Ultimate Psychology Quiz

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Psychology Quizzes & Trivia

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What condition is electroconvulsive therapy most often used to treat?
    • A. 

      Bipolar Disorder

    • B. 

      Depression

    • C. 

      Autism

    • D. 

      Schizophrenia

  • 2. 
    What disorder did American psychiatrist Leo Kanner first discover in 1943?
    • A. 

      Autism

    • B. 

      Bipolar Disorder

    • C. 

      Panic Disorder

    • D. 

      Schizophrenia

  • 3. 
    What is the delusion of being an animal called?
    • A. 

      Nagualism

    • B. 

      Lycanthropy

    • C. 

      Demonology

    • D. 

      Transmigration

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the view in which abnormal psychological functioning is caused by physical causes?
    • A. 

      Psychogenic Perspective

    • B. 

      Physical Perspective

    • C. 

      Psychophysical Perspective

    • D. 

      Somatogenic Perspective

  • 5. 
    What is the Thematic Apperception Test used to explore?
    • A. 

      Level Of Competence

    • B. 

      Personality

    • C. 

      Communication Skills

    • D. 

      Intelligence

  • 6. 
    What part of the hypothalamus reduces hunger when activated?
    • A. 

      Ventromedial Hypothalamus

    • B. 

      Frontal Hypothalamus

    • C. 

      Bilateral Hypothalamus

    • D. 

      Lateral Hypothalamus

  • 7. 
    What was the first state to recognize psychology as a practice-oriented profession?
    • A. 

      Connecticut

    • B. 

      Pennsylvania

    • C. 

      Vermont

    • D. 

      New York

  • 8. 
    What, according to Carl Jung, is the name of the female aspect in the collective unconscious of men?
    • A. 

      Animus

    • B. 

      Sophia

    • C. 

      Embryonic

    • D. 

      Anima

  • 9. 
    What, according to Freud, is the psychological force that employs reason?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Drive

    • C. 

      Superego

    • D. 

      Ego

  • 10. 
    In 1883, the first laboratory of psychology was established in what American city?
    • A. 

      Harvard University

    • B. 

      New York University

    • C. 

      Johns Hopkins University

    • D. 

      Brown University

  • 11. 
    Which of the four lobes of the brain is responsible for receptive language, memory and emotion?
    • A. 

      Parietal

    • B. 

      Frontal

    • C. 

      Temporal

    • D. 

      Occipital

  • 12. 
    Which of these disorders is not said to be linked with the functioning of the basil ganglia?
    • A. 

      Tourette's Syndrome

    • B. 

      Adhd

    • C. 

      Bipolar Disorder

    • D. 

      Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder