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Ch 12 Practice Test

10 Questions
Ch 12 Practice Test
Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Psychoanalysis is both a theory of personality and a therapy for the treatment of psychological disorders.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Freud considered the __________ to be the primary motivating force of human behavior.
    • A. 

      Conscious

    • B. 

      Unconscious

  • 3. 
    The part of the personality that would make you want to eat, drink, and be merry is your
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Superego

    • D. 

      Ego ideal

  • 4. 
    You just found a gold watch in a darkened movie theater.  Which part of your personality would urge you to turn it in to the lost and found?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Superego

    • D. 

      Ego ideal

  • 5. 
    The part of the personality that determines appropriate ways to satisfy biological urges is the
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Superego

    • D. 

      Ego ideal

  • 6. 
    Defense mechanisms are used only by psychologically unhealthy individuals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Match the defense mechanism and the example.
    • A. sublimation
    • A.
    • B. repression
    • B.
    • C. displacement
    • C.
    • D. rationalization
    • D.
  • 8. 
    According to Freud, the sex instinct arises at
    • A. 

      Birth

    • B. 

      Puberty

    • C. 

      Young adulthood

    • D. 

      Post menopause

  • 9. 
    Which of the following lists presents Freud‘s stages in the order in which they occur?
    • A. 

      Anal, oral, genital, phallic

    • B. 

      Genital, anal, oral, phallic

    • C. 

      Oral, phallic, anal, genital

    • D. 

      Oral, anal, phallic, genital

  • 10. 
    Matt’s excessive concern with cleanliness and order could indicate a fixation at the __________ stage.
    • A. 

      Oral

    • B. 

      Anal

    • C. 

      Phallic

    • D. 

      Genital