Introduction to Psychology-Concept and Meaning of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 36 - 41 of 47

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Question number: 36

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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A testable prediction about the relationship between two or more events or characteristics is known as a:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

statistic

b.

hypothesis

c.

measurement

d.

replication

Question number: 37

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Watson founded the ________school of psychology, believing that the proper subject matter for psychological research is observable behavior.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

nativism

b.

psychoanalysis

c.

behaviorism

d.

Gestalt psychology

Question number: 38

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Psychology was first defined as

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Science of Consciousness

b.

Science of Unconsciousness

c.

Science of Mind

d.

Science of Soul

Question number: 39

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Psychology is considered a science because it

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a.

accepts what seems plausible and sensible.

b.

gains information through new methods and technology.

c.

relies on direct observation and measurement of behavior.

d.

studies animal as well as human behavior.

Question number: 40

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» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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Psychology as a science includes ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Theory

b.

Experiments, Observation and Measurement

c.

Experiments and Measurements

d.

Experiments and Observation

Question number: 41

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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One of the reasons to study psychology is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

to understand the human mind and how it works.

b.

to learn how to manipulate others.

c.

to completely understand and predict human behavior.

d.

to have the answers to all of life’s questions.

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