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CHAPTER 01: The Science of Psychology MULTIPLE CHOICE 1. Which of the following is the best definition of psychological science ? A. the study of the brain and its function B. the study of the mind, the brain, and thought processes C. the study of the mind, the brain, and behavior D. the study of the mind, the psyche, and behavior ANS: C DIF: Easy REF: 1.1 What Is Psychological Science? OBJ: 1.1A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Remembering 2. Psychological science is the study of: 3. Trying to understand the relationship between the actions of neurons and a thought is an example of the connection between: A. the brain and the mind. C. genes and the mind. B. nature and nurture. D. the brain and emotion. ANS: A DIF: Moderate REF: 1.1 What Is Psychological Science? OBJ: 1.1A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Applying 4. Based on your textbook’s definition of psychology , which statement best reflects the relationship between the mind and the brain?
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5. Barry and Candace are disagreeing. Barry states that psychology is the study of the mind. Candace believes that psychology is the science of behavior. Given your knowledge of psychology, how would you resolve this argument? 6. Allanah is a psychology major. Which of the following best describes what Allanah will learn about? A. the structure and function of the brain B. mental disorders and their treatments C. feelings and other subjective states D. the mind, the brain, and behavior ANS: D DIF: Easy REF: 1.1 What Is Psychological Science? OBJ: 1.1A NAT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology MSC: Understanding
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