The Cognitive Model of Abnormal Behavior: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Using Roy G Biv to learn the colors of the rainbow is an example of _____.

Question 2 2. Which is true of cognitive behavioral therapy?

Question 3 3. Selective attention involves _____.

Question 4 4. Which of the following is an argument against Noam Chomsky's theory of universal language?

Question 5 5. Which one of the following answer choices is an example of self-referencing?

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Question 6 6. We're better able to remember material if it is _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a core belief of the cognitive model of abnormality?

Question 8 8. When you make a judgment based on probability, you use which type of heuristic?

Question 9 9. The cognitive theory of abnormality assumes that cognitive thoughts are the cause of mental illness. What is the problem with this assumption?

Question 10 10. Which of the following is not an example of a verbal mnemonic?

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Question 11 11. According to George Miller, chunking has the effect of _____.

Question 12 12. Which of the following is true about short-term memory?

Question 13 13. How could you BEST describe the role that grammar plays in language?

Question 14 14. When you still see an image after closing your eyes, you're utilizing your:

Question 15 15. A memory that relies on hearing sounds is a(n):

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Question 16 16. What does the A-B-C Theory say?

Question 17 17. With regards to taste, infants _____.

Question 18 18. Vowels and consonants are examples of

Question 19 19. Which of the following does NOT demonstrate a way in which the misinformation effect might play a role when a man tells a story about something that happened to him?

Question 20 20. Which of the following is true about long-term memory?

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Question 21 21. Which statement correctly compares the function of Broca's area and Wernicke's area?

Question 22 22. You remember that somebody told you the story about dropping a Thanksgiving turkey, but no matter how hard you try you can't remember who it was. This is an example of _____.

Question 23 23. Cognitive therapy strives to change thought patterns of patients in order to help them deal with mental illness. What is a weakness associated with this method of treatment?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is the first step in cognitive behavioral therapy?

Question 25 25. The holophrastic stage refers to the time when

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Question 26 26. What is a heuristic?

Question 27 27. Which one of the following answer choices is an example of rehearsal?

Question 28 28. Sarah is a bottom-up processor. In deciding which soccer league to enroll her son in, she will likely consider all of the following, EXCEPT _____.

Question 29 29. George Miller's study concluded that our short-term memory can hold

Question 30 30. A seven month old baby repeatedly babbles 'bababa' and 'dadada'. This is an example of

The Cognitive Model of Abnormal Behavior: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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