One page per question including portfolio.

Chapter Questions taken from Psychology, A Modular Approach to Mind and Behavior. (Dennis Coon) 2006


Chapter 9

Question 9.1 Think of the most creative person you know. What is that person like? How does she or he differ from your less creative acquaintances? Portfolio.

Chapter 10

Question 10.1 Which level of needs in Maslow’s hierarchy do you spend the greatest time satisfying? Portfolio

Chapter 11

Question 11.2 You are a psychologist seeing a client who gets extremely anxious whenever he is near a woman with red hair like his mother’s. Explain his feelings to him as a Freudian psychologist would. Portfolio

Chapter 12

Question 12.2 What are the advantages and disadvantages of using defensemechanisms? Do you t hink it would be possible for a person to be completely free of defense mechanisms?


Chapter 13

Question 13.2 List the emotions that typically precede suicide. Discuss why people try to kill themselves. Portfolio.

Chapter 14

Question 14.2 Which form of psychotherapy do you find most attractive, Why? Portfolio

Chapter 15

Question 15.2 What social learning factors might explain why many women report negative reactions to sexually explicit pictures? Portfolio

Chapter 16

Question 16.1 What does the Milgram study tell us about the way that people perceive and respond to their social enviroment? That is, how do people construct a “reality” that they then respond to?

Activity 10

1. Read The Milgram Experiment and the Stanford Experiment. click on the discussion questions at and choose one of the 16 questions to answer

Chapter 17

Question 17.1 What steps would you take at your workplace to make sure that employees have hight job satisfaction? Portfolio.

ACTIVITY 11 Final Question

Read about a study in an article or journal at and write a 2 page essay on same.