Biological Bases of Behavior-The Brain (AP Psychology): Questions 7 - 12 of 37

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Question number: 7

» 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:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

frontal lobe

b.

parietal lobe

c.

temporal lobe

d.

occipital lobe

Question number: 8

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Older Brain Structures

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Nancy is walking down a dark lane late night all by herself and she automatically turns her head to the left when she hears a strange noise. What part of the brain is Nancy using?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Forebrain

b.

Hindbrain

c.

Midbrain

d.

Somatosensory cortex

Question number: 9

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Wernicke Aphasia seems to be correlated with lesions to the:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Temporal lobes of brain

b.

Motor Cortex of brain

c.

Cerebellar cortex of brain

d.

Parietal lobes of brain

Question number: 10

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The color, smell and feeling of the flowers are relayed through what part of brain:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Hypothalamus

b.

Acetylcholine

c.

Thalamus

d.

Motor area

Question number: 11

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The lobe of the cerebral cortex that responds to auditory stimuli is the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

parietal lobe.

b.

temporal lobe.

c.

occipital lobe.

d.

cerebral cortex.

Question number: 12

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Older Brain Structures

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The main activity of the thalamus is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Receiving sensory information and relaying it to the appropriate area

b.

Regulating motivational and emotional behavior

c.

Controlling all auditory functions of the brain

d.

Processing sensory information about touch, pain, and temperature

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