NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II): Questions 1361 - 1364 of 5827

Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 5827 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. Subscription can be renewed yearly absolutely FREE! View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 800.00 or

How to register?

Question number: 1361

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

Edit
MCQ▾

Question

What is Premack principle in operant conditioning?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Primary reinforcers are used to reinforce desirable behavior.

b.

Acquiring a desired behavior from an individual can be effectively used as a reinforcer for another, less desirable activity.

c.

Punishment is ineffective.

d.

More desirable behavior can be achieved through positive reinforcement.

e.

Punishment is effective when paired with an aversive stimulus.

Question number: 1362

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Medical Techniques

Edit
MCQ▾

Question

What is the difference between magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI)?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

MRI examines oxygenated blood, while fMRI examines hydrogen atoms.

b.

MRI examines glucose levels, while fMRI examines hydrogen atoms.

c.

MRI and fMRI does allow researchers to examine brain in action.

d.

MRI does not allow researchers to examine the brain in action, while fMRI does.

e.

MRI provides a two-dimensional X-ray, while fMRI provides a three-dimensional X-ray.

Question number: 1363

» Personality » Determinants of Personality

Edit
MCQ▾

Question

Which of the following could account for a major personality change in middle adulthood?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

moving to a new city

b.

a personal tragedy

c.

changing your looks

d.

making new friends

e.

None of the above

Question number: 1364

» Community Psychology » Social Change

Edit
MCQ▾

Question

A compulsion by decision makers to maintain each other’s approval, even at the cost of critical thinking and good judgment, is called

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

groupthink.

b.

the halo effect.

c.

expert power.

d.

social conformity.

e.

social loafing.

Developed by: