Personality (GRE Psychology): Questions 24 - 27 of 33

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Question number: 24

» Personality » Assessment

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Dr. Ben shows his client Dallas 12 different pictures and asks him to tell a story about each one. When Dallas has looked at all the cards, the two of them review the stories together, looking for recurrent themes. Dallas has just taken the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-2).

b.

MMPI

c.

Thematic Apperception Test (TAT).

d.

NEO-PI.

Question number: 25

» Personality » Assessment

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An individual sternly gives orders in his own home and obediently follows orders at work. This person might score particularly high on the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Bem Sex Role Inventory

b.

F-scale

c.

CPI

d.

Rotter Locus of Control Scale

Question number: 26

» Personality » Theories

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Trait theory in personality has been most criticized for

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Choice (4) Response

a.

not identifying one agreed-upon dimension of personality

b.

not addressing heredity

c.

assuming that people behave consistently in various situations

d.

attempting to quantify the impossible

Question number: 27

» Personality » Personality and Behavior

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Ben has read all the books on mythology in his school’s library, and he is intrigued by how the stories all seem to have similar elements and themes. In each story there is a hero and a villain, a damsel in distress, a wise old man or woman to guide the hero, and a funny sidekick. Jung would tell Ben that the hero, the villain, the wise mentor, the love interest, and the sidekick are all patterns of interpreting experience called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

psychodynamics.

b.

object relations.

c.

mandalas.

d.

archetypes.

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