Science Quiz / Seven Defense Mechanisms

Random Science Quiz

Can you name the defense mechanisms?

Quiz not verified by Sporcle

Forced Order
Challenge
Share
Tweet
Embed
Score 0/7 Timer 03:00
DesriptionMechanismExample
Covering up true reasons for feelings, actions, or thoughts
Transferring feelings thatare unacceptable to another object
Substituting behaviors, thoughts, or feelings that are opposite of unacceptable ones
Falsely attributing unacceptable characteristics to others
Blocking unacceptable or threatening feelings
Redirecting an inappropriate desire into an appropriate one
Refusing to recognize an anxiety-producing event

You're not logged in!

Compare scores with friends on all Sporcle quizzes.
Sign Up with Email
OR
Log In

You Might Also Like...

Show Comments

Extras

Top Quizzes Today


Score Distribution

Your Account Isn't Verified!

In order to create a playlist on Sporcle, you need to verify the email address you used during registration. Go to your Sporcle Settings to finish the process.