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Question number: 156

» Lifespan Development » Perception and Cognition

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Question

Milie is 9 months old and peek-a-boo is her favorite game, and recently she has begun to pry at her mother’s fingers when Mother covers her face. Milie has developed ________, the understanding that Mother is still behind her hands even when Milie can’t see her.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

concrete operations

b.

sensory operations

c.

object permanence

d.

conservation

Question number: 157

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

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It has been characterized as the “Rodney Dangerfield of psychometric variables. ” It is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

construct validity

b.

variance.

c.

face validity.

d.

odd-even reliability.

Question number: 158

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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Which of the following is NOT a dissociative disorder?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fugue

b.

Schizophrenia

c.

Amnesia

d.

Multiple personality disorder

Question number: 159

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Influence and Persuasion

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Milgtam used which theory to explain urbanites’ tendency to be less social than country dwellers?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Inoculation

b.

Self-monitoring

c.

Stimulus-overload

d.

Social loafing

Question number: 160

» Behavioral Neuroscience » Neuroscience Theories, Applications and Issues

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Prozac, which is frequently used to treat depression, works because it is a

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

norepinephrine agonist

b.

norepinephrine antagonist

c.

serotonin agonist

d.

serotonin antagonist

Question number: 161

» Measurement and Methodology » Psychometrics, Test Construction, Reliability, Validity

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In order to establish the construct validity of a test, evidence could be gathered indicating that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

expected changes in test performance occur as a result of experience.

b.

expected changes in test performance occur over time.

c.

the test measures a single concept.

d.

all of the above

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