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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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

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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Choice (4) Response

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.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

psychological disorder

b.

insanity

c.

mental illness

d.

mental well being

Question number: 528

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Older Brain Structures

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Damage to the cerebellum would result in:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Loss of memory

b.

Loss of muscular coordination

c.

Heart failure

d.

Loss of hearing

Question number: 529

» Sensation & Perception » Sensory Adaptations » Hearing

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What are three small bones of the inner ear called?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Ossicles

b.

Auditory canals

c.

Cochlear bones

d.

Tympanic bones

Question number: 530

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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People who think their ethnic, national, or religious group is superior to others are called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

liberal.

b.

ethnocentric.

c.

authoritarian

d.

dogmatic.

Question number: 531

» Developmental Psychology » Developmental Theories » Continuity & Stages

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Using existing patterns of behavior in new situations is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

adaptation.

b.

convergence.

c.

assimilation.

d.

conservation.

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