Investigating psychology
Investigating psychology

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Investigating psychology

3 Relationships

The methods used by psychologists have changed throughout history. Whether methods are popular or not can be dependent on contexts and events, technological advances, new laws and ethical considerations.

Activity 3

Open the CHIP resource [Tip: hold Ctrl and click a link to open it in a new tab. (Hide tip)] in a new tab in your web browser and click the ‘Start Investigating Psychology’ link.

Begin by clicking ‘pin all’ for methods and return to the star field so you can see them all.

Match each of the options with its related terms:

Using the following two lists, match each numbered item with the correct letter.

  1. Projective testing

  2. IQ testing

  3. Introspection

  4. Discourse analysis

  • a.Wilhelm Wundt

  • b.Alfred Binet

  • c.Queer history/theory

  • d.Jonathan Potter

The correct answers are:
  • 1 = c
  • 2 = b
  • 3 = a
  • 4 = d

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