Chapter 1 Book Review
1. Psychology should study how behavior and mental processes allow organisms to adapt to
a. School/Approach - functionalism
b. Founder(s) William James, Charles Darwin
2. Psychology should em
The biological perspective
focuses primarily on how
genetics and evolution have
shaped human behavior and
development through natural
selection over thousands of
years. Biological psychologists
believe that most behavio
Julianna DeStefano, Emelynn Sneary, and Madison Shepard
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Sensory receptors convert different forms of physical energy into neural signals through the
process of transduction.
Take Me Out to the
I realize Sigmund Freud and Ivan Pavlov werent major league baseball players, but what if they
were? What would their statistics show? For this class, you are going to create a professional
baseball card for several famous psyc
Unit 2 Review
Directions: Using your textbook answer the following questions to assist you in
studying for the exam.
1. The central nervous system consists of what?
The central nervous system includes the brain and the spinal cord.
1. Explain Freuds three structures of personality.
The personality is constructed of three parts according to Freud: the id, the ego, and the
super ego. The id covers our unconscious and selfish motives. It is purely based upon its
own desires and pleasur