Sensation, Attention & Perception-ESP & Parapsychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 6

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Question number: 1

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Dr. J. B. Rhine is best known Psychologist in ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Psychophysical research

b.

Parapsychological research

c.

Psychoanalytical research

d.

Social Psychological research

Question number: 2

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The term ESP indicates.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Extrasensory Perception

b.

Electro Sensory Perception

c. Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague
d. All of the above

Question number: 3

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Early study of ESP, sometimes called the sheep versus goats study was conducted by Schmeidler and McConnell in________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

1958

b.

1930

c.

1940

d.

1950

Question number: 4

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Personality description provided by pseudo-psychologies are stated in general terms, which provide “a little something for everybody”. This fact is the basis of the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Palmist fallacy

b.

Uncritical acceptance pattern

c.

Barnum effect

d.

Fallacy of positive instances

Question number: 5

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The study of phenomena that do not appear explainable by known natural law is called ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Parapsychology

b.

Inferential Psychology

c.

Placebo Science

d.

Hypernatural Psychology

Question number: 6

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The ________ fallacy involves attributing human feelings and motives to animals.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Palmistry

b.

Graphological

c.

Positive instances

d.

Anthropomorphic

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