Quizzes: Chapter 2
- Chattanooga State Technical Community College
- Psychology 1030
- Quizzes: Chapter 2
Last Modified: 2013-09-10
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It is impossible with certainty to predict height from this estimate.
predominance of "nature"
_____ are suspected causes in disorders such as Alzheimer's disease and schizophrenia.
What is the evolutionary concept that those with adaptive genetic traits will live and reproduce?
dendrites, cell body, axon
to transmit information throughout the nervous system
__________ is associated with Parkinson's disease, where as ___________ is associated with certain forms of schizophrenia.
Too little dopamine, too much dopamine
The process of reuptake occurs
dendrite receptors; 3-dimensional shape of the neurotransmitter
Immobilizing the unaffected limb and exercising the affected limb
Which of the following is a reaction of the sympathetic nervous system?
release of hormones into the bloodstream
The autonomic nervous system is subdivided into two branches called the _____ and _____ systems.
If an injury caused the removal of a person's right parietal lobe, they would be unable to _____.
feel sensations from the left side of his body
The motor cortex in the _____ is responsible for your ability to place your foot on the brake pedal and stop at a red light.
A person who has undergone surgery to separate their brain hemispheres most likely suffered __________ prior to surgery.
Which lobe of the neocortex receives information about sounds, including language?
Damage to different areas of the brain
causes different types of deficits
One area of the brain that regulates eating behavior is the:
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