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On Being a Person
Exam number 00710000

1. the most common of all of the psychological disorders is
A. bipolar disorder
B. acute stress disorder
C. schizophrenia
D. depression

2. according to robert sternberg, a combination of intimacy and passion is called ____ love.
A. fatous
B. romantic
C. companionate.
D. consummate

3. charles washes his hands every time he passes either a bathroom or the kitchen sink. before he goes to bed at night, he checks several times to make sure that the stove is turned off. according to this information, charles is probably suffering from
A. OCD
B. GAD
C. acute stress disorder
D. dissociative fugue

4. a company supervisor asks for volunteers from the first shift to help assemble a new binding machine that must be on-line within the next 24hours. grady lifts his chin and his sholders, nods, and says, i can do it. in the social cognitive perspective of albert bandura, grandy has appraised a desired outcome through self evalated
A. expectations
B. emotions
C. strategies
D. competencies

5. one hot day, you find yourself going to the refrigerator for a cold drink. in light of the concept of homeostasis, you're acting in terms of the
A. istinct theory
B. drive-reduction theory
C. pleasure principal
D. cognitive perspective

6. in the freudian psychoanalytic perspective, the id is to the pleasure principle as the ego is to the ___ principle
A. reality
B. primary
C. impulse
D. moral

7. in his development of personality types, hans eysenck was srongly influenced by both
A. abraham maslow and carl jung
B. abraham maslow and sigmund freud
C. hippocrates and carl jung
D. hippocrates and sigmund freud

8. a friend tells you hes having flashbacks and vivid nightmares of past events. in addition, hes feeling emotionally numb. you might be concerned that he needs to be checked for possible
A. OCD
B. GAD
C. PTSD
D. DSM

9. the facial-feedback hypothesis tells us that
A. smiling makes a person feel better
B. facial expressions are a little importance in communicating
C. we can tell how a person is feeling by his or her facial expression
D. smiling is often a cover up for emotional disorders

10. gloria is a friend of yours. you've noticed that sometimes she seems to be behaving unlike herself. her voice quality and facial expressions arent like her usual ones. also, the way she dresses is very different from day to day. another friend, a clinical psychologist, tells you that gloria may be suffering from dissociative
A. fugue
B. identity disorder
C. amnesia
D. depersonalization

11. the freudaian scheme of personality development, a ____ phase immediately precedes the emergence of a genital stage
A. anal
B. latency
C. oedipal or electra
D. oral

12. if you're a eligible woman in search of mr. right, chances are that you're most likely to be impressed by a man's
A. physical appearence
B. age- if he's several years your junior
C. thrift and money- management skills
D. record of steady employment

13. raymond cattell's personality factor questionaire can be used to
A. define a person's heredity
B. predict and individual's behavior
C. determine how stable a person is
D. measure a person's behavior

14. in terms of gender differences in mental ability, research indicates that
A. there are no differences in math skills between boys and girls
B. verbal ability in most males exceeds that of females after age 30
C. girls tend to develop language skills earlier than boys do
D. the math and verbal differnces between boys and girls appear to be increasing

15. the most widely usefl indicater of psychological disorder is
A. emotional discomfort
B. unaccepted behavor
C. criminal behavior
D. typicality

16. mavis longs for an intimate relationship with someone, but she has a morbid fear of rejection. if mavis has a psychological disorder, it might be diagnosed with some kind of _____ personality disorder
A. antisocial
B. schiziod
C. avoidant
D. paraniod

17. its quite possible that you'll become ravenously hungry if
A. someone stimulates your lateral hypothalamus
B. your hypothalamus is removed
C. your lateral hypothamus is destroyed
D. the ventromedical nucleus of your hypothalamus is stimulated

18. george gets heavily into basketball and debating team during adolescence in order to deal with some of his unruly hormonal impulses. freud would say hes emplying a
A. displacemnt
B. projection
C. sublimation
D. reaction formation

19. the basic reason its incorrect to apply stereotypical thinking to other people is
A. applying general beliefs or attitudes to whole categories of people
B. expecting a category of people to behave the way they "should"
C. assuming that what you've been taught is necessarily true
D. the tendency to turn the sterotyped group into scapegoats

20. a key ingredient in the existential perspective is
A. a personal universe
B. the unconscious
C. regressive
D. free will

thanks in advance
tiff
Submitted: 11 years ago.
Category: Homework
Expert:  Steve -- a.k.a. Oreport replied 11 years ago.
1. the most common of all of the psychological disorders is

A. bipolar disorder

B. acute stress disorder

C. schizophrenia

D. depression



2. according to robert sternberg, a combination of intimacy and passion is called ____ love.

