5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- Physiological Function
- Cognitive Neuroscience
- Psychological Dependence
- a (Dream Theory) Regular brain stimulation from REM sleep may help develop and preserve neural pathways.
- b Recurring problems in falling or staying asleep.
- c A psychological need to use a drug, such as to relieve negative emotions.
- d 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.
- e The interdisciplinary study of the brain activity linked with cognition (including perception, thinking, memory, and language.)
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Depressant; Rush of euphoria, pain relief; Causes depressed physiology, agonizing withdrawal.
- Failing to see visible objects when our attention is directed elsewhere.
- Stimulant; Increased alertness and wakefulness; Causes anxiety, restfulness, and insomnia in high doses.
- The large, slow brain waves associated with deep sleep.
- Compulsive drug craving and use, despite adverse consequences.
5 True/False Questions
THC → The major active ingredient in marijuana; triggers a veriety of effect, including mild hallucinations.
Sleep Apnea → A sleep disorder characterized by temporary cessations of breathing during sleep and repeated momentary awakenings.
Dual Processing → Drugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduce neural activity and slow body functions.
Stimulants → Opium and its derivatives, such as morphine and heroin; they depress neural activity, temporarily lessening pain and anxiety.
Posthypnotic Suggestion → 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.