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Question number: 958

» Abnormal Psychology » Dissociative Disorders

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Which of the following is characteristic of a dissociative disorder?

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Choice (5)Response

a.

mania

b.

depression

c.

amnesia

d.

paranoia

e.

phobic disorder

Question number: 959

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Which brain area indicates what you are touching or how hot to make the water for your shower?

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Choice (5)Response

a.

Temporal lobe

b.

Somatosensory cortex

c.

Motor cortex

d.

Cerebrum

e.

Frontal lobe

Question number: 960

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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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?

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a.

the sociocultural approach

b.

the evolutionary approach

c.

the cognitive approach

d.

the behavioral approach

e.

the humanistic approach

Question number: 961

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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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

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Choice (5)Response

a.

prompting.

b.

contraction.

c.

extension.

d.

parentese.

e.

expansion.

Question number: 962

» Learning » Biological Factors

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Studies on maturation and learning have indicated:

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Choice (5)Response

a.

The two follow dependent course

b.

That some factor may affect normal development

c.

That environmental stimulation may effect growth

d.

That the two follow independent course

e.

None of the above

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