AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology: Questions 29 - 33 of 1650

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Question number: 29

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Extrasensory Perception

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The purported ability to predict future events is called

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Choice (5) Response

a.

precognition.

b.

psychokinesis.

c.

cognition.

d.

clairvoyance.

e.

telepathy.

Question number: 30

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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When a polygraph operator asks a subject, “Have you ever lied to your parents? ” he or she is using

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Choice (5) Response

a.

a control question.

b.

a experimental question.

c.

deception.

d.

a critical question.

e.

an irrelevant question.

Question number: 31

» Motivation & Emotion » Motivational Concepts » Hierarchy of Motives

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Which of the following orders of Maslow’s hierarchy of need is correct?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Belongingness, esteem, safety, physiological, self-actualization

b.

Physiological, safety, belongingness, esteem, self-actualization

c.

Safety, physiological, belongingness, self-actualization, esteem

d.

Physiological, esteem, safety, belongingness, self-actualization

e.

Physiological, belongingness, safety, esteem, self-actualization

Question number: 32

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

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The distortion of memory by adding, dropping, or changing details to fit a schema is:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

serial-position effect

b.

method of savings

c.

constructive recall

d.

episodic memory

e.

semantic memory

Question number: 33

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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A child and her father are walking. The child knows there are such things as birds but has never seen a bluebird before. Upon seeing one, she says, “See the birdie, ” and her father replies, “Yes, that’s a bluebird. ” This example demonstrates

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Choice (5) Response

a.

object permanence.

b.

assimilation.

c.

conservation.

d.

convergence.

e.

accommodation.

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