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Question number: 512

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Touch

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The vestibular sense helps keep us from

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Choice (4) Response
a.

starving to death.

b.

falling over.

c.

eating too much.

d.

being blinded by the sun.

Question number: 513

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Ear

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The three small bones of the middle ear are called the

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Choice (4) Response
a.

auditory ossicles.

b.

basilar ossicles.

c.

cochlear bones.

d.

tympanic bones.

Question number: 514

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Nerve Impulse

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The physical energy is changed into a code made up to a pattern of nerve firings. The firing patterns that correspond to events in the environment are known as ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Efferent code and wavelength

b.

Afferent codes

c.

Wavelength

d.

Efferent codes

Question number: 515

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Sense Organs » Eye

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Visual acuity is best when

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Choice (4) Response
a.

an image falls on the fovea.

b.

an image falls on the rods.

c.

both the rods and the cones are used.

d.

colors at the edges of the visible spectrum are used.

Question number: 516

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Neurons

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A narrow gap which separates the neurons is

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Spike

b.

Threshold

c.

Synaptic cleft

d.

Synapses

Question number: 517

» Biological Basis of Psychology » Brain

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Which statement concerning brain function is TRUE?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

A stroke to a person’s left hemisphere will affect the left side of his or her body.

b.

The left side of the body is generally controlled by the left hemisphere.

c.

The right hemisphere is the dominant hemisphere in males but not in females.

d.

The left side of the body is generally controlled by the right hemisphere.

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