Final Quiz In Psychology

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Read the questions carefully, you only have 20 minutes and 1 attempt to answer the quiz. Multiple Choice: 10 items x 2 points True or False: 10 items x 2 points Essay: 10 points Good Luck! Honesty is the best policy!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Discuss the Criteria in Determining an Abnormality in Behavior.
  • 2. 
    It is an intense fear of a specific situation, object or person that causes a person to avoid the things they are afraid of.
    • A. 

      Phobia

    • B. 

      Panic Disorder

    • C. 

      Anxiety

  • 3. 
    It is a serious mental illness wherein a person experiences constant and excessive amounts of fear and anxiety over many different activities or events.
    • A. 

      Panic Disorder

    • B. 

      Anxiety Disorder

    • C. 

      Personal Distress

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 4. 
    Refers to the subjective feelings of the individual rather that his or her behavior.
    • A. 

      Deviation from statistical norms

    • B. 

      Deviation from social norms

    • C. 

      Maladaptiveness of behavior

    • D. 

      Personal Distress

  • 5. 
    It is the deviation of a person from the unwritten rules of the society.
    • A. 

      Maladaptiveness of behavior

    • B. 

      Deviation from social norms

    • C. 

      Deviation from statistical norms

    • D. 

      Personal Distress

  • 6. 
    It is how behavior affects the well-being of the individual and or social group.
    • A. 

      Deviation from statistical norms

    • B. 

      Deviation from social norms

    • C. 

      Personal Distress

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 7. 
    This involves excessive and unrealistic worrying even if there is nothing provoke the anxiety.
    • A. 

      Panic Disorder

    • B. 

      OCD

    • C. 

      Generalized anxiety

    • D. 

      Phobia

  • 8. 
    It is a condition that can develop following a traumatic or terrifying event.
    • A. 

      OCD

    • B. 

      Post-Traumatic stress disorder

    • C. 

      Generalized anxiety

    • D. 

      Panic Disorder

  • 9. 
    It is the belief that one is physically ill, although there is no corresponding ailment or medical condition found by a physician.
    • A. 

      Somatization Disorder

    • B. 

      Somatofrom Disorder

    • C. 

      Body Dysmorphic disorder

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 10. 
    It is also called affective disorder is a severe disturbance in one's mood or emotion.
    • A. 

      Major depression

    • B. 

      Dissociative disorder

    • C. 

      Mood disorder

    • D. 

      Mood swings

  • 11. 
    It is a chronic, recurrent, and mild depression experienced by a person over year or a lifetime.
    • A. 

      Depression

    • B. 

      Depersonalization Disorder

    • C. 

      Psychotherapy

    • D. 

      Dysthymia

  • 12. 
    Minor Depression is a depression or a decrease in interest or pleasure in performing the usual activities experienced by a person over a two-week period.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Disorganized subtype refers to the to the disorganization of the thought processes.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Residual Subtype is a distortion in the perception and interpretation of reality.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Bipolar disorder is a severe mood swing from major depressive episodes to manic episodes of extreme elation and energy with no obvious external cause
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    Residual Subtype is the presence of auditory hallucinations or prominent delusional thoughts about persecution or conspiracy.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Personality Disorder exhibits excessive emotionality and has an attention seeking behavior.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Antisocial personality disorder is linked with adult criminal behavior.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 19. 
    Borderline personality disorder is usually clingy, moody, unstable in relationships, and suffers from problems with identity.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    Dependent Personality Disorder avoids social situations and close contact with other people.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 21. 
    Dissociative fugue involves a breakdown in one's consciousness, memory, awareness, identity, and perception.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False