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1 Complete the text:

A proof-of-concept structure, including a control group, consists of

, procedures, findings, and


2 True or False, Pure psychology involves no doing apart from itself.


3 Evidence that demonstrates that a model or idea in psychology versus a control group is feasible is called a


4 True or False, Human beings as a group are a society.


5 A society has what phenomena associated with it?

a group of people
only one person is needed
all voluntary interrelations between individuals
a network of social traditions
dissimilar political authorities
a large social grouping sharing the same geographical or social territory
dominant cultural expectations

6 True or False, Social psychology involves the interplay between the individual and society.


7 Which of the following is not a characteristic of psychology?

animal behavior
social order
a collection of humans

8 True or False, A dominant group in psychology differs from a control group in that it rules the treatment of the control group.


9 Complete the text:

Sociopsychology emphasizes an individual's

processes, dispositions,

, and immediate social situation.

10 True or False, A control group may be used in psychology to demonstrate no effect or a standard effect versus a novel effort applied to a treatment group.


11 Complete the text:

A short or

realization of a certain

or idea to

a treament's feasibility in psychology is called a proof of


12 True or False, The purpose of a treatment group in psychology is to describe natural processes or phenomena for the first time relative to a control group.



  1. The size of the group may determine whether psychology or sociology is needed.

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