Biological Basis of Psychology-Nervous System (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 6 - 11 of 43

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Question number: 6

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Nerves that carry information from other parts of the body to the brain are called

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

neural networks.

b.

sensory neurons.

c.

neurotransmitters.

d.

afferent nerves.

Question number: 7

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The emergency-control branch of human nervous system is:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sympathetic

b.

Parasympathetic

c.

Cerebrospinal

d.

Autonomic

Question number: 8

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A nerve cell carrying information from your brain to muscles and glands is called a (n)

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Choice (4) Response

a.

connector neuron

b.

motor neuron

c.

sensory neuron

d.

effector cell

Question number: 9

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The two parts of autonomic nervous system are:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Sympathetic and parasympathetic

b.

Thalamus and Cortex

c.

Cerebrospinal and cortical

d.

Thalamus and hypothalamus

Question number: 10

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The autonomic nervous system contains two branches called the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

parasympathetic and spinal systems.

b.

somatic and spinal systems.

c.

sympathetic and parasympathetic systems.

d.

somatic and visceral systems.

Question number: 11

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Which of the following functions best elucidates the role of the sympathetic nervous system?

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Preparing the body for a traumatic event

b.

Maintaining homeostasis

c.

Returning the body to equilibrium

d.

Preparing the body for “fight or flight”

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