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The Science of Psychology
The Biological Perspective
Sensation & Perception
Motivation and Emotion
Testing and Intelligence
Treatment of Psychological Disorders
2013-14 Example Starters
When I was a kid...
In the future...
At a concert...
In a world...
If you were raised by wolves...
At a restaurant...
Basically I got in trouble because...
One does not simply...
If you were alone in the world...
When the zombies come...
When you're driving...
When I have kids...
We could test this out...
If we didn't have this...
In a rap battle...
I could use my knowledge of this to predict that...
While studying for my test...
_______ is related to _______ because...
When you are playing call of duty...
Biology, natural selection, and adaptation
Heightened human abilities
The Ninja and His Nemesis
Nature v Nurture
Gina and Tina: Separated Twins
Information that is not currently in consciousness but can be recalled to consciousness voluntarily or after something calls attention to them.
In Your Own Words
Events that lay in the background until called upon.
A memory or fact that is triggered by something grabbing its attention.
Information that you don't think about until someone or something reminds you of that information.
Information that is stored in the background of the mind and arises once a trigger or cue goes off that it's needed.
Can be brought into consciousness if attention is called to it.
Things that you can pull into your consciousness quickly such as...
Remembering the movie date you went on last weekend with your significant other when you see the trailer for it again.
Your birthday, friends, siblings, mom, dad, grandpa, grandma's birthdays as well.
You do an activity that makes you remember your childhood.
What you had for breakfast, lunch, or dinner last night.
Smell pumpkins and you remember your grandma's pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving.
Pictures help you remember a family vacation.
You hear a certain song that reminds you of a special someone
You see a picture of someone who passed away, and you remember what their voice sounds like.
Your street address.
Your cell and home phone numbers, along with mom and dad's cell phone numbers.
When you go outside and see the ground ground covered in snow, walk into the room and smell gingerbread cooking, and see a pine tree you think of Christmas.
Remembering the date you and your boyfriend/girlfriend started dating
Taking a History class and remembering that The Great Depression occurred in the 1930's.
The special warm feeling you get every Christmas morning.
Remembering that Salem is the capital of Oregon.
Hearing something (ex. Cancer) and remembering an event (death of a relative, friend, etc.).
Remembering where you sit every class, if someone asked you.
The name of your girlfriend/boyfriend's parents.
You see your friend and suddenly remember that today is their birthday.
What you did to celebrate your birthday this year.
When one can remember simple math equations such as 2 + 2 because they have learned it before and retained the information in the
. This is because the conscious state of mind can only be focusing on minimal things at a time, so when one needs to remember what 2 + 2 is, they can pull it out of a "file" in the
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