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  1. What are the telltale signs of addiction?
    1) undeniable cravings
    2) compulsive thoughts
    3) uncontrollable urges
    4) withdrawal symptoms
    4) Withdrawal symptoms
  2. All of the following are symptoms of anorexia except:
    1) fear of weight gain
    2) disturbed body perception
    3) lack of menstruation
    4) suicidal thoughts
    4) suicidal thoughts
  3. Exercise does all of the following except:
    A) reduce blood pressure
    B) make arthritis and osteoporosis more likely.
    C) make some cancers less likely
    D) protect against serious illness.
    B) make arthritis and osteoporosis more likely
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Todays "emerging adults" are the generation referred to as:
    a) late baby boomers
    b) baby boomers
    c) gen x
    d) gen y

    d) Gen y

  5. Which are the three leading causes of death among people aged 15-25?
    A) cancer, homicide, suicide
    B) accidents, homicide, suicide
    C) accidents, cancer, suicides
    D) accidents, cancer, homicide
    A) accidents, homicide, suicide
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. Which of the following is an eating disorder that is more common in middle adulthood than in early adulthood?
    A) anorexia
    B) bulimia
    C) diabetes
    D) obesity

    D) obesity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. A _____student at a _____is the most likely to cheat.
    A) part time; two year college
    B) fulltime; two-year college
    C) fulltime: university
    D) part time university

    C) full time university
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Carol Gilligan belives that moral decision for women are based on priorities of ________ and that moral decisions for men are based on _______.
    A) morality of justice; morality of care
    B) human needs and relationships; distinguishing right from wrong.


    C) human needs; human relationships
    D) principles of right and wrong; human relationships
    B) human needs and relationships; distinguishing right from wrong.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The third stage of dialectical thinking is referred to as:
    A) synthesis
    B) thesis
    C) antithesis
    D) refinement
    A) synthesis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. The third stage of the development of faith exhibits:
    A) acceptance of rational, conscious values and their contradictions.
    B) a vision of universal justice.
    C) interllectual detachment from cultural values
    D) a conformist acceptance of cultural values.
    D) a conformist acceptance of cultural values.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Thinking in adulthood is distinguished from earlier thinking in that it is
    A) practical but lacks dialectical thought
    B) more flexible but often is not practical
    C) less flexible than adolescent thinking is
    D) more practical, flexible and dialectical
    D) more practical, flexible and dialectical
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. To predict, plan, and combine objective and subjective mental processes is the cognitive ability to be _______, while the ability to see multiple solutions to a problem is the cognitive ability to be _____.
    A) comprehensive; practical
    B) flexible; practical
    C) practical; inteligent
    D) practical; flexible
    D) practical; flexible
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The ______ approach studies how the brain encodes, stores, and retrieves information and the _______approach evaluates whether a new level of cognition is reached by adults.
    A) information-processing; stage
    B) information-processing; psychometric
    C) psychometric; stage
    D) stage; psychometric
    A) information-processing; stage
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. According to Erikson's theory, the crisis that follow identity achievement is called;
    A) identity versus intimacy
    B) intimacy versus isolation
    C) affiliation versus identity.
    D) intimacy commitment versus lonely isolation
    B) intimacy versus isolation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Friends are crucial during emerging adulthood because they:
    A) help a person to achieve their career goals.
    B) keep a person out of criminal and financial trouble.
    C) provide a source of advice, companionship, information and sympathy
    d) all of the above
    C) provide a source of advice, companionship, information and sympathy
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Generally, men talk about _______, while women talk about ______.
    A) weaknesses and problems; difficulties with their romances
    B) health issues; work
    C) difficult with their relatives; activities and interests
    D) external matters; intimate and emotional matters
    D) external matters; intimate and emotional matters
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. In their marriage, Betty and Jim have intimacy and commitment, so they would best represent Sternberg's ______form of love.
    A) companionate
    B) empty
    C) romantic
    D) fatuous
    A) companionate
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. The love aspect of passion:
    a) usually lasts throughout a love relationship.
    b) may fade with familiarity
    c) always diminishes and turns into intimacy
    d) grows gradually through intimate planning

