Psychology Test 1

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Psychology Test 1
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2014-02-17 17:00:32
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  1. Psychology
    Study of behavior and predictors of it.
  2. Variable
    Characteristic everyone in a group has.
  3. Goals for the study of behavior...
    • a Define
    • b Explain
    • c Predict
    • d Control
  4. Specialties in Psychology
    • a Physiological Psychology
    • b Perception
    • c Learning and Memory
    • d Developmental Psychology
    • e Personality
    • f Social Psychology
    • g Health Psychology
    • h Abnormal Behavior
  5. Physiological Psychology deals with...
    the study of how biological affects your behavior. Never just genes. Includes...genes, hormones, and brain.
  6. Genes
    • Athletic Ability
    • Alcoholism
    • OCD
    • Shyness
    • Cheerfulness
    • Religiosity
  7. Hormones
    • Puberty
    • PMS
    • Pregnancy
    • Menopause
    • Anabolic Steroids
  8. Brain
    • Depression
    • Paranoia
    • Anxiety
    • Schizophrenia
  9. Perception (behavior)
    • What gets attention?
    • What causes illusions?
    • Is subliminal attention real?
    • Is institution real?
    • Altered states of consciousness.
  10. Altered states of consciousness include...
    • Sleep
    • Dreams
    • Hypnosis
    • Anesthesia
    • Drugs
    • ESP(extra sensory perception)
  11. Learning and Memory (behavior)
    • learned- action, thoughts, and emotion
    • enhancing and types of - memory
  12. Health Psychological (behavior)
    • Stress
    • Pain
  13. Abnormal Behavior
    • Phobias
    • Depression
    • Obsession
    • Amnesia
    • Sexual Disorder

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