PSYC Exam 2

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  1. What does reciprocity of attraction mean?
    A) people need to feel worthy of their partner's love
    B) people tend to love others who have higher self-esteem
    C) people tend to love their partners unconditionally
    D) people need to feel that others like them in the same amount they like them
    D) people need to feel that others like them in the same amount they like them
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  2. Bart is seeking a potential romantic partner who is between 25 and 35 years old. All individuals who meet his criteria are:
    A) being withing his proximity
    B) his field of eligibles
    C) selsction similarity
    D) synchronization
    B) his field of eligibles
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. According to the styles of love theory, _______ is a style where partners are selected in a business like way.
    A) storge
    B) pragma
    C) eros
    D) agape
    B) pragma
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Which of the following is the correct order of the phases of violence?
    A) honeymoon, tension, explosion
    B) honeymoon, explosion, tension
    C) explosion, honeymoon, tension
    D) tension, explosion, honeymoon
    A) honeymoon, tension, explosion
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. What is the most common kind of violence among relationships?
    A) woman on woman
    B) man on woman
    C) man on man
    D) woman on man
    B) man on woman
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. People are more apt to become romantically involved with others who______.
    A) live in a state other than their own
    B) are more attractive than themselves
    C) possess characteristics similar to their own
    D) possess characteristics different than their own
    C) possess characteristics similar to their own
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  7. People with low self-esteem are prone to ______ in relationships.
    A) overdependence
    B) aggression
    C) independence
    D) promiscuity
    A) overdependence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. According to the text book, acceptance of sexual myths and stereotypes can sabatoge a relationship because they______.
    A) lead to low self-esteem and overdependence
    B) lead to false expectations
    C) cause one partner to control another
    D) cause an imbalance in decision-making power
    B) lead to false expectations
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. According to the styles of love theory, what is mania love?
    A) a love based on passion and eroticism
    B) a love based on caring a friendships
    C) a possessive, dependent type of love
    D) a selfless, unconditional type of love
    A) a love based on passion and eroticism
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Quincy and Roberta have a sexually charged relationship, know little about each other, and have no interest in pusuing each other as a long-term relationship. According to the triangular theory of love, this relationship is based on ______.
    A) romance
    B) commitment
    C) infatuation
    D) intimacy
    C) infatuation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. Spermicides should be applied within ____ hours before intercourse.
    A) 8
    B) 3
    C) 1
    D) 4
    C) 1
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. What was the Comstock Act?
    A) a bill that stated it was illegal to sell any birth control info or devices
    B) a bill that stated sodomy was legal
    C) a bill that stated abortion was illegal
    D) a bill that stated homosexual marriage was illegal
    A) a bill that stated it was illegal to sell any birth control info or devices
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. The most common incorrect use of oral contraceptive is _____.
    A) taking more that 1 pill a day
    B) forgetting to take the pill every day
    C) taking the wrong pill
    D) taking them at different times each day
    B) forgetting to take the pill every day
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. Condoms have a ____% failure rate when used correctly and consistenly.
    A) 50
    B) 30
    C) 3
    D) 10
    C) 3
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. Danielle would like to use a method of contraceptive that protects against pregancy and STIs. Which should she use?
    A) cervical cap
    B) birth control pills
    C) diaphragm
    D) abstinence
    D) abstinence
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. When used correctly, the male condom is placed over:
    A) the penis right before ejaculation
    B) the penis prior to erection
    C) an erect penis prior to intercourse
    D) an erect penis sometime during intercourse
    C) an erect penis prior to intercourse
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. What is outercourse?
    A) a form of abstinence where a couple only engages in anal intercourse
    B) a form of contraception where a couple avoids all sexual expression and activity
    C) a form of abstinence where the couple avoids risky sexual behavior like intercourse
    D) a form of contraception where the man withdraws his penis prior to ejaculation
    C) a form of abstinence where the couple avoids risky sexual behavior like intercourse
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. A disadvantage of oral contraception is that it:
    A) interferes with future fertility
    B) reduces the length of a period
    C) offers no protection to STI
    D) typically prevents ovulation
    C) offers no protection to STI
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Ed and Louisa would like to use the diaphragm as their method of contraception. What should they know about effective diaphragm use?
