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Question number: 241

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Stability & Change

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Erikson’s psychosocial developmental stage in which success is achieved by having a secure social attachment with a caregiver is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

trust versus mistrust

b.

integrity versus despair

c.

autonomy versus shame and doubt

d.

generativity versus stagnation

Question number: 242

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

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The “emergency” part of the nervous system that prepares the body for “fight or flight” is the ________ branch.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

parasympathetic

b.

sympathetic

c.

central

d.

peripheral

Question number: 243

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Trait Perspective

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The concept of introversion and extroversion was advanced by:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Spearman

b.

Spranger

c.

Jung

d.

Kretshmer

Question number: 244

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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John has a lack of interest in friends or lovers and experiences very little emotion. He can be described as having which of the following personality disorders?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

schizoid

b.

undifferentiated

c.

avoidant

d.

paranoid

Question number: 245

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The lobe of the cerebral cortex that responds to auditory stimuli is the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

parietal lobe.

b.

temporal lobe.

c.

occipital lobe.

d.

cerebral cortex.

Question number: 246

» Motivation & Emotion » Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain

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A hungry person would find food to be a:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Primary reinforcer

b.

Intrinsic motivators

c.

Secondary reinforcer

d.

Extrinsic motivators

Question number: 247

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Biomedical Therapies » Drug Therapies

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ADHD in children is most often treated with the drug

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Haldol.

b.

Thorazine.

c. Both a. and d. are correct
d.

Endorphins.

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