Quiz - Chapter 1 - Chapter 1 1 Psychology is defined as the...

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Chapter 1 1) Psychology is defined as the discipline concerned with: A) Behavior and mental processes and how they are affected by an organism's physical state, mental state and external environment. B) Maladaptive human behaviors and cognitions that are incorporated into a person's self-worth during childhood. C) An organism's observable behavior and the ways in which prior experience and learning shape this behavior. D) The causes of psychological disorders and the development of effective treatments to help individuals in mental distress. E) All of the above. 2) The local newspaper reports that bullying is rampant and that more than 90% of local children have been bullied. The school district newsletter, however, reports that the number of victims of bullying is quite low. Assume that neither is lying. It is most likely that: A) Each source is making up its own statistics. B) The school district is covering up the severity of the problem. C) The local newspaper is using sensational journalism to sell papers.
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