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AP Psychology Final Exam

implicit memories
The skills needed for riding a bicycle are stored as _______-
encoding, storage, and retrieval
Computers and people both handle info using the process of _____________
context-dependent memory
Studying for a test in the same room in which it will be held may result in better grade because of _________
Slurred speech, blurred vision, and impaired judgement are the results of __________
take care of themselves
Mildly retarded adults are often able to _______
What therapy method relies on such as medication, electric shock, and surgery
explicit norms
Traffic rules and school dress codes are examples of
cognitive evaluation
People evaluate evidence and form beliefs and attitudes on the basis of their evaluations called ___________
reach their full potential
The primary goal of humanistic therapy is to help individuals
risky shift
Prison riots and mob attacks are related to the phenomenon known as _________
blocking amount of dopamine in brain
Antipsychotic medications are effective for ____________
NUMBER 12; just but 'number 12' as the answer. Edit this one if you know it.

The question: Prototypes make concepts easier to understand by allowing us to _________
schizoid personality disorder
People who are loners and cannot become attached to other people are likely to have ___________
Many of our badis biological functions, such as breathing, exist at the ___________
sensory memory
The first stage of memory is __________
Random firing of neurons
According to the biopsychological approach, dreaming occurs because of the __________
a traumatic event
Dissociative amnesia is caused by __________
memory loss
Some people who have taken LSD suffer long-term side effects that include __________
The types of drugs that lower the heart and respiration rate are used for
foot-in-the-door phenomenon
Soldiers who have learned to obey minor orders obey more important commands because of ____________
patterns of inflexible traits
People with personality disorders suffer disruptions in their social life or work because of ___________
Put 'number 22' as answer. If known, please edit this question

Question: Person-centered therapy is practiced widely by
Marijuana is an example of a ______
The easiest of the 3 basic memory tasks is __________
bystander effect
Not sure if this answer is right. Please edit if wrong.

Question: Research has shown that whether a person will help others in a particular situation is based on _________
control voluntary responses
Operant conditioning helps a person _________
delusions about superior abilities
A person in the manic phase may have
Answer 'number 28'. Don't know answer. If know, please edit and fill in

Question: The beginning of true language in babies occurs when they start __________
painful and unpleasant memories
According to Sigmund Freud, repression is a reaction to _____________
counter conditioning
Systematic desensitization and modeling are techniques used in _____________
biological parents
Most adoptee studies show that the IQs of adopted children are more like those of their _______________
act altruistically
People with a strong need for approval are more likely to _________
seven items
The average person can hold in short-term memory a list of _____
belong to a particular cultural group
People that have attitudes that have been shaped by the traditional physical environment are said to be _________
brain wave patterns
sleep researchers define out sleep stages in terms of _________
What is a very effective method of persuasion
Do not know if answer is correct. Please edit if not. (Question 37)

Question: Psychoanalysis may be most helpful for people experiencing
Do not know if answer is correct. Please edit if not. (Question 38)

Question: A morpheme generally consists of ________
Answer 'number 39'. If you know answer, please edit question and enter it.

Question: People who suffer from major depression are treated with _____________
Do not know if answer is correct. Please edit if not. (Question 40)

Question: What type of thinking is most closely related to language?
somatoform disorder
Hypochondrias is a type of ________
brain wave patterns don't change
Some psychologists dispute that hypnosis is an altered state of consciousness because of ___________
Many people with panic disorder also have _______
troubling emotions of behavior
Cognitive therapy is especially helpful in treating _________
What is considered a major aspect of social cognition
Most people are influenced by self-serving bias, except for people with _________
bodily movements
A person with catatonic schizophreniais most affected in __________
prolonged use of antipsychotic drugs can lead to _______
Answer 'number 49'. If you know answer, please edit question and enter it.

Question: What is another name for antipsychotic drugs?
cognitive dissonance
People often change attitudes to match their behavior are suffering from _________