Introduction to Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 25 - 29 of 270

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Question number: 25

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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How is natural selection related to psychology?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

Natural selection is related to evolution and not psychology.

c.

It is unrelated to psychology.

d.

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

Question number: 26

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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Which of the following would a sociocultural psychologist be likely to study?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the impact of thinking patterns on weight management

b.

the benefits of vocational guidance

c.

the way in which neurotransmitters are implicated in the development of eating disorders

d.

the impact of media messages on women’s body image

Question number: 27

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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A psychologist who focused on the ways in which people’s family background related to their current functioning would be associated with which psychological approach?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the behavioral approach

b.

the learning approach

c.

the psychodynamic approach

d.

the humanistic approach

Question number: 28

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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The early school of psychology that emphasized the importance of unconscious causes of behavior is known as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

nativism

b.

psychoanalysis

c.

behaviorism

d.

Gestalt psychology

Question number: 29

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Which of the following best defines the meaning of eclectic psychology?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The study of animal instinct

b.

The study of abnormal behavior

c.

The study of a variety of theories within the field

d.

The study of the human brain and central nervous system

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