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Praxis Psychology (5391): Practice & Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. Broca's aphasia is a neurological disorder that is often the result of a stroke. Which of the following physical functions does it limit?

Question 2 2. Attributing causes of successes or failures to either internal or external factors is part of the attribution theory developed by _____.

Question 3 3. Multiple personality disorder and amnesia are both types of _____.

Question 4 4. In assessing clients, Carl Rogers and other humanistic psychologists focus on all of the following elements of self-concept EXCEPT _____.

Question 5 5. In Freud's theory of personality structure, the instinctual and child-like part of a person's personality is referred to as the _____.

Question 6 6. The Stanford-Binet Intelligence Test is commonly used to measure IQ, but as David Wechsler pointed out, it is not an accurate measurement of intelligence because of which of the following issues?

Question 7 7. A child cleans his room without being asked. His mother praises him for his hard work and rewards him with five dollars, so he regularly cleans his room in the future. This is an example of which of the following types of learning?

Question 8 8. The ecological systems theory, which argues that five levels of a person's environment impact their development, was created by _____.

Question 9 9. All of the following are types of individual psychological therapy EXCEPT _____.

Question 10 10. A high school student repeatedly falls asleep during her first-period class. Which of the following would be the best example of scientific research the teacher could do to determine why his student falls asleep in class?

Question 11 11. Hans Seyle's general adaptation syndrome includes three stages (alarm, resistance, exhaustion). Which of the following are they a response to?

Question 12 12. Which of the following parts of the brain is responsible for controlling the desire to begin and stop eating?

Question 13 13. Lev Vygotsky's theory of cognitive development splits speech development into four stages, the first of which includes infants crying or grunting for their needs. He refers to this as _____.

Question 14 14. Iconic and echoic memory are both types of which of the following memory categories?

Question 15 15. Proprioception is a term referring to a human's sense of _____.

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