History of Psychology, 3e - Quiz: Chapter 4

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Question 1:


a) psychology was not preparadigmatic
b) psychology was preparadigmatic
c) mathematics was not applicable to psychological events
d) mathematics was applicable to psychological events

Question 2:


a) apperceptive mass; assimilates
b) assimilates; apperceptive mass
c) apperceptive; rejects
d) assimilates; rejects

Question 3:


a) Application
b) Preparation
c) Presentation
d) Association

Question 4:


a) mental events; religion
b) conciousness; events in the nervous system
c) the mental; the physical
d) Both B and C.

Question 5:


a) Psychophysics
b) Quantity objection
c) Just noticeable difference
d) Colour perception

Question 6:


a) the environment
b) beauty
c) artistic ability
d) kitsch

Question 7:


a) subordinate
b) fatal
c) mechanistic
d) nervous

Question 8:


a) Trichromatic theory of colour perception
b) Opponent process theory of colour perception
c) Colour blindness
d) Law of progressions and pathologies

Question 9:


a) Ladd-Franklin
b) Herbart
c) Fechner
d) Helmholtz

Question 10:


a) Helmholtz
b) Hering
c) Broca
d) Ladd-Franklin

Question 11:


a) Broca’s aphasia
b) Trichromatic theory of colour perception
c) Phrenology
d) Eugenics

Question 12:


a) Gall’s area
b) Wernicke’s area
c) Spurzheim’s area
d) Broca’s area

Question 13:


a) Apperception
b) Social Darwinism
c) Galton’s law
d) Eugenics

Question 14:


a) himself
b) his research assistants
c) members of the public
d) his cousin Darwin

Question 15:


a) Survival of the fittest
b) The law of evolution
c) Social Darwinism
d) Eugenics

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