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Question number: 355

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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A person who had difficulty ________ would be described as having aphasia.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

walking

b.

communicating

c.

eating

d.

smelling

Question number: 356

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurons

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Body cells specialized to carry and process information are called

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Choice (4) Response

a.

neurotransmitters.

b.

ions.

c.

synapses.

d.

neurons.

Question number: 357

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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The increased size and wrinkling of the cerebral cortex in higher animals is referred to as

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

reticulation.

b.

hemispherization.

c.

cerebralization.

d.

corticalization.

Question number: 358

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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Cones are most numerous in a specialized region of the retina known as ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Fovea

b.

Optic nerve

c.

Optic disc

d.

Cornea

Question number: 359

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Most of the senses have areas of the cerebral cortex devoted to them. These areas are known as the ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Association areas

b.

Primary sensory areas

c.

Motor areas

d.

Sensory areas

Question number: 360

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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The ________ is the region of the retina where the optic nerve fibers leave and where the blood vessels enter and leave the retina.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sclera

b.

Blind spot

c.

Choroid

d.

Fovea

Question number: 361

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Which of the following is a major function of the somatosensory area of the cerebral cortex?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

primary area for receiving auditory information

b.

analysis of body sensations

c.

location of motor control of the body

d.

primary area for receiving visual information

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