Psychology WJEC PY1 - Test on the Biological Assumptions

To go with the revision cards made on the assumptions or just used as a general test of your own knowledge.

(repeat this test until you get 100% and then repeat nearer to exam time as a refresher of the topic)

  • Created by: EllieMae
  • Created on: 03-11-11 22:45
The Biological Approach assumes that...
All behaviour, including abnormal, has physiological causes.
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The Biological Approach focuses on...
the links between the brain and behaviour.
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Abnormal behaviour may be caused by the _____ system.
endocrine
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an ______ of hormones/chemicals in the brain can cause abnormal behaviour.
imbalance
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High levels of Dopamine is linked to...
schizophrenia.
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Each area of the brain has different functions, this is called...
localisation.
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If damage is caused to the Frontal Lobe of the brain, what is impaired?
Long-term memory.
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Card 2

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The Biological Approach focuses on...

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the links between the brain and behaviour.

Card 3

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Abnormal behaviour may be caused by the _____ system.

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Card 4

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an ______ of hormones/chemicals in the brain can cause abnormal behaviour.

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Card 5

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High levels of Dopamine is linked to...

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Jessica Gledhill

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Good starter quiz! Not been taught some of these extra facts, so quite useful to learn them!

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