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  1. biological rhythms
  2. psychoactive drug
  3. tolerance
  4. hallucinations
  5. insomnia
  1. a false sensory experiences, such as seeing something in the absence of an external visual stimulus
  2. b the diminishing effect with regular use of the same dose of a drug, requiring the user to take larger and larger doses before experiencing the drug's effect
  3. c periodic psychological fluctuations (composed of annual, twenty-eight day cycles, twenty-four-hour cycles, and ninety-minute cycles)
  4. d recurring problems in falling or staying asleep
  5. e a chemical substance that alters perceptions and mood

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. the presumption that mind and body are different aspects of the same thing
  2. an altered state of consciousness reported after a close brush with death (such as through cardiac arrest); often similar to drug-induced hallucinogens
  3. a social interaction in which one person suggests to another (the subject) that certain perceptions, feelings, thoughts, or behaviors will spontaneously occur
  4. drugs that stimulate neural activity, causing speeded-up body functions and associated energy and mood changes
  5. the major active ingredient in marijuana; triggers a variety of effects, including mild hallucinations

5 True/False Questions

  1. hidden observera sleep disorder characterized by high arousal and an appearance of being terrified; unlike nightmares, night terrors occur during stage 4 sleep, within 2 or 3 hours of falling asleep, and are seldom remembered


  2. hallucinogensfalse sensory experiences, such as seeing something in the absence of an external visual stimulus


  3. delta wavesthe large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep


  4. alpha wavesthe relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state


  5. manifest contentaccording to Freud, the underlying meaning of a dream (as distinct from its manifest content). Freud believed that this functions as a safety valve.


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