AQA Psychology - Approaches to Psychology

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1. Which of these is NOT an assumption of the biological approach?

  • Varying levels of chemicals found in the brain and the body are thought to be related to an individuals behaviour
  • The genes an individual possesses influence his or her behaviour
  • The genes an individual possesses do not influence his or her behaviour
  • The brain is seen as the main focus when explaining behaviour as it is seen to be the origin of how the world is seen and acted upon by an individual
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2. What is the definition of operant conditioning?

  • Learning through reinforcement
  • Learning through association

3. What is the definition of the endocrine system?

  • An organ in the body that synthesises substances such as hormones
  • The way an animal responds when stressed. The body becomes physiologically aroused in readiness to fight or flee
  • One of the body's major information systems that instructs glands to release large quantities of hormones directly into the blood stream which disappear quickly and have powerful effects
  • A hormone produced by the adrenal glands which is part of the body's immediate stress response system. It has a strong effect on the cells of the cardiovascular system
  • Chemical substances that circulate in the bloodstream and only affect target organs

4. What model of memory demonstrates the theoretical model?

  • Multi-store model of memory
  • Working memory model

5. What is the definition of hormones?

  • A hormone produced by the adrenal glands which is part of the body's immediate stress response system. It has a strong effect on the cells of the cardiovascular system
  • Chemical substances that circulate in the bloodstream and only affect target organs
  • An organ in the body that synthesises substances such as hormones
  • One of the body's major information systems that instructs glands to release large quantities of hormones directly into the blood stream which disappear quickly and have powerful effects
  • The way an animal responds when stressed. The body becomes physiologically aroused in readiness to fight or flee

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