Psychology Eating Disorders Biological and Evolutionary Hypothesis

Biological explanations of eating disorders and evolutionary hypothesis

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1. At what stage does morning sickness occur?

  • During pregnancy
  • Late stages of pregnancy
  • Early stages of pregnancy
  • After you are pregnant
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2. As more fat is produced...

  • More leptin is produced and the hypothalamus is stimulated to reduce food intake
  • The bigger weight you become
  • Less leptin is produced and the ventromedial hypothalamus works
  • The ventromedial hypothalamus stops working

3. What is food neophobia?

  • Allergic to food
  • Fear of the new - not wanting to try new food
  • Afraid of food
  • Sleeping with food

4. Who tested taste aversion learning with wolves?

  • Zimbardo
  • Freud
  • Garcia
  • Buss

5. The Embryo Protection Hypothesis states that....

  • The embryo is protecting the mother
  • The embryo is sick too
  • The reason they are sick is to protect the baby - sick gets rid of any toxins in the body
  • They are sick of pregnancy


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