AP Psychology: Questions 1463 - 1467 of 1615

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Question number: 1463

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Drug Therapies

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A researcher seeking an organic basis for schizophrenia would be well-advised to investigate the role of

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

dopamine and dopamine receptors.

b.

histamine and antihistamine.

c.

amphetamines and amphetamine receptors.

d.

adrenaline and noradrenaline.

Question number: 1464

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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Twenty extremely accurate clocks are locked in two bank vaults (ten in each). A subject who claims to have paranormal powers concentrates on the clocks in one of the vaults, attempting to make them run faster. If she succeeds, she will have demonstrated

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Choice (4) Response
a.

telepathy.

b.

mesmerism.

c.

precognition.

d.

psychokinesis.

Question number: 1465

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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The unconscious perception of stimuli that are too weak to exceed the absolute threshold for detection is known as ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

depth perception

b.

subliminal perception

c.

response bias

d.

difference threshold

Question number: 1466

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » Sleep Disorders

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A sleep disorder in which an awake person suffers from repeated, sudden, and irresistible REM sleep attacks is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

narcolepsy

b.

somnambulism

c.

Circadian rhythm sleep disorder

d.

insomnia

Question number: 1467

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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Assembling sensations into usable patterns is called

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Choice (4) Response
a.

habituation.

b.

perception.

c.

attention.

d.

sensation.

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