Biological Basis of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 187 - 193 of 561

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Question number: 187

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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The use of an electrode to destroy small areas of the brain beneath the surface is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

ablation.

b.

surface lesioning.

c.

electroencephalography.

d.

deep lesioning.

Question number: 188

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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The cerebral cortex is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the bundle of fibers connecting the cerebral hemispheres.

b.

the two large hemispheres that cover the upper part of the brain.

c.

the highest and largest brain area in humans.

d.

the outer layer of the cerebrum.

Question number: 189

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Touch

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Which of the following body areas is most sensitive to pain?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the buttocks

b.

behind the knee

c.

the thumb pad

d.

the cheek

Question number: 190

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Medical Techniques

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The plethysmograph is

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Choice (4) Response

a.

measures changes in blood volume.

b.

a device employed in pupillometric studies.

c.

typically used in conjunction with role play.

d.

an unobtrusive measure.

Question number: 191

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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Black and white vision with greatest sensitivity under low levels of illumination describes the function of

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Choice (4) Response

a.

the cones.

b.

the phosphenes.

c.

the visual pigments.

d.

the rods.

Question number: 192

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Touch

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The ________ sense informs us about movement and stationary position of the head.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Receptors

b.

Transduction

c.

Kinesthesis

d.

Vestibular

Question number: 193

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Endocrine System

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Pituitary gland is called master gland because (December)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

It is located in the Central Nervous System

b.

Hormones secreted by Anterior Pituitary regulate the activities of other glands.

c.

Hormones secreted by both Posterior and Anterior Pituitary regulate the activities of other glands

d.

Hormones secreted by Posterior Pituitary regulate the activities of other glands.

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