Relationship Psychology - Qp4

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Relationship Psychology - Qp4


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The subject of psychology traditionally has tended to focus on explaining the mind and behaviour.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    By studying people who have experienced depression psychologists have hoped to find out why they have developed it and of course how best to treat it in order to help them recover.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    "Positive psychology" is a term that was first introduced by ______ in 1998.
    • A. 

      Bowlby

    • B. 

      Schachter

    • C. 

      Seligman

    • D. 

      Nisbett

  • 4. 
    Positive psychologists aim to identify strategies that everyone can use to decrease their levels of happiness and well-being in the present.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    When we’re happy we want the feeling to carry on and when we’re unhappy we want the experience to end.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Relationships aren’t of course the only source of happiness, but they are a very important factor.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    ______, widely considered to be an expert on happiness, argued that most people, regardless of their environment, upbringing or circumstances and genetic predisposition can take positive steps to increase their level of well-being and feeling of happiness.
    • A. 

      Lane

    • B. 

      Layard

    • C. 

      Nisbett

    • D. 

      Galton

  • 8. 
    The 'big seven' factors that contribute to happiness includes:  (Select five)
    • A. 

      Close relationships with co-workers

    • B. 

      Close relationships with family

    • C. 

      Close relationships with fiends

    • D. 

      Satisfying work

    • E. 

      Good health

    • F. 

      Personal freedom

    • G. 

      Insufficient income

  • 9. 
    In order for us to have a healthy sense of well-being and happiness, we need oxygen and a sporadic source of nutritious food.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    ______ is a chemical known for its ability to foster feelings of happiness and well-being when it is present in the correct balance, as well as its function in regulating sleep and the appetite.
    • A. 

      Adrenalin

    • B. 

      Progesterone

    • C. 

      Serotonin

    • D. 

      Thyroxine

  • 11. 
    Secure quantity attachments, defined as having experienced consistently warm responsive loving care, have been found to contribute significantly to an ability to form emotionally stable adult relationships and experience high levels of well-being.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The role of the environment in shaping people’s experience and their outlook on life is fascinating; after all we can have some control over our nature as opposed to nurture.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False