CLEP Intro to Psychology Exam Prep

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Practice Quiz presents 100 free review questions to assist in the preparation for the CLEP Introductory Psychology exam.

The Introductory Psychology examination covers material that is usually taught in a one-semester undergraduate course in introductory psychology. It stresses basic facts, concepts, and generally accepted principles in the thirteen areas listed in the following section.

The CLEP Introductory Psychology test contains approximately 95 multiple choice questions. The test-taker has 90 minutes to complete the exam.

Questions on the Introductory Psychology examination require candidates to demonstrate one or more of the following abilities:

  • Knowledge of terminology, principles, and theory
  • Ability to comprehend, evaluate, and analyze problem situations
  • Ability to apply knowledge to new situations

The following psychology topics are covered on the exam:

  • History Approcahes and Methods:8 – 9% of the test
  • Biological Bases of Behavior: 8 – 9%
  • Sensation and Perception: 7 – 8%
  • States of Consciousness: 5 – 6%
  • Learning: 10 – 11%
  • Cognition: 8 – 9%
  • Motivation and Emotion: 7 – 8%
  • Developmental Pyschology: 8 – 9%
  • Personality: 7 – 8%
  • Psychological Disorders and Health: 8 – 9%
  • Treatment of Psychological Disorders: 7 – 8%
  • Social Pyschology: 7 – 8%
  • Statistics, Tests, and Measurements: 3 – 4%

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