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Question number: 379

» General Psychology » History

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Dan is taking a psychology class and is not at all interested in discussions about the unconscious, childhood influences, or the way different structures in the brain work. Although, he is interested in the purpose of certain psychological mechanisms like he wonders why we feel disgusted by a food that made us sick or why some emotions are the same all over the world and others aren’t. Dan is thinking most like a

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

structuralist.

b.

British empiricist.

c.

monist.

d.

functionalist.

Question number: 380

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Neurophysiological Factors

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After a serious head injury, Vicky could not remember the events that led up to the accident. Vicky is likely suffering from

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Choice (4) Response

a.

retrograde amnesia

b.

depression

c.

denial

d.

anterograde amnesia

Question number: 381

» Behavioral Neuroscience » States of Consciousness

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Malia is 10 years of age, and her grandmother, Ani, is 60 years old. Which statement is likely to be true concerning their sleep patterns?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Ani is more likely than Malia to have night terrors

b.

Ani spends more of the night dreaming than Malia does

c.

Ani spends more of her sleep time in deep sleep than Malia does

d.

Ani sleeps fewer hours per day than Malia does

Question number: 382

» Lifespan Development » Theories, Applications and Issues

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According to Piaget, most five-year-old children should be in which of the following cognitive stages?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sensorimotor

b.

Preoperational

c.

Formal operational

d.

Concrete operational

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