    b) may fade with familiarity

  19. _______is when a married couple has similar attitudes, interests, goals, and religious backgrounds.
    A) heterogamy
    B) homogamy
    C) commitment
    D) marital discord
    B) homogamy
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Research indicates that couples who cohabitate are:
    A) more likely to marry.
    B) less likely to anticipate getting married.
    C) less happy than married people.
    D) less stressed than married people
    C) less happy than married people.
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. A sudden drop in sex hormones in a woman's bloodstream along with cessation of ovulation and menstruation signals;
    A) a need for assisted reproductive technology
    B) menopause
    C) cancer
    D) andropause.
    B) menopause
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. All smoking diseases are:
    A) decreasing worldwide
    B) less likely to affect African Americans
    C) destructive only to the lungs and respiratory system
    D) dose and duration sensitive
    D) dose and duration sensitive
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. By the end of middle age, nearly everyone needs:
    A) reading glasses
    B) hormone replacement therapy
    C) a hearing aid.
    D) a cane of walker
    A) reading glasses
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. Hoprmone replacement therapy involves taking;
    a) calcium supplemtns
    b) estrogen and progesterone
    c) long baths to alleviate the stress of menopause
    d) testosterone

    b) estrogen and progesterone

  25. Often the first sign of hearing loss in middle adulthood is:
    A) the inability to follow a conversation.
    B) the failure to hear a distant telephone or doorbell.
    C) the failure to respond to music
    D) a tendency to speak loudly
    B) the failure to hear a distant telephone or doorbell
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Research studies on alcohol use have shown that:
    A) alcohol abuse and dependence are most common in adolescense
    B) alcohol raises levels of bad cholesterol
    C) moderate use of alcohol may increase longevity
    D) alcohol use of any kind is dangerous to health
    C) moderate use of alcohol may increase longevity
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. Analytic intelligence involves;
    A) the accumulation of facts and knowledge as a result of experience and planning
    B) the capacity to be intellectually flexible and innovative
    C) the skills used in everyday problem solving.
    D) abstract planning, focused attention, and verbal and logical skills.
    D) abstract planning, focused attention, and verbal and logical skills
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Compared to novices, experts:
    A) are less flexible
    B) are more intuitive
    C) work more slowly
    d) all of the above
    B) are more intuitive
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. Creative interlligence requires _______ thinking.
    A) convergent
    B) divergent
    C) adaptive
    D) practical
    B) divergent
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Fluid intelligence includes
    A) the size of one's science vocabulary
    B) the ability to recognize and name famous paintings
    C) the speed of processing mathematical information
    D) a knowledge of geographical facts
    C) the speed of processing mathematical information
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. The Flynn effect is probably due to changes in:
    a) nutrition
    b) education
    c) family size
    d) all of the above
    d) all of the above
  32. The term g refers to
    A) general intelligence
    B) great intelligence
    C) grand intelligence
    D) gross intelligence
    A) general intelligence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  33. In the United States today, the social clock:
    A) affects only people of low socioeconomic status
    B) is fairly specific about the best times for marriage and parenthood
    C) no longer operates
    D) allows for greater diversity than in the past

    D) allows for greater diversity than in the past
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  34. Most developmental theorists today believe that:
    A) adulthood is divided into a specific sequence of stages
    B) intimacy always precedes generativity
    C) generativity can appear before the age of 40
    D) stages of adult development are not entirely orderly and predictable
    D) stages of adult development are not entirely orderly and predictable
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  35. The midlife crisis might more accurately be described as:
    A) developmental history
    B) neuroticism


    C) andropause
    D) menopause
    A) developmental history
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  36. Chris is high in extroversion and therefore will probably:
    A) have a life in constant flux
    B) prefer to work with people and have a busy social life
    C) select an introverted mate as a balance for his personality
    D) become a librarian or safety inspector
    B) prefer to work with people and have a busy social life
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  37. According to Erikson, after the stage of intimacy versus isolation comes:
    A) integrity versus dispair
    B) identity versus role confusion
    C) initiative versus guilt
    D) generativity versus stagnation
    D) generativity versus stagnation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  38. Compared to a few decades ago, the social clock is:
    A) operates at about the same speed it always has
    B) speeding up due to advanced technology
    C) slowing down due to variations in age of marriage, parenthood and leaving home.
    D) disappearing due to multiculturalism
    C) slowing down due to variations in age of marriage, parenthood and leaving home
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  39. In a typical family, the Kinkeeper is most likely to be:
    A) a middle aged mother
    B) a young adult son
    C) the first grandchild
    D) a middle aged father
    A) a middle aged mother
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  40. Openness is viewed as a particularly positive personality trait in
    A) china
    B) united states
    C) australia
    D) italy
    B) united states
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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