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Introduction to the Study of Psychology PSYC1002 Final Exam Practice Quiz 1. In the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), Axis 4 is used to assess… a. Personality Disorders and Mental Retardation. b. General Medical Conditions. c. Psychosocial and Environmental Problems. d. A Global Assessment of Functioning. e. Psychotic Disorders. ANSWER: C lecture 2. Which of the following is NOT a symptom of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)? a. Feelings of apprehension, including nervous tremors. b. Difficulties with memory and concentration. c. Limited ability to feel emotions. d. Excessive arousal. e. Catatonic behaviour. ANSWER: E 3. Altered brain wave activity during sleep has been associated with… a. panic disorders. b. mood disorders. c. somatoform disorders. d. dissociative disorders. e. all of the above. ANSWER: B page 532 4. According to the ____________ hypothesis, a fear of going to public places often emerges after a person’s first panic attack experience. a. public humiliation b. repressed fear c. fear of fear d. public trauma e. stress feedback ANSWER: C page 520. 5. A person who is suffering from poor appetite, depressed mood most days for two years, and low energy would most likely be diagnosed with… a. dysthymic disorder b. bipolar disorder c. major depressive disorder d. agoraphobia e. major depressive episode ANSWER: A 6. Chris has an excessive need to be the centre of attention whenever he is with other people. At work, he is highly competitive and gets very angry if anyone criticizes him. He constantly manipulates others, especially friends and co-workers. These behaviours are associated with… a. paranoid personality disorder
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b. borderline personality disorder c. schizoid personality disorder d. narcissistic personality disorder e. histrionic personality disorder ANSWER: D 7. Which statement about the biological causes of antisocial personality disorder is most correct? a. There is some indication of a genetic link in antisocial personality disorder. b. A specific gene that carries antisocial personality disorder has been identified. c. Antisocial personality disorder appears to be caused by a neurotransmitter imbalance. d.
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