Abnormal Psychology Exam 4 Study Guide

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Abnormal Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

Autism, Mental Retardation, Internalizing Disorders, Externalizing Disorders, Other Childhood Disorders


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What are some primary differences between ODD and CD?
  • 2. 
    A person with Mild MR has an IQ of:
    • A. 

      40-54

    • B. 

      55-69

    • C. 

      65-79

  • 3. 
    A person with Profound MR has an IQ of:
    • A. 

      Below 25

    • B. 

      Below 29

    • C. 

      Below 27

  • 4. 
    A person with Moderate MR has an IQ of:
    • A. 

      40-54

    • B. 

      55-69

    • C. 

      65-79

  • 5. 
    A person with Severe MR has an IQ of:
    • A. 

      30-45

    • B. 

      29-40

    • C. 

      25-39

  • 6. 
    What is NOT always an essential feature of austism?
    • A. 

      Impaired social skills

    • B. 

      Restricted number of interests

    • C. 

      Impaired development

    • D. 

      Subaverage general intellectual functioning

  • 7. 
    Although autism might be diagnosed later, before what age do symptoms need to be documented?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      4

    • D. 

      5

  • 8. 
    Before a child is diagnosed with autism, other Pervasive Developmental Disorders must be ruled out. These include all of the following but:
    • A. 

      CDD

    • B. 

      Rett's Disorder

    • C. 

      Asperger's Disorder

    • D. 

      Mental Retardation

  • 9. 
    The three subtypes of autism are aloof, passive, and passive but odd.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    What treatment works for autism?
  • 11. 
    What treatment doesn't work for autism?
  • 12. 
    If your child is impaired but does not meet the full critera for Autistic Disorder, what would he be diagnosed with?
  • 13. 
    Autism is more prevalent in
    • A. 

      Boys

    • B. 

      Girls

    • C. 

      Neither

  • 14. 
    Aggression toward people and animals, destruction of property, deceitfulness, theft, serious violations of rule are all diagnostic criteria for:
    • A. 

      CD

    • B. 

      ODD

    • C. 

      ADHD

  • 15. 
    An example of an internalizing disorder is
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