Psychology in Action Study Set 1

Psychology

Quiz 13 :

Personality

Quiz 13 :

Personality

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According to Freud, the thoughts and motives of which you are currently aware are stored in your ________.
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In the iceberg analogy of Freud's levels of consciousness, the "tip" is the ________.
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According to Freud, the thoughts, motives or memories that you can easily bring to awareness is stored in your ________.
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The thoughts and motives that lie beyond a person's normal awareness are found in what Freud called the ________.
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Compared to ________ theories that only describe personality, ________ theories attempt to explain personality.
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The rational part of the psyche that deals with reality and tries to meet the needs of the other two mental structures is called the ________.
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Samsara is aloof and self-contained.She prefers to read and work on her computer rather than engage in camping or other outdoor activities.She feels emotions deeply, but rarely displays them.Her thoughts are complex and focused on philosophical questions rather than everyday practicalities.This is a description of Samsara's ________.
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Which of the following is FALSE regarding the ego?
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According to Freud, the three mental structures that form personality are the ________.
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When a child learns the rules and values of parents and society and incorporates them into his own psyche, that child has developed his ________.
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The ________ principle asserts that the only motivation for behavior is the immediate gratification of needs.
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"I'm going to take this candy because I want it NOW!" said the ________."But, stealing is wrong," said the ________."Let's ask mom if she'll advance our allowance so we can buy it today," said the ________.
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Which of the following is an example of a "Freudian slip"?
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An individual's unique and relatively stable pattern of thoughts, feelings, and actions is known as his or her ________.
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The id constant need to seek out pleasure and engaging in gratifying behaviors is kept in check by the conscious "executive" functions of the ________.
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According to Freud, the ________ is concerned with immediate gratification and the avoidance of discomfort.
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According to your text, one of the BEST definitions of personality is your ________.
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Harmony just learned that her brother cross dresses, and wants him to know that she cares about him.She compliments him before he leaves for school by saying, "I really like your skirt...I mean shirt." This could be an example of ________.
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A major premise underlying psychoanalytic or psychodynamic theories of personality is that ________.
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The ________ operates on the pleasure principle, seeking immediate gratification.The ________ operates on the reality principle, and the ________ contains the conscience, which provide moral guidance for the ego.
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