Psychoticism: Definition & Characteristics

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Who developed a continuum of psychoticism?

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1. Which of the following best describes the relationship between creativity and psychoticism?

2. Which of the following is NOT one of Eysenck's three parts of personality?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet can help you determine how well you understand psychoticism. By answering multiple-choice questions, you can gauge your knowledge of psychosis, a continuum of psychoticism and how creativity and psychoticism relate.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Utilize this short quiz and worksheet to check your comprehension of the following:

  • Individual responsible for developing a continuum of psychoticism
  • Relationship between psychoticism and creativity
  • Eysenck's three parts of personality
  • Definition of psychosis
  • Traits exhibited by an individual who rates high on the psychoticism scale

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms like psychosis
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding personality traits of psychoticism and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the relationship between creativity and psychoticism

Additional Learning

This quiz and worksheet are accompanied by a lesson called Psychoticism: Definition & Characteristics. By studying this lesson, you can learn more about the following:

  • Term used to describe anxious and nervous behavior
  • Common causes of psychosis
  • Importance of distinguishing between causation and correlation when analyzing the relationship between creativity and psychoticism
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