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Question number: 1092

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The major link between the brain and the glandular system is the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

CNS.

b.

spinal cord.

c.

midbrain.

d.

hypothalamus.

Question number: 1093

» States of Consciousness » The Brain & Consciousness » Cognitive Neuroscience

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The process known as ________ represents an individual’s ability to focus awareness on certain contents of consciousness while ignoring others.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

sensation

b.

awareness

c.

attention

d.

perception

Question number: 1094

» Treatment of Psychology Disorders » Community & Preventive Approaches

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An approach that seeks to alleviate poverty and to other stresses that put people at high risk for developing psychological disorders is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Group therapy

b.

Empathy and active listening

c.

Preventive mental health

d.

The humanistic approach

Question number: 1095

» Social Psychology » Conformity, Compliance, Obedience

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The person who agrees to a small request initially is more likely later to comply with a larger demand. This describes the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

door-in-the-face-effect.

b.

foot-in-the-door effect.

c.

low-ball technique.

d.

high-ball technique.

Question number: 1096

» Learning » Classical Conditioning

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Jolly’s mother buys him a sailor’s cap before they go on a family fishing trip. On the boat, Jolly gets nauseated and vomits and rather next day he gets nauseated just from looking at the sailor’s cap. The sailor’s cap has become:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

The unconditioned stimulus

b.

The conditioned stimulus

c.

The unconditioned response

d.

The reconditioned stimulus

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