A. fatous

B. romantic

C. companionate.

D. consummate



3. charles washes his hands every time he passes either a bathroom
or the kitchen sink. before he goes to bed at night, he checks several
times to make sure that the stove is turned off. according to this
information, charles is probably suffering from

A. OCD

B. GAD

C. acute stress disorder

D. dissociative fugue



4. a company supervisor asks for volunteers from the first shift to
help assemble a new binding machine that must be on-line within the
next 24hours. grady lifts his chin and his sholders, nods, and says, i
can do it. in the social cognitive perspective of albert bandura,
grandy has appraised a desired outcome through self evalated

A. expectations

B. emotions

C. strategies

D. competencies



5. one hot day, you find yourself going to the refrigerator for a
cold drink. in light of the concept of homeostasis, you're acting in
terms of the

A. istinct theory

B. drive-reduction theory

C. pleasure principal

D. cognitive perspective



6. in the freudian psychoanalytic perspective, the id is to the pleasure principle as the ego is to the ___ principle

A. reality

B. primary

C. impulse

D. moral



7. in his development of personality types, hans eysenck was srongly influenced by both

A. abraham maslow and carl jung

B. abraham maslow and sigmund freud

C. hippocrates and carl jung

D. hippocrates and sigmund freud



8. a friend tells you hes having flashbacks and vivid nightmares of
past events. in addition, hes feeling emotionally numb. you might be
concerned that he needs to be checked for possible

A. OCD

B. GAD

C. PTSD

D. DSM



9. the facial-feedback hypothesis tells us that

A. smiling makes a person feel better

B. facial expressions are a little importance in communicating

C. we can tell how a person is feeling by his or her facial expression

D. smiling is often a cover up for emotional disorders



10. gloria is a friend of yours. you've noticed that sometimes she
seems to be behaving unlike herself. her voice quality and facial
expressions arent like her usual ones. also, the way she dresses is
very different from day to day. another friend, a clinical
psychologist, tells you that gloria may be suffering from dissociative

A. fugue

B. identity disorder

C. amnesia

D. depersonalization



11. the freudaian scheme of personality development, a ____ phase immediately precedes the emergence of a genital stage

A. anal

B. latency

C. oedipal or electra

D. oral



12. if you're a eligible woman in search of mr. right, chances are that you're most likely to be impressed by a man's

A. physical appearence

B. age- if he's several years your junior

C. thrift and money- management skills

D. record of steady employment



13. raymond cattell's personality factor questionaire can be used to

A. define a person's heredity

B. predict an individual's behavior

C. determine how stable a person is

D. measure a person's behavior



14. in terms of gender differences in mental ability, research indicates that

A. there are no differences in math skills between boys and girls

B. verbal ability in most males exceeds that of females after age 30

C. girls tend to develop language skills earlier than boys do

D. the math and verbal differnces between boys and girls appear to be increasing



15. the most widely usefl indicater of psychological disorder is

A. emotional discomfort

B. unaccepted behavor

C. criminal behavior

D. typicality



16. mavis longs for an intimate relationship with someone, but she
has a morbid fear of rejection. if mavis has a psychological disorder,
it might be diagnosed with some kind of _____ personality disorder

A. antisocial

B. schiziod

C. avoidant

D. paraniod



17. its quite possible that you'll become ravenously hungry if

A. someone stimulates your lateral hypothalamus

B. your hypothalamus is removed

C. your lateral hypothamus is destroyed

D. the ventromedical nucleus of your hypothalamus is stimulated



18. george gets heavily into basketball and debating team during
adolescence in order to deal with some of his unruly hormonal impulses.
freud would say hes emplying a
A. displacemnt

B. projection

C. sublimation

D. reaction formation



19. the basic reason its incorrect to apply stereotypical thinking to other people is

A. applying general beliefs or attitudes to whole categories of people

B. expecting a category of people to behave the way they "should"

C. assuming that what you've been taught is necessarily true

D. the tendency to turn the sterotyped group into scapegoats



20. a key ingredient in the existential perspective is

A. a personal universe

B. the unconscious

C. regressive

D. free will




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