FREQUENCY CURVE

the term applied to the smoothed curve that is derived from empirical data that represents the density function of the population from which...

FRIEDREICH'S ATAXIA

a hereditary and progressive syndrome of muscular incoordination resulting from degenerating nerve tissue in the spinal cord and the nerves that control arm and...

FRONTAL LOBOTOMY

a surgical procedure where the nerve fibres that connect the frontal lobe to the rest of the brain are cut and part of the...

FULLERTON-CATTELL LAW

the generalization that errors of observation and difference threshold are proportional to the square root of the magnitude of the stimulus. Proposed by George...

FUNCTIONAL AUTON

concept by Gordon Willard Allport.

FUNCTIONAL INVARIANT

Found in Jean Piaget's theory. This term applies to any of the processes of organisation and adaptation that characterise the biological systems and operate...

FUNCTIONAL TYPES

Carl Jung. The 4 personality types based on functions of ego. They are feeling type, thinking type, sensation type, intuitive type. All functions are...

FUTURE-MINDEDNESS

the term used for the ability to engage in means to end future about the future. Being able to think ahead to what the...

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