Motivation & Emotion-Biological Bases (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 6 - 11 of 29

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Question number: 6

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You are feeling happy and sad at the same time. Research into brain activity would indicate that processing is primarily occurring in

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Choice (5) Response

a.

the midbrain.

b.

both hemispheres.

c.

cerebral cortex.

d.

the right hemisphere.

e.

the left hemisphere.

Question number: 7

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The polygraph’s most common error is to

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Choice (5) Response

a.

fail to detect persons who are guilty.

b.

fail to detect persons who can lie without anxiety.

c.

identify as innocent persons who are easily aroused.

d.

identify as guilty persons who are innocent.

e.

All of the above

Question number: 8

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If an overweight adult was overfed as a child, as an adult he or she will have ________ fat cells.

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Choice (5) Response

a.

less and smaller

b.

the same number of

c.

more

d.

larger

e.

more and larger

Question number: 9

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The hypothalamus has ________ hunger center (s).

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Choice (5) Response

a.

no control over

b.

total control over

c.

the most direct control over

d.

three

e.

one

Question number: 10

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In both males and females, pupil size is related to

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Choice (5) Response

a.

desirability as a leader.

b.

attractiveness to others.

c.

perceived intelligence.

d.

entrepreneurship.

e.

perceived locus of control.

Question number: 11

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If the lateral hypothalamus is destroyed, a rat will

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Choice (5) Response

a.

eat until it becomes obese.

b.

refuse to eat until force fed.

c.

refuse to drink until forced to do so.

d.

drink more water than biologically needed.

e.

eats continuous.

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