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Question number: 182

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Experimental, Correlation, & Clinical Research

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In an experiment, Sara investigates how alcohol affects aggression. The number of alcoholic drinks the subject has is called:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Independent variable

b.

Positive variable

c.

Dependent variable

d.

Experimental variable

Question number: 183

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Organization

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The tendency to group together objects that are the same size, shape, color, or form is known as

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Choice (4) Response

a.

simplicity

b.

continuation.

c.

similarity.

d.

nearness.

Question number: 184

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Psychoanalysis

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In psychoanalysis, the analysis of ________ is the process by which the therapist interprets the underlying meaning of the client’s uncensored reports of anything that comes to mind.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

accomodation

b.

free association

c.

resistances

d.

dreams

Question number: 185

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

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The role of the ________ nervous system is to relax the body and return it to a lower level of arousal.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

sympathetic

b.

parasympathetic

c.

somatic

d.

endocrine

Question number: 186

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Genetics

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Most human characteristics are the result of many genes working in combination. This is referred to as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

polygenic.

b.

chromosomal.

c.

environmental.

d.

recessive.

Question number: 187

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Brain Stimulation

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A biomedical therapy that uses brief electric currents to induce brain seizures in victims of major depression is known as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

biofeedback

b.

psychosurgery

c.

electroconvulsive therapy

d.

drug therapy

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