Psychology Command Terms.txt

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Psychology Command Terms.txt
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2011-10-26 20:11:41
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psychology command terms
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  1. Apply
    Use an idea, equation, principle, theory or law in relation to a given problem or issue
  2. Analyse
    Break down in order to bring out the essential elements or structure
  3. Outline
    Give a brief account of summary
  4. Compare
    give an account of the similarities between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout
  5. Compare and contrast
    give an account of the similarities and differences between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout
  6. Contrast
    give an account of the differences between two (or more) items or situations, referring to both (all) of them throughout
  7. Define
    give the precise meaning of a word, phrase, concept or physical quantity
  8. Describe
    Give a detailed account
  9. Discuss
    offer a considered and balanced review that include a range of arguments, factors or hypotheses; opinions or conclusions should be presented clearly and supported by appropriate evidence
  10. Distinguish
    make clear the differences between two or more concepts or items
  11. Evaluate
    make an appraisal by weighing up the strengths and limitations
  12. Examine
    consider an argument or concept in a way that uncovers the assumptions and interrelationships of the issue
  13. Explain
    Give a detailed account including reasons or causes
  14. State
    give a specific name, value or other brief answer without explanation or calculation
  15. To What Extent
    consider the merits or otherwise of an argument or concept; opinions and conclusions should be presented clearly and supported with appropriate evidence and sound judgement

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