Biological Bases of Behavior-The Brain (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 30 - 35 of 39

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Question number: 30

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The most obvious difference between the human brain and the brain of a carp would be in the

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a.

hypothalamus.

b.

thalamus.

c.

cerebral cortex.

d.

cerebrum.

e.

cerebellum.

Question number: 31

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Your brain knows that you have stubbed your toe because

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a.

myelin sheaths transfer that information to the brain.

b.

efferent nerves transfer that information to the brain.

c.

afferent nerves transfer that information to the brain.

d.

dopamine transfers that information to the brain.

e.

glial cells transfer that information to the brain.

Question number: 32

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

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A barefoot child steps on a bee, then jerks his or her foot back in response to the sting. This response has likely involved all parts of the nervous system EXCEPT

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a.

connector neurons or interneurons.

b.

the brain.

c.

the spinal cord.

d.

motor neurons.

e.

spinal nerves.

Question number: 33

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Parkinson disease is associated with damage to the

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a.

basal ganglia.

b.

cerebral cortex.

c.

hypothalamus.

d.

thalamus.

e.

reticular formation.

Question number: 34

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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The lobe of the cerebral cortex associated with personality is the

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a.

parietal lobe.

b.

frontal lobe.

c.

occipital lobe.

d.

temporal lobe.

e.

cerebral cortex.

Question number: 35

» Biological Bases of Behavior » The Brain » Cerebral Cortex

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Broca’s area plays an important role in ________, while Wernicke’s area plays an important role in ________.

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a.

speech production, speech comprehension

b.

motion function, speech production

c.

sensation, motor function

d.

speech comprehension, speech production

e.

motor function, sensation

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