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  1. REM rebound
  2. sleep apnea
  3. dream
  4. near-death experience
  5. circadian rhythm
  1. a a 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. b a sleep disorder characterized by temporary cessations of breathing during sleep and consequent momentary re-awakenings
  3. c the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of temperature and wakefulness) that occur on a 24-hour cycle
  4. d an altered state of consciousness reported after a close brush with death (such as through cardiac arrest); often similar to drug-induced hallucinogens
  5. e the tendency for REM sleep to increase following REM sleep deprivation (created by repeated awakenings during REM sleep)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. psychedelic ("mind-manifesting") drugs, such as LSD, that distort perceptions and evoke sensory images in the absence of sensory input
  2. 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. drugs that stimulate neural activity, causing speeded-up body functions and associated energy and mood changes
  4. drugs (such as alcohol, barbiturates, and opiates) that reduce neural activity and slow body functions
  5. supposed inability to recall what one experienced during hypnosis; induced by the hypnotist's suggestion

5 True/False questions

  1. psychoactive drugthe relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state


  2. monismthe presumption that mind and body are different aspects of the same thing


  3. narcolepsythe presumption that mind and body are two distinct entities that interact


  4. THCthe major active ingredient in marijuana; triggers a variety of effects, including mild hallucinations


  5. manifest contentaccording to Freud, the remembered story line of a dream (as distinct from its latent content)