Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

11 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
The study of individual differences is sometimes called...
differential psychology.
The idea and evidence for a general factor of intelligence is most often attributed to who?
Psychoanalysis is based on the theories of who?
Instead of internal cognitions or personality processes, behaviourists concentrated on....
observable behaviour.
Bandura emphasised the reciprocal determinism of Person, Behaviour and......?
The influential critique by Mischel about personality traits suggested that.......had a much stronger influence on behaviour than personality.
Personality traits predict what 3 things at work?
Satisfaction, Commitment, Performance.
A generally positive or negative feeling is called?
A mood.
Psychometric measures of personality typically...
ask people about how much they agree with statements about their behaviour, thought or emotion.
The form of validity that examines whether a test predicts important outcomes or variables is called:
content validity.
The ability to solve novel problems with no prior knowledge or education relating to the problem is called....?
Fluid ability.