PS415 Final Exam

PS415 Final Exam

PS415 Final Exam 

Course Psychology: History & Systems
Test PS415 Final Exam
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Due Date 7/4/20 11:59 PM
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Attempt Score 88 out of 100 points
Time Elapsed 50 minutes out of 1 hour and 30 minutes
Instructions You will have 90 minutes to complete 50 multiple choice and true or false questions.
  • Question 1

2 out of 2 points

Which of the following techniques did Conwy Lloyd Morgan use to study the animal mind:
  • Question 2

2 out of 2 points

What is concerned with how the mind functions or how it is used by an organism to adapt to its environment?
  • Question 3

2 out of 2 points

In 1809, the French naturalist Jean-Baptiste Lamarck formulated what kind of theory of evolution that emphasized the modification of an animal’s bodily form through its efforts to adapt to its environment?
  • Question 4

2 out of 2 points

Who was known by some as “one of the luckiest men who ever lived”?
  • Question 5

2 out of 2 points

The botanist John Stevens Henslow, one of Darwin’s teachers, secured Darwin’s appointment as a naturalist aboard what vessel that the British government was preparing for a scientific voyage around the world?
  • Question 6

2 out of 2 points

Darwin formulated the ideas of the struggle for survival, and the “survival of the fittest,” after reading what essay by the economist Thomas Malthus who noted that the world’s food supply increases arithmetically, whereas the human population tends to increase geometrically?
  • Question 7

2 out of 2 points

What was the name of Darwin’s second major book on evolution?
  • Question 8

2 out of 2 points

Was the following quote written by Alfred Russel Wallace, a poor, struggling naturalist:  “I see open fields for more important researches. Psychology will be based on a new foundation”
  • Question 9

2 out of 2 points

Evolutionary theory brought about a change in psychology’s what?
  • Question 10

2 out of 2 points

Which theorist’s work on mental inheritance and the individual differences in human capacities effectively brought the spirit of evolution to bear on the new psychology?
  • Question 11

2 out of 2 points

Which psychologist wrote ‘The Reflex Arc Concept in Psychology,’ a key article in the early development of functionalism?
  • Question 12

2 out of 2 points

Who was known as the ‘Father of American Psychology’?
  • Question 13

2 out of 2 points

What is known as a branch of psychology that looks at behaviors and thoughts relative to how they affect a person’s ability to function and change to meet needs in their environment?
  • Question 14

2 out of 2 points

True of False: William James was strongly influenced by the scientific work of Charles Darwin and his theory of natural selection featured in The Origin of Species?
  • Question 15

2 out of 2 points

Who was not a part of the “Functional Inequality of Women”
  • Question 16

2 out of 2 points

Who developed the first truly psychological test of mental ability using more complex measures?
  • Question 17

2 out of 2 points

What is also known as the age at which children of average ability can perform certain tasks, as stated by Alfred Binet and Theodore Simon?
  • Question 18

2 out of 2 points

Which aspect of psychology could contribute to:
1. vocational guidance
2. advertising
3. personnel management
4. mental testing
5. employee motivation
6. and the effects of fatigue and monotony on job performance
  • Question 19

2 out of 2 points

Who helped to write the revision of the Stanford-Binet Intelligence Test?
  • Question 20

2 out of 2 points

 The vibrant development of American psychology during which time frame was a striking phenomenon in the history of science?
  • Question 21

2 out of 2 points

Who was credited with contributing a significant step toward greater objectivity in animal psychology?
  • Question 22

2 out of 2 points

Who was one of the first American psychologists to receive all of his education in the United States.?
  • Question 23

2 out of 2 points

True or False: Ivan Pavlov’s famous research helped to begin the shift in the study of learning from its earlier emphasis on subjective ideas to objective and quantifiable physiological events such as glandular secretions and muscular movements.
  • Question 24

2 out of 2 points

During his distinguished career, Pavlov worked on how many major problem(s)?
  • Question 25

2 out of 2 points

Vladimir Bekhterev was another important figure in the development of ______&______?
  • Question 26

2 out of 2 points

Who is the founder of Behaviorism?
  • Question 27

2 out of 2 points

Watson did not believe in displaying what towards your own children, and referenced this in many of his books?
  • Question 28

2 out of 2 points

True or False: The methods of behaviorism consisted of:

Observation with and without the use of instruments

Testing methods

The verbal report method

The conditioned reflex method

  • Question 29

2 out of 2 points

Watson argued that behaviors that seem instinctive are really what kind of response?
  • Question 30

2 out of 2 points

Karl Lashley was an a student and advocate of Watson’s behaviorism, offering which principles?
  • Question 31

2 out of 2 points

What are the three stages of Behaviorism?
  • Question 32

2 out of 2 points

What is Purposive behaviorism?
  • Question 33

2 out of 2 points

Who became the most frequently cited psychologist in the field of behaviorism?
  • Question 34

2 out of 2 points

Which method is used for establishing postulates from which experimentally testable conclusions can be deduced?
  • Question 35

2 out of 2 points

What is known as “A learning situation that involves behavior emitted by an organism rather than elicited by a detectable stimulus”
  • Question 36

0 out of 2 points

True or False: We have traced the development of psychology from the initial ideas of Wundt and their elaboration by Titchener, through the behaviorism school of thought and the applied areas of psychology, to the functionalist of Watson and Skinner and the cognitive challenge within that movement.
  • Question 37

2 out of 2 points

What is also known as “an approach to knowledge based on an unbiased description of immediate experience as it occurs, not analyzed or reduced to elements”?
  • Question 38

2 out of 2 points

What describes the Phi phenomenon?
  • Question 39

0 out of 2 points

Which theorist was known for carrying out some of his most productive work for the development of Gestalt psychology?
  • Question 40

0 out of 2 points

Who was known as  the most prolific promoter of the Gestalt movement?
  • Question 41

2 out of 2 points

Psychoanalysis can be credited towards whom?
  • Question 42

2 out of 2 points

What are the three major sources of influence on the psychoanalytic movement?
  • Question 43

2 out of 2 points

What is another word for Gottfried Wilhelm Leibnitz’s theory of psychic entities, called monads, which are similar to perceptions?
  • Question 44

0 out of 2 points

True or False: Benjamin Rush was the first psychiatrist to open a formal practice in the United States, as well as being a signer of the Declaration of Independence.
  • Question 45

2 out of 2 points

What is knowns as the process of reducing or eliminating a complex by recalling it to conscious awareness and allowing it to be expressed?
  • Question 46

2 out of 2 points

What is the different between Resistance and Repression?
  • Question 47

0 out of 2 points

True or False: After the founding of Psychoanalysis, theories such as Social Psychological and “The Zeitgeist Strikes Again” came about
  • Question 48

2 out of 2 points

Psychoanalysis became much more divided by its revisionist theorists than did _________?
  • Question 49

0 out of 2 points

The theorists involved in the continuing developments in psychology consisted of:
  • Question 50

2 out of 2 points

Will evolutionary psychology or cognitive psychology become that final arbiter of what psychology ought to be and do?

PS415 Final Exam 

PS415 Final Exam 

PS415 Final Exam 

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