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Biological Bases of Behavior: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following is a symptom of a hyperactive thyroid?

Question 2 2. An action potential occurs when a _____.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is an example of a parasympathetic response?

Question 4 4. The pituitary gland is known as the 'master gland' because it

Question 5 5. Human behaviors and feelings are primarily controlled by _____.

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Question 6 6. According to biopsychology, eating disorders _____.

Question 7 7. How do the roles of the hippocampus and the hypothalamus differ?

Question 8 8. What happens when someone has a stroke?

Question 9 9. Which part of the neuron do the neurotransmitters travel across to reach another neuron?

Question 10 10. What are the symptoms people with Broca's aphasia have?

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Question 11 11. The part of the neuron that receives signals is called a _____.

Question 12 12. The temporal lobe processes information about _____, the parietal lobe processes information about _____ and the occipital lobe of the brain process information about _____ respectively.

Question 13 13. During a refractory period, _____.

Question 14 14. You see a donut on a plate displayed at your local bakery, and your mouth starts watering. Which nervous system allows this to happen?

Question 15 15. 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?

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Question 16 16. What does the term neuroplasticity refer to?

Question 17 17. Which of the following does the pancreas regulate?

Question 18 18. An example of neuroplasticity is _____.

Question 19 19. The oldest parts of the brain are the _____.

Question 20 20. Which of the following do biopsychologists study?

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Question 21 21. A neurotransmitter is a type of _____.

Question 22 22. Low levels of serotonin may cause which of the following?

Question 23 23. Functions of the central nervous system

Question 24 24. Which of the following are part of the central nervous system?

Question 25 25. A dopamine deficiency can cause

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Question 26 26. Which part of the brain is composed of nerve cells that filter stimuli?

Question 27 27. If you were being chased by a lion, which of the following would release adrenaline?

Question 28 28. How can playing a musical instrument impact the brain?

Question 29 29. Swatting a mosquito is an example of which of the following?

Question 30 30. How can parts of the limbic system be remembered?

Biological Bases of Behavior: Tutoring Solution Chapter Exam Instructions

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