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Question number: 92

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Physiological Techniques » Imaging

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The brain-scanning technique that produces color-coded pictures showing the relative, ongoing activity of different brain areas is known as:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

magnetic resonance imaging

b.

functional magnetic resonance imaging

c.

positron-emission tomography

d.

electroencephalograph

e.

computed tomography

Question number: 93

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Where in the brain is the Wernicke’s area located?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Right temporal lobe

b.

Left frontal lobe

c.

Right occipital lobe

d.

Left temporal lobe

e.

Left occipital lobe

Question number: 94

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Peripheral Nervous System

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The portion of your nervous system which controls breathing and digestion is:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Terminal Knobs

b.

Axon

c.

Linear circuit

d.

Autonomic

e.

Dendrites

Question number: 95

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Damage to this part of brain can cause lapse into a permanent state of unconsciousness. Which is this part of brain?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Cerebrum

b.

Reticular formation

c.

Frontal lobe

d.

Parietal lobe

e.

Temporal lobe

Question number: 96

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Endocrine System

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An insufficient supply of thyroid hormone can result in:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Cretinism

b.

Increased metabolic rate

c.

Decreased emotionality

d.

Increased emotionality

e.

All of the above

Question number: 97

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

hypothalamus.

b.

CNS.

c.

spinal cord.

d.

midbrain.

e.

pituitary.

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