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Question number: 102

» Social Psychology » Aggression or Antisocial Behavior

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Failure of hospital staff to detect fake patients in David Rosenhan’s studies can be attributed to the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

generally low quality of training of hospital staff members.

b.

fact that pseudo-patients were so heavily drugged.

c.

effects of labeling and context.

d.

acting ability of the pseudo-patients.

Question number: 103

» Motivation & Emotion » Stress & Health » Coping With Stress

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A physical or psychological demand that induces physiological adjustment is a:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

eustress

b.

stressor

c.

hassle

d.

stress

Question number: 104

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

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In the traditional learning experiment, the effect of practice on performance is investigated. Performance is the ________ variable.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

dependent

b.

control

c.

extraneous

d.

independent

Question number: 105

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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As a car drives away, it projects a smaller and smaller image on your retina. Although the retinal image grows smaller, you do not perceive the car as shrinking because of:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Size continuity

b.

Size perception

c.

Shape continuity

d.

Size constancy

Question number: 106

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neural Transmission

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When a neuron is resting, the inside of the cell membrane is ________ and the outside of the cell membrane is ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

negative, negative

b.

negative, positive

c.

positive, positive

d.

positive, negative

Question number: 107

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Physiological Techniques » Imaging

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A PET scan involves the injection of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

sodium and potassium.

b.

iodine.

c.

xenon gas.

d.

radioactive sugar.

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