Biological Basis of Psychology-Nerve Impulse (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 13 - 19 of 44

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Question number: 13

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What is another name for the cell body of the neuron?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Soma

b.

Myelin

c.

Axon

d.

Dendrite

Question number: 14

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Specialized cells of nervous system carry:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Genes

b.

Codes

c.

Reflexes

d.

Messages

Question number: 15

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Which part of the neuron aids as the protective coating?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Cell body

b.

Myelin sheath

c.

Axon

d.

Dendrite

Question number: 16

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The soma is the part of the nerve cell that

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

serves as a specialized receiving area for information.

b.

forms branching connections at the end of each axon.

c.

carries nerve impulses over large distances.

d.

collects and combines incoming information.

Question number: 17

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It is easy to see the significance of excitation, but it is not easy to see the significance of ________.

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Axon

b.

Synapses

c.

Synaptic cleft

d.

Inhibition

Question number: 18

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Nerve impulses reaching the ________ initiate a process which causes some of the vesicles to move to the synaptic cleft, where they discharge their stored neurotransmitter.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Boutons

b.

Dendrites

c.

Synapses

d.

Axons

Question number: 19

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The nature of a nerve impulse is primarily a/an ________ event; whereas, the nature of the communication between neurons is primarily a/an ________ event.

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

electrical; chemical

b.

acetylcholine; catecholamine

c.

dendrite; axon

d.

chemical; electrical

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