Psychology Unit 1 Quiz Review

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What did Sigmund Freud call his method of treating patients?
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psychoanalysis
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Which current perspective in psychology is the scientific study of behavior?
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behavioral psychology
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Identifying unconscious drives is a major concern of biological psychologists.
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False
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Which modern psychological perspective is most influenced by the ideas of Sigmund Freud?
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psychodynamic psychology
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Consciousness refers to thoughts and feelings that a person is not aware of.
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False
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Which statement best reflects the approach of Gestalt psychology?
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The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.
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Cognitive psychology is the scientific study of
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mental processes such as reasoning and remembering.
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Psychology is the study of
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thoughts, feelings, and behaviors.
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Which approach to psychology is associated with the \”father of psychology,\” Wilhelm Wundt?
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structuralism
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Introspection involves looking inward and identifying conscious feelings and mental images.
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True
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The psychologist that developed a hierarchy of human needs is
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Abraham Maslow
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A psychologist investigating how teens are influenced by their peers is most likely to be in the subfield of
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social psychology.
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Organizing and interpreting information from the senses is called
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perception.
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Which type of psychologist would be most likely to treat people with serious emotional problems?
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clinical psychologist
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Behavior is defined as the actions and reactions of human beings and other animals.
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True

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