Personality-Trait Approach (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 8 - 14 of 38

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Question number: 8

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Endomorphy is to ectomorphy as:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Social inhibition is to love of comfort

b.

Love of comfort is to need for action

c.

Need for action is to social inhibition

d.

Love of comfort is to social inhibition

Question number: 9

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What do psychologists mean by the term trait-situation interaction?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Situations affect how traits are exhibited.

b.

Situations change traits.

c.

Situations affect how types are exhibited.

d.

Situations create new traits.

Question number: 10

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At what age does personality become quite stable?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

40

b.

50

c.

30

d.

20

Question number: 11

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Raymond B Cattell advanced the study of personality traits by using a statistical method called:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Factor analysis

b.

Phrenology

c.

Principal component analysis

d.

Locus of control

Question number: 12

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Characteristics that are shared by most members of a culture are termed

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Choice (4) Response

a.

absolute traits.

b.

ethnic traits.

c.

general traits.

d.

common traits.

Question number: 13

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A defining characteristic of traits is that they are

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Choice (4) Response

a.

enduring.

b.

observed.

c.

fixed.

d.

constant

Question number: 14

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Central traits:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Were suggested by a behaviorist to explain behavior

b.

Are seen in growth retarding individuals

c.

Organize and control behavior across many situations

d.

Are more situations specific than they are secondary traits

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