NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II): Questions 142 - 145 of 6630

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Question 142

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Five hundred undergraduates were asked to report their favorite television show from a list of 100 different shows. What kind of scale can best organize the data?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Interval

b.

Nominal

c.

Ratio

d.

Ordinal

Question 143

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MCQ▾

Treating a patient for Parkinson՚s disease includes administering a chemical that will lead to increases in the patient՚s

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

dopamine

b.

monoamine oxidase inhibitors (MAOIs)

c.

acetylcholine

d.

serotonin

Question 144

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MCQ▾

Which of the following represents the best example of displacement?

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

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

b.

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

c.

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

d.

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

Question 145

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MCQ▾

A placed in a “Skinner box” which is outfitted with a key for pecking and a chute that delivers food. Through shaping, the experimenter plans to condition the bird to peck the key in order to obtain food. The experimenter will need to use

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

trace conditioning

b.

secondary reinforcement

c.

differential reinforcement

d.

autonomic conditioning

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