5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- psychoactive drugs
- a Chemicals that affect the nervous system and result in altered consciousness
- b habitual actions and responses that do not require conscious attention
- c Excessive sleepiness, as evidenced by prolonged nocturnal sleep, difficulty maintaining an alert awake state during the day, or undesired daytime sleep episodes.
- d process of info energy transfer that cannot be explained by known biological mechanisms
- e psychedelic ("mind-manifesting") drugs, such as LSD, that distort perceptions and evoke sensory images in the absence of sensory input
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- The 24-hour biological cycles found in humans and many other species.
- thoughts and actions split off from the rest of consciousness and function of awareness
- brain waves indicating the early stages of sleep. Stage 1 sleep
- a drug that increases the action of the central nervous system, the heart, and other organs
- (psychoanalysis) hidden meaning of a fantasy or dream
5 True/False Questions
alpha waves → the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state
dichotic listening → A task that requires a person to listen to one of two different messages being presented simultaneously, one to each ear, through headphones
consciousness → memories, impulses and desires that are not accessible to consciousness.
freudian slips → rapid eye movement sleep, a recurring sleep stage during which vivid dreams commonly occur. Also known as paradoxical sleep, because the muscles are relaxed (except for minor twitches) but other body systems are active.
automaticity → The pattern of brain activity observed in stage 3 and stage 4 sleep; it's characterized by synchronized slow waves. Also called slow-wave sleep.