Motivation & Emotion-Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain (AP Psychology): Questions 20 - 23 of 32

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Question number: 20

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The body structure most closely associated with thirst is the

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a.

pancreas.

b.

pituitary gland.

c.

hypothalamus.

d.

thalamus.

Question number: 21

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The most critical physiological factor controlling hunger is the

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taste of food.

b.

level of blood sugar.

c.

presence of weakness or fatigue.

d.

amount of intake.

Question number: 22

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Taste aversions are a type of classical conditioning, and if there is a long delay between the CS and US, conditioning is usually prevented. The fact that people and animals can develop taste aversions even though sickness occurs long after eating indicates that

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a.

there is a psychological tendency to associate sickness with any food eaten earlier.

b.

there is a biological tendency to associate sickness with any food eaten earlier.

c.

there is less aversion associated with the actual sickness than with whatever caused the sickness in the first place.

d.

taste aversions are really more like operant conditioning.

Question number: 23

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After an animal is allowed to copulate until it has no further interest, it will resume sexual activity when a new partner is provided. This is called

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the Coolidge effect.

b.

an incentive.

c.

a curiosity drive.

d.

an episodic drive.

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