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Name Chapter 1a--Introduction to Psychology and Research Methods Description Instructions Modify Add Question Here Question 1 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question According to the authors of your textbook, it is important to study psychology because Answer studying psychology can help you to understand yourself and others. studying psychology can help you to interpret and evaluate the psychological topics presented in the media and on the Internet. you cannot consider yourself educated without knowing something about psychology. all of these are reasons to study psychology. Add Question Here Question 2 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question One of the reasons to study psychology is to Answer understand ourselves and others better. learn how to manipulate others for personal gain. utilize in combination with the field of astrology in predicting human behavior. have the answers to all of life's questions. Add Question Here Question 3 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question The word psychology comes from the roots psyche and logos , which mean respectively Answer behavior and science . brain and science . mind and knowledge or study . personality and knowledge or study . Add Question Here Question 4 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question Psychology is best defined as the Answer empirical study of the human personality. study of individual differences in the group behavior of humans and animals. scientific study of behavior and mental processes. scientific study of the relationship between mind and body. Add Question Here Question 5 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question Psychology would best be described as Answer the study of human origins, evolution, and cultures. the scientific study of behavior and mental processes. a natural science integrating physiology and neurology. the deductive study of forms and functions of human groups. Add Question Here Question 6 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question According to the definition of psychology, which of the following would a psychologist be most likely to study? Answer the genetic diversity in a population of domestic animals how to select employees based on their handwriting analyses the influence of a teacher on a student's academic success the determination of personality traits using the position of the stars and planets at the time of one’s birth Add Question Here Question 7 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question Psychologists Answer are scientists who conduct research. are practitioners who apply psychology to solve problems in fields like education and medicine. are teachers. may be scientists, practitioners, and/or teachers. Add Question Here Question 8 Multiple Choice 0 points Modify Remove Question All psychologists Answer conduct research to discover new knowledge.
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  • Psychology, researcher, John B. Watson

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