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Chapter 7 Psychology Test

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  1. dualism
  2. REM rebound
  3. LSD
  4. night terrors
  5. psychoactive drug
  1. a the tendency for REM sleep to increase following REM sleep deprivation (created by repeated awakenings during REM sleep)
  2. b a 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
  3. c a powerful hallucinogenic drug; also known as acid
  4. d a chemical substance that alters perceptions and mood
  5. e the presumption that mind and body are two distinct entities that interact

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a suggestion, made during a hypnosis session, to be carried out after the subject is no longer hypnotized; used by some clinicians to help control undesired symptoms and behaviors
  2. a sleep disorder characterized by temporary cessations of breathing during sleep and consequent momentary re-awakenings
  3. an altered state of consciousness reported after a close brush with death (such as through cardiac arrest); often similar to drug-induced hallucinogens
  4. a sleep disorder characterized by uncontrollable sleep attacks. The sufferer may lapse directly into REM sleep, often at inopportune times
  5. according to Freud, the remembered story line of a dream (as distinct from its latent content)

5 True/False Questions

  1. dreama sequence of images, emotions, and thoughts passing through a sleeping person's mind. Dreams are notable for their hallucinatory imagery, discontinuities, and incongruities, and for the dreamer's delusional acceptance of the content and later difficulties remembering it

          

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

          

  3. depressantsdrugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduce neural activity and slow body functions

          

  4. barbituratesdrugs that depress the activity of the central nervous system, reducing anxiety but impairing memory and judgment

          

  5. sleepa sequence of images, emotions, and thoughts passing through a sleeping person's mind. Dreams are notable for their hallucinatory imagery, discontinuities, and incongruities, and for the dreamer's delusional acceptance of the content and later difficulties remembering it

          

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