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2. Which of these is NOT an assumption of the biological approach?

  • The genes an individual possesses do not influence his or her behaviour
  • The genes an individual possesses influence his or her behaviour
  • The brain is seen as the main focus when explaining behaviour as it is seen to be the origin of how the world is seen and acted upon by an individual
  • Varying levels of chemicals found in the brain and the body are thought to be related to an individuals behaviour

3. What is the definition of the endocrine system?

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

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

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

5. What is the role of a sensory neuron?

  • These tell the rest of the brain about the external and internal environment by processing information taken from one of the five senses. They carry messages from the PNS to the CNS
  • These carry messages from one part of the CNS to another. They connect motor and sensory neurons
  • These carry signals from the CNS which helps both organs, including glands and muscles, function

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