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Chapter 1: The Science of PsychologyMultiple-Choice QuestionsWhat is Psychology?1.Psychology is the study of ______.4a.human behavior but not mental processesC, db.human behavior and mental processesNewc.mental processes, but not behaviord.mental processes and behavior2.In the late 20th century, psychology ______.53.The American Psychological Association is made up of ______ divisions.Rev4.A group of psychologists study human mental and physical growth from the prenatal period through childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and old age. They areA, dmost likely ______.Old55.Developmental psychologists study ______.5a.human mental and physical growth from the prenatal period through childhood, C, aadolescence, adulthood, and old ageNewb.the biological basis for human behavior, thoughts, and emotionsc.the differences among individuals in such traits as anxiety, sociability, self-esteem,the need for achievement, and aggressivenessd.how people influence one another6.Child psychology, adolescent psychology, and lifespan psychology are specialty5areas within the field of psychology known as ______ psychology.7.Life-span psychologists focus mainly on studying ______.58.A group of psychologists study the biological bases of human behavior, thoughts and emotions. They are most likely ______ psychologists.719.Physiological psychologists study ______.7
10.Psychobiology, and behavioral genetics are specialty areas within the field of psychology known as ______ psychology.7C, da.experimentalc.clinicalRevb.psychometricd.physiological