200-224 AP PSY FINAL

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Compared with deaf children exposed to sign language from birth, those who first learn sign language as teens are less likely to

comprehend the grammatical subtleties of sign language.

Internal push is to external pull as ________ is to ______

need; incentive

According to Abraham Maslow, our need for belongingness must be met before our need for

esteem

Positive and negative environmental stimuli that motivate behavior are called

incentives

A deep sense of well-being results when our need for relatedness is satisfied in balance with our psychological need for

autonomy

AIDS results from the transmission of ________ from an infected sexual partner.

HIV

Mr. Porter believes that aggression is an unlearned behavior characteristic of all children. He obviously believes that aggression is a(n)

instinct.

Those who trace the origins of social bonding to its survival value are most likely to agree that the need to belong is

genetically influenced.

With the removal of the ovaries, a woman's natural ________ level drops.

testosterone

Campa Indians in Peru consider roasted ants a delicious delicacy, but this is not the case for most North Americans. This best illustrates

the influence of culture on food preferences.

American and South Korean collegians indicated that the satisfaction of ________ were the top two contributors to their peak moment in the past week.

self-esteem and belongingness needs

Evidence that brain anatomy differences account for variations in sexual orientation is provided by the fact that these brain differences

originate at about the time of or even before birth

A complex, unlearned, and fixed pattern of behavior common to all members of a species is called a(n)

instinct.

People consume more ice cream when scooping it with a big scoop rather than a small one. This best illustrates

unit bias.

Contemporary psychologists are most likely to consider ________ to be a human instinct.

infant sucking

An aroused or activated state that is often triggered by a physiological need is called a(n)

drive.

Those who engage in spurts of excessive overeating,

binge-eating disorder.

Women's sexual orientation tends to be ________ felt than men's, and potentially ________ and changing than men's.

less strongly; more fluid

Unlike those with bulimia nervosa, those with binge-eating disorders are not likely to ________ following binge eating.

engage in excessive exercise

In one experiment, professional actors played the role of either normal-weight or overweight job applicants. Research participants' willingness to hire the applicants revealed

greater discrimination against overweight women than against overweight men

Destruction of the ventromedial hypothalamus of a rat is most likely to

cause the rat to become extremely fat.

Unlike the low-road brain pathway, the high road for emotional responses extends through the

cortex.

Imitating another person's facial expression of emotion is most likely to facilitate

empathy

The two-factor theory of emotion places more emphasis on the importance of ________ than does the James-Lange theory.

cognitive activit

Anger is to rage as fear is to

terror.

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