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2. One explanation from the learning approach is that anorexia develops as a result of rewards from the environment. The fear of gaining weight once lost is paired with eating, and in turn, what develops?

  • the need for attention
  • vicarious reinforcement
  • a classically conditioned anxiety response
  • imitation of role models

3. DSM-IV states anorexia occurs in what percentage of females in adolescence?

  • 5%
  • 0.5-1%
  • 2.2%
  • 12%

4. The anorexic sees the rewards that others get for their slimness and this acts as?

  • a token
  • intrinsic rewards
  • vicarious reinforcement
  • self-reinforcement

5. What is the prevalence of anorexia in females?

  • 90% of cases in females between 13-18 years
  • 80% of cases in females between 13-18 years
  • 75% of cases in females between 13-18 years
  • 36% of cases in females between 13-18 years

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