What Do You Know About Human Psychology?

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What Do You Know About Human Psychology?

We challenge you to attempt this simple quiz on human psychology. On a thorough search, you would discover that it is the study of the human mind as well as thoughts and human behaviors. Psychology is a scientific field that explores both the social and physiological underpinnings that relates to the mind. Do you know it?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who described psychology as the "science of mental life" in 1890?
    • A. 

      Adams Bat

    • B. 

      William James

    • C. 

      Adams Will

    • D. 

      James Wilfred

  • 2. 
    Who postulated the popular theory of psychoanalysis?
    • A. 

      Jean Lamarck

    • B. 

      Sigmund Freud

    • C. 

      Charles Darwin

    • D. 

      Albert Einstein

  • 3. 
    According to Sigmund Freud, human behavior is governed by three influences. Which of these is NOT one?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Superego

    • C. 

      Ego

    • D. 

      Eid

  • 4. 
    Which of these is not within the scope of psychology?
    • A. 

      The mind

    • B. 

      Reasoning

    • C. 

      Behavior

    • D. 

      Personality

  • 5. 
    According to Freud, what are the sources of human desires, needs, and aggressive drives?  
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Superego

    • D. 

      Eid

  • 6. 
    What aspect of human mind acts to satisfy desires in an acceptable manner?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Eid

    • D. 

      Superego

  • 7. 
    In which stage of child development does a child seek to satisfy sexual pleasure?
    • A. 

      Anal stage

    • B. 

      Latency stage

    • C. 

      Oral stage

    • D. 

      Phallic stage

  • 8. 
    Who first explained the hierarchy of needs of an ideal man?
    • A. 

      Charles Darwin

    • B. 

      Roberts Clark

    • C. 

      Mike Philips

    • D. 

      Abraham Maslow

  • 9. 
    Which of these is NOT a fundamental motivation essential for the survival of the ideal man?
    • A. 

      Fear

    • B. 

      Social acceptance

    • C. 

      Thirst

    • D. 

      Hunger

  • 10. 
    Which aspect of psychology is concerned with how people change as they age?
    • A. 

      Child psychology

    • B. 

      Psychophysiology

    • C. 

      Social psychology

    • D. 

      Developmental psychology 

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