Modules_Ch06_Web Quiz 2

Modules_Ch06_Web Quiz 2 - a. temperament. b. natural...

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MyersExp7 Modules_Ch06_Web Quiz 2 1. The tendency to exaggerate the impact of parents' child-rearing practices on children's personality has been most characteristic of: a. behavior geneticists. b. Freudian psychologists. c. gender schema theorists. d. evolutionary psychologists. 2. Teens who smoke typically have friends who smoke. In order to avoid overestimating the impact of peer pressure on teens' smoking habits, it would make the most sense to consider the impact of: a. pruning on gender-typing. b. temperament on physical health. c. smoking preferences on friendship choices. d. personal space on connectedness. 3. By inventing customs and passing them on to their peers and offspring, chimpanzees exhibit the rudiments of: a. temperament. b. culture. c. personal space. d. individualism. 4. The dramatic increase in Americans' premarital sexual activity over the past half-century best illustrates that sexual behavior is influenced by:
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Unformatted text preview: a. temperament. b. natural selection. c. testosterone. d. norms. 5. Defining one's identity in terms of one's extended family or work group is most closely associated with: a. personal space. b. individualism. c. temperament. d. collectivism. 6. A single ________ on the ________ chromosome plays a crucial role in the prenatal development of the testes. a. gene; X b. gender schema; X c. gene; Y d. gender schema; Y 7.The expectations that men initiate dates and that women choose wedding gifts best illustrate aspects of: a. gender identity. b. the selection effect. c. individualism. d. gender roles. 8. Because he believes that crying is a feminine trait, 14-year-old George has difficulty admitting that a movie makes him tearful. His experience best illustrates dynamics highlighted by: a. social learning theory. b. behavior genetics. c. gender schema theory. d. evolutionary psychology....
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