Science Quiz / General Psychology Game Pt. 1

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In classical conditioning, an unlearned, naturally occurring response to an unconditioned stimulus.
A concept or framework that organizes and interprets information-Our current understandings.
Psychosexual stage that is a phase of dormant sexual feelings
The theory that to experience emotion one must be physically aroused and cognitively label the arousal.
A mood disorder marked by a hyperactive, wildly optimistic state.
Psychosexual stage that pleasure zone is the genitals; coping with incestuous sexual feelings
Freud's theory of personality that operates on the reality principle and seeks to gratify id's impulses in realistic ways (largely conscious)
Large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep.
What part of the brain controls heartbeat and breathing?
Psychosexual stage that pleasure focuses on bowel and bladder elimination; coping with demands of control
Freud's theory of personality that operates on the pleasure principle and seeks immediate gratification (unconscious)
In classical conditioning, a learned response to a previously neutral stimulus.
I knew it all along phenomenon.
Observing and recording behavior in naturally occurring situations without trying to manipulate and control the situation.
What is the measure of memory that this quiz challenges (fill-in-the-blank)
Interpreting our new experiences in terms of our existing schemas.
A person's characteristic emotional reactivity and intensity.
What is it called when people work in a group with a common goal and put forth less effort
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50% of the time.
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).
Defining meaningful scores by comparison with the performance of a pretested group.
Being masked (anonymous) in a group can make you more likely to behave differently in a situation
Organizing items into familiar, manageable units. (Memorizing a license plate)
Slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state.
The level of stimulation required to trigger a natural impulse.
Below one's absolute threshold for conscious awareness.
When in a group setting, people tend to perform better with an audience
A clear memory of an emotionally significant moment or event. (9/11)
Psychosexual stage that is the maturation of sexual interests
Psychosexual stage that is the pleasure center of the mouth

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