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44 General Psychology quizzes and 445 General Psychology trivia questions.
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  Kill Your Television best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
The television is ubiquitous, but far from harmless. If you aren't too glued to the boob tube, are you willing to learn about its dangers?
Average, 10 Qns, crisw, Feb 05 09
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crisw gold member
8894 plays
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  Will She or Won't She? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Whilst it has often been trivialized, the high art of flirting is a set of behaviours that researchers say are rooted deep within our psyches.
Easier, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Jun 15 22
Easier
pollucci19 gold member
Jun 15 22
1365 plays
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  Psychology 101 top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here is a quiz for those of you (and there are many) who have taken at least an introductory psychology course. Good luck.
Average, 10 Qns, Nick307, Jun 24 20
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Nick307
Jun 24 20
7701 plays
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  What Goes On In Your Mind? top quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are ten men who investigated this question. Can you match each of them with a phrase associated with their work?
Average, 10 Qns, looney_tunes, Sep 15 18
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looney_tunes editor
Sep 15 18
337 plays
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  Body Language With Fred best quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is NOT an exact science, but its fun to ponder on and to watch people to see if you can analyse their thoughts. It applies to those of us of European descent normally, as other nationalities interpret some body language differently.
Average, 10 Qns, Creedy, Apr 25 21
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Creedy gold member
Apr 25 21
692 plays
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Myths about homosexuals and bisexuals abound. Can you separate myth from fact? To get a great score on this quiz, just read the questions carefully and use common sense!
Average, 10 Qns, woofi, May 28 21
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woofi
May 28 21
5944 plays
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  Dread of a Normal Depth top quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
We have nothing to fear but fear itself, or so the quote goes. Let's take a look at the psychological and physiological mechanisms of fear as it manifests itself both in normal and less normal forms.
Average, 10 Qns, WesleyCrusher, Sep 30 10
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WesleyCrusher editor
1512 plays
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  How to Beat a Lie Detector popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
The second in my series of extremely useful "How to" quizzes. Learn to beat a polygraph by answering these 10 questions.
Tough, 10 Qns, Islingtonian, Sep 13 22
Tough
Islingtonian
Sep 13 22
7766 plays
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  Beauty - the Ugly Truth - 10 questions - 6 mins
I got bored of studying for my midterm, so here are some questions that you can take regarding the information I'm reading! Info sometimes quoted from my Soc.Psych text, "Exploring Social Psychology. Third Canadian Edition" by Baron and Byrne.
Tough, 10 Qns, LadyCaitriona, Mar 30 21
Tough
LadyCaitriona gold member
Mar 30 21
3316 plays
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  That's What it Looked Like to Me best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
We have all watched the courtroom drama where the eyewitness picks out the guilty party and seals their fate. Very dramatic, but psychologists question - how accurate are such eyewitnesses?
Tough, 10 Qns, EmmaF2008, Jan 23 11
Tough
EmmaF2008 gold member
1000 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What are the stages of disruption of attachment?

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This quiz is about the fascinating world of conformity experiments.
Average, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Oct 20 21
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ramonesrule gold member
Oct 20 21
306 plays
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  Thanks For The Memories great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 9 mins
Do you remember how you learned of the bombing of the World Trade Center? If an unmasked man robbed you at gunpoint, could you pick him out in a police lineup? Take this quiz on the psychology of memory...if you're sure you haven't taken it before.
Difficult, 10 Qns, uglybird, Jul 11 14
Difficult
uglybird gold member
2883 plays
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  The Freudian Mechanisms of Defence - 10 questions - 5 mins
Through Freud's analysis of the personality and the ego, he studied the defence mechanisms we use to protect ourselves from painful situations. Which method am I using in all the following circumstances?
Average, 10 Qns, steph26291, Sep 13 19
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steph26291
Sep 13 19
1677 plays
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  Elephants Can Remember popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Agatha's Christie's mystery novel of the same name delves into the subject of witness memory. In homage to the story, this quiz will take an in-depth look at the subject of memory. Can you solve the mystery that is memory? (Watch for hidden clues.)
