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Question number: 279

» General Psychology » History

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As a school of psychology, Structuralism

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

has as little influence on modern psychology as phrenology

b.

brought the study of psychology into the laboratory

c.

was wiped out by political events in Europe

d.

had an important influence on Freuds structural ideas of id, ego, and superego

e.

is now recognized as having held psychology back from its own independent development

Question number: 280

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

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With regard to the issues of test validity, fairness, and bias

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

it is possible for a test to be biased and used unfairly.

b.

test bias systematically prevents accurate, impartial measurement.

c.

all of the above.

d.

it is possible for a test to be valid yet used unfairly.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 281

» Lifespan Development » Development Theories, Applications and Issues

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According to Piaget, a child who looks under a pillow for a lost toy is able to appreciate

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Choice (5) Response

a.

object permanence

b.

exploration needs

c.

conservation

d.

determination

e.

concrete operations

Question number: 282

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

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Which of the following tests allows unconscious motivation, particularly the need for achievement, to be expressed?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

California Personality Inventory (CPI)

b.

Thematic Apperception Test (TAT)

c.

Q-sort

d.

Good enough Draw-A-Person Test

e.

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI)

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