Motivation & Emotion-Biological Bases (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 18 - 22 of 29

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Question number: 18

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In hunger, a set point is

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a.

the weight you maintain when you attempt to diet.

b.

related to the proportion of blood glucose your body normally maintains.

c.

similar to a body’s thermostat for blood sugar.

d.

determined by adult eating habits.

e.

related to the proportion of body fat your body normally maintains.

Question number: 19

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The most appropriate name for the polygraph is

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a.

lie detector.

b.

mind reader.

c.

satiety center.

d.

arousal recorder.

e.

guilt meter.

Question number: 20

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A circadian rhythm refers to a cycle

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Choice (5) Response

a.

of emotional arousal.

b.

during which various bodily systems are in phase.

c.

of bodily activity approximately 24 hours in length.

d.

of psychological arousal.

e.

of sexual receptivity caused by hormone cycles.

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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a.

adrenaline.

b.

cortisone.

c.

endorphins.

d.

GABA.

e.

amines.

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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a.

experimental

b.

critical

c.

irrelevant

d.

control

e.

relevant

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