Average, 10 Qns, tazman6619, Sep 08 21
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tazman6619 gold member
Sep 08 21
661 plays
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  Cognitive Psychology - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a quiz about the world of cognitive psychology particularly focusing on theories of memory.
Average, 10 Qns, babyx, Jan 29 18
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babyx
Jan 29 18
4695 plays
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  An Inside Look at Personality Traits popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Psychologists have many terms to describe enduring features of human personality, known as traits. Many different models of personality traits exist. See how well you can identify some of these terms.
Average, 10 Qns, agentofchaos, Sep 10 13
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agentofchaos gold member
827 plays
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  Purely Psychosomatic great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Somatoform disorders are very difficult to diagnose as they often masquerade as physical disorders that cannot be found to have a physical cause. Those who suffer from these disorders are not "crazy" and their suffering is real.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, May 11 17
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dcpddc478
May 11 17
870 plays
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  Psychology Trivia: Why We Do What We Do popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Psychologists develop theories and explanations to explain why people do the things that they do. Can you choose the correct explanation? This quiz is based on information presented in the textbook "Psychology: Themes and Variations, 9th edition".
Average, 10 Qns, Computer100, Jul 02 16
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Computer100
Jul 02 16
536 plays
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  General Psych Grab Bag great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This consists of some of my favorite bits of information from my general psychology class.
Tough, 10 Qns, maryperth, Nov 26 06
Tough
maryperth
3636 plays
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  Psychology, The World, and You popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 7 mins
Expunge ignorance! Psychology empowers you!
Difficult, 10 Qns, gman89, Feb 20 19
Difficult
gman89
Feb 20 19
1942 plays
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  A Short Pencil is Better Than a Long Memory popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a general quiz on memory.
Average, 10 Qns, jane3cats, Jan 28 15
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jane3cats
1519 plays
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This quiz will focus on the psychological themes and theories associated with child development. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, abbyolurin1, Jul 06 20
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abbyolurin1
Jul 06 20
1492 plays
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  The Milgram Experiment - What Would You Do? - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is all about the fascinating Milgram social psychology experiment.
Average, 10 Qns, ramonesrule, Apr 05 21
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ramonesrule gold member
Apr 05 21
200 plays
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  Introduction to Psychology - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ever wonder what students really learn in an Intro to Psych Class in university? Here are some questions like those I've had on my tests. It should be difficult if you have no experience in psychology.
Difficult, 10 Qns, janna_chy, Jun 09 19
Difficult
janna_chy
Jun 09 19
4552 plays
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  12 Angry Men: An Anger Review great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Anger has been a focus of discussion and debate for centuries. Here are a few items to whet your whistle. This was created as part of the "Not Quite the Movies Challenge".
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, Mar 17 11
Average
mlcmlc gold member
767 plays
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  Psychiatry 101 - 10 questions - 4 mins
You are currently in college and have just become an intern at a psychiatric office called the Psychiatric Cat. Are you ready for the job?
Average, 10 Qns, mishutka, Oct 25 16
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mishutka
Oct 25 16
426 plays
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  New to Me, New to You - 10 questions - 6 mins
When a family has a new baby, they get a little human who needs to study and learn about the new world around her. This quiz explores the stages of development in infancy and childhood, not necessarily in order, based on the work of Jean Piaget.
Average, 10 Qns, littlepup, Jan 15 15
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littlepup
481 plays
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  Psychology Theories and Experiments - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some theories, theorists and experiments that may be of interest to you.
Tough, 10 Qns, robert362, Nov 11 20
Tough
robert362
Nov 11 20
3723 plays
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  All About Behaviorism - 10 questions - 5 mins
What do you know about behaviorism? Let's find out, shall we?
Tough, 10 Qns, London Watcher, Feb 27 19
Tough
London Watcher
Feb 27 19
2079 plays
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  Eating Behaviours popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
A quiz to learn more about eating behaviours. Please note that this is from the AQA A2 Psychology syllabus, and includes questions about anorexia nervosa.
