Factitious Disorders: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is the usual driving factor behind the actions of most people with a factitious disorder?

Question 2 2. Karen feeds her elderly father a homemade concoction that makes him sick. What disorder might she have?

Question 3 3. Which of the following most closely describes a person who may have a factitious disorder?

Question 4 4. What do factitious disorders involve?

Question 5 5. Ganser syndrome almost always happens to which of the following groups of people?

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Question 6 6. Kerra feels as if she does not get enough attention at home, so she takes medicine so that she will have some symptoms of the flu. Which of the following best describes Kerra's behavior?

Question 7 7. Gregg was caught speeding, and has been given a mandatory court date. Gregg does not want to go to court, so he makes himself sick in order to get out of it. Which of the following best describes Gregg's behavior?

Question 8 8. Karen makes her disabled husband sick in order to get attention. Which of the following might she be diagnosed with?

Question 9 9. Which of the following is another name for factitious disorder?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is NOT an immediate symptom of Ganser syndrome?

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Question 11 11. Which of these is a possible cause of factitious disorders?

Question 12 12. The term 'Munchausen syndrome' is named after:

Question 13 13. Which of the following is NOT a problem with factitious disorder?

Question 14 14. A person with factitious disorder by proxy:

Question 15 15. Julie pretends to have schizophrenia so that she can plead insanity for a crime she committed. Which of the following is true about Julie?

Factitious Disorders: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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