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Question number: 383

» Clinical and Abnormal Psychology » Neurophysiological Factors

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After a serious head injury, Vicky could not remember the events that led up to the accident. Vicky is likely suffering from

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

denial

b.

retrograde amnesia

c.

fugue

d.

depression

e.

anterograde amnesia

Question number: 384

» Behavioral Neuroscience » States of Consciousness

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Malia is 10 years of age, and her grandmother, Ani, is 60 years old. Which statement is likely to be true concerning their sleep patterns?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Ani and Malia have the same sleep patterns

b.

Ani spends more of her sleep time in deep sleep than Malia does

c.

Ani is more likely than Malia to have night terrors

d.

Ani sleeps fewer hours per day than Malia does

e.

Ani spends more of the night dreaming than Malia does

Question number: 385

» Lifespan Development » Development Theories, Applications and Issues

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According to Piaget, most five-year-old children should be in which of the following cognitive stages?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Preoperational

b.

Concrete operational

c.

Accommodational

d.

Formal operational

e.

Sensorimotor

Question number: 386

» Behavioral Neuroscience » Sensory Structures and Processes

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When a neural impulse reaches the tip of the axon terminal

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the synaptic end bulb sends an electrical current into the dendrites of the next neuron

b.

the neuron fires

c.

the synaptic end bulb locks into the receptor sites on the post-synaptic dendrites

d.

synaptic vesicles in the synaptic end bulb release neurotransmitters that cross the synaptic cleft and lock into receptor sites on the post-synaptic neuron

e.

synaptic bulb fires

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