AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology: Questions 1485 - 1490 of 1615

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Question number: 1485

» Social Psychology » Aggression or Antisocial Behavior

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Alcohol

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

causes relaxation and raises the threshold for aggression.

b.

is a direct cause of aggression.

c.

increases threshold for aggression.

d.

lowers the threshold for aggression.

Question number: 1486

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The lobe of the cerebral cortex responsible for processing visual information is the:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

parietal lobe

b.

occipital lobe

c.

cerebral cortex

d.

temporal lobe

Question number: 1487

» Developmental Psychology » Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity » Cultural Influences

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Crowding causes increase in heart rate and the level of adrenaline:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Yes

b.

No effect

c.

No

d.

Adrenaline is not rrelated to heart

Question number: 1488

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Thinking & Cognition » Forming Judgments

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Concept formation refers to

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the application of transformation rules to basic sentences.

b.

non-organized experiences leading to non-meaningful categories.

c.

inductive as opposed to deductive thinking.

d.

organizing experiences into meaningful categories.

Question number: 1489

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science

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A testable prediction about the relationship between two or more events or characteristics is known as a:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

statistic

b.

hypothesis

c.

measurement

d.

replication

Question number: 1490

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Describing Data

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A curve which shows an overall negative slope may show:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

upwards acceleration

AND

negative acceleration

b.

positive acceleration

c.

linear acceleration

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

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