Sleep-Sleep Disorders (CBSE-NET (UGC) Psychology (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 1 - 6 of 12

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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 (4) Response

a.

Sleep apnea

b.

Narcolepsy

c.

Night terror

d.

Sleep terror

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 (4) Response

a.

Sleep apnea

b.

Sleep terror

c.

Insomnia

d.

Nightmares

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 (4) Response

a.

A nightmare

b.

A night terror

c.

Dreaming

d.

A sleep terror

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 (4) Response

a.

Narcolepsy

b.

Night terrors

c.

Sleep apnea

d.

Insomnia

Question number: 5

» Sleep » Sleep Disorders

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

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

REM sleep

b.

Stage 1 sleep

c.

Stage 4 sleep

d.

Stage 3 sleep

Question number: 6

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Why is REM sleep is also known as paradoxical sleep?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

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

b.

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

c.

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

d.

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

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