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Question number: 50

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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The first task in psychology is to carefully observe and objectively describe:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Social Institution

b.

Behaviour

c.

Act

d.

Symptoms of abnormality

Question number: 51

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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The four main goals of psychological research are:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Description, prediction, assessment and manipulation

b.

Description, explanation, control and validity

c.

Description, experimentation, prediction and control

d.

Description, explanation, assessment and manipulation

Question number: 52

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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The study of the adaptive origins of human behavior patterns is called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

interpersonal attraction.

b.

evolutionary attachment.

c.

developmental psychology.

d.

evolutionary psychology.

Question number: 53

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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A philosophical approach that accepts sensory experience as a source of knowledge is known as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

structuralism

b.

rationalism

c.

empiricism

d.

humanism

Question number: 54

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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The given statement is supported by which psychological approach “Give me a dozen healthy infants and my own special world to bring them up in, and I’ll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist, lawyer, doctor and more… ”?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Cognitive

b.

Functional

c.

Behavioral

d.

Psychoanalytic

Question number: 55

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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The statement that psychology is empirical means:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The methods of psychology are based on controlled experiments and on observations made with great precision and objectivity

b.

Psychology is experimental in nature

c.

Scientific psychology originated in Greek and Roman ages

d.

Psychology is different from other sciences

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