PSY3204 CHPT.1 CONCEPT REVIEW

PSY3204 CHPT.1 CONCEPT REVIEW - PSY3204-CHPT.1 CONCEPT...

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PSY3204----CHPT.1 CONCEPT REVIEW Concept Review On a sheet of paper, fill in the blanks with word(s), number(s), or equation(s) that best completes each sentence. Check your answers on the Concept Review Solutions page. There are at least four methods of acquiring knowledge. When one accepts something as true because of tradition or because a person of distinction says it is true, one is using the method of (1) _ authority _______. When one uses the rules of reason and logic alone to arrive at truth, this is called (2) _ rationalism _______. Sometimes a sudden insight provides a means of acquiring knowledge. This is referred to as (3) ___ intuition _____. The most refined method of acquiring knowledge is by using the (4) _ scientific _______ (5) _ method _______. The scientific method uses reasoning and intuition but it relies on (6) objective ________ (7) _ assessment _______ using (8) _ experimentation _______ to confirm or refute hypotheses. Scientific research utilizes two basic research methods to acquire knowledge. These are (9)
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