Quiz: Could You Pass The AP Psychology Exam?

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Psychology Exam
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 May 08, 2020
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Question: 1/12Pick One:


What is the only form of psychological research that can determine cause and effect?
Experiment
Comparative study
Survey

Question: 2/12Pick One:


What brain structure provides the major link between the nervous system and the endocrine system?
Cerebellum
Corpus callosum
Hypothalamus

Question: 3/12Pick One:


What is the process by which we recognize, interpret, and organize our sensations?
Threshold
Perception
Sensation

Question: 4/12Pick One:


What will most likely be influenced by staying up especially late on weekends?
Circadian rhythm
REM rebound
Lucid dreaming

Question: 5/12Pick One:


Blinking in response to a puff of air directed to your eye is a(n):
Conditioned Response
Unconditioned Response
Unconditioned Stimulus

Question: 6/12Pick One:


The Ebbinghaus forgetting curve shows:
A steep initial drop in retention followed by a gradual decline
A bell-shaped curve
A steady, gradual decrease of memory over time

Question: 7/12Pick One:


What is the highest need on Maslow's hierarchy?
Physiological needs
Safety and security
Self-actualization

Question: 8/12Pick One:


The universally understandable language of human emotion consists of:
Body postures
Hand gestures
Facial expressions

Question: 9/12Pick One:


The process of developing a sense of identity during adolescence was highlighted by what developmental theory?
Kubler-Ross’ stages of grief
Erikson’s psychosocial development theory
Piaget’s cognitive development theory

Question: 10/12Pick One:


Humanistic psychology has been most closely associated with an emphasis on the importance of what?
Projective tests
Reciprocal determinism
Positive self-concept

Question: 11/12Pick One:


During the manic phase of a bipolar disorder, individuals are most likely to experience:
Delusions of persecution
High self-esteem
Lethargy

Question: 12/12Pick One:


Compared with individualistic cultures, people in collectivist cultures:
Opt to be more unique when given the opportunity to do so
Are less likely to conform among a group of strangers
Are more likely to conform to group pressure in any group
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School may be ending for summer break, but before it does, some of you will have to endure one, two, or more AP exams. If you're taking the AP Psychology exam this semester, take our practice exam to see how prepared you actually are.