NTA-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II): Questions 457 - 462 of 5827

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Question number: 457

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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Maintenance of an internal biological balance is called:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Drive

b.

Need

c.

Instinct

d.

Homeostasis

e.

Goal

Question number: 458

» Learning » Operant Conditioning

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What is explained by a defendant who is harassed and tortured until he confesses?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Positive punishment

b.

Negative reinforcement

c.

Negative punishment

d.

Punishment

e.

Positive reinforcement

Question number: 459

» Development of Human Behavior » Culture and Personality

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Vygotsky’s sociocultural theory suggests that a child’s most important discoveries are guided by

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Choice (5) Response

a.

adults acting as tutors.

b.

neither other children nor adults acting as tutors.

c.

adults don’t act as tutors.

d.

other children.

e.

both other children and adults acting as tutors.

Question number: 460

» Motivation » Motivational Process

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Unlearned biological motives necessary for survival are termed

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Choice (5) Response

a.

stimulus motives.

b.

primary motives.

c.

drives.

d.

secondary motives.

e.

incentives.

Question number: 461

» Mental Disorders » Hysteria

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This psychiatric disorder, also known as multiple personality disorder, involves persons who have two or more distinct personalities that alternate with one another

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Choice (5) Response

a.

anxiety disorder

b.

dissociative identity disorder

c.

manic depression

d.

schizophrenia

e.

panic disorder

Question number: 462

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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How is natural selection related to psychology?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

It is unrelated to psychology.

b.

Humans behave and think the way they do in part because it helped them survive.

c.

Humans and animals are related.

d.

Natural selection is related to evolution and not psychology.

e.

Survival is related to environmental conditions alone and not to genetics.

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