Intelligence-Heredity or Environment & Intelligence (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 1 - 6 of 6

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Question number: 1

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The leading cause of mind retardation is believed to be:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Poor upbringing

b.

Inherited traits

c.

Organic brain syndrome

d.

Environmental factors

Question number: 2

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In general children who score well on IQ tests have parents who:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Spend time with them and actively encourage their development

b.

Punish them if they fail to do it well

c.

Have very high IQs

d.

Pay for extra classes

Question number: 3

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The view that intelligence is genetically transmitted was expressed in books such as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

The Kallikak Family.

AND

English Men of Science.

b.

Hereditary Genius.

c.

Genes, Race and Human history.

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 4

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The leading cause of mental retardation is believed to be:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Inherited traits

b.

Organic brain syndrome

c.

Safe pregnancy

d.

Fetal alcohol syndrome

Question number: 5

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The doctrine of predeterminism holds that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

all living organisms are preformed at birth.

b.

learning enhances the genetic coding.

c.

all living organisms have their destiny set at birth.

d.

no amount of learning can enhance what has been genetically encoded.

Question number: 6

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The English Scientist who considered measuring intelligence by measuring head size:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Binet

b.

Galton

c.

Terman

d.

Kohler

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