Abnormal Psychology-Schizophrenic Disorders (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 12 - 17 of 17

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Question number: 12

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CT scans of the brains of some young schizophrenics show ________ than normal.

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a.

smaller fissures

b.

wider ventricles

c.

fewer fissures

d.

smaller ventricles

e.

wide fissures

Question number: 13

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The term schizophrenia can be interpreted to mean

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a.

having more than one personality.

b.

that a person is insane.

c.

the same thing as a dissociative reaction.

d.

parallel thought and emotions.

e.

a split between thought and emotion.

Question number: 14

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Schizophrenia is most commonly found in

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a.

the middle aged.

b.

young adults.

c.

the elderly.

d.

adolescents.

e.

infants.

Question number: 15

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A type of schizophrenia characterized by hallucinations, delusions, and diffuse psychological organization is referred to as:

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a.

Disorganized

b.

Continuous

c.

Residual

d.

Fragmented

e.

Undifferentiated

Question number: 16

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Disorganized schizophrenia is characterized by

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a.

silliness, laughter, and bizarre behavior.

b.

attacks of fear or panic.

c.

delusions of persecution.

d.

moderate depression.

e.

severe depression.

Question number: 17

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Which of the following psychological disorders has a prevalence under one percent?

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a.

social phobia

b.

agoraphobia

c.

dissociative disorder

d.

panic disorder

e.

schizophrenia

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