need detailed answers. this is not a linking website, its supposed to give answers.

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior? in detailed answers please.

psychology
what are variable that influence memory

psychology
explain the decay theory

psychology
explain the gestalt principle

psychology
how do psycho dynamic, physiological psychology, cognitive psychology, and cortical function effect aggressive behavior?

psychology
I need articles that show how music improves memory? My school's database is not working, so if anyone has links to specific websites (not Google-I know how to do that) it would be appreciated

psychology
I need help to Compare and contrast Humanistic and Existential therapies.

psychology
Time Remaining: 1. If the concept is truck, the prototype might be: (Points: 5) a Ford pick up. bulldozer. gravel eighteen wheeler. personnel carrier. 2. If the prototype is block or ball, the concept is: (Points: 5) construction. toy. child. play. 3. All major cities have a ...

psychology
The experimental rats were being raised in separate environments. One group lived in the traditional cage in a quiet, but well lighted room. They were supplied with plenty of food and water. The second group inhabited "Rat Disney Land." There were colorful toys, exercise ...

psychology
One of the arguments against inherited racial differences in intelligence is based on data that shows: (Points: 5) a college education reduces the gap between the IQ scores of white and black races. nutrition reduces the gap. scores for black test takers improve as they mature...

psychology
In their book The Bell Curve, Murray and Herrnstein supported their claim of intelligence differences between races as attributable to

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 am in order for her to arrive at school by 8:30 am. During the...

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 am in order for her to arrive at school by 8:30 am. During the...

psychology
The testing company has hired qualified people in the field to administer the new test bank to subjects of different ages and ethnic backgrounds. They need a sizable number of scores from inner city, urban, and country/small town subjects. Their goal is to gather sufficient ...

psychology
. One attribute that the Stanford-Binet, WAIS-III, and WISC-IV have in common is that they are all: (Points: 5) timed. written. administered individually. group tests.

psychology
The use of the lateral prefrontal cortex during intelligence testing indicates that: (Points: 5) a global "workspace" exists in the brain. there is little neuroflexibility. the prefrontal cortex is the central receiving area for all incoming stimuli. there is no significant ...

psychology
. Based on the theory of multiple intelligences by Gardner most people exhibit: (Points: 5) intelligences which function in isolation. a single intelligence. one dominate intelligence. all eight intelligences in different degrees.

psychology
"Who was the first vice president of the United States?" The correct answer to this question requires: (Points: 5) crystallized intelligence. intrapersonal intelligence. fluid intelligence. Eastern intelligence.

psychology
dr. gibson has created a new energy drink which he hopes will also make a person smarter when testing his new drink what is the independent variable and what is the dependent variable?

psychology
How are a cat and a dog alike?" An answer to this question requires: (Points: 5) crystallized intelligence. intrapersonal intelligence. fluid intelligence. Eastern intelligence.

psychology
dr. gibson has created a new energy drink which he hopes will also make a person smarter when testing his new drink what is the independent variable and what is the dependent variable?

psychology
Both Albert's mother and father had dropped out of high school. His brother left school in the eighth grade. Based on the performance of his family members Albert does not expect that he will complete high school. He has developed a(n)

psy
How do the major schools of psychology impact our daily lives? What are two of the main points of your Week 1 Foundations of Psychology Paper that you can apply to your life? How will you apply these aspects of psychology in your personal and professional life?

Psychology
could some please help me to compare and contrast these two thrapeutic approaches=humanistic/existential and Cognitive behavior therapy

Psychology
I need to design an experiment with an independent variable and 2 levels. I would like to experiment with whether people say something when someone removes an object from a bag. So far I have Independent Variable -Removal of Object from bag 1st level-removal of significant vs...

Psychology
hows does sociology relate to a man helping his handicapped wife on a daily basis?

PSYCHOLOGY
He is never going to change. He is set in his ways," the cliet complained. "Let's think about it. Does this hurt you or him?" the therapist is applying: I put the answer as (a) a cognitive treatment approach. Is this correct?

Psychology
Kevin hates his job, his girl friend dropped him, and he had a headache this morning from staying up too late eating hamburgers and drinking beer by himself. He has decided to initiate a new attack today and take control of his life.He will fin a new job, forget the girlfriend...

Psychology
It may be difficult to sooth a crying baby who needs to befed and changed with cuddling and toys. The strengthof the physical needs in this situation support: Would the answer be B- the incentive approach to motivation

abnormal psychology
I need a reputable scholary web site that well explain the theoretical perspectives in maladaptive behavior

psychology
According to Piaget, egocentrism refers to?

university composition and communcation 1
The Electronic Reserve reading for this week, Bare Bones Guide to Good Introductions, " states that an effective introduction must "make use of psychology". What do you think the author meant.

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