History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP Psychology): Questions 155 - 159 of 212

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Question number: 155

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Experimental, Correlation, & Clinical Research

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The phrase “a theory must also be falsifiable” means

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Choice (4) Response
a.

theories are a rich array of observations regarding behavior but with few facts to support them.

b.

a theory must not be defined so that it can be disconfirmed.

c.

a theory must be defined so it can be disconfirmed.

d.

nothing.

Question number: 156

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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The researcher most-associated with functionalism is

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Wilhelm Wundt.

b.

William James.

c.

B. F. Skinner.

d.

E. B. Titchener.

Question number: 157

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Which approach would explain depression in terms of disordered thinking?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the cognitive approach

b.

the sociocultural approach

c.

the behavioral approach

d.

the evolutionary approach

Question number: 158

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science

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Characteristics of the scientific method include

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Choice (4) Response
a.

controlled observation.

b.

anecdotal definition.

c.

analysis formulation.

d.

naturalistic observation.

Question number: 159

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Making Inferences

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To prevent ethical abuse in psychological research, the APA has suggested that

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Choice (4) Response
a.

psychologists must avoid deception with using human subjects.

b.

psychologists must not treat all subjects with respect and concern for the subject’s dignity.

c.

psychologists must treat all subjects with respect and concern for the subject’s dignity.

d.

all data collected from a person must be made public.

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