Introduction to Psychology-Scope and Branches of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 34 - 39 of 80

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Question number: 34

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The approach to psychology that employs Darwinian concepts in research and testing is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

cognitive psychology

b.

evolutionary psychology

c.

humanistic psychology

d.

psychoanalytic psychology

Question number: 35

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Which of the following areas of inquiry would likely be of interest to a positive psychologist?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the ways in which brain lesions affect personality

b.

the ways in which survivors of Hurricane Katrina made meaning of their experience

c.

the ways in which genetic factors influence the development of depression

d.

the ways and reasons why kids learn differently?

Question number: 36

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The researcher most-associated with functionalism is

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Wilhelm Wundt.

b.

William James.

c.

B. F. Skinner.

d.

E. B. Titchener.

Question number: 37

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Which approach would explain depression in terms of disordered thinking?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the cognitive approach

b.

the sociocultural approach

c.

the behavioral approach

d.

the evolutionary approach

Question number: 38

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Which of the following would be considered an applied psychologist?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

social psychologist

b.

counseling psychologist

c.

general psychologist

d.

personality psychologist

Question number: 39

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Whereas the ________ asked what happens when an organism does something; the ________ asked how and why.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Functionalist, structuralist

b.

Functionalist, behaviorist

c.

structuralist, humanist

d.

structuralist, introspections

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