Personality-Growth & Adjustment (AP Psychology): Questions 18 - 23 of 28

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Question number: 18

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Temperament refers to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

charisma or character.

b.

acquired emotional traits

c.

unique and enduring behavior patterns.

d.

hereditary emotional traits.

Question number: 19

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Dependence, passivity and greediness are regarded as traits found in the so-called:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Genital stage

b.

Oedipus complex

c.

Phallic stage

d.

Oral character

Question number: 20

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A gambler lost 1000 rupees at a racetrack but he was not upset. He said, “I would have spent the money on any other thing any way”. Which defense mechanism does his statement involve?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Denial

b.

Reaction formation

c.

Undoing

d.

Rationalization

Question number: 21

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Learning sex-appropriate behavior is greatly influenced by

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Choice (4) Response
a.

valuing and self-regard.

b.

self-reinforcement and resolution of unconscious conflicts.

c.

identification and imitation.

d.

toilet training and early feeding contacts.

Question number: 22

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Which of the following could account for a major personality change in middle adulthood?

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a.

moving to a new city

b.

changing your looks

c.

making new friends

d.

a personal tragedy

Question number: 23

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The ________ is marked by impatience, hostility, and extreme competitiveness and is associated with the development of coronary heart disease.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

general adaptation syndrome

b.

posttraumatic stress disorder

c.

Type A Behavior Pattern

d.

Type B Behavior Pattern

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