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Question number: 393

» Abnormal Psychology » Somatoform Disorders

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Behavioral problems in which the person exhibits symptoms suggesting physical disease or injury, but for which there is no identifiable cause, are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

somatoform disorders.

b.

schizophrenia.

c.

organic brain pathologies.

d.

manic depressive disorders.

Question number: 394

» Motivation & Emotion » Biological Bases

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The hypothalamus has ________ hunger center (s).

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Choice (4) Response

a.

one

b.

the most direct control over

c.

total control over

d.

three

Question number: 395

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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The behavioral interpretation of depression relates it to “learned happiness. ” The most obvious symptom of this condition is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

An increase in random maladaptive behavior

b.

Active

c.

Passivity

d.

Excessive-aggressiveness when threatened

Question number: 396

» Sensation & Perception » Perceptual Processes » Interpretation

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Highway engineers sometimes paint stripes on freeway off-ramps to enhance the perception of depth, using the cue of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

accomodation.

b.

parallax.

c.

texture gradients.

d.

overlap.

Question number: 397

» Intelligence » Types of Intelligence

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The roots of current books on “emotional intelligence” can be found most readily in the writings of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Thurstone.

b.

Spearman.

c.

Gardner.

d.

Binet.

Question number: 398

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Vision

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What is the function of the lens?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Project an image onto the cornea

b.

Focus an image on the retina

c.

Contain receptor cells that are sensitive to light

d.

Locate the blind spot

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