Ch 36: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Behavior & Biological Systems

About This Chapter

Through stimulating text and video lessons and short quizzes, this chapter offers a convenient and fun option for reviewing concepts related to behavior and biological systems. These lessons are designed to help you prepare for the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content exam.

MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Behavior & Biological Systems: Chapter Summary

Use the engaging lessons in this chapter to review basic behavior and biological systems concepts as you prepare to take the MEGA Social Science Multi-Content exam. Brush off your knowledge about the definition and concept of behavior as well as review the following topics:

  • Behavioral psychology
  • Genetic behaviors and personality traits
  • Anatomy of the brain
  • Nervous system parts and functions
  • Functions of the endocrine system

Watch the video lessons in this chapter to refresh and deepen your knowledge of behavioral and biological systems, or use the text lessons to quickly access key vocabulary words. Each lesson also has a quiz to check your understanding. Measure your progress and skip from topic to topic using the timeline feature in the videos.

5 Lessons in Chapter 36: MEGA Social Science Multi-Content: Behavior & Biological Systems
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Behavior: Definition & Explanation

1. Behavior: Definition & Explanation

Learn about the psychological concept of behavior. Learn how the understanding of behavior has changed with new developments in psychology and how behavioral experiments have led to breakthroughs in new psychological therapies.

Types of Studies in Behavioral Genetics: Twin, Family & Adoption

2. Types of Studies in Behavioral Genetics: Twin, Family & Adoption

Are you destined to inherit your mother's penchant for collecting old postcards or your father's constant worry that something bad is about to happen? Find out with this lesson, which delves into the world of genetic and environmental behaviors and personality traits.

Parts of the Brain

3. Parts of the Brain

Is there a way to easily remember the many parts of the brain? Don't be afraid of all these complex terms; this lesson outlines some easy and fun phrases to help you memorize the brain's anatomy. Let's take a look.

Nervous System Overview: Central & Peripheral

4. Nervous System Overview: Central & Peripheral

What happens in your nervous system when you react to stimuli? Did you know that the brain is sometimes uninvolved with reflexes? Find out the answer to these questions, and more, in this lesson on the human nervous system.

Endocrine System Function & Hormone Regulation

5. Endocrine System Function & Hormone Regulation

Our hormones play a big part in how we feel and behave throughout the day. Hormones also affect important bodily functions. What other functions do our hormones regulate? Find out in this lesson on the endocrine system!

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