Abnormal Psychology (AP Psychology): Questions 18 - 22 of 143

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Question number: 18

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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Which of the following personality disorders describes a person who has an extremely unstable self image, is moody, and does not develop stable relationships?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

borderline

b.

schizoid

c.

histrionic

d.

paranoid

Question number: 19

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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Roger has been extremely anxious for much of the past year, but can’t explain why. There is a good chance that he is experiencing

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

sociopathy.

b.

a generalized anxiety disorder.

c.

neurosis.

d.

psychosis.

Question number: 20

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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The Freudian explanation of anxiety disorders emphasizes

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Choice (4) Response

a.

learned habits of self-defeating behavior.

b.

the development of a faulty or inaccurate self-image and distorted self-perceptions.

c.

forbidden impulses that threaten a loss of control.

d.

forbidden impulses that increases loss of control.

Question number: 21

» Abnormal Psychology » Anxiety Disorders

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One who is quite concerned with orderliness, perfectionism, and a rigid routine might be classified as a (n) ________ personality.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

histrionic

b.

obsessive-compulsive

c.

schizoid

d.

avoidant

Question number: 22

» Abnormal Psychology » Personality Disorders

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The illness known as ________ disorder is marked by impulsive, manipulative, often criminal behavior, without any feelings of guilt in the perpetrator.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

dissociative

b.

narcissistic personality

c.

antisocial personality

d.

histrionic personality

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