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History
Who is referred to as the father of psychoanalysis?
Sigmund Freud
94.4%
Carl Jung
4%
Carl Rogers
1%
Aaron Beck
0.6%
Literature
Which of these books is set primarily in a psychiatric hospital?
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
88.5%
1984
2.7%
A Farewell to Arms
2.6%
Anne of Green Gables
2.7%
Neurotransmitters
Which of the following is NOT a neurotransmitter?
Chlorine
85.3%
Dopamine
3.1%
Serotonin
2.7%
Acetylcholine
5.2%
Personality
Which term describes someone who is competitive, deadline-focused, and proactive?
Type A
84.9%
Type B
5.1%
Type C
3.8%
Type D
2.3%
Diagnosis
Difficulty sleeping, irritability, and difficulty concentrating can all be symptoms of...
Any of these
77.9%
A depressive disorder
8.5%
An anxiety disorder
8.7%
A bipolar disorder
1%
Morality
Which of the following is NOT a stage of moral development?
Unconventional
76.7%
Pre-conventional
7.6%
Post-conventional
10.3%
Conventional
2.7%
Memory
Memory used to remember events of one's own life would best fit under this category.
Episodic memory
74.1%
Procedural memory
4.6%
Working memory
7.4%
Semantic memory
13.1%
Pathology
Which of the following mental illnesses actually appears in the DSM-V?
Bipolar I Disorder
69.4%
Psychopathic Disorder
10.6%
God complex
7.1%
Oedipus complex
9.8%
Cognition
Thinking about one's own thoughts is known as this.
Metacognition
68.4%
Supercognition
16.2%
Self-talk
10.6%
Neuropsychology
3.5%
Neurology
What area of the brain is most involved with planning action and predicting consequences?
Frontal lobe
67%
Temporal lobe
17%
Occipital lobe
7.6%
Parietal lobe
7.8%
Research Methods
Which of the following is an example of qualitative data?
Interview transcript
65.7%
Likert scale
12.9%
Heart rate
11.9%
Completion time
7.2%
Cognitive Bias
This term refers to a tendency to believe information, even if it's false, after repeated exposure.
Illusory truth effect
57.6%
Framing effect
13.1%
Projection bias
19.9%
Social desirability bias
7.4%
Development
What is the first stage of development, as described by Piaget?
Sensorimotor
47.2%
Formal operational
4.2%
Concrete operational
4.1%
Pre-operational
41.6%
Language
Which area of the brain is linked with speech production?
Broca's area
36.7%
Hippocampus
29.8%
Wernicke's area
11.8%
Hypothalamus
18.1%
Therapy
What type of therapy tends to involve families and couples?
Systems
28.6%
Humanistic
32.9%
Existential
3.8%
Cognitive-Behavioral
31.4%

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