SOPHIA PATHWAYS Introduction to Psychology Smarter Decisions Through Psychology Milestone 1 100% correct
__________ refers to how closely related two or more events, behaviors, or variables are.
A formal trial to prove or disprove a hypothesis is called __________.
Which of the following schools of psychology examines concepts as a whole, rather than breaking them down into components?
Gestalt theory says that "the whole is greater than the sum of its parts." It looks at patterns of behavior in their entirety.
Social differences, including gender, sexual orientation, culture, ethnicity, and __________, are studied from a sociocultural perspective.
In which school of psychology is the mental process viewed as a flow of consciousness that cannot be broken down any further?
Functionalism was the theory developed by William James after finding that mental events could not be broken into small parts.
Psychologists make guesses about behavioral processes, which is known as __________.
Cognitive psychology focuses on which of the following areas?
Perception and memory are cognitive functions; so are learning, daydreaming, and planning. They occur in your mind.
Informed consent refers to which of the following?
The results of the Stanford Prison Experiment demonstrated which of the following?
__________ is a method of controlling bias in which both the experimenter and the subjects do not know who is experiencing the experimental conditions.
Using a double-blind experiment ensures that the experimenters will not unwittingly bias the outcome.