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Question number: 1318

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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What was unconditioned stimulus in John Watson’s “Little Albert” experiment?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The little boy

b.

Anything white and furry

c.

Fear

d.

The loud noise

Question number: 1319

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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True paranoids are rarely treated or admitted to hospitals because

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Choice (4) Response

a.

their severe hallucinations make reasoning with them impossible.

b.

they are potentially harmful and dangerous to others.

c.

psychiatric hospitals are primarily for psychotics.

d.

they resist the attempts of others to offer help.

Question number: 1320

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

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Emotional responses to a traumatic event are most directly under the control of the

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

somatic nervous system.

b.

autonomic nervous system.

c.

cerebral cortex.

d.

cerebrum.

Question number: 1321

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Older Brain Structures

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A barefoot child steps on a bee, then jerks his or her foot back in response to the sting. This response has likely involved all parts of the nervous system EXCEPT

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

motor neurons.

b.

the spinal cord.

c.

spinal nerves.

d.

the brain.

Question number: 1322

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Drives & Incentives

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Unlike other drives, pain is characterized by

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

cyclical occurrences.

b.

avoidance rather than positive goal-seeking.

c.

a strong link to estrogen levels in the body.

d.

acyclic occurrences.

Question number: 1323

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Prenatal Development & the Newborn

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Studies of visual perception indicate that

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Choice (4) Response

a.

infants prefer unfamiliar faces to familiar faces.

b.

infants prefer faces to colored ovals.

c.

babies make little use of the visual sense before age 6 months.

d.

infants don’t prefer faces to colored ovals.

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