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Question number: 487

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

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Which of the following best defines the meaning of eclectic psychology?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

The study of a variety of theories within the field

b.

The study of child development

c.

The study of animal instinct

d.

The study of abnormal behavior

e.

The study of the human brain and central nervous system

Question number: 488

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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According to Janis, John F. Kennedy’s Bay of Pigs failure was caused in large part by

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

brainstorming.

b.

the expert power effect.

c.

the self-censorship effect.

d.

groupthink.

e.

social loafing.

Question number: 489

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

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Electrically stimulating the lateral hypothalamus will cause a rat to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

sleep and dream.

b.

stop eating.

c.

start drinking.

d.

start eating.

e.

stop drinking.

Question number: 490

» Social Psychology » Group Dynamics

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You are asked by a close friend to outline a complete text to aid her studying for a final exam. You refuse to help. Later, your friend asks if you would at least outline two chapters. Feeling guilty, you now agree to help. Your behavior is predicted by the

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

high-ball effect.

b.

low-ball technique.

c.

door-in-the-face effect.

d.

foot-in-the-face technique.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 491

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Approaches & Perspectives

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The fortune teller who studies your palm carefully before announcing that “great fortune lies in your immediate future” is practicing ________ psychology.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

commonsense

b.

pseudo

c.

forensic

d.

applied

e.

ethical

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