Biological Basis of Psychology-Brain (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 138 - 141 of 196

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Question number: 138

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Weeks after an automobile accident, a friend continues to have difficulty maintaining balance and movements. You should suspect that damage may have occurred to the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

corpus callosum.

b.

reticular formation.

c.

medulla.

d.

cerebellum.

Question number: 139

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The pons acts as a bridge between the medulla and other brain areas and influences

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Choice (4) Response

a.

sleep and arousal.

b.

higher reasoning.

c.

motor behavior.

d.

activity.

Question number: 140

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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.

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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: 141

» 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.

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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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