History of Psychology, 3e - Quiz: Chapter 1

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Question 1:


a) Cyclical
b) Spiral
c) Feminist
d) Zeitgeist

Question 2:


a) Historiography
b) Zeitgeist
c) Social construction
d) Paradigm

Question 3:


a) Boring
b) Beauvoir
c) Furomoto
d) Kuhn

Question 4:


a) The scientist as subjective
b) The scientist as neutral observer
c) The scientist as objective fact finder
d) The scientist as feminine

Question 5:


a) Clash
b) Revolution
c) The Structure of the Scientific Revolution
d) Paradigm

Question 6:


a) The Second Sex
b) The Feminine Mystique
c) ‘The history of psychology revisited’
d) She did not write a feminist text.

Question 7:


a) Identification of distortions in psychology’s history
b) Emphasis placed on similarities between genders
c) Identification of contributions of women to psychology
d) An increase in the number of female authors on the topic

Question 8:


a) The science-objectivity system
b) The science-gender system
c) The paradigm system
d) The social system of gender

Question 9:


a) feminists
b) proponents of traditional history
c) historicists
d) social constructionists

Question 10:


a) historiography
b) essentialism
c) historicism
d) presentism

Question 11:


a) Kuhn
b) Manuel
c) Goethe
d) Darwin

Question 12:


a) Circle
b) Spiral
c) Cylinder
d) Square

Question 13:


a) Progressive vs. cyclical
b) Person vs. Zeitgeist
c) Spiral vs. Zeitgeist
d) Progressive vs. spiral

Question 14:


a) The set of beliefs that guide those in a scientific discipline
b) The development of established sciences has not been smooth
c) The change in a scientific discipline’s fundamental beliefs
d) The existence of fundamentally different ways of interpreting data

Question 15:


a) intermixed
b) interchanged
c) interdisciplinary
d) interlocked

Question 16:


a) True
b) False

Question 17:


a) True
b) False

Question 18:


a) True
b) False

Question 19:


a) True
b) False

Question 20:


a) True
b) False

Question 21:


a) True
b) False

Question 22:


a) True
b) False

Question 23:


a) True
b) False

Question 24:


a) True
b) False

Question 25:


a) True
b) False