PSY 223 Chapter 1 Notes and Study Guide
1. What characterizes the academic field of developmental psychology?
2. What is theory and why is theory an important aspect of the scientific study of human
3. What are the functions or purposes of
NOTICE OF DISMISSAL FROM A JOB
not because of bad performance, misconduct or
any other work related issue. But we fire her as we opened a new line that she needs
and has to work on it 12 hours a day sometimes seven days a week and
Psychology Test 2 Study Guide:
Chapter 2: Read all figures.
Psychology is Empirical
Empiricism: The premise that knowledge should be acquired through observation.
Hypothesis: Is a tentative statement about the relationship between two or more variables.
Chapter 9 study guide: Psychology 110
Intelligence Tests: Measure genera mental ability.
Aptitude Tests: Assesses specific types of mental abilities.
Achievement Tests: Gauge a person's mastery and knowledge of certain subjects.
Personality tests: Measure
Chapter 6 Study Guide Psychology 110
Learning: is any relatively durable change in behavior or knowledge that is due to experience.
Phobias: Irrational fears of specific objects or situations.
Classical Conditioning: A type of learning in which a stimulus