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
Survey
Comparative study

Question: 2/12Pick One:


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

Question: 3/12Pick One:


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

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):
Unconditioned Response
Unconditioned Stimulus
Conditioned Response

Question: 6/12Pick One:


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

Question: 7/12Pick One:


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

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
Piaget’s cognitive development theory
Erikson’s psychosocial development theory

Question: 10/12Pick One:


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

Question: 11/12Pick One:


During the manic phase of a bipolar disorder, individuals are most likely to experience:
High self-esteem
Delusions of persecution
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 more likely to conform to group pressure in any group
Are less likely to conform among a group of strangers
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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.