Biopsychology general questions

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1. What is the spinal cord?

  • A division of the PNS that is an extension of the brain. It is responsible for higher order functioning of the brain.
  • A division of the PNS that is an extension of the brain. It is responsible for movement and co-coordinating neurochemical imbalances.
  • A division of the CNS that is an extension of the brain. It is responsible for reflex actions such as pulling your hand away from a hot plate.
  • A division of the CNS that is an extension of the brain. It is responsible for the higher order processing of information.
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2. What connects the left and right hemisphere together?

  • Cerebellum
  • Corpus callosum
  • Cerebral cortex
  • Spinal cord

3. Where is adrenaline released?

  • Adrenal medulla
  • Adrenal hypothalamus
  • Adrenal cortex
  • Adrenal pelvix

4. Finally, once the threat has passed, the PSNS returns the body to the resting states, this involves...

  • Decreases heart rate, decreases breathing rate, constricts pupils, stimulates digestion, inh saliva production and relaxes rectum.
  • Decreases heart rate, decreases breathing rate, constricts pupils, stimulates digestion, stimulates saliva production and relaxes rectum.
  • Decreases heart rate, decreases breathing rate, constricts pupils, stimulates digestion, inhibits saliva production and constricts rectum.
  • Decreases heart rate, decreases breathing rate, constricts pupils, stimulates digestion, inhibits saliva production and relaxes rectum.

5. What does the nervous system consist of

  • Exocrine and central nervous system
  • Peripheral and central nervous system
  • Endocrine and central nervous system
  • Central nervous system and the brain

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