Abnormal Psychology (AP Psychology): Questions 70 - 74 of 143

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Question number: 70

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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A common form of mental disorder afflicting 10 - 20 % of the population is

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depression.

b.

schizophrenia.

c.

delusional disorder.

d.

mania.

Question number: 71

» Abnormal Psychology » Diagnosis of Psychopathology

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Which criterion for psychological disorders suggests one would have a psychological disorder if one’s subjective feeling of anxiety, depression, or other unpleasant emotion determines we have a psychological disorder.

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criterion of psychopathology

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criterion of maladaptiveness

c.

criterion of personal distress

d.

criterion of normality

Question number: 72

» Abnormal Psychology » Diagnosis of Psychopathology

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An inability to behave in ways that foster the well-being of the individual and ultimately of society defines

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self-destructiveness.

b.

psychopathology.

c.

social nonconformity.

d.

emotional nonconformity.

Question number: 73

» Abnormal Psychology » Definitions of Abnormality

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Belief that one’s body is “rotting” and ravaged by disease would be classified as

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somatic delusions.

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bizarre delusion.

c.

delusions of influence.

d.

delusions of grandeur.

Question number: 74

» Abnormal Psychology » Dissociative Disorders

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Carl recently lost his job and has a great debt accumulated from gambling. He also has been feeling extreme pressure about not being able to take care of his eight children. After having too much to drink, Carl ran over a child crossing the street. Immediately following this episode, Carl could not remember who he was. This example illustrates

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Choice (4) Response

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dissociative amnesia.

b.

dissociative identity disorder.

c.

multiple personality disorder.

d.

dissociative fugue.

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