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psychology 2200-Boris is feeling really stressed and calls a friend for some advice




Question;QUESTION 1;1.;Boris is feeling really;stressed and calls a friend for some advice. This is an example of a(n);coping strategy.;a.;emotional;b.;physical;c.;behavioral;d.;cognitive.;QUESTION 2;1.;At a hostile family;reunion, Paige is quite stressed. Her heart is racing, her emotions are;frazzled, and she has crossed her arms to signal she's not to be disturbed.;Paige's responses to the reunion are known as;a.;burnout.;b.;general adaptation.;c.;stressors.;d.;stress reactions..;QUESTION 3;1.;After filling out a;personality test, students were given individual personality profiles. Most;said that their profiles were fairly good descriptions of themselves, and they;were amazed to discover that they had all received the same profile. This;illustrates one of the main criticisms of the __________ approach.;a.;humanistic psychology;b.;trait;c.;cognitive behavioral;d.;psychodynamic.;QUESTION 4;1.;Alonzo was playing;baseball and made a mistake. His coach yelled at him. Alonzo was angry, but;instead of yelling back, he punched his stuffed animals when he returned home.;Alonzo displayed the defense mechanism of;a.;reaction formation.;b.;displacement.;c.;compensation.;d.;rationalization..;QUESTION 5;1.;Darrin always feels;angry. However, instead of recognizing his anger, Darrin believes that the;people around him are angry. He is utilizing the defense mechanism of;a.;rationalization.;b.;displacement.;c.;projection.;d.;sublimation..;QUESTION 6;1.;Dr. Aikman is a;psychologist who studies the factors that help people adhere to more positive;lifestyles such as exercising and having a healthy diet. Dr. Aikman is most;likely a __________ psychologist.;a.;community;b.;health;c.;clinical;d.;personality.;QUESTION 7;1.;According to Rotter's;expectancy theory, a person?s decision to engage in a behavior is determined by;what the person expects to happen following the behavior and by;a.;what cognitive person variables apply to the;situation.;b.;the value the person places on the outcome.;c.;the conditions of worth the individual has;created.;d.;the relatively stable traits the individual;possesses..;QUESTION 8;1.;A psychologist at a;mental health center was confused about how to diagnose a client. Which;nonprojective personality test might the psychologist administer to help;develop a diagnosis?;a.;Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory;(MMPI);b.;Rorschach Inkblot Test;c.;Draw-a-Person Test (DAP);d.;Thematic Apperception Test (TAT).;QUESTION 9;1.;According to Freud, the;ego, which evolves from the id and creates ways to get what one wants in a;world full of rules, operates on the __________ principle.;a.;reality;b.;morality;c.;pleasure;d.;compromise.;QUESTION 10;1.;A person with a;disease-resistant personality is one who;a.;is very angry and resentful.;b.;handles stress effectively.;c.;is high on all big five characteristics.;d.;has an external locus of control..;QUESTION 11;1.;According to Selye's;general adaptation syndrome model, an inexperienced soldier suddenly thrust;into a long, intense battle would most likely react in which of the following;sequences?;a.;Resistance, alarm reaction, exhaustion;b.;Panic, illness, resistance;c.;Alarm reaction, resistance, exhaustion;d.;Resistance, exhaustion, alarm reaction.;QUESTION 12;1.;Based on research with;adopted children and twins, which of the following is a justifiable statement;about the contribution of heredity to personality?;a.;Identical twins that have been raised together;have similar personality traits because of genetic factors.;b.;People inherit predispositions for certain;personality factors.;c.;Birth order is one of the most important;influences on personality.;d.;There are "personality genes" that;determine certain personality traits..;QUESTION 13;1.;A student who handles;the stress of a part-time job and a full-time course load in law school by;scheduling time carefully is using a __________ stress-coping method.;a.;behavioral;b.;cognitive;c.;psychological;d.;physiological.;QUESTION 14;1.;Carl Rogers contends;that a child?s self-concept develops as she receives __________ from parents;and teachers, has a congruent experience, and feels good about what she is;doing.;a.;self-efficacy;b.;conditions of worth;c.;positive regard;d.;a growth orientation.;QUESTION 15;1.;Andre is very organized;and efficient but also very anxious and tense. On which two of the five-factor;personality model dimensions would Andre rate highly?;a.;Conscientiousness, neuroticism;b.;Agreeableness, emotionality-stability;c.;Extraversion, openness to experience;d.;Neuroticism, congruence.;QUESTION 16;1.;All of the following has;been shown to be associated with suppressed immune system functioning except;a.;depression.;b.;a lack of perceived control.;c.;the death of a spouse.;d.;an increase in natural killer cells..;QUESTION 17;1.;All of the following are;behavioral stress responses except;a.;catastrophizing.;b.;alcohol abuse.;c.;aggression.;d.;strained facial expressions..;QUESTION 18;1.;Batman and Spiderman are;having lunch together. Spiderman confides that he can't take the stress of;crime fighting anymore. He's become accident prone, sad, irritable, and;indifferent to the growing injustice of the city. Based on what you know from;the text, Spiderman seems to be suffering from;a.;burnout.;b.;dysthymic disorder.;c.;social phobia.;d.;posttraumatic stress disorder..;QUESTION 19;1.;According to;psychodynamic principles, a little boy who continuously and mistakenly calls;his teacher "Mom" probably;a.;has not successfully completed the oral and;anal stages of development.;b.;is making an age-appropriate developmental;mistake.;c.;has been influenced by the Thanatos instinct;of sex and pleasure.;d.;has some unconscious conflicts concerning his;mother..;QUESTION 20;1.;After Eduardo takes a;personality assessment based on the five-factor personality model, the results;indicate he is a gregarious and outgoing person who gains energy from being;with other people. In other words, Eduardo has scored high on the dimension of;a.;emotionality-stability.;b.;extraversion.;c.;agreeableness.;d.;growth orientation..;QUESTION 21;1.;After Natter narrowly;avoids a car accident, he notices that his heart is beating rapidly and he;feels a "rush" from the adrenaline in his bloodstream. Natter is most;likely in the __________ stage of the general adaptation syndrome.;a.;adaptation;b.;alarm reaction;c.;exhaustion;d.;resistance.;QUESTION 22;1.;Dr. Collins studies the;patterns of psychological and behavioral characteristics by which each person;can be compared and contrasted with other people. Dr. Collins is bestclassified;as a __________ psychologist.;a.;clinical;b.;behavioral;c.;personality;d.;social.;QUESTION 23;1.;According to Freud, if;conflicts at any given psychosexual stage are unresolved, the;a.;ego will fail to develop.;b.;person will become a chain smoker or an;alcoholic.;c.;person will be unconsciously preoccupied with;the area of pleasure.;d.;person will make a rapid transition to the;next stage in the sequence..;QUESTION 24;1.;Carlos talks excessively;throughout the day. He also eats too much and drinks a lot. If you were a Freudian;psychologist, you would most likely say that Carlos has;a.;an oral fixation.;b.;an Oedipal complex.;c.;too much libido.;d.;a defective id..;QUESTION 25;1.;After working a;stressful job for years, Kyle has developed high blood pressure and an ulcer.;In which stage of the general adaptation syndrome would Selye place Kyle?;a.;Attack;b.;Exhaustion;c.;Resistance;d.;Alarm reaction


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