FAMOUS PSYCHOLOGISTS QUIZ (Lindsay’s Lesson) Directions: Which statement or quote best matches some major names in psychology? 1. “OUCH. That whole spike experience was nasty! I’ve heard of a hole in one on the front nine, but this is ridiculous.” 2. “Doggone it! This name ought to ring a bell.” 3. “Come on, think about what you are saying!” (the RET guy) 4. “I’m afraid not much is known about his adult years….RATS!!” 5. “Honk! Honk! Geese Imprinting.” 6. “Don’t monkey around!” Attachment 7. “Conformity…..It’s just a line.” 8. Father of American behaviorism….not a favorite of Little Albert! 9. “C’mon people…..smile on your brother….give him Unconditional Positive Regard and accept him!” 10. Believes psychology is REWARDING 11. Not only a guarded social psychologist…he plays one on TV! 12. He believes when you say one thing….you mean your mother! 13. “Hmmmmm, it looks like a picture of the guy who created inkblots!” 14. The S.S. Minnow would hav been saved with a caring female crew? 15. Many found his experiments on obedience to authority SHOCKING!” 16. Loved the book peter Rabbit. 17. He only agreed to “Hire Archy” to fulfill his physiological needs. 18. BAZ VUM LER Don’t forget, they’re just nonsense syllables! 19. “No Sir….You cannot measure the size of my head.” 20. Words limit and affect thought….just ask the Klingons! 21. “Kids today (or any day) know zip when they are born,” he says.


22. “I think I’m suffering from an inferiority complex!” 23. “WATCH OUT BOBO!!! The guy has a hammer.” 24. “I’m sad because I’m crying!!!! BOO HOO” 25. “OH YEAH, Freud….how about WOMB ENVY!” 26. “I would never tell a lie….I could get caught!” 27. “It’s a good feature….cats have nine lives….lines!” 28. Lets get physical!!! Body types mean everything 29. “I couldn’t kill myself…..it’s against the law.” 30. “Pull over…..I need a CLARK candy bar!” 31. Intelligence comes in threes. 32. “Are poisonous snakes DEADLY? If yes, FEAR! If Nom, CALM” 33. “Was that little boy on the train YOU?” ….Freud 34. “You can’t help but learn language.” 35. The first psychology laboratory in Leipzig, Germany. 36. “Now you see it, now you don’t.” 37. “Fried dog! Yum!” 38. “There’s many ways to be intelligent.” 39. A hungry cat and the “law of effect.” 40. “Gee….you’re smart.” 41. Hmmmmmm, 100 is an average score. 42. “I’m speechless.” 43. “The leopard was killed by the lion, which animal is dead?” 44. “Act your mental age!” 45. “Everyone rids a carousel…eight stages for eight rides.” 46. IQ test….ripped off Binet.


47. Denial….to acceptance. 48. Even infants can understand his FORMULA for the difference threshold 49. “My…..this is a strange situation.” 50. “We all should know about archetypes….they are in your collective unconscious.”


Alfred Adler Mary Ainsworth Baby Albert Gordon Allport Solomon Asch Albert Bandura Cannon-Bard Alfred Binet Paul Broca Noam Chompsky H. Ebbinghaus Albert Ellis Erik Erikson Sigmund Freud Phinneas Gage Sir Francis Galton Howard Gardner Carol Gilligan Harry Harlow Karen Horney Clark Hull Mary Cover Jones Carl Jung Lawrence Kohlberg

James-Lange John Locke Konrad Lorenz Abraham Maslow Stanley Milgram Ivan Pavlov Jean Piaget Carl Rogers H. Rorschach Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Martin Seligman William Sheldon Schacter-Singer BF Skinner Charles Spearman Robert Sternberg Lewis Terman Edward Thorndike John B. Watson Ernest Weber Hubel-Weisel Wernicke David Weschler Benjamin Whorf

Wilhelm Wundt Philip Zimbardo

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