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1 .   Carolyn was reared in a home where high moral principles dominated . She has attended Sunday school and church since early childhood . In high school , her boyfriend talked her into having sex with him . Which Freudian personality structure ruled Carolyn ’s behavior in this scenario ?
A. superego
B. reality principle
C. id
D. ego
Answer:  C.   id
2 .   Walter Mischel 's view of situationalism means that
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3 .   Cartoons sometimes depict personal conflict by showing an individual with an angel speaking into one ear and a devil speaking into the other ear . The angel represents Freud ’s idea of the _____ and the devil represents Freud ’s idea of the _____.
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4 .   A prosecutor in a rape trial argues that the defendant has never learned to control his sexual instincts and failed to develop a conscience because of ineffective parental controls . This description is most compatible with
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5 .   Phillip is very much impressed by Freudian psychology . He tries to convince his friend Bill that everyone , including Bill , went through the phallic stage of development . Bill says that he does not remember anything of the kind and that both Phillip and Freud are wrong . Which of the following would be Phillip ’s most probable response ?
A . Bill has been conditioned to make responses like that .
B. Bill is incorrect but is trying to self - actualize .
C. Bill is demonstrating a classic Freudian defense mechanism .
D. Bill has a bad memory .
Answer:  C.   Bill is demonstrating a classic Freudian defense mechanism .
6 .   Freud ’s concept of the ego is most likely referred to as the “ executive of the personality ” because
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7 .   A person who is intellectual , imaginative , and has a broad range of interests would mostly likely score highly on a measure of :
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8 .   Self - report tests are most closely associated with which perspectives on personality ?
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9 .   Sigmund Freud ’s mother was significantly younger than his father and was quite found of Sigmund . She thought he was special and gave him the nickname of her little “ golden siggie . ” Sigmund in turn , adored his mother and felt jealous of the “ grown - up ” sorts of attention she paid his father . As an adult , Sigmund wrote that his father was a tyrant and that he fantasized about taking his father ’s place in his mother ’s life . This suggests that Sigmund Freud actually had a /an
A. Electra complex .
B. malfunctioning set of defense mechanisms .
C. oral fixation .
D. Oedipus complex .
Answer:  D.   Oedipus complex .
10 .   _____ nearly derailed the scientific study of personality by challenging the assumption that personality traits are _____.
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11 .   Marianne is an optimist . Bonnie Sue , her sorority sister , is a pessimist . Both women are in their early twenties . Twenty - five years from now ,
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12 .   The strongest proponents of the human unconscious mind ’s role in personality are
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13 .   Elle Woods , a law student , makes the observation that most high - profile men use the same defense when accused of inappropriate sexual advances by a woman . Invariably the man denies sexual misconduct allegations and maintains that “ the woman just made the whole thing up . ” You explain to Elle that this is a common male defense because
A. Freudian theory made it popular and acceptable to believe that women were morally inferior to men and less trustworthy in moral situations .
B. Horney ’s theory of female sexual development emphasized the tendency women have to sexually fantasize about powerful men .
C. Alder ’s theory emphasizes the need women have to discredit powerful men .
D. men just think that way .
Answer:  A.   Freudian theory made it popular and acceptable to believe that women were morally inferior to men and less trustworthy in moral situations .
14 .   The spoiled child within you is to the id as the referee within you is to the
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CHAPTER 15 PRACTICE QUESTIONS1. Carolyn was reared in a home where high moral principles dominated. She has attended Sunday school and church since early childhood. In high school, her boyfriend talked her into having sex with him. Which Freudian personality structure ruled Carolyn’s behavior in this scenario?A. superegoB. reality principleC. idD. ego
2. Walter Mischel's view of situationalism means that
3. Cartoons sometimes depict personal conflict by showing an individual with an angel speaking into one ear and a devil speaking into the other ear. The angel represents Freud’s idea of the _____ and the devil represents Freud’s idea of the _____.
4. A prosecutor in a rape trial argues that the defendant has never learned to control his sexual instincts and failed to develop a conscience because of ineffective parental controls. This description is most compatible with
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