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History
Who is referred to as the father of psychoanalysis?
Sigmund Freud
92.9%
Carl Jung
4.3%
Carl Rogers
1.8%
Aaron Beck
0.9%
Neurotransmitters
Which of the following is NOT a neurotransmitter?
Chlorine
82.6%
Dopamine
3.5%
Serotonin
3.1%
Acetylcholine
5.7%
Literature
Which of these books is set primarily in a psychiatric hospital?
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
82.1%
1984
4.2%
A Farewell to Arms
4%
Anne of Green Gables
4.8%
Personality
Which term describes someone who is competitive, deadline-focused, and proactive?
Type A
80.3%
Type B
6.4%
Type C
4.6%
Type D
3.2%
Diagnosis
Difficulty sleeping, irritability, and difficulty concentrating can all be symptoms of...
Any of these
73.9%
A depressive disorder
9.6%
An anxiety disorder
9.6%
A bipolar disorder
1.5%
Morality
Which of the following is NOT a stage of moral development?
Unconventional
73.5%
Pre-conventional
8.1%
Post-conventional
11%
Conventional
3.7%
Memory
Memory used to remember events of one's own life would best fit under this category.
Episodic memory
71.4%
Procedural memory
5%
Working memory
8%
Semantic memory
14.4%
Pathology
Which of the following mental illnesses actually appears in the DSM-V?
Bipolar I Disorder
67.6%
Psychopathic Disorder
11.6%
God complex
6.9%
Oedipus complex
9.5%
Neurology
What area of the brain is most involved with planning action and predicting consequences?
Frontal lobe
67.2%
Temporal lobe
16.4%
Occipital lobe
7.6%
Parietal lobe
8.2%
Cognition
Thinking about one's own thoughts is known as this.
Metacognition
65.3%
Supercognition
15.5%
Self-talk
12.6%
Neuropsychology
4.7%
Research Methods
Which of the following is an example of qualitative data?
Interview transcript
64%
Likert scale
12.7%
Heart rate
12.2%
Completion time
7.8%
Cognitive Bias
This term refers to a tendency to believe information, even if it's false, after repeated exposure.
Illusory truth effect
55.8%
Framing effect
12.9%
Projection bias
19.8%
Social desirability bias
8.7%
Development
What is the first stage of development, as described by Piaget?
Sensorimotor
47.8%
Formal operational
4.9%
Concrete operational
4.5%
Pre-operational
38.7%
Language
Which area of the brain is most linked with speech production?
Broca's area
38.3%
Hippocampus
27%
Wernicke's area
11.9%
Hypothalamus
17.8%
Therapy
What type of therapy tends to involve families and couples?
Systems
28.3%
Humanistic
31.7%
Existential
4.3%
Cognitive-Behavioral
31.1%

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