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This test consists of 5 multiple choice questions, 5 short answer questions, and 10 short essay questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. Psychologist Richard Davidson works at what university?
(a) Duke University.
(b) The University of New Hampshire.
(c) Emory University.
(d) The University of Wisconsin.
2. Who found that husbands find disagreements more stressful and therefore have a lower threshold for flooding leading them to stonewall as a protective defense?
(a) William Stern.
(b) Robert Levenson.
(c) Ted Huston.
(d) Robert Rosenthal.
3. The neocortex in humans is _____ than in other species.
(a) More pronounced.
(d) Less pronounced.
4. John Lochman is a psychologist at what university?
(a) Duke University.
(b) Rutgers University.
(c) New York University.
(d) Emory University.
5. T. Berry Brazelton found through research that a child's readiness for learning is based on seven key factors. Which is the first of these?
Short Answer Questions
1. The predisposition for melancholy or cheerfulness appears in what stage of development, according to the author in Part Four: Chapter 14, “Temperament Is Not Destiny”?
2. Following criticism from Senator Charles Grassley of the Senate Finance Committee, Nemeroff resigned as chair of the psychiatry department at what institution?
3. Jerome Kagan found four temperamental types that have different patterns of brain activity. What is the second described in Part Four: Chapter 14, “Temperament Is Not Destiny”?
4. T. Berry Brazelton is a pediatrician from what institution?
5. Dr. Redford Williams found that being prone to what was a stronger predictor of dying young than other risk factors including smoking, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol?
Short Essay Questions
1. What study on the engineers at Bell Labs is described in Part Three: Chapter 10, “Managing with Heart”? What results were found?
2. Why is “bullying” an inadequate managerial technique, according to the author in Part Three: Chapter 10, “Managing with Heart”? What does good management mean?
3. What three toxic parenting styles are described in Part Four: Chapter 12, “The Family Crucible”? Who identified these styles?
4. What did Leslie Brody and Judith Hall discover about the developmental differences between boys and girls?
5. What growing movement in education is described by the author in Part Five: Chapter 16, “Schooling the Emotions”?
6. What impacts do stress and anxiety have on the body, according to Bruce McEven?
7. Harvard pediatrician T. Berry Brazelton found through research that a child's readiness for learning is based on seven key factors. What are they?
8. What is the impact of emotional illiteracy, according to the author in Part Five: Chapter 15, “The Cost of Emotional Illiteracy”?
9. What health impacts from anger are described in Part Three: Chapter 11, “Mind and Medicine”? Who conducted studies on anger?
10. How does the author describe the “healthy” and “unhealthy” ways of arguing in Part Three: “Chapter 9, Intimate Enemies”?
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