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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 6)
The strengthening of synaptic connecti…
Betty loved her college days and remem…
Long-term memory can be broken up into…
Assigning a recollection or an idea to…
B. long-term potentiation.
A. transience
B. explicit; implicit
B. memory misattribution.
The strengthening of synaptic connecti…
B. long-term potentiation.
Betty loved her college days and remem…
A. transience
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PsychPortal Mastery Quesitons
A person who receives a prescription f…
Antipsychotic medications work well on…
Most therapists working with anxiety a…
Every time Jack's therapist suggests t…
B. to minimize damage to the thyroid and kidneys.
C. positive; negative
A. cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT).
C. resistance.
A person who receives a prescription f…
B. to minimize damage to the thyroid and kidneys.
Antipsychotic medications work well on…
C. positive; negative
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 11)
Isabel, who just had her first birthda…
Motor skills in infancy emerge: ... A. in…
Which of the following is NOT a reason…
At about 1 year of age, Andi begins lo…
D. accommodation.
A. in an orderly sequence, but the timing varies for differen…
B. Young children fail to think about centration.
D. social referencing.
Isabel, who just had her first birthda…
D. accommodation.
Motor skills in infancy emerge: ... A. in…
A. in an orderly sequence, but the timing varies for differen…
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 12)
The order of the psychosexual stages d…
When she makes a high grade on a test,…
Joey wants to pull Becky's pigtails to…
The ________ states that the personali…
D. oral, anal, phallic, latency, genital
C. the self-serving bias.
C. superego.
D. social role theory
The order of the psychosexual stages d…
D. oral, anal, phallic, latency, genital
When she makes a high grade on a test,…
C. the self-serving bias.
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 1)
Brice travels to remote places and exa…
According to Chomsky, which observatio…
Plato is to _________ as Aristotle is…
William James is to ________ as John W…
B.Cultural
A.Children can generate novel grammatically correct sentences.
B. Nativism; Philosophical Empiricism
A. functionalism; behaviorism
Brice travels to remote places and exa…
B.Cultural
According to Chomsky, which observatio…
A.Children can generate novel grammatically correct sentences.
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 14)
Drew thinks she is fat and unattractiv…
Josh constantly complains about fatigu…
Marian reports seeing vampires outside…
________ is characterized by the prese…
A. helplessness
D. generalized anxiety disorder.
D. hallucinations.
D. Dissociative identity disorder
Drew thinks she is fat and unattractiv…
A. helplessness
Josh constantly complains about fatigu…
D. generalized anxiety disorder.
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 5)
Current research indicates that a stud…
The fact that our consciousness can wa…
If you were asked not to think about a…
Disapproving of her friend Amy's fianc…
B. forget the majority of the material soon after the exam.
C. transience
A. be more likely to think about a snowman.
D. a Freudian slip.
Current research indicates that a stud…
B. forget the majority of the material soon after the exam.
The fact that our consciousness can wa…
C. transience
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 13)
Which old proverb best describes the r…
In a classic study, some participants…
According to the covariation model of…
An error associated with stereotyping…
B. "Birds of a feather flock together."
D. the $1 group rated the task as more enjoyable than the $20…
D. consistent, not distinctive, and nonconsensual.
C. underestimate; overestimate
Which old proverb best describes the r…
B. "Birds of a feather flock together."
In a classic study, some participants…
D. the $1 group rated the task as more enjoyable than the $20…
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions
Susan's husband took her to the doctor…
The ________ are the three key organs…
When faced with a stressor, people rep…
As a technique to increase relaxation,…
D. conversion disorder.
D. hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and adrenal glands
A. greatest; perceive that they cannot control stressful events
B. about as effective as
Susan's husband took her to the doctor…
D. conversion disorder.
The ________ are the three key organs…
D. hypothalamus, pituitary gland, and adrenal glands
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PsychPortal Mastery Question (Chapter 2)
The ethical principle of ________ mean…
Ideally, a measurement should have val…
Which of the following is an attribute…
What is the only way to determine a ca…
B. informed consent
C. power
C. It is no more complicated than necessary.
D. experimentation
The ethical principle of ________ mean…
B. informed consent
Ideally, a measurement should have val…
C. power
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 9)
