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NameChapter 1a--Introduction to Psychology and Research MethodsDescriptionInstructionsModifyAdd Question HereQuestion 1Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionAccording to the authors of your textbook, it is important to study psychology because Answerstudying 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 HereQuestion 2Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionOne of the reasons to study psychology is to Answerunderstand 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 HereQuestion 3Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionThe word psychology comes from the roots psycheand logos, which mean respectively Answerbehaviorand science. brainand science. mindand knowledge or study. personalityand knowledge or study. Add Question HereQuestion 4Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionPsychology is best defined as the Answerempirical 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 HereQuestion 5Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionPsychology would best be described as Answerthe 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 HereQuestion 6Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionAccording to the definition of psychology, which of the following would a psychologist be most likely to study? Answerthe 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 HereQuestion 7Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionPsychologists Answerare 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 HereQuestion 8Multiple Choice0 pointsModifyRemoveQuestionAll psychologists Answerconduct research to discover new knowledge.
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