Week 4 Midtern

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MID TERM Week 4 - Midterm Exam Return to Assessment List Part 1 of 1 - 96.0/ 100.0 Points Question 1 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points Which of the following is the most complete and accurate definition of psychology? A. The study of behavior and mental processes B. The study of the mind of humans and other animals C. The study of mental health and illness D. The study of the human mind Answer Key: A Question 2 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points Empirical evidence is derived from careful observation, experimentation, and ______________. A. Psychology B. Measurement C. Psychobabble D. Common sense Answer Key: B Question 3 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points…show more content…
Gordon Allport D. Karen Horney Answer Key: C Question 16 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points Rachel is talkative, sociable, and adventurous. She loves to be the center of attention. Which of the 'Big Five' personality traits pertains to Rachel's characteristic behavior? A. Agreeableness v. antagonism B. Openness to experience v. resistance C. Extraversion v. introversion D. Neuroticism v. emotional stability Answer Key: C Question 17 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points ______________ is a statistical estimate of the proportion of the total variance in some trait that is attributable to genetic differences among individuals within a group. A. Reciprocal determinism B. Heritability C. Factor analysis D. Congruence Answer Key: B Question 18 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points In behavioral-genetic research, __________________ includes the family background in which you grew up and the experiences you shared with your siblings and parents. A. Surface structure B. Nonshared environment C. Shared environment D. Deep structure Answer Key: C Question 19 of 50 2.0/ 2.0 Points According to Maslow, the most important aspects of personality are the ___________________ _. A. Big Five personality traits B. Instincts and repressed conflicts of a person C. Qualities of the self-actualized person D. Reinforcers and punishers in a person's learning

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