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  1. The two components of the Schacter-Singer theory that create emotions are
  2. According to Benjamin Whorf's linguistic relativity hypothesis, which of the following is true?
  3. Chomsky's ideas that the skills needed for language acquisition were largely innate illustrates the influence:
  4. Walter Cannon�s theory of emotion was significant since it argued:
  5. David Weschler�s work has most clearly contributed to research on:
  6. Martin Seligman�s argued _______________________ most clearly led to the development of learned helplessness.
  7. According to Albert Bandura, one�s assessment of how competent one feels related to completing a given task relates to the concept of:
  8. John Locke�s concept of a �tabla-rasa� (blank slate) most clearly aligned with the _________________ approach�s view of human nature.
  9. Phineus Gage�s brain trauma suffered in the accident on the railroad highlighted the frontal lobe�s connection to:
  10. Charles Darwin ideas were most clearly influential to:
  11. Carl Wernicke discovered an area in the left temporal lobe responsible for:
  12. Sperry�s split brain patient�s originally had their corpus callosum cut because:
  13. In his work on split brain research, Roger Sperry noticed the right brain�s superiority at:
  14. Yerkes and Dodson believed that most tasks were completed best with a _____________ level of arousal.
  15. Yerkes and Dodson believed that well learned/effort based tasks were completed best with a ________________ level of arousal.
  16. _________________________ was a Developmental and Psychoanalytic theorist that argued individuals go through series of psychosocial stages where they encounter conflicts. Ex: trust vs. mistrust (infancy and feeding), autonomy vs. shame and doubt (toddler and toilet training), intiative vs. guilt (preschool and independence), industry vs. inferiority (school age and schooling comparison), identity vs. role confusion (adolescence and who am I), intimacy vs. isolation (young adult and romantic relationships), generativity vs. stagnation (mid adult and parenting), and integrity vs. despair (late adult and acceptance of one's life.
  17. __________________________ conducted the study with monkeys showing attachment was NOT just based on nourishment but instead on body contact. Design: Monkeys have 'Terrycloth Mother' and 'Wire Mother' in chamber. Bottle (Nourishment and Independent variable) would be shifted between Experimental and Control groups; monkeys always preferred terry cloth showing influence of body contact.
  18. ________________________conducted the Strange Situation Experiment to test children's ATTACHMENT to caregiver in a novel setting (scientific lab). Researcher measured amount of exploration while mother was there and reaction when mother left and returned. Securely attached children explored, were upset when their mother left, and were happy to see their mothers return. Insecure attached children were anxious to explore and angry when mom returns.
  19. Developed test to identify French school children with special needs.
  20. The Asch effect has become synomymous with ______________ because of Solomon Asch's most famous research.
  21. Discovered the �hidden observer� (part of consciousness that you were unaware of while hypnotized) in his support of the dissociation view of hypnosis.
  22. Believed intelligence was largely controlled by a singular ability that he termed �g�
  23. ____________________________ confrontational form of cognitive therapy was known as ______________.
  24. Elizabeth Kubler-Ross's psychological stages were most clearly related to:
  25. B.F. Skinner:
  26. Jean Piaget:
  27. Lawrence Kolberg drew from the __________ perspective in explaining moral development
  28. Carl Broca:
  29. E.L. Thorndikes "Law of Effect":
  30. The research on the framing effect\'s impact on memory was conducted by _________________ who noticed people remembered cars going faster when "smashed" was used as an adjective in a question rather than "bumped."
  31. Darwin's theory has had the most influence in explaining which of the following findings:
  32. Which experiment had the biggest influence on observational learning theory:
  33. Alfred Adler was most well known for creating the concept of:
  34. The classical conditioning model that argued that conditioning was most effective when the conditioned stimuli reliably predicted the unconditioned stimuli was proposed by:
  35. David Hubel and Tostein Wiesel discovered these cells within the visual cortex responsible for detecting the lines, edges, angles, shape, and movement of a stimuli: