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a. grandiose; control b. referential; grandiose c. persecution; referential d. control; persecution ANS: A DIF: Difficult OBJ: 13.3c MSC: Applying NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 65. Research has shown that schizophrenia is influenced by biological factors. Specifically, brain imaging studies have shown that in people with schizophrenia a. the brain’s ventricles become smaller over time. b. the frontal and occipital lobes show a dramatic increase in activity. c. the amount of overall brain tissue is reduced. d. both the amygdala and the hippocampus are not very active. ANS: C DIF: Moderate OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 66. Which of the following conditions would place you at the greatest risk of developing schizophrenia during your lifetime? a. Both of your parents have the disorder. b. Your fraternal twin has the disorder. c. Your spouse has the disorder. d. There are generally higher rates of schizophrenia in your culture. ANS: A DIF: Moderate OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 67. One of your roommates comes from a small rural town and the other is from a large city. Does this factor affect their probability of experiencing a schizophrenic episode? a. No, genetic factors override environmental factors in schizophrenia. b. Maybe, depending on how stressful each person’s environment is. c. Yes, the person from the urban area may be at higher risk for developing
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schizophrenia. d. Yes, the person from the rural area may be at higher risk for developing schizophrenia. ANS: C DIF: Difficult OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Remembering NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology | APA Goal 3, Ethical and Social Responsibility in a Diverse World 68. Compared with people who develop mood or anxiety disorders in adulthood, people who develop schizophrenia a. show more negative emotions and motor disturbances as children. b. seek treatment at a younger age. c. are more likely to take their medications. d. tend to be higher functioning intellectually as children. ANS: A DIF: Moderate OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 69. Which of the following is NOT a factor that is thought to influence schizophrenia? a. exposure to viruses b. birth order c. abnormal levels of dopamine d. stressful home life ANS: B DIF: Moderate OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 70. Ted was diagnosed at age 18 with severe schizophrenia. His functioning has progressively gotten worse since his diagnosis. Compared with people who have more mild cases of schizophrenia, neuroimaging of Ted’s brain would reveal that he has a. enlarged temporal lobes. b. smaller ventricles. c. a reduced amount of brain tissue. d. an underactive dopamine system. ANS: C DIF: Difficult OBJ: 13.3d MSC: Understanding NOT: APA Goal 1, Knowledge Base in Psychology 71.
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