AQA A2 Psychology Unit 3 - Eating Behaviour - Anorexia Nervosa - Psychological Cognitive

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1. What happened to the females weight after they had eaten the food in McKenzie et al's study?

  • Thir body weight stayed the same, but they say everyone else as smaller
  • Their body weight stayed the same, but they saw everyone else as bigger
  • They gained a significant amount of weight compared to others in the group
  • They lost a significant amount of weight compared to others in the group
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2. What is polarized thinking?

  • Not eating, everything better
  • The need to be thin
  • Eating food, and believing that a large amount of food as been gained
  • Everything will be okay, when I'm thin

3. What are the ethical issues when dealing with Anorexia nervosa?

  • debriefing the patients
  • Socailly Sensitive topic, accessability
  • Consent to the patients

4. Who studied was conducted through asking AN patients to judge their body weights compared to others, and then to re-judge them after eating?

  • Button & Warren (1997)
  • McKenzie et al (1993)
  • Fallon & Rozin (1985)
  • Shaver & Hazan (1995)

5. How low does the individuals BMI have to be, to be classed as AN, and how long for?

  • 15, over 2 months
  • 15, over 3 months
  • 20, over 3 months
  • 20, over 6 months

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