History of Psychology, 3e - Quiz: Chapter 9

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Question 1:


a) Thorndike
b) Pavlov
c) Watson
d) Skinner

Question 2:


a) Thorndike
b) Bekhterev
c) Pavlov
d) Franz

Question 3:


a) psychologist; physiologist
b) physiologist; psychologist
c) behaviourist; psychologist
d) Darwinian; behaviourist

Question 4:


a) conditioned reflex; conditioned
b) unconditioned response; conditioned
c) conditioned reflex; unconditioned
d) conditioned response; unconditioned

Question 5:


a) Animal rights
b) Animal welfare
c) Vivisectionists
d) Both A and B.

Question 6:


a) Bekhterev
b) Pavlov
c) Watson
d) Skinner

Question 7:


a) our thoughts
b) the soul
c) behaviour
d) group dynamics

Question 8:


a) A claim that as long as a certain research direction is not followed, the results will be worthwhile
b) A claim that if a certain research direction is followed, the results will be worthwhile
c) A claim that research is worthwhile
d) A claim that a certain research direction is unwarranted

Question 9:


a) Franz
b) Watson
c) Pavlov
d) Skinner

Question 10:


a) Tropism
b) Reflexology
c) Mass action
d) Equipotentiality

Question 11:


a) Lashley; Pavlov; Watson
b) Lashley; Watson; Pavlov
c) Skinner; Lashley; Watson
d) Watson; Pavlov; Skinner

Question 12:


a) Reflexive and promissory
b) Human and animal
c) Primary and secondary
d) Respondent and operant

Question 13:


a) Get a good research assistant.
b) Some ways of doing research are easier than others.
c) Some people are lucky.
d) Apparatuses sometimes break down.

Question 14:


a) Ablation
b) homunculus
c) tropisms
d) serendipity

Question 15:


a) Lashley
b) both C and D
c) Skinner
d) Watson

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