Biological Basis of Psychology-Brain (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 17 - 23 of 203

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Question number: 17

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Which part of the brain is accountable for combining sounds into words and arranging words into meaningful sentences?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Medulla

b.

Hippocampus

c.

Hypothalamus

d.

Wernicke’s area

e.

Broca’s area

Question number: 18

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The so-called “master gland” which helps control the activities of various ductless glands is:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Adrenal medulla

b.

Gonad

c.

Thyroid

d.

Anterior pituitary

e.

Cortex

Question number: 19

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The thalamus can be characterized as:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A relay system

b.

The conscious switch of the brain

c.

A regulatory system

d.

A bridge between two cerebral hemispheres

e.

Part of spinal cord

Question number: 20

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A part of the brain that sends signals “alert” to higher centers of the brain in response to incoming messages is:

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Limbic system

b.

Hippocampus

c.

Thalamus

d.

amygdala

e.

Reticular formation

Question number: 21

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Damage to the cerebellum would result in:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Loss of muscular coordination

b.

Loss of hearing

c.

Respiratory failure

d.

Heart failure

e.

Loss of memory

Question number: 22

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Which of the following is known as “the master gland”?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

pituitary gland

b.

parathyroid

c.

thyroid

d.

hypothalamus

e.

adrenal gland

Question number: 23

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The corpus callosum is responsible for

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

speech production.

b.

relaying information between the right and left hemispheres.

c.

verbal processing.

d.

sleep.

e.

dreams.

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