Neural Mechanisms in Eating Behaviour

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  • Created on: 28-02-14 12:45

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

  • Anticipate and prevent energy deficits
  • Accumulate and organise fat storage
  • Lengthen and strengthen hair
  • Prevent the plague
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2. Damage to the paraventricular nucleus causes what?

  • Hyperactivity
  • Hyperphagia
  • Hyperventilation
  • Aphagia

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

  • Horses
  • Rats
  • Mice
  • Pigeons

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

  • Stress
  • Syphilis
  • Culture
  • Music

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

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


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