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Below one's absolute threshold for conscious awareness.
What is it called when people work in a group with a common goal and put forth less effort
Observing and recording behavior in naturally occurring situations without trying to manipulate and control the situation.
Psychosexual stage that is a phase of dormant sexual feelings
Psychosexual stage that is the maturation of sexual interests
Large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep.
In classical conditioning, a learned response to a previously neutral stimulus.
What part of the brain controls heartbeat and breathing?
A clear memory of an emotionally significant moment or event. (9/11)
A mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state.
A concept or framework that organizes and interprets information-Our current understandings.
Being masked (anonymous) in a group can make you more likely to behave differently in a situation
A person's characteristic emotional reactivity and intensity.
Organizing items into familiar, manageable units. (Memorizing a license plate)
I knew it all along phenomenon.
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In classical conditioning, an unlearned, naturally occurring response to an unconditioned stimulus.
Slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state.
When in a group setting, people tend to perform better with an audience
Freud's theory of personality that operates on the pleasure principle and seeks immediate gratification (unconscious)
What is the measure of memory that this quiz challenges (fill-in-the-blank)
Psychosexual stage that pleasure zone is the genitals; coping with incestuous sexual feelings
Interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing schemas.
The theory that to experience emotion one must be physically aroused and cognitively label the arousal.
Freud's theory of personality that is the voice of our moral compass. Forces the ego to to consider not only the real but the ideal (the conscience).
Freud's theory of personality that operates on the reality principle and seeks to gratify id's impulses in realistic ways (largely conscious)
Psychosexual stage that is the pleasure center of the mouth
The level of stimulation required to trigger a natural impulse.
Defining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested group.
Psychosexual stage that pleasure focuses on bowel and bladder elimination; coping with demands of control
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50% of the time.

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