AP Psychology Practice Test 8

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Question 12 questions

Time 9 minutes

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1. An obese individual with a breathing-related sleep disorder most likely suffers from which of the following?

2. Certain cross-cultural studies have suggested that six facial expressions are recognized by people of virtually every culture. Which of the following correctly lists these expressions?

3. Which of the following is primarily a chemical sense?

4. Anorexia nervosa is a life-threatening illness that can lead to permanent physiological changes (such as brittle bones) and even death. Which of the following individuals would be the most likely to develop this illness?

5. Individuals in which of the following occupations will be potentially LEAST likely to be susceptible to health problems as a result of disrupted circadian rhythms?

6. Janice often has feelings of hostility and contempt for her husband of forty years. However, instead of expressing these feelings, Janice goes overboard to dote on her husband. Janice is using which of the following defense mechanisms?

7. While visiting a museum, you study a statue by walking around it and examining it from many different places in the room. The retinal images of the statue change, but you do not perceive these changes because of

8. REM sleep is considered to be paradoxical sleep because

9. Which of the following is not one of the stages in the development of language that children of virtually every culture go through?

10. Probabilistic reasoning from specific observations to general propositions is known as

11. Two "cognitive shortcuts" that can lead to errors in information processing are

12. Which of the following accurately states the order of the transmission of visual information?