Latin alteration of BERENICE, the spelling influenced by the ecclesiastical Latin phrase versa icon meaning
"true image". This was the name of a legendary saint who wiped Jesus' face with a towel and then found
his image imprinted upon it. Due to
Who is most prone to have kidney stones? Men are more prone to have kidney stones.
1. What preventive behaviors can you begin to avoid urinary system disease? There are six
steps you can prevent from having urinary system disease. 1. Drink plenty of liqui
NEUROSCIENCE AND BEHAVIOR
Biological psychology (also called biopsychology
or psychobiology) is the scientific study of the
biological bases of behavior and mental
Communication throughout the nervous
Spring 2014 Final Exam Study Guide
1. What did Spearman believe about intelligence?
2. How many intelligences does Gardner say that we have? What are they?
3. Know Sternbergs Triarchic Theory of Intelligence.
4. Who was Alfred Binet?
5. What are validity
What is Learning?
Malcolm X College
One of the City Colleges of Chicago
Ovidiu Dobria, MA
9:10 am 9:40 am
11:00 am 1:00 pm and
3:30 pm 5:30 pm
What is Psychology?
Psychology is the scientific study of behavior
and mental processes.
Nature vs. nurture
Mind vs. body
Natural Science Background
Memory and Its Processes
Memory and Its Processes
Therapy - treatment methods aimed at
making people feel better and function
Biomedical therapy - therapy for mental
disorders in which a person with a problem
is treated with biological or m
Civic Engagement Instructions
The civic engagement is related through the topic of gun violence to the research assignment
you completed earlier in the semester. It has two parts: an interview and an intervention
1. Interview at least one person
Midterm Study Guide
1. What is psychology? When was it established as a scientific discipline, and by whom?
2. What are the main approaches in psychology?
a. Main representative; goal; method
a. Main representative; empha
Social psychology the scientific study
of how a persons thoughts, feelings,
and behavior are influenced by the real,
imagined, or implied presence of others.
Social influence - the proces
This assignment requires you to create the proposal for a scientific study of a topic of interest.
The topic is Gun Violence. To complete the assignment you must follow the first three steps of
the scientific method.
1. Perceive a question.
Definitions of Abnormality
Psychopathology - the study of abnormal
What is abnormal?
Statistically rare behaviors would be considered
Deviant from social norms