Motivation & Emotion-Biological Bases (AP Psychology): Questions 19 - 25 of 29

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Question number: 19

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The most appropriate name for the polygraph is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

satiety center.

b.

mind reader.

c.

guilt meter.

d.

arousal recorder.

Question number: 20

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A circadian rhythm refers to a cycle

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Choice (4) Response

a.

of sexual receptivity caused by hormone cycles.

b.

of bodily activity approximately 24 hours in length.

c.

of psychological arousal.

d.

of emotional arousal.

Question number: 21

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A competitive diver approaches the end of the board with rapidly beating heart and a dry mouth, a result of increased

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Choice (4) Response

a.

amines.

b.

adrenaline.

c.

cortisone.

d.

GABA.

Question number: 22

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The question, “Is your address (person’s address)? ” asked during the administration of a lie detector test, is a (n) ________ question.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

irrelevant

b.

critical

c.

experimental

d.

control

Question number: 23

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Homeostasis is maintained by the ________ which also plays an important role in emotions:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Reticular Activating System

b.

Hypothalamus

c.

Thalamus

d.

Limbic System

Question number: 24

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The concept of homeostasis most closely associated with the name of:

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a.

Cannon

b.

Richter

c.

Vernon

d.

Levin

Question number: 25

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If the ventromedial hypothalamus is destroyed, a rat will

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Choice (4) Response

a.

refuse to drink until forced to do so.

b.

drink excessively.

c.

refuse to eat until forced to do so.

d.

eat until it becomes obese.

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