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Question number: 290

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Functional Organization of Nervous System

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The branchlike structures of the neuron that receive neural impulses are known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

terminal knobs

b.

dendrites

c.

myelin

d.

glial cells

Question number: 291

» States of Consciousness » Hypnosis

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Which age group of people is most vulnerable to hypnosis?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

45–49

b.

15–19

c.

8–12

d.

17–20

Question number: 292

» Sensation & Perception » Attention

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The fact that we can walk and chew gum at the same time illustrates that

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Choice (4) Response

a.

our attention depends on different motor systems.

b.

we use selective perception.

c.

we use selective attention.

d.

we use divided attention.

Question number: 293

» History, Approaches & Research Methods » Logic, Philosophy, & History of Science

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A case study is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

A study done over an entire life span of one individual, giving the psychologist detailed information of one’s psyche

b.

An independent study used outside the natural environment of the subject

c.

A comparative study of various people of different ages at the same time

d.

A primary tool for investigation into a client’s unconscious through dream analysis and free association

Question number: 294

» Intelligence » Types of Intelligence

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Vocabulary and stored knowledge

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Choice (4) Response

a.

are examples of fossilized intelligence.

b.

are examples of general intelligence.

c.

are examples of crystallized intelligence.

d.

are examples of fluid intelligence.

Question number: 295

» Developmental Psychology » LifeSpan Approach » Infancy & Childhood

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The repetition by infants of meaningless language sounds (including both vowel and consonant sounds) is called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

babbling.

b.

cooing.

c.

crying.

d.

telegraphic speech.

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