Introduction to Psychology-Applications and Utility of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 7 - 11 of 20

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Question number: 7

» Introduction to Psychology » Applications and Utility of Psychology

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________ is the outdated theory that personality is revealed by the skull. It was popularized by ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Astrology, Jerome

b.

Phrenology, Franz Gall

c.

Comparative Psychology, Barnum

d.

Social Psychology, Guilford

Question number: 8

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» Introduction to Psychology » Applications and Utility of Psychology

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Brain mechanisms involved in hunger and thirst would most likely be studied by a

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Choice (4) Response
a.

sensory psychologist.

b.

learning theorist.

c.

biopsychologist.

d.

personality theorist.

Question number: 9

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If you were to walk into a laboratory where the effects of intense punishment on a rat’s ability to form a discrimination was being studied, you would be in the lab of a ________ psychologist.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

physiological

b.

developmental

c.

learning

d.

social

Question number: 10

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Psychologists use animals in experiments in order to

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Choice (4) Response
a.

investigate problems that cannot be studied with human subjects in order to discover principles that apply to humans.

b.

comply with government prohibitions against any unpleasant experiments using human subjects.

c.

eliminate the effect of the anthropomorphic fallacy.

d.

avoid using unreliable human subjects.

Question number: 11

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A practitioner who is intensively trained in the theories of Freud and treats patients by talking to them is probably a

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Choice (4) Response
a.

psychiatrist.

b.

psychoanalyst.

c.

clinical psychologist.

d.

counseling psychologist.

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