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Question 1 1 out of 1 points The five factors of the Five-Factor Model have been found across cultures and show some permanence with Selected Answer: ag e. Question 2 1 out of 1 points Which of Cattell’s media of observation cannot be used with animals such as dogs or cats? Selected Answer: Q data Question 3 1 out of 1 points Which of the following statements is true of the postulates for characteristic adaptations? Selected Answer: Traits affect the way people adapt to the changes in their environment. Question 4 1 out of 1 points According to Robert R. McCrae and Paul T. Costa, _____ are defined as the universal raw material of personality capacities and dispositions that are generally inferred rather than observed. Selected Answer: basic tendencies Question 5 1 out of 1 points Core components of the Five-Factor Theory include the _____, which are acquired personality structures that develop as people adapt to their environment. Selected Answer: characteristic adaptations Question 6 1 out of 1 points Most of Costa and McCrae’s early research was focused on three main personality traits that included neuroticism, extraversion, and Selected Answer: openness to experience. Question 7
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1 out of 1 points Research on traits and emotion tends to support the hypothesis that Selected Answer: people’s actions can subvert their predispositions to certain behaviors. Question 8 1 out of 1 points The Five-Factor Theory rests on a single causal influence on personality traits, namely Selected Answer: biolog y. Question 9 1 out of 1 points Although factor and trait theories are difficult to rate on several dimensions with respect to the concept of humanity, they clearly rate very high on Selected Answer: the genetic factors of personality. Question 10 1 out of 1 points In Cattell’s inductive method of research, Selected Answer: no preconceived bias concerning the number or name of traits or types was involved in gathering data. Question 11 1 out of 1 points The concept of humanity embodied by trait and factor theories is best described as Selected Answer: biologic al.
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