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Question number: 2421

» Statistics & Research Methods » Inferential Statistics

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Psychologists make measurements to discover relationships between events, this is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Experimental method

b.

Correlational method

c.

Clinical method

d.

None of the above

Question number: 2422

» Methods of Psychology » Experimental Methods

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In a controlled experiment, the condition under investigation as a potential cause of some change in behavior, is called ________.

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Independent variable

b.

Dependent variable

c.

Variable

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Question number: 2423

» Concept Formation » Characteristics of Concepts

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Concepts that closely matches the defining characteristics of a concept are known as (December)

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Natural concepts

b.

Formal concepts

c.

Subordinate Concepts

d.

Prototype

Question number: 2424

» Emotion » Concept & Characteristics of Emotions

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Researchers who study the emotion of happiness also describe this emotion as:

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endorphins

b.

Duchenne smile

c.

the limbic system

d.

subjective well-being

Question number: 2425

» Learning » Extinction

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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A parent deliberately ignores a child’s temper tantrums in an attempt to discourage them. The parent’s strategy is in accordance with

(June)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Negative reinforcement

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Extinction

c.

Operant avoidance

d.

Operant escape

Question number: 2426

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

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Thinking that produces many ideas, or alternatives, a major element in original or creative thought, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Divergent thought

b.

Creative thinking

c.

Convergent thought

d.

All of the above

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