Critics of trait theory mostly focus on the problem

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47.Critics of trait theory mostly focus on the problem ofa)cross-situational consistency.b)longitudinal consistency.c)
multivariate research.d)hierarchical organization.Ans: a
48.The text suggests that trait theory is
49.Concerning the number of basic trait factors,
50.A limitation of trait theory is that it
51.Which is nota strength of trait theory?a)investigation of relationships among many variables.b)emphasis on multiple research strategies.c)development of assessment devices.d)development of static concepts.Ans: d
52.At this point in time, evidence in support of trait stability
53.People may be stable in their behavior because
54.A problem with the trait concept is that
55.Relative to older adults, adolescents and young adults scorea)higher on neuroticism.b)higher on extraversion.c)lower on agreeableness.d)all of the above.Ans: d
56.Concerning developmental aspects of traits, research suggests a relationship between
57.Trait data on Jim brought out his
58.NEO-PI data on Jim suggested that he and his wife disagreed on the trait(s) of

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