    A) it may be inserted up to 24 hours in advance
    B) it must be left in place for at least 6 hours
    C) additional spermicide is not needed if intercourse is repeated within 6 hours
    D) there is no need to use spermicide with the diaphragm
    B) it must be left in place for at least 6 hours
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Lloyd and Luna are using a method of contraception that is based on ovulation prediction. This couple is using ___ methods.
    A) intrauterine
    B) fertility awareness
    C) hormonal
    D) barrier
    B) fertility awareness
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. In the 1990s, what change happened that dramatically reduced unplanned pregnancy?
    Welfare laws
  22. Someone who is erotophilic _______.
    A) is less comfortable with sexual issues
    B) responds with positive reactions to sexual topics
    C) uses masturbation as their main sexual activity
    D) has a sexually transmitted infection
    B) responds with positive reactions to sexual topics
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. According to the textbook, masturbation is viewed today as______.
    A) only a homosexual activity
    B) unhealthy and deviant
    C) a key component of sex therapy
    D) sexually unsatisfying
    C) a key component of sex therapy
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  24. What is the best way to discover one's partner's preferences for being touched?
    A) learn about your partner's culture pertaining to touching
    B) touch him/her how you want to be touched
    C) read a book on how men and women like to be touched
    D) ask your partner
    B) a key component of sex therapy
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which of the following is an inaccurate statement about masturbation?
    A) some individuals masturbate to relieve stress
    B) many common sex problems are treated with masturbation
    C) many individuals masturbate when they do not have a regular sex partner
    D) when people become sexually invovled with an intimate partner, they no longer have the desire to masturbate
    D) when people become sexually invovled with an intimate partner, they no longer have the desire to masturbate
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  26. Which of the following is an incorrect statement regarding anal intercourse?
    A) unprotected anal sex is the most risky behavior for HIV transmission
    B) anilingus refers to oral-anal stimulation
    C) approximately 15-30% of heterosexual individuals have engaged in anal sex
    D) anal intercourse occurs exclusively among gay male couples
    D) anal intercourse occurs exclusively among gay male couples
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  27. What is a disadvantage of the man on top coital position?
    A) difficult for the man to thrust with hips
    B) difficult for clitoral stimulation
    C) difficulty inserting penis to vagina
    D) only the man can guide the penis into the vagina
    B) difficult for clitoral stimulation
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  28. Which factor leads to erotophobia in adulthood?
    A) factual understanding of sexual topics in adolescense
    B) having parents who are good sexual educators
    C) frequent masturbation in childhood
    D) conservative family sexual attitudes
    D) conservative family sexual attitudes
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  29. The term coitus refers to
    A) oral sex
    B) anal sex
    C) penile-vaginal intercourse
    D) erotic touching
    C) penile-vaginal intercourse
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  30. Georgia is learning about masturbation in her sex class. She learned that one of the benefits of masturbation is that it provides:
    A) an opportuity to explore one's own sexual feelings
    B) an outlet for people who do not have any other form of sexual release
    C) a way of measuring a person's ability to perform sexually
    D) a relief for men when experiencing cramps due to a buildup of excess sperm
    A) an opportuity to explore one's own sexual feelings
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  31. According to the text, what is the ideal frequency of sexual intercourse?
    A) 3 times a week
    B) twice a month
    C) once a week
    D) as often as it feels good and comfortable
    D) as often as it feels good and comfortable
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  32. Who was the founder of planned parenthood?
    Margaret Sanger
  33. Unreliable contraceptive methods:
    • Withdrawal
    • Douching (push further in vagina)
    • Rhythm (knowing when ovulation happens)
  34. Reliable contraceptive methods:
    • Abstinence
    • Condoms (3% failure)
    • Hormonal methods
  35. Contraceptive methods:
    • Ring
    • Patch
    • injection
    • emergency pill
  36. Barrier methods:
    • Diaphragm with spermicide
    • Cervical cap with spermicide
    • LeaShield
    • Vaginal Spermicide
    • Sponges

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