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Question number: 12

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With respect to astrology, palmistry, and phrenology, it can be said that

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

all are general psychology’s.

b.

they rarely appear to “work” due to the fallacy of positive instances.

c.

all are pseudo-psychology’s.

d.

astrology is the only system with a scientific basis.

e.

none is subject to the P T Barnum effect.

Question number: 13

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From where did psychology emerge?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the natural sciences

AND

the work of Wilhelm Wundt

b.

world’s first psychology laboratory

c.

early philosophical thought

d.

University of Leipzig

e.

All a. , b. , c. and d. are correct

Question number: 14

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Who is considered as the father of psychology?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Freud

b.

Wertheimer

c.

Wundt

d.

James

e.

Kohler

Question number: 15

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The term psychopathology refers to

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the focus on career counselling.

b.

mental illness.

c.

the focus of counseling psychology.

d.

the study of psychology.

e.

the distinction between psychologists and psychiatrists.

Question number: 16

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Which of the following is considered by the text to be a pseudo-psychology?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

behaviorism

b.

cognitive psychology

c.

functionalism

d.

Gestalt psychology

e.

astrology

Question number: 17

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Of the following persons, who is associated with the Gestalt school of psychology?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

William James

b.

John Watson

c.

Sigmund Freud

d.

Max Wertheimer

e.

Ivan Pavlov

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