The family resemblance theory of categ…
Let's say that researchers have just d…
Damage to Wernicke's area results in:…
Paul is deep in credit card debt. His…
B. argues that a category may exist even if there is no singl…
A. people typically will perceive the drug to be of little or…
C. great difficulty in understanding language.
D. take small steps to move from his current situation to one…
The family resemblance theory of categ…
B. argues that a category may exist even if there is no singl…
Let's say that researchers have just d…
A. people typically will perceive the drug to be of little or…
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 8)
All of the following are characteristi…
Darwin's universality hypothesis is su…
Once we gain a certain level of body f…
Jerry is feeling sad. His roommate Bob…
C. is given with little hesitation after the question is asked.
B. people are quite accurate at judging the emotional express…
D. dieting tends to decrease our metabolism.
D. force a smile every few minutes.
All of the following are characteristi…
C. is given with little hesitation after the question is asked.
Darwin's universality hypothesis is su…
B. people are quite accurate at judging the emotional express…
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 7)
The overjustification effect would pre…
The phase of classical conditioning in…
Which reinforcement schedule has the h…
The idea that behaviors followed by a…
B. the players would put forth less effort at practice.
C. acquisition.
D. variable ratio
B. Thorndike's law of effect.
The overjustification effect would pre…
B. the players would put forth less effort at practice.
The phase of classical conditioning in…
C. acquisition.
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PsychPortal Mastery Question (Chapter 3)
The subcortical structure that is crit…
At rest, there is a higher concentrati…
The knoblike structures that branch ou…
Which of these situations would activa…
D. hippocampus.
B. K+; Na+
A. hormones.
C. watching a scary movie
The subcortical structure that is crit…
D. hippocampus.
At rest, there is a higher concentrati…
B. K+; Na+
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PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 10)
Binet and Simon designed their intelli…
The debate between Louis Thurstone and…
If an Asian American woman is reminded…
Workers at a milk processing factory d…
C. aptitude for learning.
A. confirmatory factor analysis
D. perform more poorly; perform better
B. practical
Binet and Simon designed their intelli…
C. aptitude for learning.
The debate between Louis Thurstone and…
A. confirmatory factor analysis
PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 5)
Current research indicates that a stud…
The fact that our consciousness can wa…
If you were asked not to think about a…
Disapproving of her friend Amy's fianc…
B. forget the majority of the material soon after the exam.
C. transience
A. be more likely to think about a snowman.
D. a Freudian slip.
Current research indicates that a stud…
B. forget the majority of the material soon after the exam.
The fact that our consciousness can wa…
C. transience
PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 1)
Brice travels to remote places and exa…
According to Chomsky, which observatio…
Plato is to _________ as Aristotle is…
William James is to ________ as John W…
B.Cultural
A.Children can generate novel grammatically correct sentences.
B. Nativism; Philosophical Empiricism
A. functionalism; behaviorism
Brice travels to remote places and exa…
B.Cultural
According to Chomsky, which observatio…
A.Children can generate novel grammatically correct sentences.
PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 7)
The overjustification effect would pre…
The phase of classical conditioning in…
Which reinforcement schedule has the h…
The idea that behaviors followed by a…
B. the players would put forth less effort at practice.
C. acquisition.
D. variable ratio
B. Thorndike's law of effect.
The overjustification effect would pre…
B. the players would put forth less effort at practice.
The phase of classical conditioning in…
C. acquisition.
PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 10)
Binet and Simon designed their intelli…
The debate between Louis Thurstone and…
If an Asian American woman is reminded…
Workers at a milk processing factory d…
C. aptitude for learning.
A. confirmatory factor analysis
D. perform more poorly; perform better
B. practical
Binet and Simon designed their intelli…
C. aptitude for learning.
The debate between Louis Thurstone and…
A. confirmatory factor analysis
PsychPortal Mastery Questions (Chapter 8)
All of the following are characteristi…
Darwin's universality hypothesis is su…
Once we gain a certain level of body f…
Jerry is feeling sad. His roommate Bob…
C. is given with little hesitation after the question is asked.
B. people are quite accurate at judging the emotional express…
D. dieting tends to decrease our metabolism.
D. force a smile every few minutes.
All of the following are characteristi…
C. is given with little hesitation after the question is asked.
Darwin's universality hypothesis is su…
B. people are quite accurate at judging the emotional express…
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PsychPortal Master Question (Chapter 4)
Specialized auditory receptor neurons…
Dr. Gonzalez, a radiologist, uses a ve…
As illustrated by the Ames room illusi…
"The just noticeable difference of a s…
A. hair cells.
C. minimizes the chances of missing a true cancer and leads t…
A. larger than Object B.
C. Weber's law.
Specialized auditory receptor neurons…
A. hair cells.
Dr. Gonzalez, a radiologist, uses a ve…
C. minimizes the chances of missing a true cancer and leads t…
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