Biological Bases of Behavior (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 16 - 20 of 129

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Question number: 16

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Genetics

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Each cell possesses 46 ________ that are responsible for all the genetic information passed from parents to children.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

genes

b.

chromosomes

c.

zygotes

d.

gametes

e.

axons

Question number: 17

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neural Transmission

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When a neuron is depolarized, the inside of the cell membrane is ________ and the outside of the cell membrane is ________.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

neutral, positive

b.

negative, negative

c.

positive, negative

d.

negative, positive

e.

positive, positive

Question number: 18

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Functional Organization of Nervous System

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Of the three different types of the neurons, sensory neurons are unique in that they:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Carry impulses from the brain and spinal cord to parts of the body that then respond to the impulse.

b.

Reside exclusively in the peripheral nervous system has two functions, to send signals to motor neurons, and to receive signals from receptors.

c.

Receive information from the receptor cells and send this information to the brain or spinal cord.

d.

Connect Peripheral nervous system to central nervous system

e.

None of the above

Question number: 19

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The lobe of the cerebral cortex responsible for motor control and higher mental processes is known as the:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

parietal lobe

b.

thalamus

c.

temporal lobe

d.

occipital lobe

e.

frontal lobe

Question number: 20

» Biological Bases of Behavior » Neuroanatomy » Central Nervous System

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Multiple sclerosis is caused by lesions on

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

axon.

b.

the cell body.

c.

myelin tissue.

d.

the frontal cortex.

e.

dendrites.

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