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Question number: 1029

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Experimental, Correlation, & Clinical Research

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A scientific explanation that remains tentative until it has been adequately tested is called a (n)

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

variable.

b.

experiment.

c.

hypothesis.

d.

law.

Question number: 1030

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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Group think is unlikely to occur when which of the following factors is present?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

There are clear objective in the decision making process

b.

The group is homogeneous in composition

c.

The group ideology is popular

d.

The group is ideologically isolated

Question number: 1031

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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A person who has an extreme lack of self-confidence and who allows others to run his or her life is said to have a (n) ________ personality.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

dependent

b.

paranoid

c.

depressive

d.

antisocial

Question number: 1032

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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As a door opens toward you, you perceive it as a rectangular door rather than going through actual image changes on the retina (from rectangular to trapezoid). This is an example of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

ambiguous stimuli.

b.

perceptual closure.

c.

retinal disparity.

d.

shape constancy.

Question number: 1033

» Social Psychology » Aggression or Antisocial Behavior

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The famous ruling that led to the present day plea of “not guilty by reason of insanity” is the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Twinkie defense.

b.

common law defense.

c.

Harrison decision.

d.

M’Naghten rule.

Question number: 1034

» Abnormal Psychology » Organic Disorders

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Persons who suffer from paraphilia are categorized as having

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

sexual disorders.

b.

personality disorders.

c.

generalized anxiety.

d.

somatoform disorders.

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