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Question number: 608

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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Which is TRUE regarding the influence of cultural values on eating behaviors?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

They have a homeostatic influence on amount of food consumed.

b.

They greatly affect the incentive value of various foods.

c.

They are the primary cause of innate taste aversion.

d.

They determine a person’s set point for various foods.

Question number: 609

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Genetics

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The study of the hereditary transmission of attributes is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Environment, differentiation

b.

Mutation, differentiation

c.

Genetics, genes

d.

Adaptability, dominant and recessive traits

Question number: 610

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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What is the best example of learning according to the psychologist?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A baby sucking on her mother’s breast for nourishment

b.

A child being able to ride a bike

c.

Salmon swimming upstream during the mating season

d.

A young man’s beard beginning to grow at age 15

Question number: 611

» Abnormal Psychology » Definitions of Abnormality

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According to clinical psychologists unconscious is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A place

b.

A construct

c.

An observation

d.

A hypothesis

Question number: 612

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Psychoanalysis

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Psychoanalysis is to insight as behavior therapy is to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cognition.

b.

motivation.

c.

action.

d.

medical.

Question number: 613

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Making Inferences

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A psychologist using the method of naturalistic observation would

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

observe behavior as it happens inside the laboratory or clinic.

b.

make records of the behavior of clients treated in therapy.

c.

carefully design controlled situations in which to observe behavior.

d.

observe behavior as it happens outside the laboratory or clinic.

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