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Question number: 29

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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

Question number: 30

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

interpersonal attraction.

b.

evolutionary attachment.

c.

developmental psychology.

d.

evolutionary psychology.

Question number: 31

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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… ”?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Cognitive

b.

Functional

c.

Behavioral

d.

Psychoanalytic

Question number: 32

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The field that applies psychological principles to the prevention and treatment of physical illness is known as ________ psychology.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

developmental

b.

health

c.

clinical

d.

educational

Question number: 33

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Which of the following career options are available to psychologists?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

diversity within day-to-day work activities

b.

working with psychiatrists.

c.

well-paying jobs

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

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