TB9 B&B Lecture 4; Motor function and cognition

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1. Activity in ventral tegmental area...

  • Decreases in response to a reward and increases in response to the conditioning stimulus
  • Increases in response to a reward and increases in response to the conditioning stimulus
  • Decreases in response to a reward and decreases in response to the conditioning stimulus
  • Increases in response to a reward and decreases in response to the conditioning stimulus
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2. What is a criticism of normative theories?

  • Lack direct evidence
  • Lack validity of claims
  • Do not actually represent real world behaviour
  • Lack theoretical background

3. Dopamine activity is an index of...?

  • Utility prediction error
  • Reward prediction error
  • Reward processing
  • Utility processing

4. What characterises the mesolimbic pathway?

  • Projections to nucleus accumbens (near ventral striatum), amygdala and hippocampus
  • All of the cortex but especially medial parts of the frontal lobe

5. What would be a manipulation to demonstrate framing effects?

  • A dice roll on a 20 sided dice
  • Alcohol of different %s
  • Medicine that saves/kills
  • Watches of different costs

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