For this assignment you will apply the first step of the scientific method by identifying a topic and explaining its importance in the field of psychology. Choose a topic of interest to you in psychology that is relevant to your current or future career and search the databases in the Ashford University Library for a published peer-reviewed literature review on the topic. Evaluate the literature review and describe whether or not it provides multiple perspectives and or results on the topic or if the author is including only those studies that prove his or her original hypothesis. Using the literature review as a reference compare the characteristics of the different research methods that have been used to study this topic. Summarize what is known about the topic based on the evidence presented in the literature review.
2This part of the exam is 5 points per question for a total of 25 points.Answer each question in a minimum of 100 words each. Use correct spelling and grammar. Cite sources as necessary.You are required to include a reference list and cite resources appropriately on all short essaysQuestion:1.Describe the place of consciousness in psychologys history.2. Explain how humans locate the source of sounds. Why do you think this is important to daily functioning and survival?3. Compare and contrast classical and operant conditioning. How are they alike? How do they differ? Provide an example of each.4. Discuss some ways that intelligence testing can be misused.5. What is the relationship between thinking and language? What is the value of thinking in images?