Trivia Quiz On Child Psychology!

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Abnormal Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Psychology is the science of behaviour and mind. This quiz is meant for those who are Psychology students or Researchers dealing with Abnormal, Child or Counselling Psychology as their subject. Psychologists observe and analyze behaviour and mental processes, including perception, cognition, attention, brain functioning, and personality. So, here's the quiz which will assess your knowledge and awareness about Child Psychology. Let's try out this quiz and try to score more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What type of disorder is ADHD?
    • A. 

      Behavioral

    • B. 

      Physiological

    • C. 

      Neurobiological

    • D. 

      Psychoanalytic

  • 2. 
    What percentage of children are diagnosed with ADHD?
    • A. 

      6-10%

    • B. 

      1-2%

    • C. 

      3-5%

    • D. 

      11-15%

  • 3. 
    Who is more commonly diagnosed with ADHD? Boys or girls
    • A. 

      Boys

    • B. 

      Girls

  • 4. 
    Being easily distracted, making careless errors and forgetting things are all characteristic of what AHDH symptom?
    • A. 

      Hyperactivity

    • B. 

      Inattention

    • C. 

      Impulsivity

  • 5. 
    Which of the three categories of attention is the deficit in ADHD
    • A. 

      Sustained attention

    • B. 

      Selective attention

    • C. 

      Attention capacity

  • 6. 
    On the Continuous Performance test omission refers to
    • A. 

      The level of inattention

    • B. 

      The level of impulsivity

    • C. 

      The level of hyperactivity

  • 7. 
    On the Continuous Performance test comission refers to
    • A. 

      Level of inattention

    • B. 

      Level of impulsivity

    • C. 

      Level of hyperactivity

  • 8. 
    Feeling restless, fidgeting and a feeling of being an uncontrollable motor are all characteristics of
    • A. 

      Impulsivity

    • B. 

      Inattention

    • C. 

      Aggressiveness

    • D. 

      Hyperactivity

  • 9. 
    Having trouble waiting for one's turn & blurting out answers are the characteristics of
    • A. 

      Impulsivity

    • B. 

      Inattention

    • C. 

      Aggressiveness

    • D. 

      Hyperactivity

  • 10. 
    The PI in ADHD-PI stands for?
    • A. 

      Predominantly inattentive

  • 11. 
    The HI in ADHD-HI stands for
    • A. 

      Predominantly hyperactive-impulsive

  • 12. 
    Which is the least common
    • A. 

      ADHD-PI

    • B. 

      ADHD-HI

    • C. 

      ADHD-C

  • 13. 
    Which type is more likely to experience low self esteem?
    • A. 

      ADHD-C

    • B. 

      ADHD-HI

    • C. 

      ADHD-PI

  • 14. 
    Which type is more likely to exhibit conduct disorder?
    • A. 

      ADHD-C

    • B. 

      ADHD-HI

    • C. 

      ADHD-PI

  • 15. 
    ADHD-PI are also more likely to experience what?
    • A. 

      Oppositional Defiant Disorder

    • B. 

      Anxiety Disorders

    • C. 

      Depression

    • D. 

      Anti social behavior

  • 16. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; Minimal Brain Dysfunction
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven

  • 17. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; Poor home life
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven

  • 18. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; refined sugars, and food additives
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven

  • 19. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; too much TV
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven

  • 20. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; poor schools
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven

  • 21. 
    What is the percent of the heritability of ADHD?
    • A. 

      80%

    • B. 

      60%

    • C. 

      40%

    • D. 

      70%

    • E. 

      90%

  • 22. 
    Proven or Disproven Theories: The following is linked as a cause of ADHD; prenatal influences of cigarette and alcohol consumption
    • A. 

      Proven

    • B. 

      Disproven