STRONG

Was one of the founders of applied psychology. He is known for the areas specifically occupational analysis and personnel classification. He has done many...

SCOPO- (SCOP-)

Combining form denoting watching or observing.

STRENGTH OF ASSOCIATION

Is the extent to which one variable is related to the other.

SLOPE

Mathematics and statistics. a rise that is divided by a run, i.e. a change in vertical distance over a horizontal distance that is represented...

SOLITARY NUCLEUS

a nucleus in the medulla oblongata that relays information from an immediate nerve, glossopharyngeal nerve and vagus nerve. Taste neurons project to the anterior...

STATE-DEPENDENT LEARNING

This applied to learning that occurs in a certain state, biologically or psychologically, and the information is recalled better when the same state is...

SNELLEN CHART

used for visual acuity and has a range of letters in different sizes.

SPORT PSYCHOLOGIST

person trained in psychology who applies the methods to sport to make it consistent and to enhance performance. See clinical sport psychologist; educational sport...

SECONDARY POSITION

In binocular fixation, any position besides the primary one.

SAMPLING FRACTION

Percentage of a populace which is used in a sample : the ratio of a sample size in proportion to the size of the...

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