Abnormal Psychology Final Study

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  • 1. 
    What was the explanation, during the ancient Greek and Roman times, for abnormal behavior?
    • A. 

      Religious Ideas

    • B. 

      Evil Spirits

    • C. 

      Imbalance of bodily fluids

    • D. 

      Drugs


  • 2. 
    DSM stands for what?
    • A. 

      Doctors Statistical Manual

    • B. 

      Diagnostic Statistical Manual

    • C. 

      Demons Spirits and Mesmerism

    • D. 

      Disorders in State of Michigan


  • 3. 
    During which period, were asylums created?
    • A. 

      Renaissance

    • B. 

      Middle Ages

    • C. 

      Greek & Roman

    • D. 

      20th Century

    • E. 

      Prehistoric


  • 4. 
    From the case study that was read in class, which group of people would be susceptible to joining a cult?
    • A. 

      People who have abnormal behaviors

    • B. 

      People who visit chat rooms for depression

    • C. 

      People who visit chat rooms for suicide

    • D. 

      All of the above

    • E. 

      None of the above


  • 5. 
    According to the information presented in class, treatment of abnormal behaviors has always been humane.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 6. 
    What was the explanation, in prehistoric times, for abnormal behavior?
    • A. 

      Religious ideas

    • B. 

      Evil Spirits

    • C. 

      Imbalance of bodily fluids

    • D. 

      Drugs


  • 7. 
    Trephination is the process of adjusting the 4 bodily fluids in the body?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 8. 
    What is the most common type of current treatment for patients with abnormal behavior?
    • A. 

      Exorcism

    • B. 

      Trephination

    • C. 

      Drugs

    • D. 

      Electro Shock Therapy


  • 9. 
    What was the explanation, during the middle ages, for abnormal behavior?
    • A. 

      Religious ideas

    • B. 

      Evil Spirits

    • C. 

      Imbalance of bodily fluids

    • D. 

      Drugs


  • 10. 
    Which form of therapy or treatment is used by the Humanistic model?
    • A. 

      Free association

    • B. 

      Reflection

    • C. 

      Social interaction

    • D. 

      Medication


  • 11. 
    A self fulfilling prophesy is when a patient is able to understand what their brain is thinking.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False


  • 12. 
    From the case study that was read in class, what supposedly altered human behavior?
    • A. 

      The ocean

    • B. 

      The moon

    • C. 

      The stars

    • D. 

      Drugs


  • 13. 
    The DSM IVr contains approximately how many disorders?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      4

    • C. 

      400

    • D. 

      4000


  • 14. 
    Which of the following is not a model of abnormal psychology?
    • A. 

      Cognitive

    • B. 

      Behavioral

    • C. 

      Psychosis

    • D. 

      Sociocultural


  • 15. 
    Freud is credited with creating which theory?
    • A. 

      Humanistic

    • B. 

      Cognitive

    • C. 

      Psychodynamic

    • D. 

      Biological

    • E. 

      All of the above


  • 16. 
    Evidence of Trephination goes back to which period of time?
    • A. 

      Prehistoric

    • B. 

      Greeks and Romans

    • C. 

      Middle Ages

    • D. 

      19th Century

    • E. 

      Renaissance


  • 17. 
    The 4 D's of abnormal behavior are all of the following except which?
    • A. 

      Deviant

    • B. 

      Dysfunctional

    • C. 

      Demonic

    • D. 

      Dangerous

    • E. 

      Distressful


  • 18. 
    Which type of defense mechanism states that a person displaces hostility away from a dangerous object and onto a safer substitute?
    • A. 

      Projection

    • B. 

      Fantasy

    • C. 

      Reaction formation

    • D. 

      Displacement


  • 19. 
    Pavlov's classical conditioning of the dog is an example of which model?
    • A. 

      Cognitive

    • B. 

      Biological

    • C. 

      Psychodynamic

    • D. 

      Behavioral


  • 20. 
    Which form of therapy or treatment is used by the Biological model?
    • A. 

      Free association

    • B. 

      Reflection

    • C. 

      Social interaction

    • D. 

      Medication


  • 21. 
    Abraham Maslow is associated with which of the models?
    • A. 

      Biological

    • B. 

      Humanistic

    • C. 

      Psychodynamic

    • D. 

      Cognitive


  • 22. 
    Which form of therapy or treatment is used by the Psychodynamic model?
    • A. 

      Free association

    • B. 

      Reflection

    • C. 

      Social interaction

    • D. 

      Medication


  • 23. 
    What is the therapy goal of the Humanistic model?
    • A. 

      Broad psychological change

    • B. 

      Functional behavior

    • C. 

      Adaptive thinking

    • D. 

      Self-Actualization


  • 24. 
    Which type of defense mechanism states that a person refuses to acknowledge the source of anxiety?
    • A. 

      Repression

    • B. 

      Denial

    • C. 

      Fantasy

    • D. 

      Projection


  • 25. 
    Which type of defense mechanism states that a person attributes their own unacceptable impulses or desires to other individuals?
    • A. 

      Projection

    • B. 

      Repression

    • C. 

      Overcompensation

    • D. 

      Regression


  • 26. 
    Psychologists most commonly use the following methods.
    • A. 

      Psychodynamic

    • B. 

      Cognitive

    • C. 

      Behavioral

    • D. 

      A combination of all of the above


  • 27. 
    What is the cause of the dysfunction in the Psychodynamic model?
    • A. 

      Self-Deceit

    • B. 

      Social Stress

    • C. 

      Unconscious conflicts

    • D. 

      Biological malfunction


  • 28. 
    What is the therapist role in the Psychodynamic model?
    • A. 

      Teacher

    • B. 

      Observer

    • C. 

      Doctor

    • D. 

      Interpreter


  • 29. 
    Freud is credited with the creation of which model?
    • A. 

      Biological

    • B. 

      Humanistic

    • C. 

      Psychodynamic

    • D. 

      Cognitive


  • 30. 
    What is the therapist role of the Biological model?
    • A. 

      Teacher

    • B. 

      Observer

    • C. 

      Doctor

    • D. 

      Interpreter


  • 31. 
    The 3 central forces as defined by Freud are all of the following except?
    • A. 

      I

    • B. 

      Id

    • C. 

      Ego

    • D. 

      Superego


  • 32. 
    The top of Maslow's hierarchy of needs triangle is ______.
    • A. 

      Needs satisfied

    • B. 

      Self-actualization

    • C. 

      Psychological needs

    • D. 

      Love


  • 33. 
    About how many neurons are in the human brain?
    • A. 

      1 Million

    • B. 

      100 Million

    • C. 

      100 Billion

    • D. 

      1 Trillion


  • 34. 
    A common treatment for Sociocultural model is what?
    • A. 

      Drugs

    • B. 

      Interpretation

    • C. 

      Group therapy

    • D. 

      Free association


  • 35. 
    About 95% of what has been learned about the brain has been learned in the past ___ years.
    • A. 

      10

    • B. 

      20

    • C. 

      50

    • D. 

      100


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