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Question 57

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour
Structure

Question

MCQ▾

Motoneurons may also be excited directly by some sensory inputs to produce simple adaptive bodily movements known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Reticular formation

b.

Reflexes

c.

Cerebellum

d.

Reticulum

Question 58

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾
List-Ⅰ (Number)List-Ⅱ (Structure)
(A)

12

(i)

Cervical vertebrae

(B)

31

(ii)

Lobes of cerebrum

(C)

7

(iii)

Spinal nerves

(D)

4

(iv)

Cranial nerves

Choices

Choice (4)Response
  • (A)
  • (B)
  • (C)
  • (D)

a.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

b.

  • (i)
  • (iii)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)

c.

  • (iv)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (iii)

Question 59

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Question

MCQ▾

By using electrical stimulation, reward (or “pleasure centers” ) and punishment (or “aversive” areas) can be shown to exist in the

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

corpus callosum.

b.

occipital lobe.

c.

limbic system.

d.

thalamus.

Question 60

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour
The Endocrine System Types and Functions

Question

MCQ▾

The endocrine system

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

secretes hormones into the exocrine ducts for communication.

b.

is the only communications network in the body.

c.

secretes hormones into the blood stream for communication.

d.

depends on electrical messages for communication.

Question 61

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour
Neural Impulse

Question

MCQ▾

The conduction of a nerve impulse down the axon is called a (n)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

ion potential.

b.

resting discharge.

c.

action potential.

d.

synapse.

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