Eating Behaviour

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  • Created by: becca1103
  • Created on: 14-05-14 20:49

1. Explain one way a diet may fail

  • By not exercising
  • The role of denial may cause the dieter to think more about food and therefore eat more and gain weight
  • By eating ice cream
  • With group support like weight watchers
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2. Which of these is not an explanation of eating behaviour?

  • Culture
  • Health
  • Safety
  • Mood

3. What neural mechanism motivates a person to eat?

  • The Frontal Lobe
  • The Lateral Hypothalamus
  • The Ventromedial Hypothalamus
  • Ghrelin

4. What neural mechanism motivates a person to stop eating?

  • The Ventromedial Hypothalamus
  • The Lateral Hypothalamus
  • The Frontal Lobe
  • Leptin

5. A negative mood causes...?

  • increased eating to boost dopamine
  • decreased eating to boost dopamine
  • increased eating to boost serotonin
  • decreased eating to boost serotonin


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