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Question number: 827

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

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The part of the neuron that is responsible for receiving information is the

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Choice (4) Response
a.

axon.

b.

dendrites.

c.

cell body.

d.

synapse.

Question number: 828

» Abnormal Psychology » Organic Disorders

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Current research suggests the cause of Alzheimer’s disease is

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Choice (4) Response
a.

brain pathology.

b.

a traumatic childhood.

c.

a traumatic adolescence.

d.

inconsistent and ineffective parenting.

Question number: 829

» Abnormal Psychology » Definitions of Abnormality

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Robert was found wandering naked in the campus parking lot, proclaiming himself to be “Father Time. ” He shows evidence of a (n) ________ disorder.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

affective

b.

personality

c.

neurotic

d.

psychotic

Question number: 830

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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Inductive reasoning goes from the specific to the general. Which of the following is analogous to inductive reasoning?

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a.

top-down processing

b.

perceptual expectancies

c.

illusions

d.

bottom-up processing

Question number: 831

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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Motion pictures are based on:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

The principle of illusionary circle

b.

The gamma phenomenon

c.

The alpha phenomenon

d.

Stroboscopic vision

Question number: 832

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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Anxiety disorders may be characterized by:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Somatic symptoms

b.

Schizophrenia

c.

Psychotic symptoms

d.

Telegraphic thoughts

Question number: 833

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Psychoanalysis

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Free association is a basic technique in

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Choice (4) Response
a.

directive therapy.

b.

group therapy

c.

psychoanalysis.

d.

action therapy.

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