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Question number: 521

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Treatment Approaches

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Axis III in DSM-IV address:

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a.

primary personality disorders

b.

physical disorders

c.

mental disorders

d.

the major abnormal disorders

Question number: 522

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neural Transmission

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A nerve impulse is also called a (n)

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a.

refractory energy burst.

b.

action potential.

c.

resting energy burst.

d.

negative after-image.

Question number: 523

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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The three techniques used for brainwashing identified by McConnell are

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a.

isolation, change and conditioning.

b.

de-stabilization, isolation, and conditioning.

c.

target behavior, dissonance, and consonance.

d.

isolation, dependency, and reward.

Question number: 524

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Mechanics

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The information surrounding a stimulus is known as the

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a.

context.

b.

adaptation level.

c.

information.

d.

internal frame of reference.

Question number: 525

» Abnormal Psychology » Theories of Psychopathology

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Behaviorists would say that self-defeating behaviors are maintained by immediate reinforcement in the form of

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a.

relief from anxiety.

b.

increased anxiety.

c.

protecting one’s self-image.

d.

defending the ego.

Question number: 526

» Abnormal Psychology » Mood Disorders

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Which of the following is classified as a mood disorder?

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a.

delusional disorder

b.

multiple personality disorder

c.

manic depressive disorder

d.

bipolar disorder

Question number: 527

» Abnormal Psychology » Definitions of Abnormality

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The legal term ________ attests that a person is not responsible for his or her own actions, including criminal behavior.

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a.

psychological disorder

b.

insanity

c.

mental illness

d.

mental well being

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