Biological Basis of Psychology-Nervous System (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 10 - 15 of 44

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Question number: 10

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The autonomic nervous system contains two branches called the

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Choice (5) Response

a.

parasympathetic and spinal systems.

b.

somatic and spinal systems.

c.

sympathetic and parasympathetic systems.

d.

somatic and visceral systems.

e.

spinal nerves and cranial nerves.

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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a.

Maintaining the body’s vital functions

b.

Maintaining homeostasis

c.

Preparing the body for a traumatic event

d.

Returning the body to equilibrium

e.

Preparing the body for “fight or flight”

Question number: 12

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Muscles can contract because they are made up of

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a.

motor neurons.

b.

effector cells.

c.

connector neurons.

d.

sensory neurons.

e.

involuntary muscles

Question number: 13

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The function of the sympathetic nervous system is to prepare the body for

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a.

“fight or flight. “

b.

input from cranial nerves.

c.

maintaining vital bodily functions.

d.

returning to equilibrium.

e.

rest and digest.

Question number: 14

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The part of the neuron that is responsible for receiving information is the

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a.

dendrites.

b.

synapse.

c.

axon.

d.

cell body.

e.

myelin sheath

Question number: 15

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The part of the autonomic nervous system responsible for restoring the body and conserving energy is the

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Choice (5) Response

a.

somatic nervous system.

b.

limbic system.

c.

autonomic nervous system.

d.

parasympathetic division.

e.

sympathetic division.

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