Personality-Personality and Behavior [GRE (Graduate Record Examinations) Psychology]: Questions 4 - 6 of 10

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Question 4

Personality and Behavior

Question

MCQ▾

The theory that a child steals candy because he is a thief is an example of a

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

cognitive bias

b.

dispositional attribution

c.

situational attribution

d.

response set

e.

availability heuristic

Question 5

Personality and Behavior

Question

MCQ▾

Since her physician told Mary that she needs to lose weight to improve her health, she has been trying to eat healthily. But every time she goes out to a restaurant, she can՚t resist ordering several unhealthy desserts. Her friends suggest that she try to eat the foods she craves in moderation, but she tells them that when she sees the sweets she՚s not “supposed” to eat, she can focus on nothing but how badly she wants them. Freud would say that Mary՚s ________ is encouraging her to overeat certain foods.

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

ego

b.

superego

c.

id

d.

unconsciousness

e.

preconscious

Question 6

Personality and Behavior

Question

MCQ▾

Elke lends a friend some money but the friend doesn՚t pay her back when he said he would. Though Elke feels angry, her mother taught her that it is rude to yell or say anything that might upset someone else, so she pretends she isn՚t angry and asks the friend to pay her back in a month. Freud would say that Elke՚s ________ told her she shouldn՚t show anger towards others.

Choices

Choice (5)Response

a.

unconsciousness

b.

preconscious

c.

superego

d.

ego

e.

id