AP Psychology: Questions 960 - 964 of 1615

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1615 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 500.00 or

Question number: 960

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

MCQ▾

Question

A psychologist is attempting to understand why certain physical characteristics are rated as attractive. The psychologist explains that certain characteristics have been historically adaptive, and thus are considered attractive. This explanation is consistent with which of the following approaches?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the evolutionary approach

b.

the behavioral approach

c.

the humanistic approach

d.

the cognitive approach

Question number: 961

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

MCQ▾

Question

A two-year-old says, “Water go, ” to which the parent responds, “Yes, the water goes down the drain. ” The parent is using the strategy of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

prompting.

b.

extension.

c.

expansion.

d.

parentese.

Question number: 962

» Learning » Biological Factors

MCQ▾

Question

Studies on maturation and learning have indicated:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

That environmental stimulation may effect growth

b.

That some factor may affect normal development

c.

That the two follow independent course

d.

The two follow dependent course

Question number: 963

» Intelligence » Assessing Intelligence » Types of Tests

MCQ▾

Question

The prototype of the modern intelligence test for children was first developed by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Wechsler

b.

Terman

c.

Simon

d.

Stanford

Question number: 964

» States of Consciousness » Psychoactive Drug Effect » Effects, Dependence, & Addiction

MCQ▾

Question

The psychological process that reportedly causes people to carry out particular behaviors or to have particular experiences after leaving hypnosis is due to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

posthypnotic suggestion

b.

pre-hypnotic suggestion

c.

age regression

d.

hypermnesia

Sign In