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Question number: 2257

» Thinking and Reasoning » Types of Thinking and Reasoning

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The inability to realize that a problem can be solved by using a familiar object in an unusual way is likely due to a mental set known as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

creative thinking

b.

functional fixedness

c.

divergent thinking

d.

convergent thinking

Question number: 2258

» Psychological Tests & Individual Differences » Psychological Tests

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Reliability is also sometimes measured by comparing the score on one-half of the test items to the score on the other half, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Validity

b.

Split half reliability

c.

Equivalent forms reliability

d.

Reliability

Question number: 2259

» Problem Solving » Nature of Problem Solving Behavior

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

We use mental short-cuts to solve problems. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Problem solving includes thinking.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 2260

» Personality » Psychoanalytic Approach

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“The fox who, unable to reach clusters of luscious grapes, decided that they were sour and not worth having anyway”, is an example of ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sweet lemon mechanism

b.

Intellectualization

c.

Sour grapes mechanism

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 2261

» Personality » Trait Approach

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Who conceived of personality traits as having a real, physical existence within the brain?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Holt.

b.

Swerdlik.

c.

Cattell.

d.

Eysenck.

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