Personality (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 153 - 157 of 354

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Question number: 153

» Personality » Psychoanalytic Approach

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Striving to gain sympathy from others thus bolstering feelings of self-worth despite failures, is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Fantasy

b.

Sympathism

c.

Regression

d.

Projection

Question number: 154

» Personality » Measurement of Personality

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Back-Page Infrequency is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

one of ten clinical scales on the MMPI.

b.

a clinical scale on the MMPI-A.

c.

one of six validity scales on the MMPI.

d.

a clinical scale that doubles as a validity scale on the MMPI.

Question number: 155

» Personality » Characteristics of Personality

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An individual’s unique and relatively unchanging physiological characteristics and behavior patterns are called ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Traits

b.

Personality

c.

Temperature

d.

Character

Question number: 156

» Personality » Trait Approach

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Roberts and DelVecchio studied just how enduring traits are and concluded that consistency

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Choice (4) Response

a.

peaks between the ages of 50 and 59.

b.

is steady for some traits and random for others.

c.

decreases in steplike fashion from age 16 onward.

d.

remains the same through the life span.

Question number: 157

» Personality » Traits of Personality

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As used in contemporary personality assessment, without linkage to any specific personality theory, “state” refers to

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the transitory exhibition of a personality trait.

b.

the condition one is in after a traumatic event.

c.

a modality useful in evaluation and assessment.

d.

an inferred psychodynamic disposition.

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