Biological Basis of Psychology-Nervous System (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 1 - 3 of 44

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Question number: 1

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When you are in danger, which part of the nervous system is responsible for your heart rate increasing?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

the central nervous system

b.

the sympathetic nervous system

c.

the parasympathetic nervous system

d.

the somatic nervous system

e.

the peripheral nervous system

Question number: 2

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What is the fundamental difference between the sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

The sympathetic nervous system plays a role in traumatic events, while the parasympathetic nervous system only plays a role in digestion.

b.

The parasympathetic nervous system is used more often than the sympathetic nervous system.

c.

The sympathetic nervous system increases physiological arousal, while the parasympathetic nervous system returns the body to a calmer and relaxed state.

d.

The sympathetic nervous system plays a role in sexual behavior, while the parasympathetic nervous system does not.

e.

The sympathetic nervous system is a subdivision of the somatic nervous system, while the parasympathetic nervous system is a subdivision of the autonomic nervous system.

Question number: 3

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Multiple sclerosis is caused by lesions on

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

axon.

b.

the cell body.

c.

myelin tissue.

d.

the frontal cortex.

e.

dendrites.

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