Biological Bases of Behavior: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How can parts of the limbic system be remembered?

Question 2 2. Which part of the brain is composed of nerve cells that filter stimuli?

Question 3 3. A patient with schizophrenia is most likely to be treated with what type of medication?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is not true about sensory neurons?

Question 5 5. Which of the following is true of the biological model of abnormality?

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Question 6 6. The oldest parts of the brain are the _____.

Question 7 7. Which of the following is a symptom of a hyperactive thyroid?

Question 8 8. Why would a specialist use a DTI?

Question 9 9. The pituitary gland is known as the 'master gland' because it

Question 10 10. How can playing a musical instrument impact the brain?

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Question 11 11. What are the symptoms people with Broca's aphasia have?

Question 12 12. An action potential occurs when a _____.

Question 13 13. A disease or other issue with the brain is called:

Question 14 14. A neurotransmitter is a type of _____.

Question 15 15. According to biopsychology, eating disorders _____.

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Question 16 16. How do the roles of the hippocampus and the hypothalamus differ?

Question 17 17. A 3D image of the brain is called a(n):

Question 18 18. Which of the following do biopsychologists study?

Question 19 19. Joseph has Broca's aphasia. What can help him recover his lost abilities?

Question 20 20. Which of the following does the pancreas regulate?

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Question 21 21. What happens when someone has a stroke?

Question 22 22. You go for a run around the track, and afterwards, you feel less anxiety and stress. Which neurotransmitter has been released to help you feel this way?

Question 23 23. Which of the following is TRUE about reflexes?

Question 24 24. During a refractory period, _____.

Question 25 25. The sympathetic and parasympathetic nervous systems are two divisions of the _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following effects are mediated by the parasympathetic nervous system?

Question 27 27. The temporal lobe processes information about _____, the parietal lobe processes information about _____ and the occipital lobe of the brain process information about _____ respectively.

Question 28 28. Which of the following is not true about the periperal nervous system?

Question 29 29. An example of neuroplasticity is _____.

Question 30 30. The thyroid gland is located in the

Biological Bases of Behavior: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

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