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2. What factor is Lutter et al's study on hunger associated with?

  • Music
  • Stress
  • Culture
  • Syphilis

3. Which animal did Zhang et al use in their study?

  • Pigeons
  • Mice
  • Rats
  • Horses

4. What does the evolutionary theory suggest?

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

5. For a hunger mechanism to be adaptive it must both what...?

  • Lengthen and strengthen hair
  • Anticipate and prevent energy deficits
  • Accumulate and organise fat storage
  • Prevent the plague

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