History, Approaches & Research Methods-Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science (AP Psychology): Questions 1 - 6 of 37

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Question number: 1

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A common sense approach to psychology is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

is same as empirical evidence.

b.

the basis for collecting data (observed facts).

c.

the most reliable.

d.

often contradicted by empirical evidence.

Question number: 2

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The psychological perspective that favors the study of how the mind organizes perceptions, processes information, and interprets experiences is known as:

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existential

b.

phenomenological

c.

cognitive

d.

humanistic

Question number: 3

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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: 4

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

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a.

empiricism

b.

structuralism

c.

rationalism

d.

nativism

Question number: 5

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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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psychophysics

b.

psychodynamics

c.

psychophysiology

d.

empiricism

Question number: 6

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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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a.

psychoanalysis

b.

Gestalt psychology

c.

behaviorism

d.

structuralism

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