History, Approaches & Research Methods-Approaches & Perspectives (AP Psychology): Questions 1 - 6 of 49

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Question number: 1

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Psychodynamic determinism refers to:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Behavior over which we have full control

b.

Behaviour that is rules by forced over which we have no control

c.

Id impulses that will forever remain unfulfilled

d.

The delimiting characteristics of the superego

Question number: 2

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To assess clients’ abilities, a phrenologist would want to

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Choice (4) Response

a.

examine their skulls.

b.

read their handwriting.

c.

study their palms.

d.

examine their skills.

Question number: 3

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Which approach focuses the idea that psychology is not based on scientific fact or human shortcomings but instead should deal with human experience?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Behaviorism

b.

Structuralism

c.

Humanism

d.

Cognitive psychology

Question number: 4

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Which of the following psychologists wrote the book “The Principles of Psychology”?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

William James

b.

Sigmund Freud

c.

John Watson

d.

Wilhelm Wundt

Question number: 5

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An in-depth study of an individual is known as the ________ method.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

survey

b.

field study

c.

case study

d.

correlational

Question number: 6

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With respect to astrology, palmistry, and phrenology, it can be said that

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Choice (4) Response

a.

all are general psychology’s.

b.

they rarely appear to “work” due to the fallacy of positive instances.

c.

all are pseudo-psychology’s.

d.

none is subject to the P T Barnum effect.

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