Psychology 1200 Mock Midterm 1
Chapter 1 Questions
1. Which of the following is not a major perspective in psychology?
2. Modern Cognitive science looks at _.
A. Articial Intelligence
P.S. You are responsible for all sections of Chapter 5
2. Drug Dependence:
3. Factors in Drug Use
d) Ecstasy/ Hallucinogens
a) Drug itself
Social Psychology- Textbook
Chapter 7: Persuasion
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- How Do We Process Persuasive Messages
Study Asked participants to listen to a speech supposedly made by another
student consisting of strong and weak arguments, and moderate and hig
The Science of the Mind
Working memory the storage system in which information is held while that
information is being worked on. All indications are that working memory s a system, not a
Chapter 17- Culture and Personality
What is Cultural Personality Psychology?
- Generally has three key goals
1) To discover the principles underlying the cultural diversity
2) To discover how human psychology shapes culture
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3) To discover how cul
Chapter 15- Personality and Social Interaction
Situation selection- everyday life, people choose to enter some situations and to avoid others
These forms of situation selection can hinge on personality dispositions and how we view
Chapter 14- Approaches to the Self
Descriptive Components of the Self: Self Concept
- Knowledge of self develops over years
Development of the Self-Concept
- Starts in infancy
A child learns that some thigs are always there (e.g. the body) and some thing
Chapter 1 Psychology: The Science of Behaviour
Psychology = The scientific study of behaviour and the factors that influence it.
Taking into account Biological, Individual and Environmental factors.
Basic and Applied Science
Two types of research:
Week 1: Introducing Social Psychology
What is Social Psychology?
Social Psychology The scientific study of how peoples thoughts, attitudes, and behaviours are influenced by
factors in the social world
Self- Perception How we think about ourselves
PSYC*1200 Mock Midterm #2
Chapter 9 Questions
1. The ability to acquire knowledge, to think and reason effectively, and to deal with the environment,
d) mental health.
2. Males are least likely to ou
Sections B & G
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PSYC 1010: Todays Agenda
2. Mini-Lecture: Chapter 1
a) Formal Definition of Psychology