Psychology Quarter Exam

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  • 1. 
    Which psychologist created a theory on moral development that involves 6 stages and uses a scenario called the Heinz study to place participants in the coreelating stage?
    • A. 

      Piaget

    • B. 

      Kohlberg

    • C. 

      Erikson

    • D. 

      Heinz

  • 2. 
    In which of Piaget's cognitive development stages would children start to learn to use language to represent objects?
    • A. 

      Concrete Operational

    • B. 

      Pre- operational

    • C. 

      Sensory Motor

    • D. 

      Formal operational

  • 3. 
    According to Freud what does the Ego use when it cannot satisfy the Id and the Super Ego?
  • 4. 
    Erik Erickson is best known for what?
  • 5. 
    In which of Piaget's stages would a child develop object permanence?
    • A. 

      Sensory motor

    • B. 

      Pre - operational

    • C. 

      Concrete operational

    • D. 

      Formal operational

  • 6. 
    What is object permanence?
  • 7. 
    In which stage of Piaget's theory would children start to think logically?
    • A. 

      Pre operational

    • B. 

      Sensory motor

    • C. 

      Concrete operational

    • D. 

      Formal operational

  • 8. 
    How does one's thinking change when they move into the formal operational stage?
    • A. 

      Think logically about objects and events

    • B. 

      Grasp object permanence

    • C. 

      Classify objects according to several features

    • D. 

      Think logically about abstract things

  • 9. 
    What does Piaget suggest about cognitive development?
    • A. 

      Its smooth

    • B. 

      Its not smooth

  • 10. 
    According to Erikson, humans who live full lives go throgh how many stages of development?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      7

    • E. 

      8

  • 11. 
    In which of Erikson's stages would you develop your sexual identity?
    • A. 

      Preschooler

    • B. 

      School age child

    • C. 

      Adolescent

    • D. 

      Young adult

  • 12. 
    Industry vs. Inferiority is the ego conflict for which stage?
    • A. 

      Toddler

    • B. 

      Preschooler

    • C. 

      School age child

    • D. 

      Adolescent

  • 13. 
    What is the ego conflict for the infant stage?
    • A. 

      Trust vs. mistrust

    • B. 

      Initiative vs. guilt

    • C. 

      Industry vs. inferiority

    • D. 

      Autonomy vs. shame and doubt

  • 14. 
    What is the basic strength that a preschooler should develop?
    • A. 

      Self control

    • B. 

      Drive and hope

    • C. 

      Purpose

    • D. 

      Method and competence

  • 15. 
    What is the outcome of the middle-adult stage?
    • A. 

      Devotion and fidelity

    • B. 

      Affiliation and love

    • C. 

      Production and care

    • D. 

      Wisdom

  • 16. 
    The major conflict for young adult is
    • A. 

      Intimacy vs. isolation

    • B. 

      Identity vs. role confusion

    • C. 

      Generativity vs stagnation

    • D. 

      Integrity vs. despair

  • 17. 
    The basic strength of the older adult stage is
    • A. 

      Devotion and fidelity

    • B. 

      Afflitiation and love

    • C. 

      Production and care

    • D. 

      Wisdom

  • 18. 
    Which part of your personality is responsible for balancing your pleasure and moral principle?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Super Ego

  • 19. 
    What part of your personality is your pleasure principle?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Super Ego

  • 20. 
    What represents your moral principle?
    • A. 

      Id

    • B. 

      Ego

    • C. 

      Super Ego

  • 21. 
    Focusing on the details of your parent's funeral instead of grieving...
  • 22. 
    After losing a debate John McCain calls Barack Obama stupid
  • 23. 
    AFter being bullied at school you come home and pick on your innocent little sister...
  • 24. 
    After failing a project in psychology you decide it wasn't because the project was crappy, it was because your teacher hates you
  • 25. 
    Acting out unacceptable impulses in a socially acceptable way