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Question number: 296

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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The most frequently occurring major psychological disorder is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mood disorder

b.

Depression

c.

Anxiety

d.

Schizophrenia

Question number: 297

» Intelligence » Types of Intelligence

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The most important criterion of whether an individual should be considered retarded is that individual’s:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Ability to learn to speak

b.

Mental age

c.

Social competence

d.

IQ

Question number: 298

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Behavior

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Desensitization is primarily used to

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Choice (4) Response

a.

decrease free-floating anxiety.

b.

symbolically reward positive behavior.

c.

alleviate phobias and anxieties.

d.

overcome destructive habits.

Question number: 299

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

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To estimate the degree of the relationship between birth order and achievement motivation, a researcher would do a (n) ________ study.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

laboratory

b.

experimental

c.

correlational

d.

inventory

Question number: 300

» Memory, Cognition, Thinking & Language » Memory » Retrieving & Recalling

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What does maintenance rehearsal involves?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Systematically recalling information

b.

Intentionally repeating information

c.

Recalling the words at the end of a list

d.

Processing iconic memories

Question number: 301

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Psychoanalytic Perspective

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During the first year of life, the child is said to go through the ________ stage.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

phallic

b.

anal

c.

genital

d.

oral

Question number: 302

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Older Brain Structures

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The main activity of the thalamus is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Receiving sensory information and relaying it to the appropriate area

b.

Regulating motivational and emotional behavior

c.

Controlling all auditory functions of the brain

d.

Processing sensory information about touch, pain, and temperature

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