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The Cognitive Model of Abnormal Behavior Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Infants recognize their mothers most directly through _____.

Question 2 2. Which of the following can be used to improve short-term memory?

Question 3 3. Which one of the following answer choices is an example of self-referencing?

Question 4 4. Recently, you've seen several reports of shark attacks in Florida on the news. You go to a beach in California and can't make yourself get in the water because all you can think about are sharks. This is an example of what type of heuristic?

Question 5 5. How could you BEST describe the role that grammar plays in language?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is not one of the components through which information is processed?

Question 7 7. A seven month old baby repeatedly babbles 'bababa' and 'dadada'. This is an example of

Question 8 8. Most babies don't develop 20/20 vision until _____.

Question 9 9. Which of the following senses are developed early on in infant children?

Question 10 10. Which of the following concepts is driven by previous knowledge and refers to focusing on things by looking at the big picture and relating details to it?

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Question 11 11. Which one of the following answer choices is an example of rehearsal?

Question 12 12. Which of the following statements is not correct?

Question 13 13. Which of the following is the first step in cognitive behavioral therapy?

Question 14 14. We're better able to remember material if it is _____.

Question 15 15. Which of the following is not one of the six stages of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy?

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Question 16 16. Consequences of beliefs can be:

Question 17 17. When most people are presented with a situation in which they could use either the representativeness or base-rate heuristic, they _____.

Question 18 18. Why are schemas important?

Question 19 19. Vowels and consonants are examples of

Question 20 20. Which of the following statements is correct?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following definitions is not correct?

Question 22 22. How might a baseball player's schema of his home ballpark help him when his team travels to another ballpark?

Question 23 23. Which of the following statements is correct?

Question 24 24. The Baby-Friendly Initiative from the World Health Organization encourages hospitals to provide babies with skin-to-skin contact with their mothers after birth. Researchers have found that this helps babies to _____.

Question 25 25. Selective attention involves _____.

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Question 26 26. The cognitive model of abnormal psychology says that the cause of psychological disorders is _____.

Question 27 27. Which of the following terms refers to a mental shortcut that helps us make a decision by comparing information to our mental prototypes?

Question 28 28. When you make a judgment based on probability, you use which type of heuristic?

Question 29 29. The empowering nature of cognitive therapy is a double-edged sword because _____.

Question 30 30. What is a heuristic?

The Cognitive Model of Abnormal Behavior Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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