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Unformatted text preview: Psych 1071 Study Guide for the Final Exam Date/Time: Fri., 4/18, 9-11 a.m. R e m e m b e r : Dont guess about instructions or directions. Ill be glad to clarify anything on the test (as long as it doesnt involve providing and answer!) For short answer items, if you are asked to compare and contrast you should show how the 2 things are similar and different just describing, defining, or explaining is NOT a comparison or contrast response. C h . 1 T h e E v o l u t i o n o f P s y c h o lo g y 1. Review the 7 unifying themes presented at the end of the chapter. Based on readings, assignment research, or in-class examples this term be able to illustrate each of the themes. a. Psychology is empirical. b. Psychology is theoretically diverse. c. Psychology develops in a sociohistorical context. d. Behavior is determined by multiple causes. e. Behavior is shaped by cultural heritage. f. Behavior is jointly influenced by heredity and the environment. g. Peoples experience of the world is subjective. 2. Know the definition of psychology. Exemplify the main concepts in the definition 3. Explain how basic psychology and applied psychology differ, Given an example of each and clarify why it is basic or applied....
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