States of Consciousness: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How are nightmares beneficial to us?

Question 2 2. Why do some people think that narcolepsy is the opposite of insomnia?

Question 3 3. Which statement regarding sleep is true?

Question 4 4. How is REM sleep identified?

Question 5 5. LSD and mescaline are examples of

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Question 6 6. Short bursts of brain activity while you're asleep are called

Question 7 7. The influence of a drug is impacted by all of the following except

Question 8 8. The idea of consciousness suggests that we _____.

Question 9 9. Your circadian rhythm is a cycle that lasts

Question 10 10. Which of these is true about Freud's theory of dreams?

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Question 11 11. If you take a drug long enough, it can create a tolerance. Tolerance with a drug can lead to which of the following?

Question 12 12. What is the difference between the third and fourth stages of sleep?

Question 13 13. How are meditation and hypnosis similar?

Question 14 14. Penelope finds that she feels less stressed after she meditates. What is most likely the reason for this?

Question 15 15. Psychoactive drugs that increase the production of the neurotransmitter GABA are called

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Question 16 16. Guiseppe has found that he is quite easily hypnotized, which suggests that Guiseppe is also _____.

Question 17 17. How can hypnotherapy be used as an anesthetic in order to treat someone with an addiction?

Question 18 18. Why can sleep apnea be life threatening?

Question 19 19. Which of the following is an example of deliberate conscious behavior?

Question 20 20. In which of the following situations is consciousness NOT involved?

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Question 21 21. What did Milton Erickson believe about hypnotism?

Question 22 22. Altered states of consciousness are NOT achieved through _____.

Question 23 23. Marcia has tried everything in her power (drinking herbal tea, taking a melatonin supplement, meditating before bedtime, etc.), but she has been unable to sleep for months. She feels like she is going crazy. Marcia is suffering from _____.

Question 24 24. Issues with sleep, such as sudden infant death syndrome and sleepwalking, are known as _____.

Question 25 25. As you fall asleep, an electroencephalogram would show your brainwaves changing from

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Question 26 26. Psychoactive drugs include all of the following except

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a difference between night terrors and nightmares?

Question 28 28. The activation-synthesis theory is the idea that dreams result from brain activity during _____.

Question 29 29. Self-awareness refers to the _____.

Question 30 30. Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep occurs when we are _____.

States of Consciousness: Homeschool Curriculum Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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