Psychological Explanations of Anorexia Nervosa

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1. Which study found that anorexics were finished a task very quickly even though they reported that they weren't impulsive?

  • Halmi et al.
  • Butler and Montgomery
  • Strober et al.
  • Jones and Buckingham
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2. What study found that when tv was introduced to Fiji, teenage girls developed a desire to lose weight?

  • Bruch
  • Becker et al.
  • Yamamiya et al.
  • Butler and Montgometry

3. Petkova's study found what?

  • Positive correlation between severity of AN and level of perfectionism?
  • Introduction of tv in Fiji lead to teenage girls reporting an desire to lose weight
  • Media influence were one of the main cause for developing a fear of putting on weight?
  • Media influences are one of the main causes of AN

4. What research study found a positive correlation between severity of AN and level of Perfectionism on the multi-dimensional Scale?

  • Swift
  • Jones and Buckingham
  • Halmi et al.
  • Strober et al.

5. In Strober et al.'s study what were the results?

  • High levels of perfectionism with an average of 53% for girls and 70% for boys
  • High levels of perfectionism with an average of 73% for girls and 50% for boys
  • High levels of perfectionism with an average of 50% for girls and 73% for boys
  • Low levels of perfectionism with an average of 13% for girls and 5% for boys

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