FREEZING BEHAVIOR

the term for a form of passive avoidance where a person remains still and makes no effort to run or hide. Occurs in wild...

FREQUENCY TABLE

a numerical summary of the frequency of occurrences of the particular values of a measurement.

FROBELISM

a method of education developed by Friedrich Frobel who originated the kindergarten system that is important for a child's development in an open setting.

FRUSTRATION-REGRESSION HYPOTHESIS

The theory that frustration often leads to behavior characteristic of a much earlier period of life and was proposed in 1941 by U.S. psychologists...

FUNCTIONAL AGE

term for a person's age that is determined as a measure of their functional capabilities that have been indexed to a standard. Combination of...

FUNCTIONAL DISTANCE

the degree to which an arrangement of residential faculties will influence the probability of any unplanned social interactions by the residents. Physical distance, position...

FUNCTIONAL PLASTICITY

1. Adaptive change. 2. Ability of one part of our brain to adapt to losing another part. One hemisphere will do the job of...

FUNNEL SEQUENCE

the term applied to a method for structuring the order of questions in surveys and interviews that starts with general items and gradually narrows...

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