Biological Basis of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 396 - 401 of 556

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Question number: 396

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurotransmitters

Appeared in Year: 2014

Assertion-Reason▾

Assertion (Ꭺ)

Low levels of serotonin release are associated with aggression and other forms of antisocial behavior.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Serotonergic neurons play an inhibitory role in human aggression.

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.

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

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 397

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurons

MCQ▾

Question

Nerve cells which human brain contains is called ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Synapses

b.

Neurons

c.

Axon

d.

Dendrites

Question number: 398

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

MCQ▾

Question

Damage to the cerebellum would most likely result in

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

a reduction in emotional response.

b.

a loss of hearing ability.

c.

heart stoppage or respiratory failure.

d.

a loss of muscular coordination.

Question number: 399

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurons

MCQ▾

Question

The dendrites are usually relatively ________ and have many branches, which receive stimulation from other neurons.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Long

b.

Short

c.

Long as well as short

d.

Very short

Question number: 400

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurons

Appeared in Year: 2013

MCQ▾

Question

The resting potential of a neuron is

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

– 95 mv

b.

– 70 mv

c.

+70 mv

d.

+85 mv

Question number: 401

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

MCQ▾

Question

The importance of hypothalamus to psychologists is that ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

It contains nuclei and fiber tracks which are related to motivated behavior of a biological sort

b.

It contains only fiber

c.

It contains many groupings of nerve cells

d.

It does not receive major inputs from outside thalamus

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