Macroeconomics Chps. 5-8
Macroeconomics- the study of the relationships between aggregate economic variables.
Output=market value of all goods and services produces w/ in a countrys borders:
GDP- nominal (absolute number of GDP) and real (takes
Chapter 9- Fixed Price Keynesian Model
Gov. should be active in trying to stimulate the economy rather than letting the economy correct itself
through flexible markets; believed in importance of deficit spending in relieving economic contracti
Chapter 4: Sensation and
I. Psychophysics: Basic Concepts and Issues
An absolute threshold for a specific type of sensory input is the minimum
stimulus intensity that an organism can detect.
Signal-detection theory proposes that the detection o
Chapter 1: The Evolution of
I. Psychologys Early History
The father of modern Psychology is: Wilhelm Wundt
Psychology: scientific study of conscious experience
Consciousness: the awareness of immediate experience
Introspection- the careful, sys
Chapter 2: The Research Enterprise
Science stems from the empirical movement and thus observation, as well as
measurement and description are crucial.
The deterministic assumptions of science lead scientists to believe that if they
Chapter 3: The Biological Basis of
I. Overview of the Nervous System
What does the nervous system transmit?
II. Communication in the Nervous System
There are two major types of cells in the nervous system:
Chapter 5: Variations in
I. The Nature of Consciousness
Consciousness deals with our sensing of both the world around us and our self.
Consciousness includes four components:
The Electroencephalograph (EEG)
Measuring variations of conscious
Macroeconomics Textbook Notes
Introduction to Economics
Economics: The study of choices that arise from scarcity; a social science involved with the study of human
behavior, interactions, relationship. Use economics to build models to help un
Put the following into syllogistic form:
1. Death and suffering from lack of food and other basic necessities is bad. If we
can prevent something bad from happening, we should. So we should prevent
death and suffering from lack of food and other basic nec
COURSE RULES FOR ACCOUNTING 211, Fall 2015
1) I will not display a cell phone in the classroom once the class has begun.
2) I will not display a computer or tablet unless approved by the instructor.
3) I will not look at any outside materials (defined as
Requirements for Psych 111
Students taking PSYCH 111 must earn 7
credits of research participation by the
end of the semester, Dec 8th.
There are two ways to earn credits:
1. Participate in expe