Biological Basis of Psychology (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 487 - 492 of 559

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Question number: 487

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Question

________ plays a role in the regulation of the internal environment of the body.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Pituitary gland

b.

Hormones

c.

Hypothalamus

d.

Thalamus

Question number: 488

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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As you look at the outside of the cerebrum, the cerebral cortex looks something like a rumpled piece of cloth with many ridges and valleys. The ridges is known as ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Fissure

b.

Sulcus

c.

Gyrus

d.

Insula

Question number: 489

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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Question

The cones of the retina

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

are specialized for black, white, and gray sensations.

b.

are responsible for night vision.

c.

are densely packed in the periphery of the retina.

d.

function best in bright light.

Question number: 490

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Thalamus and Hypothalamus play an important role in emotions

Reason (Ꭱ)

Thalamus and Hypothalamus anatomically lie close each other

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.

Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false

d.

Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true

Question number: 491

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Endocrine System

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Question

Hormones are ________.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Chemical substances

b.

Chemical messengers

c.

Chemical reaction

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 492

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Ear

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Question

Sound pressure waves travel much ________ than do waves of water.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Slower

b.

Neither slower nor faster

c.

Faster

d.

All of the above

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