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This activity contains 25 questions.

Question 1.
If the dendrites of a neuron become damaged, what function of the neuron would be compromised?

 
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Question 2.
Which of the following is a TRUE statement regarding the axon?

 
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Question 3.
Which of the following is NOT a role of glial cells?

 
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Question 4.
Jim has a problem with selective memory and attention. Which neurotransmitter is most likely deficient?

 
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Question 5.
Which is TRUE of the neurotransmitter dopamine?

 
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Question 6.
Which of the following are NOT one of the three steps in neurotransmission?

 
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Question 7.
Which of the following is true regarding endorphins?

 
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Question 8.
During the action potential,

 
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Question 9.
Which statement best describes the absolute refractory period?

 
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Question 10.
Which of the following best describes plasticity?

 
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Question 11.
What are the two components of the peripheral nervous system (PNS)?

 
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Question 12.
Name the lobes of the brain.

 
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Question 13.
What is the primary role of the hypothalamus?

 
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Question 14.
If you remove the amygdala from the human brain, which behavior(s) would you expect to be absent?

 
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Question 15.
The medulla is responsible for

 
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Question 16.
The brain stem consists of

 
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Question 17.
Which of the following is the best possible explanation of why we lose our appetite when we are nervous?

 
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Question 18.
The endocrine system is composed of

 
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Question 19.
The adrenal glands are primarily responsible for manufacturing which two hormones?

 
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Question 20.
Which of the following is NOT scientific evidence for the mind-brain identity?

 
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Question 21.
In the late 1920s, Hans Berger became famous for developing

 
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Question 22.
The fMRI measures

 
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Question 23.
The myth of 10% brain functioning was uncovered by

 
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Question 24.
Which neuroimaging technique would most likely pick up a brain tumor?

 
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Question 25.
A genotype refers to an organism's

 
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