Biological Basis of Psychology-Brain (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 36 - 40 of 203

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Question number: 36

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Damage to this part of brain can cause lapse into a permanent state of unconsciousness. Which is this part of brain?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Cerebrum

b.

Reticular formation

c.

Frontal lobe

d.

Parietal lobe

e.

Temporal lobe

Question number: 37

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An insufficient supply of thyroid hormone can result in:

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Cretinism

b.

Increased metabolic rate

c.

Decreased emotionality

d.

Increased emotionality

e.

All of the above

Question number: 38

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The major link between the brain and the glandular system is the

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

hypothalamus.

b.

CNS.

c.

spinal cord.

d.

midbrain.

e.

pituitary.

Question number: 39

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The process known as ________ represents an individual’s ability to focus awareness on certain contents of consciousness while ignoring others.

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Choice (5) Response

a.

depth perception.

b.

perception

c.

sensation

d.

attention

e.

awareness

Question number: 40

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What does adaptive sleep theory suggests?

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a.

For our internal clocks to have synchrony with the external world, thereby decreasing fatigue, disorientation, and lack of concentration, sleep is necessary.

b.

External environments are constantly competing with individual sleep rhythms. Sleep is necessary to compete with the external clock.

c.

Sleep is necessary to combat insomnia and drowsiness.

d.

Sleep evolved because it prevented early humans and animals from wasting energy and exposing themselves to dangers of nocturnal predators.

e.

Daily activities deplete key factors in our brain and body that are replenished by sleep.

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