Motivation & Emotion-Hunger, Thirst, Sex, & Pain (AP (Advanced Placement) Psychology): Questions 28 - 32 of 32

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Question number: 28

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Which of the following can alter the body’s set point?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

over feeding in childhood

b.

external eating cues

c.

high self-esteem

d.

severe dieting

e.

low self-esteem

Question number: 29

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The satiety system is to the feeding system as the ________ hypothalamus is to the ________ hypothalamus.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

cyclic; episodic

b.

nonhomeostatic; homeostatic

c.

lateral; ventromedial

d.

cyclic; ventromedial

e.

ventromedial; lateral

Question number: 30

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The definition of ________ is a body weight of more than 20 percent above the norm for one’s height and build.

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

anorexia

b.

bulimia

c.

set point

d.

obesity

e.

amnesia

Question number: 31

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Which of the following is a characteristic of bulimia nervosa?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

It occurs equally in males and females.

b.

Vomiting, laxatives, or diuretics are used to lose weight.

c.

Vomiting, laxatives, or diuretics are used for weight enhancement.

d.

It is an adolescent growth phase that a few women go through and later disappears.

e.

There are repeated attempts to lose weight by severe dieting.

Question number: 32

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Which of the following statements about the sex drive is TRUE?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Recent sexual activity prevents sexual desire from occurring again after a certain amount of time.

b.

The sex drive in humans can be aroused at virtually any time by almost anything.

c.

The sex drive in humans is completely liberated from the influence of hormones.

d.

The sex drive in humans cannot be aroused at virtually any time by anything.

e.

The sex drive in females is closely tied to the menstrual cycle.

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