Hd Test 3

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  • 1. 
    Which is the most common form of family in Western societies?
    • A. 

      Empty-nest family

    • B. 

      Extended family

    • C. 

      Step family

    • D. 

      Nuclear family

  • 2. 
    Homogamy is ___ with marital satisfaction
    • A. 

      Unrelated

    • B. 

      Positively related

    • C. 

      Inversely related

    • D. 

      Negatively related

  • 3. 
    The two general types of physical development associated with puberty include
    • A. 

      Lower self-esteem and bodily changes

    • B. 

      Bodily changes and sexual maturation

    • C. 

      Sexual maturation and formal operational thinking

    • D. 

      Formal operational thinking and lower self-esteem

  • 4. 
    Primary sex characteristics changes are those directly impacting
    • A. 

      Reproductive

    • B. 

      Height

    • C. 

      Intelligence

    • D. 

      Personality

  • 5. 
    During puberty, changes in physical maturity that are not directly linked to reproductive are referred to as ___ sex characteristics
    • A. 

      Primary

    • B. 

      Secondary

    • C. 

      Teritary

    • D. 

      Instrumental

  • 6. 
    _____ is one of the defining characteristcs of anorexia nervosa
    • A. 

      The persistent refusal to eat

    • B. 

      A cyclic binge and purge pattern

    • C. 

      A rational (reasonable/realistic) fear of obesity

    • D. 

      An inhibited basal metabolic rate

  • 7. 
    Based on statistics, which of the following 16-year-old males is most likely to die in an accident involving a firearm?
    • A. 

      Fred, who is European American

    • B. 

      Ned, who is African American

    • C. 

      Ed, who is Hispanic American

    • D. 

      Ted, who is Asian American

  • 8. 
    According to Erikson, the key adolescent crisis involves
    • A. 

      Generativity versus stagnation

    • B. 

      Intimacy versus isolation

    • C. 

      Identity versus role confusion

    • D. 

      Integrity versus despair

  • 9. 
    Forclosure is to achievement as
    • A. 

      Part is to whole

    • B. 

      Others is to self

    • C. 

      Black is to white

    • D. 

      Social is to withdrawn

  • 10. 
    ____ identity status occurs after an individual has explored several options and has made a deliberate decision
    • A. 

      Diffusion

    • B. 

      Moratorium

    • C. 

      Foreclosure

    • D. 

      Achievement

  • 11. 
    Sixteen-year-old Sylvester's motto is "Its all about me" this belief fits well with the concept of adolescent
    • A. 

      Egocentrism

    • B. 

      Learned helplessness

    • C. 

      Secular growth

    • D. 

      Foreclosure

  • 12. 
    The belief that misfortunes only happen to others is reffered to as the illusion of
    • A. 

      Foreclosure

    • B. 

      Helplessness

    • C. 

      Crystallization

    • D. 

      Invulnerability

  • 13. 
    According to recent research, most adolescents
    • A. 

      Admire and love their parents

    • B. 

      Experience mainly

    • C. 

      Spend increasing amounts of time with their parents

    • D. 

      Are usually unhappy as they approach adulthood

  • 14. 
    Which of the following sexually transmitted diseases is caused by a viral infection?
    • A. 

      Herpes

    • B. 

      Chlamydia

    • C. 

      Syphilis

    • D. 

      Gonorrhea

  • 15. 
    Being truant from school is a(n) ____ offense
    • A. 

      Status

    • B. 

      Index

    • C. 

      Crystallization

    • D. 

      Foreclosure

  • 16. 
    Role transitions always
    • A. 

      Occur at the same age for individuals within a given cultural population

    • B. 

      Involve family realtionships

    • C. 

      Lead to significant increases in stress

    • D. 

      Involve the acquisiton of new responsibilities

  • 17. 
    Who would Erikson say is most capable of true intimacy?
    • A. 

      Sammy, who is over-dependent on her boyfriend

    • B. 

      Chris, who will go out with different people, but finds it scary to go out with someone more than a couple of times

    • C. 

      Ashley, who has a clear sense of identity

    • D. 

      Harrison, who is 16 years old

  • 18. 
    Dr. Winslow is doing a health survey of 200 young adults. If this group is typical of young adults in the United States, ___ of them will say they are in good health
    • A. 

      150

    • B. 

      180

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      50

  • 19. 
    Smoking represents a major medical problem in the U.S. with about ____ people each year dying from smoking-related disorders
    • A. 

      4,000

    • B. 

      44,000

    • C. 

      440,000

    • D. 

      4,400,000

  • 20. 
    Who could we classify as being a binge drinker?
    • A. 

      Sarah, who has three shots of tequila in a row within the past 2 weeks

    • B. 

      Susan, who has four beers in a row within the past 2 weeks

    • C. 

      Scott, who has four shots of scotch in a row within the past 2 weeks

    • D. 

      Sarah, Susan, and Scott all reach the criterion for binge drinking

  • 21. 
    Amanda is phyiscally dependent on alcohol and expierences withdrawal symptoms when she doesnt drink. Amanada's expierence with alcohol would be best described as
    • A. 

      An addiction

    • B. 

      Binge drinking

    • C. 

      A rite of passage

    • D. 

      Healthy behavior

  • 22. 
    Which type of task is best suited to assessing fluid intelligence?
    • A. 

      A trivia contest

    • B. 

      A timed maze completion

    • C. 

      A test of cultural norms

    • D. 

      A vocabulary test

  • 23. 
    Crystallized intellignece is
    • A. 

      Best exemplified by sensory integration

    • B. 

      Not very uselful in solving real-life tasks

    • C. 

      Acquired across one's life

    • D. 

      Best assessed on timed, standardized IQ tests

  • 24. 
    Jason believes that gun control is absolutely wrong, and that the right to possess guns is an absoulte right. Jason would probably be closest to the _____ stage of reflective judgement
    • A. 

      Inital

    • B. 

      Halfway

    • C. 

      Last

    • D. 

      Later

  • 25. 
    Which characterizes most friendships?
    • A. 

      They are based on no choice and low reciprocity

    • B. 

      They are based on no choice and high reciprocity

    • C. 

      They are based on choice and low reciprocity

    • D. 

      They are based on choice and high reciprocity