1. Which two nervous systems control the 'fight or flight' response?
- Peripheral and Central
- Sympathetic and Parasympathetic
- Autonomic and Somatic
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2. In the computer model what are the three stages in the sequence (in the correct order)?
- Input, Processing, Output
- Output, Processing, Input
- UCS, NS, UCR, CR
3. What is the definition of a gland?
- Chemical substances that circulate in the bloodstream and only affect target organs
- An organ in the body that synthesises substances such as hormones
- A hormone produced by the adrenal glands which is part of the body's immediate stress response system. It has a strong effect on the cells of the cardiovascular system
- One of the body's major information systems that instructs glands to release large quantities of hormones directly into the blood stream which disappear quickly and have powerful effects
- The way an animal responds when stressed. The body becomes physiologically aroused in readiness to fight or flee
4. What is a schema?
- A cognitive representation of our ideas about a person or situation
- A 'plan' in the brain for how our behaviours are going to be
- An response to a new stimulus
5. What is Structuralism?
- The structure of the communicative pathways between the brain and the body
- Any theory which aims to study the relationship among phenomena rather than the phenomena themselves, and the symptoms formed by these relationships
- The way that the brain is structured