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Question number: 2754

» Learning » Observational Learning

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Conditioning brought about by observing pain, joy or fear in others is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Vicarious

b.

Discrimination

c.

Generalization

d. All of the above

Question number: 2755

» Statistics & Research Methods » Measures of Central Tendency

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A bell-shaped curve having known mathematical properties and characterized by a large number of scores in the middle, tapering towards very few extremely high and low scores at either end, is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Normal curve

b.

Curve

c.

Abnormal curve

d. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 2756

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Brain cells that analyze incoming sensory information into lines, angles, shading and movement are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

sight cells.

b.

feature detectors.

c.

second stage sensors.

d.

vision neurons.

Question number: 2757

» Aptitude » Aptitude Test

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Question

In contrast to achievement tests, aptitude tests measure

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

less formal learning experiences.

b.

all of the above.

c.

knowledge that is hypothetical in nature.

d.

innate potential.

Question number: 2758

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Nervous System

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The nervous system is divided into two main parts: a central nervous system (CNS) and ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Autonomic nervous system

b.

Activating system

c.

Peripheral nervous system (PNS)

d.

Parasympathetic system

Question number: 2759

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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Galton, a cousin of Charles Darwin, proposed the controversial practice known as ________, encouraging supposedly superior people to reproduce, while preventing supposedly inferior people from reproducing.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

factor analysis

b.

eugenics

c.

stereotype threat

d.

variability hypothesis

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