AP Psychology: Questions 463 - 468 of 1615

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 1615 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 500.00 or

Question number: 463

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science

MCQ▾

Question

How is natural selection related to psychology?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Humans behave and think the way they do in part because it helped them survive.

b.

Natural selection is related to evolution and not psychology.

c.

It is unrelated to psychology.

d.

Survival is related to environmental conditions alone and not to genetics.

Question number: 464

» Developmental Psychology » Nature, Nurture, & Human Diversity » Parents & Peers

MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following is characteristic of good parenting?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

consistency

b.

scolding

c.

flooding the infant with stimuli

d.

“hothousing”

Question number: 465

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Modes of Therapy » Humanistic

MCQ▾

Question

Which form of therapy places responsibility for the course of therapy on the client?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

action therapy

b.

insight therapy

c.

family therapy

d.

non-directive therapy

Question number: 466

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

MCQ▾

Question

Larry sells shoes for a living and the salary depends on how many shoes he can sell in a two-week period of time. What schedule of reinforcement is Larry being paid with?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Variable ratio

b.

Variable interval

c.

Fixed ratio

d.

Fixed interval

Question number: 467

» Developmental Psychology » Dimensions of Development

MCQ▾

Question

The child’s increasing skill at using his muscles is due chiefly to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Motivation

b.

Learning

c.

Maturation

d.

Pushing by parents

Question number: 468

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

MCQ▾

Question

A nerve cell carrying information from your brain to muscles and glands is called a (n)

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

connector neuron

b.

motor neuron

c.

sensory neuron

d.

effector cell

Sign In