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Question number: 655

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to Gould, a “crisis of urgency” and the “attainment of stability” are characteristic of

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

middle adulthood.

b.

late adolescence.

c.

young adolescence.

d.

the disengagement period.

e.

young adulthood.

Question number: 656

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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To perceive the size of an object remaining the same even though the retinal image changes is called

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Choice (5) Response

a.

psychophysics.

b.

depth perception.

c.

size constancy.

d.

perceptual closure.

e.

retinal disparity.

Question number: 657

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » Biological Rhythms

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According to Freudian, dream terminology, condensation refers to:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Repressed urges that have no outlets for expression

b.

The process whereby one thing may stand for another in dream interpretation

c.

The process whereby unacceptable thoughts or impulses are combined into a single dream image

d.

Repressed urges that find disguised outlets for expression

e.

The bizarre, irrational quality of dreams

Question number: 658

» Social Psychology » Aggression or Antisocial Behavior

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The most effective method of predicting that a mental patient will commit an act of violence is by

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Choice (5) Response

a.

psychological interviews.

b.

psychological tests.

c.

psychiatric interviews.

d.

projective methods.

e.

There is no effective method.

Question number: 659

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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In operant conditioning, the gradual disappearance of a response that is no longer followed by a reinforcer is known as:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

extinction

b.

avoidance learning

c.

spontaneous recovery

d.

habituation

e.

escape learning

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