States of Consciousness-Sleep & Dreaming (AP Psychology): Questions 1 - 7 of 30

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Question number: 1

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » NREM & REM

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In which stage of sleep, brain waves have a fast frequency and low amplitude and are very similar to beta waves that occur when you are wide-awake and alert?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Stage 2 sleep

b.

Stage 1 sleep

c.

REM sleep

d.

Stage 4 sleep

Question number: 2

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » NREM & REM

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In which stage of sleep one has delta waves (very high amplitude and very low frequency)?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Stage 4 sleep

b.

Stage 3 sleep

c.

Stage 2 sleep

d.

Stage 1 sleep

Question number: 3

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » Sleep Disorders

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What is the relatively rare condition that involves irresistible attacks of sleepiness, brief periods of REM, and often muscle paralysis?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Sleep apnea

b.

Narcolepsy

c.

Night terror

d.

Sleep terror

Question number: 4

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » Sleep Disorders

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What is the name of the sleep disorder characterized by difficulty in falling asleep or remaining asleep?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Sleep apnea

b.

Sleep terror

c.

Insomnia

d.

Nightmares

Question number: 5

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » NREM & REM

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About how long is each cycle of sleep during a full night’s sleep?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

70 minutes

b.

50 minutes

c.

80 minutes

d.

90 minutes

Question number: 6

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » NREM & REM

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Person deprived of which stage of sleep will become anxious, testy, and hungry and have difficulty concentrating?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Stage 4

b.

REM

c.

Stage 3

d.

Stage 2

Question number: 7

» States of Consciousness » Sleep & Dreaming » Sleep Disorders

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What is the episode of a person experiences blind panic, screaming, and thrashing around while sleeping known as?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

A nightmare

b.

A night terror

c.

Dreaming

d.

A sleep terror

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