Jared was an identical twin adopted into a different

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Jared was an identical twin adopted into a different family. When Jared is an adult, his personality should most resemble his a. adopted siblings. b. adopted parents. c. biological parents. d. identical twin. ANS: D DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3b MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology
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72. Aman and Pavan are identical twins separated and adopted into different families as infants. They grew up in different cities, went to different schools, and had adoptive parents with different parenting styles. Which of the following people will be most similar to Aman in personality? a. his adoptive mom b. his biological mom c. his male adopted sibling d. Pavan ANS: D DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3b MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 73. Which of the following is evidence that personality has a genetic component? a. Adopted children in the same family are similar in personality. b. Identical twins are more similar in personality than non-identical twins. c. People in the same culture are similar in personality. d. Both biological and nonbiological siblings show similar personalities. ANS: B DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3b MSC: Applying NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 74. Which of the following is an aspect of temperament? a. emotionality b. agreeableness c. stability d. extraversion ANS: A DIF: Easy OBJ: 12.3c MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 75. Becca wants to know whether her baby Cole is going to be shy. According to research, how early can Becca use Cole’s behaviors and reactions as an indication of his shyness? a. when Cole is 1 week old b. when Cole is 6 weeks old c. when Cole is 6 months old d. when Cole is 3 years old ANS: B DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3c MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 76. Igor tends to cry and become frightened easily. Even small changes in his environment can scare him. Researchers would say that Igor is high on the __________ aspect of temperament. a. activity level b. sociability c. stability d. emotionality ANS: D DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3c MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology
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77. Whenever they have recess, Marin ignores the other kids in his class. He would rather play with toys by himself. Researchers would say that Marin is low on the __________ aspect of temperament. a. activity level b. sociability c. interpersonal d. emotionality ANS: B DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3c MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 78. At 3 years of age, Megan was classified as having an undercontrolled temperament. According to research, as an adult, Megan will be more likely to a. be anxious. b. be depressed. c. have alcohol problems. d. attempt suicide. ANS: C DIF: Moderate OBJ: 12.3c MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 79. Which of the following people will show a highly stable personality if measured today and again 1 year later?
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