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1

Describe what a "double blind" design is.

When the researcher and the people in the experiment don't know if they are in the control or experiment group

2

Where is the chemical process located during neural transmission?

Syntax

3

Name a person associated with the humanist perspective?

Abraham lasso

4

Which nervous system is the spinal cord part of?

Centrobe

5

What psychological perspective is B.F skinner associated with?

Behaviorism

6

What is at the top of maslows hierarchy of needs?

Self actualation

7

What kind of cells form myelin?

Gleo cells

8

What is the difference between a ventricle & a vesicles?

Vesicles release neurotransmitter
Ventricle the hole the cavities the empty space in the brain

9

Depolarization

When the electrical charges inside an axon & outside an axon come closer together

10

behaviorists think people are born as

Blank slates

11

What statistical test measures how likely it is that someone made a type I error?

Statistical testing

12

What is g Stanley hall known for?

Brought psychology structuralism to the United States

13

Which correlation is the strongest?
R= 1.3
R=0.24
R=-0.65
R=0.58

-0.65

14

What two ions cross the axon membrane to allow the passage of action potentials?

Sodium & potassium

15

Are SAT scores influenced by sleep
What's the dependent variable?

SAT scores

16

What three things make up the brain stem?

The pons the medulla the midbrain

17

Who is main person associated with functionalism

James

18

What neurotransmitter is involved with Alzheimer's disease?

Acetylcholine

19

Which perspective is client centered therapy associated w|?

Humanism

20

What part of the hindbrain is responsible for balance & motor coordination & is disturbed greatly by alcohol

Cerebellum

21

What does the "all or none" law mean w| regards to neural transmission & action potential

It either happens or it doesn't. It's either triggered or it's not,

22

Who two neurotransmitters are associated with depression

Saratonin