Motivation & Emotion-Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain (AP Psychology): Questions 8 - 13 of 32

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Question number: 8

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If a food causes sickness, or simply precedes sickness caused by something else, a learned ________ may result.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

specific hunger

b.

taste aversion

c.

Thirst

d.

anorexia

Question number: 9

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If your body is dehydrated, but you are not thirsty, we would say that you have

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Choice (4) Response
a.

a need and a goal.

b.

neither a need nor a drive.

c.

both a drive and a need.

d.

a need but not a drive.

Question number: 10

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Electrically stimulating the lateral hypothalamus will cause a rat to

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

stop eating.

b.

stop drinking.

c.

start drinking.

d.

start eating.

Question number: 11

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In an early experiment by Cannon and Washburn, Washburn swallowed a balloon so that they could measure hunger. Their conclusion was that

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the balloon recorded hunger pangs or contractions.

b.

hunger had nothing to do with stomach contractions.

c.

the balloon prevented hunger by filling up the stomach.

d.

the balloon recorded only thirst levels.

Question number: 12

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Which is a cause of anorexia?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

sibling rivalry

b.

perfectionism

c.

sexual disorder

d.

food allergies

Question number: 13

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Which is TRUE regarding the influence of cultural values on eating behaviors?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

They have a homeostatic influence on amount of food consumed.

b.

They greatly affect the incentive value of various foods.

c.

They are the primary cause of innate taste aversion.

d.

They determine a person’s set point for various foods.

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