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1. What is the definition of the 'fight or flight' response?

  • 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
  • An organ in the body that synthesises substances such as hormones
  • The way an animal responds when stressed. The body becomes physiologically aroused in readiness to fight or flee
  • Chemical substances that circulate in the bloodstream and only affect target organs
  • 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
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2. What is the definition of adrenaline?

  • The way an animal responds when stressed. The body becomes physiologically aroused in readiness to fight or flee
  • Chemical substances that circulate in the bloodstream and only affect target organs
  • 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
  • An organ in the body that synthesises substances such as hormones
  • 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

3. In the computer model what is the brain compared to?

  • Stores
  • Central Processing Unit
  • Coding

4. What is the definition of a gland?

  • 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
  • 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

5. What is the correct definition of vicarious reinforcement?

  • When someone is influential on an individual in some way, and their behaviour is imitated
  • When an individual observes a behaviour from a role model and simulates it
  • When an observer learns by observing the consequences of another person's behaviour
  • When an individual is influenced by another because they are in some way similar or wish to be like them

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