Personality (AP Psychology): Questions 87 - 92 of 136

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Question number: 87

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » NeoFreudian & Psychodynamic Theorists

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The concept of introversion and extroversion was advanced by:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Jung

b.

Jeansch

c.

Hull

d.

Spranger

Question number: 88

» Personality » Growth & Adjustment

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A feeling of futility caused by the belief that one has little or no control over events in one’s life, which can make one stop trying and become depressed is known as:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

learned helplessness

b.

operant conditioning

c.

Type A Behavior

d.

Type B Behavior

Question number: 89

» Personality » Personality Theories & Approaches » Psychoanalytic Perspective

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The process by which the ego directs the individual to express sexual and aggressive impulses in socially acceptable ways is (the):

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Choice (4) Response
a.

repression

b.

reality principle

c.

rationalization

d.

superego

Question number: 90

» Personality » Growth & Adjustment

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The role “possible selves” play in our lives is to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

provide a basis for comparing self-image and true self.

b.

direct our behavior toward an imagined future.

c.

give us models for identification.

d.

remind us that all things are always possible.

Question number: 91

» Personality » Growth & Adjustment

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Classifying people as having either a Type A or Type B personality has been used to predict

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Choice (4) Response
a.

failure in education

b.

chances of suffering a heart attack.

c.

success in education.

d.

chances of developing a serious mental illness.

Question number: 92

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

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According to behaviorists,

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Choice (4) Response
a.

personality develops from initial feelings of inferiority.

b.

personality is strongly influenced by one’s self-image.

c.

hostile, generous, or destructive impulses arise in the unconscious.

d.

personality is acquired through conditioning and observational learning.

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