Sleep-Sleep Disorders (CBSE-NET (Based on NTA-UGC) Psychology (Paper-II)): Questions 1 - 6 of 13

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Question number: 1

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What is the relatively rare condition that involves irresistible attacks of sleepiness, brief periods of REM, and often muscle paralysis?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Narcolepsy

b.

Sleep terror

c.

Benzodiazepines

d.

Night terror

e.

Sleep apnea

Question number: 2

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What is the name of the sleep disorder characterized by difficulty in falling asleep or remaining asleep?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Nightmares

b.

Insomnia

c.

Sleep apnea

d.

Sleep terror

e.

Narcoplepsy

Question number: 3

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What is the episode of a person experiences blind panic, screaming, and thrashing around while sleeping known as?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

A nightmare

b.

A sleep terror

c.

A night terror

d.

A REM rebound episode

e.

Dreaming

Question number: 4

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What are repeated periods during sleep when a person stops breathing for 10 seconds or longer known as?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

Night terrors

b.

Sleep agnosia

c.

Narcolepsy

d.

Insomnia

e.

Sleep apnea

Question number: 5

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In which stage of sleep does sleepwalking and sleep talking occur?

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Choice (5) Response

a.

Stage 2 sleep

b.

Stage 1 sleep

c.

Stage 4 sleep

d.

REM sleep

e.

Stage 3 sleep

Question number: 6

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Why is REM sleep is also known as paradoxical sleep?

Choices

Choice (5) Response

a.

The person’s heart rate is slower than when awake, but the person can sleepwalk or sleep talk.

b.

The person’s vital signs are very slow, but the person can get up and walk around.

c.

Measures of the brain activity closely resemble waking consciousness, but the person is in the deepest stage of sleep.

d.

The person can have night terrors during this stage but will not remember them in the morning.

e.

Measures of the brain activity closely resemble waking consciousness, but the person is incapable of moving.

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