Introduction to Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 45 - 49 of 270

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Question number: 45

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Which of the following represents the largest field of specialization in psychology?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

industrial psychology

b.

clinical psychology

c.

educational psychology

d.

experimental psychology

Question number: 46

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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Why is psychology considered a science?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

It focuses on behavior.

b.

It focuses on internal mental processes.

c.

It classifies mental disorders.

d.

It focuses on observation, drawing conclusions, and prediction.

Question number: 47

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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Which field supports the statement “Psychology is considered a science mainly because it relies on direct observation”?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Structuralism

b.

Cognitive psychology

c.

Behaviorism

d.

Social psychology

Question number: 48

» Introduction to Psychology » Concept and Meaning of Psychology

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The ________ perspective of psychology is primarily concerned with the study of subjective mental experience.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

structuralism

b.

phenomenological

c.

existential

d.

humanistic

Question number: 49

» Introduction to Psychology » Scope and Branches of Psychology

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A psychologist is attempting to understand why certain physical characteristics are rated as attractive. The psychologist explains that certain characteristics have been historically adaptive, and thus are considered attractive. This explanation is consistent with which of the following approaches?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the evolutionary approach

b.

the behavioral approach

c.

the humanistic approach

d.

the cognitive approach

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