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Question number: 180

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Sue has recovered from extensive injury to her left cerebral hemisphere and has continued her career with little sign of impairment. Her occupation is most likely

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Choice (4) Response

a.

sports writer for a newspaper.

b.

English teacher.

c.

graphic artist.

d.

accountant.

Question number: 181

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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In the brain, the function of the reticular formation is similar to the hotel service known as

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Choice (4) Response

a.

advance registration.

b.

maid service.

c.

wake-up call.

d.

room service.

Question number: 182

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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Night vision is mainly due to an increase in

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Choice (4) Response

a.

visual acuity.

b.

the sensitivity of the lens.

c.

rhodopsin.

d.

peripheral vision.

Question number: 183

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Cerebral cortex is Latin word meaning ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Brain bark

b.

Brain bark and covering

c.

Covering

d.

All of the above

Question number: 184

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Nerve Impulse

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The rapid withdrawal of a person’s hand from a hot radiator is a ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Input

b.

Reflex

c.

Sensation

d.

Emotion

Question number: 185

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Nerve Impulse

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The effect of a neurotransmitter on the receiving cell which increase the tendency to fire nerve impulses is ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Presynaptic

b.

Inhibition

c.

Bouton vesicles

d.

Excitation

Question number: 186

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Endocrine System

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Thyroid over-secretion leads to a condition known as “Grave’s disease”

Reason (Ꭱ)

Grave’s disease is characterised by accelerated metabolic processes

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ

b.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

c.

Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

d.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

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