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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Study Guide - Comprehensive Final Exam Guide - Neuron, Thalamus, Spinal Cord

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20 Nov 2018
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Somatic nervous system converts instructions from central nervous system to skeletal muscles. Autonomic nervous system- regulates organs & involuntary
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Otto Loewi, Amblyopia, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

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16 Sep 2018
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Dualism- the mind and body are separate entities, but they interact. Pineal gland- site in the brain where the mind and body interact; seat of thought
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Skeletal Muscle, Temporal Lobe, Neural Development

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16 Sep 2018
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Chapter 5 development and plasticity of the brain. It also forms excess synapses and discards the less active ones: experiences alter brain anatomy. Pl
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Scrotum, Pituitary Gland, Optic Chiasm

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16 Sep 2018
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Main ideas: many physiological and behavioral processes maintain a near constancy of certain body variables. They anticipate needs as well as react to
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Retina, Endoplasmic Reticulum, Sensory Neuron

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16 Sep 2018
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Main ideas: the nervous system is composed of two kinds of cells: neurons and glia. Instead, they convey information to nearby neurons by graded potent
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Evolutionary Psychology, Epigenetics, Chest Hair

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16 Sep 2018
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Biological psychology- the study of physiological, evolutionary, and developmental mechanisms of behavior and experience. Genetic drift- when a gene sp
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Second Messenger System, Neuroglia, Thyroid

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16 Sep 2018
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Main ideas: at a synapse, a neuron releases chemicals called neurotransmitters that excite or inhibit another cell. In most cases, a single release of
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Depth Perception, Inferior Temporal Gyrus, Sensory Neuroscience

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16 Sep 2018
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Main ideas: each sensory neuron conveys a particular type of experience. How far you see depends on how far the light travels before it strikes the eye
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Sound, Aspirin, Calcium Carbonate

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16 Sep 2018
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The meaning depends on the pattern across a population of neurons. Human sense of taste alerts us to the bitterness of poisons, but does not respond to
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Behavioral Neuroscience, Antonio Damasio, Corticosteroid

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16 Sep 2018
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 4: Fourth Ventricle, Central Sulcus, Tegmentum

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16 Sep 2018
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Main ideas: each part of the nervous system has specialized functions. It is difficult to conduct research on the functions of the nervous system. Conc
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UMPSY 220Hurwitz BarryFall

PSY 220 Chapter Notes - Chapter 8: Chromosome, Cardiac Muscle, Midbrain Tectum

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16 Sep 2018
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That is, control of movement is inseparably linked with cognition. Each muscle fiber receives information from only one axon, though a given axon may i
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UMPSY 370FooteFall

PSY 370 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Incubus, Gender Binary, Transvestism

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16 Sep 2018
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Human sexual behavior is a very diverse phenomenon; many things including religion, science, and culture affect it. Sexual behavior- behavior that prod
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UMPSY 370FooteFall

PSY 370 Study Guide - Quiz Guide: Sarcoma, Midlife Crisis, Sildenafil

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16 Sep 2018
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Coitus- a form of sex in which there is pvi. Gender- a person"s sense of being male or female. Rape- genital activity without the active consent of one
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UMPSY 370FooteFall

PSY 370 Chapter Notes - Chapter 19: Southern Baptist Convention, Self-Awareness, Islamic Schools And Branches

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16 Sep 2018
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Ethics- a system of moral principles; a way of determining right and wrong. Hedonism- a moral system based on maximizing pleasure and avoiding pain. As
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UMPSY 291Elizabeth A. SimpsonFall

PSY 291 Study Guide - Final Guide: Statistical Inference, Sign Test, Alternative Hypothesis

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16 Sep 2018
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Null hypothesis (h0) -set up to be the logical counterpart of the alternative hypothesis such that is the null hypothesis is false, the alternative hyp
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UMPSY 290Jennifer BrittonFall

PSY 290 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Discriminant Validity, Double Negative, Narcissistic Personality Inventory

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16 Sep 2018
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Operationalization- the process of turning a concept of interest into a measured or manipulated variable. Researcher ed diener and his study of happine
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UMPSY 290Jennifer BrittonFall

PSY 290 Study Guide - Final Guide: Effect Size, Media Multitasking, Categorical Variable

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16 Sep 2018
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Association claim- describes the relationship found between two measured variables. Bivariate correlation (bivariate association)- an association that
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UMPSY 291Elizabeth A. SimpsonFall

PSY 291 Study Guide - Final Guide: Alternative Hypothesis, Binomial Theorem, Mutual Exclusivity

