Development of Human Behavior-Hereditary and Environment (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 181 - 187 of 234

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Question number: 181

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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The ________ is a helix, a spiral that look like a coiled ladder.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Deoxyribonucleic acid molecule (DNA).

b.

Ribonucleic Acid (RNA) molecule

c.

DNA and RNA

d.

All of the above

Question number: 182

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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The ________ helps the infant to find a bottle or breast.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

All of the above

b.

Rooting reflex

c.

Sucking reflex

d.

Moro reflex

Question number: 183

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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Who suggested that neonates are even capable of imitation?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hayes & Watson (1981)

b.

Meltzoff & Moore (1977)

c.

Thomas & Chess (1980)

d.

Abravanel & Sigafoos (1984)

Question number: 184

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There are atleast ________ genes in every human cell.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

500, 000

b.

20, 000

c.

10, 000

d.

100, 000

Question number: 185

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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In the male, the chromosome from the mother is ________ but that from the father is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Y, X

b.

X, Y

c.

Y, Y

d.

X, X

Question number: 186

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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Selective breeding for desirable characteristics is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

adaptive behavior.

b.

eugenics.

c.

microcephaly.

d.

cretinism.

Question number: 187

» Development of Human Behavior » Hereditary and Environment

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Galton, a cousin of Charles Darwin, proposed the controversial practice known as ________, encouraging supposedly superior people to reproduce, while preventing supposedly inferior people from reproducing.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

factor analysis

b.

eugenics

c.

stereotype threat

d.

variability hypothesis

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