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Question number: 190

» Thinking » Problem Solving

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According to Collins and Quillian, to which of the following statements would subjects take the longer amount of time to answer “true”?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

A ballet slipper is a shoe.

b.

A sandal is a piece of clothing.

c.

A sandal is a shoe.

d.

A boot a shoe.

Question number: 191

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Stress, Conflict, Coping

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Catherine has wanted to lose weight for several years, and a magazine article on the dangers of obesity made her decide to finally take action. Today she went to the market and bought healthy foods, then made herself her favorite high-fat dinner and dessert, knowing she would need to eat these kinds of foods in moderation in the future. According to the transtheoretical model of change, Catherine is in the ________ stage.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

termination

b.

precontemplation

c.

preparation/determination

d.

contemplation

Question number: 192

» Personality » Applications and Issues

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Question

With which of the following researchers is androgyny most associated?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Diana Baumrind

b.

Sandra Bem

c.

Eleanor Maccoby

d.

Matina Horner

Question number: 193

» Personality » Theories

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Rob often worries about his future. He almost always lies awake the night before a test concerned that he will fail. On the rare occasion that he does receive a grade that is lower than the one for which he hoped, he becomes depressed and irritable. His friends tease him that he takes everything far too seriously, or that he’s going to have a nervous breakdown before he reaches 20. Based on this information and relying on the Five Factor Model, we can say that Rob would be MOST likely to score high in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Extraversion

b.

Openness.

c.

Conscientiousness.

d.

Neuroticism

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