1) A selectively permeable membrane allows some molecules to pass easily through it. Other
molecules, however, need special channels (with "gates") to pass through.
2) Corpus Callosum is the band of fibers that connect the left and right hemisphere of the
Where Does Culture Come From?
Culture Comes From
The need to survive
People must satisfy both biological and social needs
Develop solutions to adapt to the environment and address needs and motives
The development of a culture involves
What are some issues with using a median split?
Type A and Type B Personalities
Can you think of some specific Type A behaviors that you have observed?
How about specific Type B behaviors?
The Big 5 Theory
Louis Wain Cat Drawings
The Louis Wain cat drawings as his schizophrenia declined
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
The diagnosis of PTSD requires that:
The person witnessed or experienced an event that threatened him or her
Did you select the Depends on the Situation option more for yourself than for either
the famous person or acquaintance?
Provides the guidelines for diagnosis of mental disease
Psychiatric illness is conceptualized as a spectrum (mild, moderate, seve
2. Mood disorders
4. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
Patterns of thinking and behaving that are maladaptive, disruptive, or uncomfortable for
the person affected or those in c
1. I would prefer complex to simple problems
2. I like to have the responsibility of handling a situation that requires a lot of
3. Thinking is not my idea of fun.
4. I would rather do something that requires little thought than something that i
Answer the following questions for the classical conditioning experiment.
What was the unconditioned stimulus?
What was the unconditioned response?
What was the conditioned stimulus?
What was the conditioned response?
Inability to suppress or ignore persistent thoughts and impulses, which are
intrusive and cause excessive anxiety
Repetitive behaviors or mental acts that the person feels driven to perform
Behaviors are aimed at preventing or reduc
Measures of Central Tendency
Components of a Graph
The Effect of Gender on the Number of Hours Spent on Facebook per Week
Mean, Median, Mode Which One?
The mean income of my high school graduating class is $100,000, but Bill Gates was in
my graduating cla