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Question number: 1347

» Abnormal Psychology » Organic Disorders

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Persons who suffer from paraphilia are categorized as having

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

generalized anxiety.

b.

phobic disorders.

c.

sexual disorders.

d.

personality disorders.

Question number: 1348

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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What is meant by punishment?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Adding something unwanted when the subject is not doing the correct behavior and then stopping it when he or she displays the correct behavior

b.

Anything that comes to represent a primary reinforcer

c.

Taking away something unpleasant when the subject performs the correct behavior

d.

An attempt to weaken a response by following it with something unpleasant

Question number: 1349

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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In which part of the brain does the final step required to convert vibrations into sound sensations takes place?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Outer ear

b.

Middle ear

c.

Cochlea

d.

Auditory receptors

Question number: 1350

» Social Psychology » Attitudes & Attitude Change

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In Thurston’s method of attitude scaling, the key factor is the use of:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Positive and negative items

b.

Reinforcement

c.

Quantity

d.

Numbers

Question number: 1351

» Developmental Psychology » Research Methods

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Developmental psychology is the study of

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Choice (4) Response
a.

the stages of life and the important tasks of each.

b.

behvaioral disorders in life.

c.

progressive changes in behavior and abilities from conception to death.

d.

the role of maturation in the unfolding of human potential.

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