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Question number: 62

» Personality » Assessment Techniques

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One hallmark of projective tests is that they:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Are system demarcated

b.

Require responses to ambiguous stimuli

c.

Measure only one trait

d.

Are multiphase

Question number: 63

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Humanistic & Behavioristic Perspective

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________ theories stress private, subjective experience and personal growth.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Type

b.

Humanistic

c.

Psychodynamic

d.

Trait

Question number: 64

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Psychoanalytic Perspective

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In Freud’s theory, the part of the personality that helps the individual adapt to external reality by making compromises between the id, the superego, and the environment is the:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

reality principle

b.

pleasure principle

c.

superego

d.

Ego

Question number: 65

» Personality » Growth & Adjustment

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Probably the most insidious form of defense mechanism is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Repression

b.

Reaction formation

c.

Projection

d.

Withdrawal

Question number: 66

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Psychoanalytic Perspective

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Freud called an unresolved conflict caused by over-indulgence or frustration a (n)

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Choice (4) Response
a.

fixation.

b.

incongruency.

c.

congruency

d.

retentiveness.

Question number: 67

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Psychoanalytic Perspective

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Suppose the ego were a hungry person in a crowded cafeteria. The ego would most likely

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

wait in line.

b.

push everyone and move to the front

c.

do nothing.

d.

push to the head of the line.

Question number: 68

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » SocialCognitive Perspective

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Learning theorists

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

emphasize situational determinants of behavior.

b.

deemphasize determinants of behavior.

c.

have removed the “person” from personality.

d.

stress the role of the unconscious.

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