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Quizzes: Chapter 5: 1. To diagnose ADHD in a child, a psychologist is likely to look for characteristic patterns of behavior 2. Bradley has particular difficulty paying attention when he is tired or uninterested in the task at hand. Bradley demonstrates a deficit in sustained attention 3. Which of the following is an additional criterion for a diagnosis of ADHD Symptoms must produce significant impairments in the child's social or academic performance 4. Which of the following statements best describes the intelligence of a child with ADHD Most children with ADHD are of average intelligence 5. The best prevalence estimate for ADHD in school-age children in North America is: 3%-5% 6. Which is true of the course of ADHD Many adults have ADHD but were never been diagnosed in childhood. 7. Which of the following is most likely to cause ADHD? Not: fluorescent lighting, too much sugar, or poor school environment 8. Research into causal factors provides strong evidence for ADHD as a disorder with neurobiological determinants 9. DRD4, the dopamine receptor gene, has been linked to: impulsivity, thrill seeking, and excitable behavior 10. An educational intervention for ADHD may include: use of visuals in the classroom, giving written and oral instructions, response cost procedures
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This note was uploaded on 01/17/2011 for the course PSYCH 477 taught by Professor Olson during the Winter '08 term at University of Michigan.

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