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Question number: 481

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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Which of the following would a sociocultural psychologist be likely to study?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

the impact of thinking patterns on weight management

b.

the benefits of vocational guidance

c.

the way in which neurotransmitters are implicated in the development of eating disorders

d.

the impact of media messages on women’s body image

Question number: 482

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

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If your body is dehydrated, but you are not thirsty, we would say that you have

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

a need and a goal.

b.

neither a need nor a drive.

c.

both a drive and a need.

d.

a need but not a drive.

Question number: 483

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Genetics

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The term “germ cell” when used in genetics refers to:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Ova cell

b.

Sperm cell

c.

Ova and sperm cells

d.

Body cells

Question number: 484

» Sensation & Perception » Attention

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Placing priorities on sensory messages occurs in the process of

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

repetitious stimulation.

b.

subliminal attention.

c.

selective attention.

d.

divided perception.

Question number: 485

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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A psychologist who focused on the ways in which people’s family background related to their current functioning would be associated with which psychological approach?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the behavioral approach

b.

the learning approach

c.

the psychodynamic approach

d.

the humanistic approach

Question number: 486

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

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The early school of psychology that emphasized the importance of unconscious causes of behavior is known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

nativism

b.

psychoanalysis

c.

behaviorism

d.

Gestalt psychology

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