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Question number: 156

» Personality » Personality and Behavior

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The theory that a child steals candy because he is a thief is an example of a

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

cognitive bias

b.

situational attribution

c.

availability heuristic

d.

response set

e.

dispositional attribution

Question number: 157

» Lifespan Development » Perception and Cognition

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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 (5) Response

a.

object permanence

b.

concrete operations

c.

accommodation

d.

sensory operations

e.

conservation

Question number: 158

» 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 (5) Response

a.

variance.

b.

odd-even reliability.

c.

face validity.

d.

marital satisfaction.

e.

construct validity

Question number: 159

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Causes and Development of Disorders

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Which of the following is NOT a dissociative disorder?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Multiple personality disorder

b.

Schizophrenia

c.

Fugue

d.

Amnesia

e.

Identity disorder

Question number: 160

» 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 (5) Response

a.

Social loafing

b.

Social facilitation

c.

Stimulus-overload

d.

Inoculation

e.

Self-monitoring

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