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Question number: 513

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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According to Piaget, the cognitive process that interprets new information in light of existing schemas is known as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

assimilation

b.

acculturation

c.

accommodation

d.

conservation

Question number: 514

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

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Which of the following early schools of psychology studied how the conscious mind helps the individual to adapt to the environment?

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a.

functionalism

b.

structuralism

c.

Gestalt psychology

d.

behaviorism

Question number: 515

» Social Psychology » Attribution Process

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When we perform well, we typically attribute our success to ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

internal characteristics

b.

our group of colleagues

c.

external circumstances

d.

our personality type

Question number: 516

» Personality » Growth & Adjustment

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The five-factor model of personality includes

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a.

conscientiousness.

b.

social interactionism.

c.

non-neuroticism.

d.

sense of humor.

Question number: 517

» Developmental Psychology » Dimensions of Development

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Stuttering is considered a

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problem with a physical origin.

b.

psychological consequence of permissive parenting.

c.

side effect of authoritarian parenting.

d.

result of fixation caused by conflicts during toilet training.

Question number: 518

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Statistics, Research Methods & Ethics » Making Inferences

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A psychologist observes the confrontation between two rival neighborhood gangs from the window of an abandoned building. This method of collecting observations is best described as

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a.

controlled experimentation.

b.

experimental regression.

c.

naturalistic observation.

d.

field observation.

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