Quiz - Chapter 2 - Name:_ Chapter 2 1. When we refer to...

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Name:_____________________________ Chapter 2 1. When we refer to psychologists as scientists, we mean that: A) psychologists work with complicated computers and laboratory equipment. B) psychologists wear white coats when they conduct animal research. C) psychologists use lots of math. D) psychologists rely upon sophisticated brain-imaging machines. E) psychologists base their work on scientific attitudes and procedures 2. Theory is defined as: A) A statement that attempts to predict a set of phenomena, and specifies relationships among variables that can be empirically tested. B) An organized system of assumptions and principles that purports to explain a specified set of phenomena and their interrelationships. C) The precise meaning of a term which specifies the operations for observing and measuring the process or phenomenon being investigated. D) Nothing special, just a way to describe an idea. E) The principle that a scientific theory must make predications that are specific enough to expose the
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This note was uploaded on 04/08/2008 for the course PSY 101 taught by Professor Adams during the Spring '08 term at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.

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Quiz - Chapter 2 - Name:_ Chapter 2 1. When we refer to...

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