Unit 9 Conservation: Both the Dunkin cup and SunnyD cup both have about the same amount of liquid in it. A child who has not accomplished learning conservation yet may think that the SunnyD has more in it because it looks almost full. However. The Dunkin cup is obviously wider.
Unit Drive-Reduction Theory: The spicy wings I just had made me so thirsty and gave me an unpleasant feeling. I had to run to the fridge to grab a drink and maybe something healthy to ease the tension in my stomach as well.
Unit 11 Standardization: I am looking up the SAT scores required for Providence College so I can compare my SAT scores.Standardization makes sure that the scoring procedures are the same for all SATs so that comparing is on the same level.
Unit 8A Optimum Arousal Theory: This is a pic of Ellie skydiving that she showed me. This theory suggests that people are driven to perform actions in order to maintain an optimum level of physiological arousal. Here she is obviously doing so by performing this thrilling activity that I would never do. I would rather watch a movie about it!
Unit 10 External Locus of Control: This girl looks upset on the bench during the lacrosse game because she thinks that Nancy the coach hates her. She thinks Nancy purposely doesn't play her because of this and has nothing to do with her lacrosse ability.
Unit Temporal Lobes: My cousin Jen and a portion of my family are out to eat at Legal Sea Foods. She is listening to my Uncle Bill talking across the table and is receiving info from primarily her opposite ear.
Unit 10 Ego: Ashley's superego told her to put the ice cream away because it will affect how she plays in the lacrosse game and will hurt the team. However, she really wants some, so makes the compromise to just eat half!
Unit 11 Reliability: The French fries at the Shake Shack (my favorite restaurant) always look and taste the same every time I go or see a picture of them. They are very consistent. Reliability is a measure of consistency.
Unit 11 Predictive Validity: By getting a tester done for my hair before prom I can predict how well my hair is going to come out on prom day. This shows that I will be able to strongly predict how my hair will come out. This is before they did my hair obviously.