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- psychology usually assumes that people are pretty much the same but this neglects to consider significant differences between people there are two keys subject areas in the study of human individual differences: personality and mental abilities including the concept of intelligence. 21 psychometric test - a brief overview the word 'psychometric' came from the greek words 'psyche' (mental) and 'metron' (measurement) (price, 2010) thus, psychometric tests are structured assessments that aim to measure, without bias, characteristics of an individual's mental capacity, or aspects of their personality (price, 2010. In this essay we will present a brief synopsis of what psychology is and introduce the reader to the primary biological foundations of psychology that are linked to behavior as well as introducing the reader to the major schools of thought in psychology.
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Effects of heredity and environment on our personality every individual on this earth is different from the other no one person is fully like other person every person differs from the other, either physically or psychologically. It provides advanced graduate-level study in the field of the psychology of individual differences and psychological research skills, and forms a strong basis for further (typically phd) study there are two key subdivisions in the study of human individual differences: personality and mental abilities. Lev vygotsky's theory of cognitive development, referred to as his cultural-historical theory, focused on the role of culture and social interactions vygotsky maintained that speech is a major.