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Personality: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is an example of how a person would behave if their id went unchecked?

Question 2 2. A personality trait is considered to be _____.

Question 3 3. A star athlete who thinks he isn't talented is:

Question 4 4. Jed is an antagonistic person who doesn't get along well with others. You would expect him to have a low score in _____.

Question 5 5. Why might someone in Japan want to know your blood type if they are curious about your personality?

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Question 6 6. Tommy has a strong sense of morality. According to Freud, this would indicate he has worked through which of the following feelings?

Question 7 7. How is George Valliant important to the study of Freudian defense mechanisms?

Question 8 8. How does the reality principle work?

Question 9 9. It would be very important to have knowledge of someone's _____ in order to judge that person's personality based on physiognomy.

Question 10 10. How would someone who was irritable be viewed in light of the humorism of the ancient Greeks?

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Question 11 11. A therapist who shows unconditional positive regard will _____

Question 12 12. A person who failed a class but tells people he got an A is experiencing denial. Why is this an unproductive way of dealing with disappointment?

Question 13 13. A highly energetic person who is considered the life of the party may score highly in _____.

Question 14 14. A man who yells at his dog when he's upset with his girlfriend is experiencing _____.

Question 15 15. Phrenology associates personality and character traits with parts of the _____.

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Question 16 16. Jared is very even-keeled and rolls with the punches whether at work or home. His friend Bill, on the other hand, easily becomes anxious and overwhelmed in many situations. What difference would you DEFINITELY expect if the two friends' personality traits were tested?

Question 17 17. How would you expect someone with a high conscientiousness score to evidence this trait in a work environment?

Question 18 18. In what area would someone who is an avid daydreamer, voracious reader, and rock climber most probably have a high score?

Question 19 19. _____ are a person's usual ways of thinking, behaving and feeling.

Question 20 20. Carl Rogers' therapy included emphasis on all of the following EXCEPT:

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Question 21 21. According to Freud, how might parents being overly demanding during toilet training affect a person's development?

Question 22 22. According to Freud, the phases of psychosexual development establish our _____.

Question 23 23. Humanistic psychology suggests that people:

Question 24 24. What is one way the ego is different from the id and superego?

Question 25 25. Which of the following describes Freud's legacy?

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Question 26 26. A statistic for measuring how much a trait in one twin compares or contrasts with the same trait in the other twin is the _____.

Question 27 27. A person who 'accidentally' deletes a coworker's presentation because the coworker forgot their lunch date is expressing _____.

Question 28 28. Which of the following BEST explains the impact of Freud's theories of psychosexual development?

Question 29 29. In family studies, the proband refers to the _____.

Question 30 30. According to Freud, someone who compulsively bites their nails might have experienced which of the following as a young child?

Personality: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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