psych extra credit - 1. Of the goals listed, which is not a...

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1. Of the goals listed, which is not a goal of psychology? a. Understand and explain the causes of behavior b. Control behavior through understand its causes and consequences c. Manipulate behavior to submit to higher authority d. Describe how people and animals behave 2. Cognitive studies explore higher level mental processes like a. Memory b. Mathematical capability c. Reasoning d. More than one of the above 3. Clinical studies take up what percentage of applied psychology? a. About 10% b. About 50% c. About 70% d. 100% 4. How is the Zimbardo Stanford Prison Study an example of a social study? The Zimbardo Stanford Prison study is an example of a social study because it sees the behaviors of subjects across situations like the prison and guard situation. 5. What is the difference between validity and reliability? Validity measures what it is supposed to measure whereas reliability tells how consistent the results are after many trials. 6.
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