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Self Test on Knowledge Associated With Worldview Theme #41

Respond to each of the 10 multiple choice questions below by typing the number 1 to 5 of the answer you wish to select in the response box. When finished, click "process your responses".

1.   The term "central conflict" refers to the conflict between ______________

1) individual and dysfunctional family    

2) needs vs. wants                                  3) one’s self  and one's idealized self 

4) one’s self  and one's past                   5) mind and body

2. The degree to which a person values himself or herself refers to one's  

1) self concept             2) self esteem

3) self actualization     4) attitude          5) conscience

3. The phrase “inadequacy that has become magnified or generalized ” might be part of the definition of which of the terms below? 

1) shame        2) guilt        3) depression

4) inferiority complex        5)  insecurity

4.   According to their definitions, which of the following words is linked to anxiety?

1) introspection               2) harm avoidance           3) dreams

4) self actualization         5) narcissism

5.  _________refers to strategies to constructively deal with anxiety and stress.   

1) power of positive thinking

2) defense mechanisms   3) nonverbal communication

4) assertive coping mechanisms  

5) Maslow's hierarchy of needs 

6.   All of the following words might be used to describe someone for whom the Struggling With a Basic Need: Self Esteem worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview except which

1) has peaceful sense of own intrinsic worth      2) feels overwhelmed    

3) plagued with self doubt     4) cautiously anticipates    

5) overly concerned with what others think

7. Which of the following presents psychotherapists with the most difficulty in treating?  

1) depression              2) neurosis               3) psychosis  

4) inferiority complex          5) character disorder

8. Which of the following descriptions of the inner state of someone for whom the Struggling With a Basic Need: Self Esteem worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview is most appropriate?

1) apathetic       2) guilty         3) neurotic 

4) "down in the dumps"    5) "a battle rages within"

9.  A behavioral state that you would not expect someone for whom the Struggling With a Basic Need: Self Esteem worldview theme is a key component of their overall worldview to exhibit would be which of the following?

1) insecurity    2) cognitive dissonance       3) introspection    

4) self actualization    5) working to accept personal responsibility

10.  Some people compensate for their supposed unworthiness by

1) excessively self sacrificing    2) excessively doing things for others

3) feeling sorry for themselves    4) the first and second choices    

5) all of the above

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