Mental Disorders-Schizophrenia (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 36

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Question number: 1

» Mental Disorders » Schizophrenia

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________ schizophrenics shift from one pattern of schizophrenic behavior to another.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Disorganized

b.

Undifferentiated

c.

Simple

d.

Catatonic

Question number: 2

» Mental Disorders » Schizophrenia

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If a person suffering from schizophrenia has an identical twin, that twin

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Choice (4) Response
a.

will have a 46 percent chance of becoming schizophrenic.

b.

will have a 86 percent chance of becoming schizophrenic.

c.

will be no more likely than anyone else to become schizophrenic.

d.

is also likely to have more than one personality.

Question number: 3

» Mental Disorders » Schizophrenia

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Psychosomatic disorders are best illustrated by:

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Neurotic anxiety

b.

Asthma caused by anxiety

c.

Eating less

d.

Over-eating

Question number: 4

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In general, schizophrenia is characterized by

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Choice (4) Response
a.

rapid and unpredictable changes in emotion.

b.

high levels of anxiety coupled with a lack of conscience.

c.

delusions of persecution and somatic complaints.

d.

blunted or inappropriate emotions and withdrawal.

Question number: 5

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Which of the following is related to recent attempts to find biochemical explanations for schizophrenia?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

dopamine

b.

valium

c.

diazepam

d.

psychotropin

Question number: 6

» Mental Disorders » Schizophrenia

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Overeating in children

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

sometimes is encouraged by a parent who is anorexic.

b.

may be discouraged because the parent considers a fat baby unhealthy or undesirable.

c.

leads to the development of eating habits and conflicts that have life-long consequences.

d.

leads to the development of good food habits and provides life-long consequences.

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