Biological Basis of Psychology-Brain (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 39 - 43 of 195

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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 (4) Response
a.

sensation

b.

awareness

c.

attention

d.

perception

Question number: 40

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What does adaptive sleep theory suggests?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Sleep is necessary to combat insomnia and drowsiness.

b.

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

c.

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

d.

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

Question number: 41

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Which brain section controls bodily sensations such as touch, pressure, and temperature?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Parietal lobe

b.

Occipital lobe

c.

Temporal lobe

d.

Frontal lobe

Question number: 42

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The most obvious difference between the human brain and the brain of a carp would be in the

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

cerebral cortex.

b.

cerebellum.

c.

cerebrum.

d.

thalamus.

Question number: 43

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Which of the following explains driving a car along a familiar route while listening to the radio or thinking of something else?

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Choice (4) Response
a.

Automatic process

b.

Somatic process

c.

Controlled process

d.

Parasympathetic process

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