Consciousness- our awareness of ourselves and our environment
Biological rhythm- periodic psychological fluctuations
Circadian rhythm- the biological clock
REM sleep (rapid eye movement) a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams
Psychology FRQ 08/15/14
Question: Elio has a theory that regular exercise can improve thinking. Help him design
an experiment evaluating this theory.
Response: In order to evaluate Elios theory that regular exercise can improve thinking
we need to conduct
Chapter 14 - Personality
An individuals characteristic pattern of thinking, feeling, and acting
Four basic perspectives
From Freuds theory which proposes that childhood sexuality and unconscious
Chapter 13- Emotion
Theories of Emotion
Emotions are defined as a response of the whole organism including physiological
arousal, expressive behaviors and conscious experience.
The two controversies regarding emotions includes:
o Does your physiologi
Chapter 11 Intelligence
What is Intelligence?
Reification is the viewing of an abstract immaterial trait as if it was a concrete
item. It is the reasoning error we commit when tagging intelligence based on an
Intelligence is a socially construc
AP Psychology Outline
Chapter 16: Psychological Disorders
Blue Important Points
Green Important People & Contributions
Medical Model Proposes to Think of Abnormal Behavior as a Disease.
a. Thomas Szasz = Medical Model Critic, Minds ca