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Atypical Development Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is not a common cause of dementia?

Question 2 2. In David Rosenham's experiment with diagnosing psychological disorders, the best results were obtained

Question 3 3. A person with which condition is most likely to commit suicide?

Question 4 4. How can anorexia affect a woman's health?

Question 5 5. What is a mental disability?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT a cause of addiction?

Question 7 7.

Jane always finds herself obsessing over the smallest imperfection every time she walks past a mirror. She notices the tiniest pimple, or the smallest blemish even if it is not noticeable to anyone else. All of Jane's friends and family do not see the flaws that she sees when she looks in the mirror.

Based on the example above, Jane most likely suffers from:

Question 8 8. All of the following are examples of abnormal development, EXCEPT:

Question 9 9. Children with Asperger's and Autism have impairment in all of the following areas except which one?

Question 10 10. Which of the following behaviors would NOT be considered characteristic of a child with hyperactivity?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 12 12. FILL IN THE BLANKS: _______ is defined as a maladaptive pattern of use of a substance; ________ indicates that the individual using drugs or alcohol is physically unable to quit.

Question 13 13. Depressed patients have been found to possess _____.

Question 14 14. The best explanation of dementia is _____.

Question 15 15. What is a mental disability?

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Question 16 16. A student who has difficulties with inattention would likely benefit from which of the following?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is nottrue?

Question 18 18. A social norm is described as _____.

Question 19 19. Why are social programs important for people with developmental abnormalities?

Question 20 20. A woman with anorexia may suffer from all of the following except

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Question 21 21. According to Renzulli, at the _____ of above-average ability, task commitment, and creativity you will find gifted behavior.

Question 22 22. FILL IN THE BLANKS: _______ is a type of physical impairment that results in limited mobility, speech, vision or hearing; ________ is an illness that persists over a long period of time.

Question 23 23. A type of health condition that results in limited mobility, speech, vision, or hearing is referred to as _____.

Question 24 24. Inattention, hyperactivity, and impulsivity are core characteristics of which of the following disorders?

Question 25 25. Mental illnesses that severely affect rational thinking are called what?

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Question 26 26. Adults with developmental abnormalities have better life outcomes when they _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following is not a category of physical disabilities?

Question 28 28. How are the effects of physical disabilities and chronic illnesses similar?

Question 29 29. Which of the following statements is not true?

Question 30 30. Axis I in the DSM includes

Atypical Development Chapter Exam Instructions

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