WELCOME 2013-2014 students!!!

    Welcome to Mr. Roy's AP Psychology website created for the 2013-2014 school year.  This site will include/includes a calendar of events, assignments, chapter deadlines, tests and other important dates for the course.


    Please contact me at with any questions.  I  look forward to a great year in AP Psychology.  



    Google Calendar



    Personality Multiple Choice Practice



    States of Consciousness Practice Test (Multiple Choice)


    Sensation & Perception Resources

    Chapter Outlines

    Practice Questions

    Modules (must use browser other than Internet Explorer if not working)

    Intelligence Chapter

    Unit Outline

    Practice test


    Unit 5-Memory/Cognition:  Study Resources

    Helpful Learning Modules:
    Practice Test Questions:
    Chapter Outlines:
    Unit 4-Learning Theory: Practice test(s)
    Unit 3: Practice tests
    Unit 3:  Developmental Psychology
    Complete the following modules and accompanying handouts to further your knowledge and understanding of the chapter (must use Chrome, Mozilla-              not Microsoft Internet Explorer):
    Using the link below, find, click, and complete these modules:
    -Cognitive Development
    -Who am I?
    -Conception to Birth
    Unit 2: Practice tests
    Unit 2:  Biological Bases of Behavior Modules
    Complete the following modules and accompanying handouts to further your knowledge and understanding of the chapter:
    Using the link below, find, click, and complete these modules:
    -Brain and Behavior
    -Hemispheric Specialization
    -Neural Messages
    -Dueling Brains (optional)
    The following worksheets contains some of the essential points of the lessons.  Enjoy!!

    Unit 1:  Introduction to Psychology:  History, Systems and Research Methods


    Assignment: Primary Sources in Psychology (Due: 9-9-14 or next class period)

    Read and complete the attached packet of primary sources at the bottom of the page.  File name: "History of Psychology Primary Source......."


    Assignment: APA Code of Ethics (Due:  9/17/13                )

    Look through/scan the APA code of ethics. Identify and comment on 3 specific principles from three different sections that were particularly interesting to you. We will discuss these in class.


    Unit 1 Practice Multiple Choice Questions:

    Use the following links for some practice questions.  (Note:  There may be some questions that you have not covered in the readings or in class----skip as necessary)

    History/Systems of Psychology:


    Research Methods:



    Milgram Study Follow-up Research study


    Sample Quest Question:

    A researcher, interested in the effects of unemployment on alcohol abuse, mailed questionnaires to the homes of workers recently laid off from a gold mine. Each participant was sent 10 questionnaires, one each month for 10 consecutive months. Participants were asked to anonymously fill out the questionnaires and return them. The questionnaires contained items pertaining to the amount of alcohol consumed daily before and after the layoffs occurred. Half of the subjects completed and returned all 10 questionnaires. For those individuals who returned all questionnaires, there was a positive correlation between alcohol consumption and length of unemployment, r=.87 . That is, more alcohol was consumed as the period of unemployment progressed. In his report the researcher stated that "the conditions of unemployment produce a tendency for people to increase their alcoholic intake." Do you accept the researcher's conclusions? Why or why not? Explain.














     Textbook companion site:

    Chapter Outlines For Review

     Famous People in Psychology Review Exercise
    Practice AP Exam Multiple Choice
     AP Exam Review Psychology Apps


    AP Exam free-response questions


     Previous AP EXAM Free-Response Questions and scoring


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