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Question number: 890

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Language » Development

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The fact that “Dog bites man” has a very different meaning from “Man bites dog” demonstrates the importance of

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

conditional relationships.

b.

syntax.

c.

connotation.

d.

linguistic determinism.

e.

morphemes and phonemes.

Question number: 891

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Drives & Incentives

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The employees at a factory were excellent workers until a week before Christmas when a rumor spread those economic conditions would force the plant to close in four days. The quality and quantity of work took a down turn as the workers spent time discussing among themselves the plausibility of the rumor and what they would do if it were true. Maslow would say that these workers were motivated by

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

intrinsic motivation.

b.

meta-needs.

c.

safety and security.

d.

extrinsic motivation.

e.

esteem and self-esteem.

Question number: 892

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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The organization of roles, patterns of communication, and power in a group defines the group’s

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Choice (5) Response

a.

status.

b.

structure.

c.

norms.

d.

cohesiveness.

e.

behavior.

Question number: 893

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Treatment Approaches

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A successful alternative to drug treatment for hyperactivity is

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Choice (5) Response

a.

psychotherapy.

b.

behavior modification or behavior management.

c.

punishment.

d.

progressive inhibition.

e.

reward.

Question number: 894

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Instincts & Evolutionary Psychology

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The concept of homeostasis most closely associated with the name:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Richter

b.

Levin

c.

Warden

d.

Cannon

e.

Kohler

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