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Grade 9 Psychology
When you use knowledge and experience to figure out why a lamp in your house will not light, you are using
  1. classical conditioning
  2. insight learning
  3. innate behavior
  4. trial-and-error learning
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
By using a random sample of a population for a study, scientists
  1. are able to question every member of the target population
  2. use proportionately representative subgroups of the target population
  3. hope to avoid bias in their study
  4. are ensured that the study will be easily replicated
Grade 9 Psychology
Keeping the records of research participants confidential is an example of
  1. ethical standards.
  2. independent variable.
  3. informed consent.
  4. volunteer bias.
Grade 9 Psychology
The relationship between smoking cigarettes and living a long, healthy life is an example of a(n)
  1. positive correlation.
  2. negative correlation.
  3. dependent variable.
  4. independent variable.
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
The weakest amount of a stimulus that can be sensed is known as
  1. sensory adaptation.
  2. absolute threshold.
  3. difference threshold.
  4. signal-detection theory.
Grade 9 Psychology
What is something that produces a reaction called?
  1. a response
  2. a stimulus
  3. a reinforcer
  4. a conditioned response
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
Which of the following is necessary to make a study ethical?
  1. correlation
  2. independent variable
  3. volunteer bias
  4. confidentality
Grade 9 Psychology
A view of oneself as an individual is a person's
  1. congruence.
  2. self-esteem.
  3. positive regard.
  4. self-concept.
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
Once a theory has been proven multiple times, it becomes a
  1. affiliation.
  2. principle.
  3. archetype.
  4. concept.
Grade 9 Psychology
To observe how individuals change over time, scientists use a(n)
  1. intelligence test.
  2. longitudinal test.
  3. cross-sectional study.
  4. case study.
Grade 9 Psychology
Grade 9 Psychology
The two parts of real communication...
  1. speaking and listening
  2. listening and yelling
  3. speaking and acting out what is being spoke about
  4. listening and hand motions
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