CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III): Questions 1538 - 1542 of 4442

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Question number: 1538

» Sensation, Attention & Perception » Selective Perception

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According to signal-detection theory, the failure to report the presence of a target stimulus that is in fact present is known as a ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

hit

b.

correct rejection

c.

false alarm

d.

miss

Question number: 1539

» Community Psychology » Small Groups

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Attribution theory concerns our tendency to explain our behavior and that of others

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Choice (4) Response

a.

by external causes rather than internal causes.

b.

by inferring causes on the basis of internal or external factors.

c.

based on human factors.

d.

based on personality factors.

Question number: 1540

» Personality » Determinants of Personality

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The Type A behavior pattern is associated with ________, in which the person engages in several activities at once as part of a continual effort to do more in less time.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

fight-or-flight response

b.

posttraumatic stress disorder

c.

personality changes

d.

multiphasic activity

Question number: 1541

» Sleep » Concept of Sleep

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Under which phenomena one can explain that – “When researchers removed all time cues like light, clock, radio, and television, from subjects’ environment, the length of the day expanded from 24 to about 25 hours”.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The circadian rhythm

b.

The interval timing clock

c.

The internal rhythm

d.

The external clock

Question number: 1542

» Therapeutic Approaches » Behavioral Therapy

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A child who has an intense fear of a dog as a result of some traumatic experience in the dog’s presence would be a candidate for

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Choice (4) Response

a.

aversive conditioning.

b.

punishment training.

c.

desensitization.

d.

stimulus control.

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