GONADOTROPIN

Name of several hormones that stimulate functions of the gonads. They include follicle stimulating hormone and luteinising hormone that is produced by the anterior...

GEROPSYCHOLOGY

the branch of psychology dealing with the mental health of older adults and the study of the process of aging. Also called geriatric psychology;...

GRADE POINTS

1. When numbers are the equivalent to letter grades for assignments. A=4, B=3. 2. When letter grades are changed to numerical values. E.g. A=90-100,...

GENETIC ENGINEERING

a set of techniques where genetic contents of living cells or viruses can be deliberately altered, by modifying the existing genes or by introducing...

GABRIEL'S SIMULTANEOUS TEST PROCEDURE (GABRI

one of several approaches for controlling the type I error rate by adjusting significance levels in multiple post hoc comparisons.

GANJA

the name given to a potent form of cannabis made from female flowering plants. Users will have twice the number of breathing disorders of...

GENERAL ADAPTATION SYNDROME (GAS)

This has 3 stages. 1. alarm has shock and countershock phase and can trigger fight or flight. 2.resistance stabilising physiological levels of depleted resources...

GLOBAL RATING

the name given for a rating based upon the rater's integration of many attributes into a single unified rating. Global ratings are vague in...

GOOD GENES HYPOTHESIS

Hypothesis of female mate selection that argues genetic variation in males correlates with success, features of male behaviour provide information about variation, females respond...

GROUP ABILITIES

the name that is applied to the abilities, such as verbal-comprehension abilities, spatial abilities and memory abilities that are sources of individual differences in...

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