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5 Matching questions

  1. brainstem
  2. Visual Cliff
  3. relearning
  4. endorphins
  5. Cannon Bard Theory
  1. a The theory that an emotion-arousing stimulus simultaneously triggers physiological responses and the subjective experience of emotion.
  2. b the stalk-like portion of the brain that connects the cerebral hemispheres with the spinal cord; made up of three parts: the midbrain, pons, and medulla
  3. c a memory measure that assesses the amount of time saved when learning material for a second time
  4. d A laboratory device for testing depth perception in infants and young animals.
  5. e natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters linked to pain control and to pleasure

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. The theory that our experience of emotion is our awareness of our physiological responses to emotion-arousing stimuli.
  2. a neurotransmitter that enables learning and memory and also triggers muscle contraction
  3. Retinal receptor cells that are cconcentratednear the center of the retina and that function in daylight or in well-lit conditions. The cones detect fine detail and give rise to color sensations.
  4. a neurotransmitter that is associated with Parkinson's disease (too little of it) and schizophrenia (too much of it)
  5. Self-perceived happiness or staisfaction with life. Used along with measures of objective well-being. Example: physical and economic indicators to evaluate people's quality of life.

5 True/False questions

  1. cerebellumarea of the brain responsible for all voluntary activities of the body


  2. Monocular cuesDepth cues, such as retinal disparity, that depend on the use of 2 eyes.


  3. Retinal disparityThe amount of energy in a light or sound wave, which we perceive as brightness or loudness, as determined by the wave's amplitude.


  4. Middle Earthe process of getting information out of memory storage


  5. echoic memorya momentary sensory memory of auditory stimuli; if attention is elsewhere, sounds and words can still be recalled within 3 or 4 seconds


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