Abnormal Psychology-Definitions of Abnormality (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 7 - 12 of 16

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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 (5) Response

a.

psychopathology

b.

mental illness

c.

insanity

d.

psychological disorder

e.

mental well being

Question number: 8

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According to clinical psychologists unconscious is:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

An observation

b.

A thing

c.

A construct

d.

A place

e.

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 (5) Response

a.

delusions of persecution.

b.

delusions of grandeur.

c.

delusions of reference.

d.

bizarre delusion.

e.

depressive delusions.

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 (5) Response

a.

delusions of grandeur.

b.

somatic delusions.

c.

delusions of influence.

d.

delusions of persecution.

e.

bizarre delusion.

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 (5) Response

a.

anxiety

b.

neurotic

c.

affective

d.

psychotic

e.

personality

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 (5) Response

a.

day dreaming.

b.

illusions.

c.

delusions.

d.

fantasies.

e.

hallucinations.

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