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Question number: 7

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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: 8

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According to clinical psychologists unconscious is:

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a.

A place

b.

A construct

c.

An observation

d.

A hypothesis

Question number: 9

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Mary believes that she is the Queen of England. She is having

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Choice (4) Response

a.

bizarre delusion.

b.

depressive delusions.

c.

delusions of reference.

d.

delusions of grandeur.

Question number: 10

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

somatic delusions.

b.

bizarre delusion.

c.

delusions of influence.

d.

delusions of grandeur.

Question number: 11

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Robert was found wandering naked in the campus parking lot, proclaiming himself to be “Father Time. ” He shows evidence of a (n) ________ disorder.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

affective

b.

personality

c.

neurotic

d.

psychotic

Question number: 12

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False beliefs that are held even when the facts contradict them are called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

day dreaming.

b.

illusions.

c.

hallucinations.

d.

delusions.

Question number: 13

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The suggested cause of abnormal behavior from the cognitive perspective is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Unconscious unresolved conflicts

b.

Healthy learning methods

c.

Faulty thinking

d.

Faulty learning

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