# Quiz Questions for Exam 2

According to the film shown in class, in which adults "remembered" words that were not presented on a list, the false memories ___ (Quiz 7)
a) Were represented by the brain the same as true memories
b) Did not leave traces in the sensory areas of the brain
c) Were mostly due to interference from stress hormones
d) Lit up different areas of the association cortex
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According to the film shown in class, in which adults "remembered" words that were not presented on a list, the false memories ___ (Quiz 7)
a) Were represented by the brain the same as true memories
b) Did not leave traces in the sensory areas of the brain
c) Were mostly due to interference from stress hormones
d) Lit up different areas of the association cortex
A mother and her 9 year old daughter are walking down a street. Without any warning, a man steps in front of them. He grabs the woman's purse and flees. The mother does not see the thief's face, but her child does and identifies the suspect from a lineup that same day. Should we believe the daughter's testimony? Why or why not? (Quiz 7)
a) Yes, because she is the only witness
b) No, because we cannot count of her ability to recognize faces
c) No, because she is too young to testify in court
d) Yes, because children of this age should be able to recognize faces very well
Which of the following is TRUE regarding childhood amnesia? (Quiz 7)
a) Stimuli children encounter when they are 2, 3, or 4 are often recalled with above chance levels of accuracy
b) People recall less from the period when the 2-5 years old than from other times in their lives
c) Lack of episodic memory from childhood may be linked to development of the prefrontal cortex
d) All of the above
Which of the following is TRUE regarding theory of mind in children? (Quiz 8)
a) Theory of mind does not emerge until after preschool
b) The development of theory of mind is related to development in other cognitive domains such as executive function
c) Theory of mind must be learned in a formal classroom setting
d) Theory of mind is modulated within the first year of life by mirror neurons in the brain