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1. Mr. Hunt believes that he is the president of the United States and that he will soon become the “King of the Universe.” Mr. Hunt is most clearly suffering from: A. B. obsessions. C. hallucinations. D. dissociative identity disorder.
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2. According to the medical model, psychological disorders are: A. B. maladaptive responses to a troubling environment. C. purely imaginary symptoms of distress. D. learned habits that need to be extinguished. 3. Schizophrenia is associated with an excess of receptors for: A. B. dopamine. C. serotonin. D. acetylcholine. 4. Which perspective suggests that depression is a reaction to loss and the internalization of unresolved anger toward parents? A. B. biological C. psychoanalytic D. learning 5. Women are at greater risk of depression than men partially because women are more likely to ________ in response to stressful circumstances. A. B. externalize blame C. suffer memory loss D. become socially withdrawn
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6. The experience of multiple personalities is most likely to be characterized by: A. B. offensive and unwanted thoughts that persistently preoccupy C. delusions of persecution and grandiosity. D. a lack of guilt feelings. 7. A deluded Scotsman, Daniel M'Naughten, tried to assassinate a government official in 1843. He was sent to a mental hospital rather than to a prison because he was judged to: A. B. be depressed. C. be manic. D. be insane. 8. Sadie is so fearful of being overwhelmed by anxiety that she rarely steps outside her apartment. The thought of going shopping and getting lost in a crowd terrifies her, so she has her groceries delivered. Because of her fear, she earns her living as a freelance writer, working at home. Sadie's behavior is most characteristic of: A. B. generalized anxiety disorder. C. an antisocial personality disorder. D. an obsessivecompulsive disorder. 9. Of those who talk of suicide, ________ actually attempt suicide. Of those who attempt suicide, ________ succeed in completing the act. A. B. most; only a few C. only a few; only a few D. most; most
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10. An adopted child's chances of developing schizophrenia ________ if the biological parents have schizophrenia. The child's chances ________ if the adopted parents have schizophrenia. A.
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2009 for the course PSY psy203 taught by Professor Randyanderson during the Fall '09 term at Linn Benton Community College.

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