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Question 212

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Question

MCQ▾

In most people, the right hemisphere of the brain is in charge of

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

logic.

b.

art.

c.

mathematics.

d.

language.

Question 213

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Appeared in Year: 2014 (UGC)

Question

Match List-Ⅰ List-Ⅱ▾

Match List 1 with List II and select the correct answer by choosing from given below: (December)

List-Ⅰ ((Human Brain))List-Ⅱ ((Function))
(A)

Thalamus

(i)

Plays a special role in memory

(B)

Hippocampus

(ii)

Helps the organism to maintain upright position

(C)

Amygdala

(iii)

Helps in control sleep and wakefulness

(D)

Medulla

(iv)

Involved in mediating emotions

Choices

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

a.

  • (ii)
  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)

b.

  • (iii)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)
  • (i)

c.

  • (iii)
  • (i)
  • (iv)
  • (ii)

d.

  • (i)
  • (ii)
  • (iv)
  • (iii)

Question 214

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Question

MCQ▾

A brief electrical current is applied to the cortex causing movements and muscular twitches in various parts of the body. The area stimulated is the

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

interpretative cortex of the temporal lobes.

b.

association cortex of the occipital lobes.

c.

somasthetic area of the parietal lobe.

d.

motor cortex of the frontal lobes.

Question 215

Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour

Question

MCQ▾

The hippocampus

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

has direct connections to the occipital lobe.

b.

is associated with forming lasting memories.

c.

is part of the hypothalamus.

d.

is involved with sensing emotion.

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