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Psychology is the scientific study of the mind and behaviour, according to the American Psychological Association. Psychology is a multifaceted discipline and includes many sub-fields of study such areas as human development, sports, health, clinical, social behaviour and cognitive processes. For explanations and solutions to these questions don’t forget to visit www.doorsteptutor.com

34. The cognitive approach of prejudice arises from which theory that an individual’s self-concept derives partly from membership in an ‘in-group’?

1. Realistic group conflict theory

2. Scapegoat theory

3. Frustration aggression theory

4. Social identity theory

35. Mechanistic view of motivation can be characterized by which of the following?

(a) S-O-R

(b) Direction is determined by S-R bonds

(c) Probability of habits depends on prior reinforcement contingencies

(d) Persistence of behavior

Select the correct option:

1. Only a, b and c

2. Only a, b and d

3. Only b, c and d

4. a, b, c and d

36. Match list I with list II:

Match List I Schools of psychology List II Concept

Match List I Schools of psychology List II Concept

List I (Schools of psychology)

List II (Concept)

a) Psychoanalysis

i. Elements of conscious experience

b) Behaviourism

ii. Self-actualization

c) Structuralism

iii. Unconscious processes

d) Transpersonal psychology

iv. S-R relations

Choose the correct option from those given below:

1. (a) - (iii); (b) - (i); (c) - (vi); (d) - (ii)

2. (a) - (iii), (b) - (iv); (c) - (i); (d) - (ii)

3. (a) - (i); (b) - (iv); (c) - (ii); (d) - (iii)

4. (a) - (i); (b) - (ii); (c) - (iv); (d) - (iii)

37. Given below are two statements one labeled as Assertion (A) and other labeled as Reason (R). Read the statements.

Assertion (A): Tolman’s purposive behaviorism was considered to be a major advancement in the field of psychology.

Reason (R): Pre-Tolman behaviorism excessively emphasized S-R relations and ignored cognitive processes.

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

1. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)

2. Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)

3. (A) is true but (R) is false

4. (A) is false but (R) is true

38. Who proved this observation that cyclist seemed to ride faster when they raced against other cyclist than when they raced alone?

1. Zajone

2. Allport

3. Baron

4. Norman Triplett

39. Which of the following is NOT true?

1. At the time of birth, the brain is not fully lateralized rather it is plastic.

2. Thought the left hemisphere is broadly associated with language development, yet if it is injured during first few years, other regions take over language functions to attain the normal language competence.

3. Damage to the left frontal lobe areas usually yields language comprehension problems.

4. Broca’s are supports grammatical processing and language production.

40. Which of the following are steps of problem solving cycle?

(a) Problem identification

(b) Problem definition

(c) Organization

(d) Allocation of resources

Select the correct option:

1. A and b only

2. c and d only

3. b, c and d only

4. a, b, c, and d

41. Given below are two statements one labeled as Assertion (A) and other labeled as Reason (R). Read the statements.

Assertion (A): If children watch programmes with violence and aggressive contents, they themselves take recourse to violent and aggressive behavior.

Reason (R): Children learn aggressive behavior from media through observational learning, where the observed behavior need not be positively reinforced.

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

1. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)

2. Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)

3. (A) is true but (R) is false

4. (A) is false but (R) is true

42. A 30 year old identified Mr. K. C suffered a serious motorcycle accident. Mr. K. C remembers many things but cannot everything. Mr. K. C seems to have which memory loss?

1. Semantic

2. Episodic

3. Procedural

4. Working memory

43. Given below are two statements one labeled as Assertion (A) and other labeled as Reason (R). Read the statements.

Assertion (A): According to Rogers, all people are capable of growth and personal development.

Reason (R): Positive change is a natural and expected progression.

Choose the correct answer from the options given below:

1. Both (A) and (R) are true and (R) is the correct explanation of (A)

2. Both (A) and (R) are true but (R) is not the correct explanation of (A)

3. (A) is true but (R) is false

4. (A) is false but (R) is true

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