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Question number: 275

» Sensation and Perception » Vestibular and Kinesthetic Senses

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Which tool of assessment would be most useful in assessing strength of grip?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Single photon emission computed tomography.

b.

The Papcsy-DePaepe test.

c.

A dynamometer.

d.

The Montreal Neurological Institute Battery.

e.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 276

» Behavioral Neuroscience » Sensory Structures and Processes

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Harlow, in experiment with social isolation in monkeys, found each of the following EXCEPT that

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Choice (5) Response

a.

socially isolated adult males did not exhibit normal sexual behavior

b.

for normal development, monkeys must be exposed to their biological parents

c.

socially isolated adult females did not exhibit normal maternal behavior

d.

being reared with other young monkeys provides positive socialization

e.

exposure to a peer group is an important factor in developing mature behavior

Question number: 277

» Personality » Theories

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Juli enjoys being around others and is well-known for her social grace, she is warm and engaging with everyone she meets regardless of whether the setting is the classroom, her workplace, a restaurant, or her own home. Based on this information and relying on the Five Factor Model, she would MOST likely score high in

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Conscientiousness.

b.

Extraversion

c.

Neuroticism

d.

Openness.

e.

Agreeableness.

Question number: 278

» Learning » Instrumental Conditioning

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What is an example of conditioned aversion?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Wanting to eat a lot of asparagus because it is very good for you

b.

No longer wanting to eat spinach because you heard that a lot of people who ate spinach got E. coli

c.

Wanting to drink a lot of water after you work out because it keeps you from feeling dehydrated

d.

No longer wanting to drink alcohol because you had too much and it made you sick

e.

Not wanting to eat a cheeseburger because you found out how much saturated fat it contains

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