Biological Basis of Psychology-Brain (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 148 - 151 of 195

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Question number: 148

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Question

The association areas of the cerebral cortex

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

are not essential to the performance of higher mental functions.

b.

are largest in the brains of lower animals.

c.

are directly related to such functions as thinking, language, and memory and include Broca’s and Wernicke’s areas.

d.

process simple sensory information, like light, sound, and touch.

Question number: 149

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Appeared in Year: 2014

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

Individuals who display dis-executive syndrome are unable to take decisions, are easily distracted and show tendency toward perseveration. (December)

Reason (Ꭱ)

Individuals with extensive injuries to the temporal lobes show deficits in their executive functions.

Choices

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

Question number: 150

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Cerebral cortex is composed mostly of neurons, it is ________.

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Grey matter

b.

Yellow matter

c.

Red matter

d.

White matter

Question number: 151

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Damage to the cerebellum would most likely result in

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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.

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