Biological and Evolutionary Basis of Behaviour-Nervous System [GATE (Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering) Psychology]: Questions 1 - 5 of 36

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Question 1

Appeared in Year: 2014

Question MCQ▾

Which of the following cells do produce myelin in the Central Nervous System?

(June)

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Microglia

b.

Astrocytes

c.

Oligodendrocytes

d.

Schwann cells

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Question 2

Question MCQ▾

The autonomic nervous system differs from the somatic nervous system in that its operation is largely:

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Voluntary

b.

Controlled by the brain

c.

Involuntary

d.

Controlled by the spinal chord

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Question 3

Appeared in Year: 2014

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)

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Question 4

Question MCQ▾

In order for us to know about the world around us, physical energy must be changed into activity within the nervous system. The process of converting physical energy into, nervous system activity is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Potential

b.

Kinesthesis

c.

Generator

d.

Transduction

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Question 5

Question MCQ▾

The spinal cord and brain stem are like ________ stalk protruding from the higher parts of the central nervous system.

Choices

Choice (4)Response

a.

Long as well as short

b.

A short

c.

A long

d.

A little

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