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Question number: 375

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Ear

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Question

The sound waves which are simple ones and which can be expressed by the sine function of trigonometry are known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Amplitude

b.

Sine waves

c.

Sound waves

d.

Complex waves

Question number: 376

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Although the human brain weighs approximately 3 pounds, it is also important to take into consideration ________ when comparing it to the brain of an elephant or whale.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

the caloric intake weight to brain weight ratio

b.

the brain weight to body weight ratio

c.

the body weight

d.

the cortex weight

Question number: 377

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Ear

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Question

Hearing loss caused when the eardrums or ossicles are damaged by disease or injury is called

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

conduction deafness.

b.

nerve deafness.

c.

Hunter’s notch.

d.

stimulation deafness.

Question number: 378

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Endocrine System

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The ________ gland is involved in the regulation of growth.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

pineal

b.

thyroid

c.

pituitary

d.

adrenal

Question number: 379

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

The orbital frontal cortex and the basal ganglia, especially the caudate nucleus, are the brain structures most often implicated in obsessive compulsive disorder. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Reduced metabolic activity has been found in both the orbital frontal cortex and the caudate nucleus in people with obsessive compulsive disorder.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
b. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
c. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are false

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