History, Approaches & Research Methods-Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 23 - 28 of 37

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Question number: 23

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A philosophical approach that accepts sensory experience as a source of knowledge is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

structuralism

b.

rationalism

c.

empiricism

d.

humanism

Question number: 24

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The statement that psychology is empirical means:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The methods of psychology are based on controlled experiments and on observations made with great precision and objectivity

b.

Psychology is experimental in nature

c.

Scientific psychology originated in Greek and Roman ages

d.

Psychology is different from other sciences

Question number: 25

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In terms of critical thinking and testing, results should

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

be incredible.

b.

be meta-analytical.

c.

be repeatable.

d.

be objective.

Question number: 26

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The field of psychology that studies variations among human beings in physical, personality, and intellectual attributes is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

psychophysics

b.

interpersonal psychology

c.

differential psychology

d.

psychophysiology

Question number: 27

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The use of numbers to represent events or characteristics is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

statistic

b.

hypothesis

c.

measurement

d.

replication

Question number: 28

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The philosophical position that heredity provides individuals with inborn knowledge and abilities is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

empiricism

b.

rationalism

c.

nativism

d.

Gestalt Approach

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