METABOLIC EQUIVALENT

a unit of measurement of energy, or heat, generated by the body. 1 MET = 50 kcal/h/nr bodily exterior. MET units are utilized to...

MASLACH BURNOUT INVENTORY (MBI)

a theoretical method for determining the emotional exhaustion, depersonalization and the level of reduced personal accomplishment. There are 22 statements looking at the participants...

MASSAGE

is the structured process of stroke, kneading and applying pressure to certain points on the body, for rehabilitative purposes alleviating pain sourced from sports...

MATCHING

is an experimental technique which aims to match two participants for use in a psychological experiment by achieving characteristics in both which are similar...

MATHEMATICAL ABILITY

is the ability, whether learnt or perceived as natural capability to process numerical data and conclude a mathematical calculation based on that data.

MATURATION

is the title which describes the process of maturing or reaching full functionality.

MAZE-BRIGHT AND MAZE-DULL RATS

was an experiment conducted on rats at a research facility in America. They were selected based on their performance on a standard maze activity...

MEANINGFUL LEARNING

is the process of learning new material or internalizing new information which is pertinent to a current interest or knowledge base.

MECHANISM

is an umbrella term for a variety of different meanings. In terms of processes and systems, a mechanism is a device or property with...

MEDIAL TEMPORAL AMNESIA

is amnesia which is a direct result of damage to the medial temporal lobe which can be a result of general trauma or anoxia.

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