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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
An organism's observable physical characteristics.
A phenotype (from Greek
, 'to show' +
, 'type') is the composite of an
's observable characteristics or
: such as its
, biochemical or physiological properties,
, and products of behavior (such as a bird's nest). Phenotypes result from the expression of an organism's genes as well as the influence of environmental factors and the interactions between the two.
In Your Own Words
Visible characteristics, such as eye color,
color, hair color, etc.
Think of PHENOTYPE and PHYSICAL TRAITS. PT and PT. This will help you distinguish the difference.
What you can see on the outside.
Having a dimple.
Skin tone, height, and shoe size.
Your Blood type.
Formation of toes, eye color, and hair color.
An example would be a birth defect caused by medical care.
A persons behavior
1. Which of the following is an example of a phenotype?
A. Sally likes music
B. Sally is smart
C. Sally has a dimple on her right cheek
D. Sally inherited health conditions
2. What is the definition of phenotype?
A. Your genetic makeup
B. Your secret talent
C. Your personality type
D. Your visible characteristics and traits
E. A gene that determines risk for cancer
3. Which of the following is not an example of a phenotype?
A. Blonde Hair
B. Blue Eyes
D. Big Lips
E. Pointy Nose
4. Blonde hair is an example of
1.C 2.D 3.C 4.A
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