the behavioral level of analysis focuses on observable
patterns in behavior.
The main idea of this level of analysis is that our personalities are determined by
behaviors that we exhibit, observe, and the way that they are reinforced.
-Major components- c
Physiological Psych Exam 3
Sleep and Circadian Rhythms
Methods of studying sleep
o Polygraphs- 1950-60s; allowed us to study sleep in the lab
Electroencephalograms (EEG)- electrodes attached to the scalp that allow us to record
electrical impulses (acti
Physiological Psych Exam 2
Lecture 1: Neurotransmitters
Neurotransmitters- 80-100 known NTs
o Review of events at the synapse- change in ions changes electrical potential; ions move
through the neurotransmitters; neurotransmitters chemical structure matc
Characters in Chaucers The Canterbury Tales (Alternate)
The descriptions of each of the pilgrims in the prologue provide tremendous insight into not only the
characters themselves, but also medieval culture, specifically Chaucers views on that culture.
Three-Column Chart Answers
Caspar Friedrich Wolff
He was a German chemist who
synthesized the first organic compound
from inorganic materials.
He studied anatomy and physiology. He
specialized in the study of embryos.
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Title- Angle Degrees vs. Time
Purpose- The purpose of this lab experiment is to see how long it takes a Buick to hit the ground
at different angle degrees.
Hypothesis- My hypothesis is as the angle de
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Researchers should focus on individual difference rather than focus on individuals similarities.
Researchers should want to study and go into depth on why people are different fr
The focus of the behavioral conditioning level of analysis is the observable
patterns in behavior. This theory expresses that our personalities are mainly determined
by our behaviors, the way they are reinforced, and behaviors that are observed. Skinner
Final Exam Study Guide
In the early 1900s, Sigmund Freud founded a controversial, comprehensive theory of
Began his career in medicine with research on cocaine
Became interested in using hypnosis to address
Personality Psychology Group Project
You r final grade in Psy 370 will be partially based on a group project. The group project is
designed to be a culminating event in the course. You will be expected to draw on everything
you have learned in Personality
Personality Psychology Study Guide
Dollard & Miller (basic focus)- Studied at Yale University. They developed a theory together in
the 1940s & were fascinated by Freuds bold speculation about the mind. Their orientation is
called the psy
Lecture 1: Efficient Student
o Laptops: Students asked to multitask averaged 11% lower on a test (one letter grade). The
students surrounded by laptops of others who were multitasking scored 17% lower (almost
2 letter grades).
o Trying to m