Type
Word Scramble
Description

BIASES
INHERENT
PERCEPTION
QUESTIONABLE
WHEREBY
ASSUMPTION
RECTIFY
GENIUS
SUBSEQUENT
PHENOMENON
PERCEPTION
EXAGGERATED

Logical Fallacies Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

falsely assumes that one thing leads to another Slippery Slope
misrepresents a position to make it sound weaker Straw Man
authority figure affirms incoherent proposition Appeal to Authority
idea must be true because it is the popular opinion Appeal to Popularity
idea is dismissed because of who the source is Genetic
fallacy of distraction Red Herring
an assumption one makes based on insufficient evidence or biased information Hasty Generalization
someone is asked to choose between two ideas Flase Dichotomy
the reasoner beginswith what they are trying to end with Circular Argument
A question with a false, disputed, or question-begging presupposition. Loaded Question
An argument is given from which a perfectly valid and sound conclusion may be drawn, yet the stated conclusion is something else Missing the Point

Arguments Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

relevant
statement
evaluate
reiterate
paraphrase
analyze
counterclaim
details
examples
facts
opinion
persuade
convince
ideas
connecting
supporting
author
conclusion
contradictory
assumption
argument
logical
faulty
sound
bias
sufficient
reasoning
valid
evidence
claim

Psychology chapter 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Physical needs such as sleep and hunger Physiological
Private, unobservable mental reason Cognitive
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes Psychology
Educated guess about same phenomenon Hypothesis
A complex explanation based on findings from a large number of experimental studies Theory
Research Basic science
Using psychological principles to solve more immediate problems Applied science
A general approach to gathering info & answering questions so that error and biases are minimized Scientific method
Interested in the basic elements of human experience Structuralist
A method of self observation in which participants report their thoughts & feelings Introspection
Study how human and animals adapt to their environments Functionalist
A phychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior, feelings, and thoughts Psychoanalyst
A psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based o response to events in the environment Behaviorist
A psychologist who believes that each person has freedom in directing his or her future and achieving personal growth Humanist
A psychologist who studies how we process, store, retrieve, and use info and how thought processes influence our behavior Cognitivist
A psychologist who studies how chemical and physical changes in our body influence behavior Psychobiologist
A branch of medicine that deals with mental, emotional, or behavioral disorders Psychiatry
A pyschologist who diagnoses and treat people with emotional disturbances Clinical psychologist
A psychologist who studies the emotional, cognitive, biological, personal, & social changes that occur as individuals mature Developmental
A pysychologist who is concerned with helping students learn Educational
A psychologist who may work in a mental health or social welfare agency Community
A psychologist who uses psychological concepts to make the work place a more satisfying environment for employees & managers Industrial
A psychologist who studies sensation, perception, learning, motivation, and/or emotion in carefully controlled laboratory conditions Experimenal

Psychology Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

process of thinking and understanding cognitive
study of behavior tested through scientific research psychology
assumption about behavior tested through scientific research hypothesis
general approach to gathering info and answering questions that minimize errors and bias scientific method
complex explanation of phenomena based on findings from scientific research theory
psychologist who studies basic elements of conscious mental experiences structuralist
psychologist who studies the function (rather than the structure) of consciousness and how mental processes help people and animals adapt to their environment functionalist
psychologist who studies how unconscious motives and conflicts determine human behavior psychoanalyst
psychologist who analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in environment behaviorist
psychologist who studies effects that physical and chemical changes have on behavior psychobiologist
psychologist studies effects of overcrowding on humans environmental
idea that mind and body are separate and distinct dualism

Critical Thinking Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

in critical thinking - Free from errors? accurate
What is a person that has much knowledge and expertise in a field. authority
what is ones point of view that opposes anothers point of view? bias
What is an active, intellectually engage process which the reader participates in an inner dialogue with the writer? critical reading
To assert the opposite of or to go against. contradict
facts, figures, or information from which conclusions can be drawn. data
relying or bases on experiment, observation, or experience rather than on meaning empirical
what actually happened, what is true fact
common qualities of all human beings human nature
a step of the mind, based on assumptions infer
a confidence or faith in reason intellectual
a teaching institution college
A person who goes to a learning institution student
understanding which is based on thought, study or experience knowledge
a persons belief that is open to debate opinion
a judgment, belief, opinion or point of view - favorable or unfavorable prejudice
a question, matter, situation, or person that is difficult to resolve. problem
an idea or thought concept

Vocabulary and Context Clues Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Monitor, tap, spy eavesdrop
Friendly,affable,cordial amiable
Force, hostility, violent behavior aggression
Inequaility,unlikeness inconsistency
Fact, situation phenomenon
Weakness,easily broken or damaged fragility
Success, wealthy,plenty prosperity
Develop, progress evolve
Disturb, divert, sidetrack distract
Indicate the faults of someone or something criticize
Hate, bitterness, spite rancor
Hold, cuddle, hug embrace
Ill will,evil malice
Faithless,unfaithful,disloyal treacherous
Awareness, realization perception
Sulk, dejected mope
Quality, characteristic attribute

sensation and perception Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Hue
Iris
Rods
Optic nerve
Lens
Pitch
Perceptual adaptation
Inner ear
Signal detection theory
Pupil
Sensory adaptation
Wavelength
Frequency
Cochlea
Phenomenon
Blindness
Top down processing
Bottom up processing
Perception
Sensation

CBT terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

catastrophizing
role play
thought stopping
self monitoring
guided discovery
underlying assumption
core belief
schema
cognitive triad
Jumping to conclusions
Scaling question
Cognitive distortions
Tracking
Automatic thoughts

Argument analysis technique's Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A comparison between two things that helps the reader to draw conclusions about their similarities analogy
Suggests that families are good, especially traditional nuclear families appeal to family values
A story about someone or something that the writer has experienced or heard about Anecdote
Examining general rules and facts about a group to form a specific conclusion about one part of the group Deductive Reasoning
Overused phrase quickly understood by a wide audience Cliche
Repetition of a consonant, especially at the start of words Alliteration
Evidence in a visual form graphs and diagrams
Language that has a strong emotional impact. Uses the positive and negative connotations of words to influence the readers respond Emotive language
Uses 'we' 'our' 'us' etc. to include the readers in the same group as the writer Inclusive language
Figure of speech that identify a similarity between two different things. Metaphor and simile
Exaggerates the true situation for dramatic impact Exaggeration
Used to link together and develop an argument in support of the main contention reason and logic
Plays on people's tendency to react emotionally with their safety, security, country or loved ones as threatened appeal to fear
An idea or statement that someone takes for granted as being true assumption
facts, information or expert opinions to support an argument evidence

Bias Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

socioeconomic
age
bias
race
unbiased
ethnicity
generalizations
offensive
assumption
prejudgement
discrimination
stereotype
social
gender
racial