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2. Damage to the paraventricular nucleus causes what?

  • Aphagia
  • Hyperventilation
  • Hyperphagia
  • Hyperactivity

3. What does the evolutionary theory suggest?

  • Primary stimulus for hunger and eating is food's positive incentive value, e.g. tastes nice
  • Primary stimulus for hunger and eating is to eat to build enough energy to reproduce
  • Primary stimulus for hunger and eating is food's negative incentive value e.g. tastes bad
  • Primary stimulus for hunger and eating is to eat before those around us eat, e.g. survival

4. What plays the most important role in producing feelings of hunger?

  • Iron
  • Glucose
  • The smell of freshly baked goods
  • Adrenaline

5. Which two parts of the hypothalamus are involved in homeostasis process?

  • Lateral and posterior
  • Lateral and ventromedial
  • Lactose and ventromedial
  • Posterior and tuberal

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