Psychology 111 Notes
CHAPTER 1: Psychology and Scientific Thinking
What is Psychology? Science vs. Intuition
- William James: Often regarded as founder of American Psychology
Psychology: the scientific study of the mind, brain, and behavior
Levels of anal
Psychology Quiz # 2: Notes
CHAPTER 9: Intelligence and IQ Testing
Chris Langan: Smartest man in the United States. He has an IQ of 195 and he
learned how to speak when he was six months old and read when he was 3 years
old. He was a child prodigy. He rece
Exam 3 Review Guide
Exam III covers chapters 3, 13, 14, 15. Bold areas are focus areas that will absolutely
be on the exam. Other learning objectives are fair game
3.2 Identify the structural elements of the nervous system. Recognize the types a
Review for Psychology Exam 2
11.1 Define how bodily processes are involved in emotion.
Discuss how physiological processes are involved in emotion.
- The fight-or-flight response is a reaction to danger in which the sympathetic nervous
Review for Psychology Exam 1
1.1 Define the science of psychology.
- the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
Distinguish between psychological science and popular misconceptions
- psychological science emphasizes empiricism