Tough, 10 Qns, Purling, Jan 25 14
Tough
Purling
360 plays
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  Romantic Relationships - 10 questions - 5 mins
I'm currently studying A-Level Psychology. Here is a quiz on the psychology behind romantic relationships.
Tough, 10 Qns, Purling, Jan 20 14
Tough
Purling
267 plays
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  Freudian Theory - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sigmund Freud was the founder of the psychoanalytic approach to personality. He believes that powerful unconscious motives exist and that conflict between motives produces anxiety and defense mechanisms.
Average, 10 Qns, trevor1968, Jul 17 12
Average
trevor1968
1875 plays
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  Attachment - 10 questions - 4 mins
I'm making this quiz for revision for AS Psychology - Attachment. This quiz will include Bowlby's theory of attachment, The Strange Situation and failure to form attachments.
Average, 10 Qns, Purling, Jan 26 18
Average
Purling
Jan 26 18
396 plays
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  Introducing Sports Psychology - 10 questions - 4 mins
Sports Psychology is one of the most exciting disciplines in the field of psychology. Few professional athletes or Olympians do not use the services of a Certified Sports Psychologist. What do you know about this emerging field?
Average, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Jul 30 15
Average
coachpauly
391 plays
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  Psychology in Action - 10 questions - 4 mins
Many research methods are available, but whatever the method used, the success of any study depends on careful and accurate measurement of the variables under study.
Tough, 10 Qns, trevor1968, Jul 11 14
Tough
trevor1968
1519 plays
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  Psychological Terms - 10 questions - 3 mins
'No one who, like me, conjures up the most evil of those half-tamed demons that inhabit the human breast and seek to wrestle with them, can expect to come through the struggle unscathed.' - Sigmund Freud Pick the term that matches the concept described.
Tough, 10 Qns, sinjun, Mar 08 17
Tough
sinjun
Mar 08 17
3818 plays
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  Freudian Festival - 10 questions - 4 mins
A short, relatively simple quiz on Freud's case studies and theories. Dig into your unconscious and tell us your innermost desires!
Average, 10 Qns, jadenep, May 27 19
Average
jadenep
May 27 19
144 plays
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  Psychology: The Basics - 10 questions - 6 mins
Do you know the basics of psychology? Test yourself with this simple quiz and find out!
Difficult, 10 Qns, x_lifeonmars_x, Feb 05 09
Difficult
x_lifeonmars_x
2801 plays
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  Get Psychoanalyzed! - 15 questions - 7 mins
Test your skills with this quiz on some of the more famous psychoanalytic pioneers and their theories. Also, see how you do with some contemporary references. Good Luck!
Difficult, 15 Qns, zeron7, Jun 10 08
Difficult
zeron7
1233 plays
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  Biological Psychology - 10 questions - 5 mins
An average quiz on the biological functions and foundations of psychology. Have fun! :-)
Difficult, 10 Qns, Bekah565, Jun 10 18
Difficult
Bekah565
Jun 10 18
4696 plays
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  Personality Theories and Psychology - 10 questions - 5 mins
What do you know (or remember) about some of the key people and ideas in personality theory?
Difficult, 10 Qns, robert362, Mar 01 10
Difficult
robert362
3600 plays
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  Emotional Perspectives - 10 questions - 6 mins
Emotions are feelings that can affect the way we behave. Emotions can also be based on a person's bodily expressions and may include subjective feelings.
Difficult, 10 Qns, trevor1968, Jul 28 19
Difficult
trevor1968
Jul 28 19
966 plays
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  Biopsychology - 10 questions - 6 mins
This is a quiz loosely based on my undergraduate physiological psychology course.
Difficult, 10 Qns, boyerdavid, Dec 10 05
Difficult
boyerdavid
1148 plays
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  Psychological Studies - 10 questions - 6 mins
This quiz covers some theories and studies in psychology, many of which have been used in Sports Psychology.
Difficult, 10 Qns, cerealqueen, Jun 08 16
Difficult
cerealqueen
Jun 08 16
201 plays
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