Practice Test I

This quiz reviews some of the topics in this chapter. The answer choices are randomized, so the quiz will be different every time you take it. For each question, select the button next to the answer you believe is correct. When you are done, click "Submit for Grade" in order to see how well you did.

1.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder characterized by an unwarranted suspicion and mistrust of people.

schizoid
schizotypal
borderline
paranoid


2.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder characterized by a lack of interest in other people or social relationships.

schizoid
schizotypal
borderline
paranoid


3.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder that has many of the symptoms of schizophrenia but the symptoms are not as severe.

schizoid
schizotypal
borderline
paranoid


4.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder that is characterized primarily by instability in interpersonal relationships.

schizoid
borderline
paranoid
friendly


5.  

________ are disorders that involve pervasive and persistent problems with how a person responds in various situations.

personality disorders
personable disorders
emotional disorders
mood ring disorders


6.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder in which the person always wants to be the center of attention.

histrionic
extravert
introvert
invert


7.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder in which the person has an exaggerated sense of self-importance.

extravert
introvert
hubris
narcissistic


8.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder characterized by a lack of guilt which causes a person to engage in aggressive actions, even illegal actions.

antisocial
demonic
aggressive
manipulative


9.  

________ is an early term for a person with antisocial personality disorder.

psychopath
pseudopath
pathograph
pathogen


10.  

________ is a term previously used for a person with antisocial personality disorder; reflects a suspected social cause of the disorder.

sociopath
pseudopath
pathograph
pathogen


11.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder in which the person is exceptionally sensitive to potential social rejection.

antisocial
histrionic
dependent
avoidant


12.  

_________ personality disorder is a disorder in which the individual passively allows others to make decisions and actively avoids taking responsibility.

antisocial
histrionic
dependent
avoidant


13.  

________ personality disorder is a disorder in which the person has high needs for perfection, order, and control.

obsessive-compulsive
ADHD
ADD
ABD


14.  

________ is engaging in behaviors that directly inflict physical harm on oneself.

self-mutilation
koro
dhat
chi


15.  

Self-mutilation is also known as:

ABD
SBD
DSH
ACT


16.  

________ is the "male" hormone.

testogen
testosterone
calzone
allalone


17.  

________ disorders are disorders characterized by problems in adjusting to a stressor in the environment.

reintegration
reversal
problem
adjustment


18.  

________ disorders are disorders characterized by an inability to resist an impulse.

impulse desire
desire
explosive bomb
impulse-control


19.  

________ disorder is an impulse-control disorder that involves repeated failures to resist acting aggressively.

intermittent explosive
cathartic resistance
reaction formation
bell curve


20.  

________ is an impulse-control disorder involving repeated failures to resist the impulse to steal.

kleptomania
reaction formation
trichotillomania
pyromania

   

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