History, Approaches & Research Methods (AP Psychology): Questions 16 - 22 of 212

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Question number: 16

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

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In the traditional learning experiment, the effect of practice on performance is investigated. Performance is the ________ variable.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

dependent

b.

control

c.

extraneous

d.

independent

Question number: 17

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

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Psychic determinism, the assumption that all human behavior is influenced by unconscious motives, is associated with:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Gestalt psychology

b.

behaviorism

c.

psychoanalysis

d.

functionalism

Question number: 18

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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An in-depth study of an individual is known as the ________ method.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

survey

b.

field study

c.

case study

d.

correlational

Question number: 19

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

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The philosophical position that true knowledge comes through correct reasoning is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

empiricism

b.

structuralism

c.

rationalism

d.

nativism

Question number: 20

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

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The study of the relationship between the physical characteristics of stimuli and the conscious psychological experiences that are associated with them is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

psychophysics

b.

psychodynamics

c.

psychophysiology

d.

empiricism

Question number: 21

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

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Conducting an in-depth interview of a single person with a rare illness is an example of

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Choice (4) Response
a.

a survey.

b.

a case study.

c.

a field study.

d.

an experiment.

Question number: 22

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

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Analytic introspection, a procedure aimed at analyzing complex mental experiences, was used by psychologists adhering to which school of psychology?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

psychoanalysis

b.

Gestalt psychology

c.

behaviorism

d.

structuralism

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