Definitions of abnormality: Psychology AS level AQA spec

A quiz for people revising the definitions of abnormality

How many definitions are there for abnormality
3
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A limitation of "deviation from social norms" is that it is hard to identitfy because it is related to context and degree?
True
2 of 6
"Standards of acceptable behaviour are set by a social group" is a definition od what abnormality?
Deviation from social norms
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"Who Judges? Patient may feel quite content even when their behaviour is clearly dysfunctional" is a limitation of what type of abnormality?
Failure to function adequately
4 of 6
(Fill in the blank) Jahoda conducted a review about mental health. and identiofied _____ categories...
6
5 of 6
What is limitation of all the definitions of abnormality?
Cultural relativsm
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A limitation of "deviation from social norms" is that it is hard to identitfy because it is related to context and degree?

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True

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"Standards of acceptable behaviour are set by a social group" is a definition od what abnormality?

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"Who Judges? Patient may feel quite content even when their behaviour is clearly dysfunctional" is a limitation of what type of abnormality?

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(Fill in the blank) Jahoda conducted a review about mental health. and identiofied _____ categories...

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