Cognitive Disorders in Abnormal Psychology: Homework Help Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following individuals is most likely to develop delirium?

Question 2 2. Grace has always been forgetful. Her family thinks she might have dementia, but the doctor says she doesn't because:

Question 3 3. In which way can therapy help patients?

Question 4 4. Which type of memory is most affected by dementia?

Question 5 5. What is sundowning?

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Question 6 6. What is Korsakoff's Syndrome caused by?

Question 7 7. Dementia _____, while delirium _____.

Question 8 8. In his younger days, Raymond always used to enjoy at least a half of a bottle of wine with dinner every evening. Now, Raymond finds that when he drinks more than two glasses of wine he becomes tipsy and has problems with his speech, but he does not stop drinking his 'usual' amount. Raymond may be suffering from _____.

Question 9 9. Jeanne has been tired all the time and has lost interest in playing cards and going to the casino with her girlfriends, which were activities that she used to enjoy. Jeanne has been feeling this way since she retired from her job of thirty years and her husband was diagnosed with cancer. She is experiencing _____.

Question 10 10. When an individual experiences an interruption to or loss of normal thought process, this is known as a _____.

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Question 11 11. Substance-induced persisting dementia is when dementia:

Question 12 12. The cognitive defect associated with Korsakoff's Syndrome is:

Question 13 13. According to Prichard, the final stage in dementia involves:

Question 14 14. The first step in treating delirium involves which of the following?

Question 15 15. In older adults, psychotic disorders:

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Question 16 16. Which of these is NOT true of substance-induced delirium?

Question 17 17. All of the following are true of dementia EXCEPT:

Question 18 18. Which of these is a cause of dementia?

Question 19 19. Substance-induced delirium involves:

Question 20 20. H.M. suffered from an amnestic disorder that was caused by which of the following?

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Question 21 21. The word 'Dementia' comes from the Latin for what words?

Question 22 22. Jenny has an accident and can't remember anything from before it. What is she suffering from?

Question 23 23. Renee is able to tell her grandchildren many wonderful stories from her childhood. However, she is unable to remember her granddaughter's new puppy that she met only an hour ago. Renee is suffering from _____.

Question 24 24. Which of the following would be the best example of dementia?

Question 25 25. Dementia usually develops over _____, while delirium occurs _____.

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Question 26 26. The best explanation of dementia is _____.

Question 27 27. Korsakoff's Syndrome is caused by:

Question 28 28. Why do members of the elderly population often struggle with anxiety disorders?

Question 29 29. Jill has used a lot of drugs. As a result, she cannot make new memories. What is Jill suffering from?

Question 30 30. Early-onset Alzheimer's occurs _____.

Cognitive Disorders in Abnormal Psychology: Homework Help Chapter Exam Instructions

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