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16 Sep 2018
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Probability- the expected relative frequency of a particular outcome. Probability can be viewed in 2 ways: a priori- the classical viewpoint, can be so
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Study Guide - Final Guide: Sunk Costs, Psy, Deductive Reasoning

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16 Sep 2018
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Psy 250 cognitive psychology - hurtado network theory- our brain might form new memories by connecting their meaning and context with meanings already
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Study Guide - Quiz Guide: Executive Functions, Rapid Eye Movement Sleep, Superior Temporal Sulcus

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16 Sep 2018
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Cognition- processes by which the sensory information is received, processed, stored. We receive information from the outside world through our senses.
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Mcgurk Effect, Forgetting Curve, Vocal Tract

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16 Sep 2018
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Studied humans with severed corpus callosum (patient w. j. ) flashed stimuli such as letters and light bursts to the left and right visual fields. When
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Imaging Technology, Ct Scan, Attentional Blink

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16 Sep 2018
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Electroencephalogram (eeg) the subject is given a stimulus and we can see when the neurons are firing in relation to the stimulus; good when informatio
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Roger Wolcott Sperry, Handsfree, Daniel Kahneman

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16 Sep 2018
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Subjects performed tasks for a high or low reward. Results: task difficulty, not reward, predicted the effort. The task is to detect when the double ju
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UMPSY 250hurtadoSpring

PSY 250 Study Guide - Final Guide: Retrospective Memory, Availability Heuristic, Auditory Cortex

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16 Sep 2018
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Abduction- a form of induction in which a conclusion is made that offers the best explanation for the available facts, although it is not necessarily c
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Inner Core, Chemosynthesis, Hydrogen Sulfide

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16 Sep 2018
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Chordate, Internal Fertilization, Sea Slug

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16 Sep 2018
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Archean domain (fossils or organisms) direct evidence says 2. 5 billion years ago. Bacterial domain cyanobacteria indirect evidence says 3. 5 billion y
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Banded Iron Formation, Cyanobacteria, Archean

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16 Sep 2018
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Panspermia, Nasa Astrobiology Institute, Methane Clathrate

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16 Sep 2018
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Study Guide - Quiz Guide: Organism, Permineralization, Permafrost

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16 Sep 2018
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Final: Exam 3 Review Sheet

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16 Sep 2018
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Gsc102: exam #3 review sheet: ordovician mass extinction event, devonian mass extinction event, permian mass extinction event, triassic mass extinction
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Chondrichthyes, Ordovician, Graptolithina

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16 Sep 2018
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5 major mass distinction events: end-ordovician, late devonian, end-guadalupian & end-permian, end-triassic, end-cretaceous, killed off dinosaurs, aste
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UMGSC 102ta-shanataylorSpring

GSC 102 Study Guide - Quiz Guide: Clair Cameron Patterson, Zircon, Hadean

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16 Sep 2018
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Evidence brought into the environment more recently absorb lead from the atmosphere. When people turn on their car engines and lead comes out the tailp
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Chapter Notes - Chapter 10: Human Sexuality, Propranolol, Stage Fright

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15 Sep 2018
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Surveys on matters of (cid:498)normal sexuality(cid:499) fail us on 2 counts: they claim to reveal sexual norms, but they are actually reporting mostly
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Autonomic Nervous System, Alprazolam, Factitious Disorder

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15 Sep 2018
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Chapter 1: abnormal behavior in historical context: know the definition of psychopathology (abnormal psychology) and all its parts. Psychological disor
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Antipsychotic, Germ Theory Of Disease, Headache

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15 Sep 2018
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Psychological disorder/abnormal behavior is 1) a psychological dysfunction within an individual that is 2) associated with distress or impairment in fu
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Study Guide - Midterm Guide: Behavioral Activation, Body Shape, Substance Abuse

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15 Sep 2018
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Emotions = changes in physiological arousal accompanied by subjective feelings (e. g. , anger, anxiety, boredom, disgust, jealousy, joy, pride, sadness
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Chapter 11: Substance and Impulse Disorders

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15 Sep 2018
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Final: Abnormal Psychology (PSY240)-- Answers CH. 15 Final Study Guide

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15 Sep 2018
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Chapter 15- neurocognitive disorders: be able to recognize and distinguish between delirium, dementia, and amnesia. Neurocognitive disorder (dementia)-
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UMPSY 240FooteFall

PSY 240 Lecture Notes - Lecture 27: Histrionic Personality Disorder, Narcissistic Personality Disorder, Dependent Personality Disorder

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15 Sep 2018
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Antisocial personality disorder/psychopathy- pervasive pattern of disregard for. Borderline personality disorder- pervasive pattern of instability of i
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