Personality-Applications and Issues (GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology): Questions 1 - 3 of 3

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Question number: 1

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According to Matina Horner, a woman might choose not to work because of

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Choice (5) Response

a.

low self-esteem

b.

fear of failure

c.

self-handicapping

d.

fear of success

e.

insecurity that success is dependent on luck

Question number: 2

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Which of the following represents the best example of displacement?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

A goal is hard to achieve, so an easier goal is chosen to take its place.

b.

The boss criticizes the worker, so when the worker goes home she kicks the dog.

c.

A goal is easy to achieve, so a more challenging goal is chosen instead.

d.

The student is nervous about a test, so he loses his notes.

e.

The most popular student does badly on an exam, so another student becomes more popular.

Question number: 3

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With which of the following researchers is androgyny most associated?

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a.

Eleanor Maccoby

b.

Diana Baumrind

c.

Sandra Bem

d.

Matina Horner

e.

Karen Horney

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