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52 terms
AP Psychology-Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron ending in branching terminal fibers…
Biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
51 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of all functions of hu…
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of all functions of hu…
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
Neuroscience and Behavior AP Psychology
BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
NEURON
DENDRITE
AXON
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
BIOLOGICAL PSYCHOLOGY
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
NEURON
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
84 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
56 terms
AP Psychology (Neuroscience & Behavior)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that recieve mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
94 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
a nerve cell, that sends and receives impulses... carries messag…
body (spinal chord) to brain... carries the message from the rec…
brain to body ... carries the message from a central nervous sys…
neuron to neuron
Neuron
a nerve cell, that sends and receives impulses... carries messag…
Sensory Neurons
body (spinal chord) to brain... carries the message from the rec…
94 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
a nerve cell, that sends and receives impulses... carries messag…
body (spinal chord) to brain... carries the message from the rec…
brain to body ... carries the message from a central nervous sys…
neuron to neuron
Neuron
a nerve cell, that sends and receives impulses... carries messag…
Sensory Neurons
body (spinal chord) to brain... carries the message from the rec…
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
30 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Neuron
Synapse
Resting Potential
Dendrite
Neurons combine to form nerves that allow the brain and body…
Space between neurons... Gap across two nerve cells which impul…
The electrical potential of a neuron or other excitable cell…
Receives information (neurotransmitters) from other neurons
Neuron
Neurons combine to form nerves that allow the brain and body…
Synapse
Space between neurons... Gap across two nerve cells which impul…
59 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Dendrite
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
84 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
55 terms
Neuroscience and Behavior: AP Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A cell in the nervous system specialized to receive, process,…
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
A layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
Neuron
A cell in the nervous system specialized to receive, process,…
Dendrite
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
90 terms
AP psychology: Neuroscience and Behavior
biological psychology
Nerve
neuron
dendrite
biological roots of psychology. Neuroscience is a subfield of…
a bundle of neurons
the fundamental unit of the brain
part that receives chemical messages
biological psychology
biological roots of psychology. Neuroscience is a subfield of…
Nerve
a bundle of neurons
84 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
49 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
the mind-body connection is explored through scientific resea…
the basic cell that makes up the nervous system and that rece…
branchlike structures that receive messages from other neurons
tube like structure that carries the neural message to other…
Biological Psychology
the mind-body connection is explored through scientific resea…
Neuron
the basic cell that makes up the nervous system and that rece…
52 terms
AP Psychology-Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron ending in branching terminal fibers…
Biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
59 terms
AP Psychology-Neuroscience and Behavior
Threshold
All-or-none principle
Biological psychology
Neuron
level of stimulation required to trigger a neural impulse
The rule that the size of the action potential is unaffected…
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
Threshold
level of stimulation required to trigger a neural impulse
All-or-none principle
The rule that the size of the action potential is unaffected…
52 terms
AP Psychology-Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron ending in branching terminal fibers…
Biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
10 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Covers the axon of some neurons and speeds impulses
Neuron
A nerve cell
Dendrite
Receives messages from other cells
41 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Covers the axon of some neurons and speeds impulses
Neuron
A nerve cell
Dendrite
Receives messages from other cells
56 terms
AP Psychology (Neuroscience & Behavior)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that recieve mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
45 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
56 terms
AP Psychology (Neuroscience & Behavior)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that recieve mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
36 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Covers the axon of some neurons and speeds impulses
Neuron
A nerve cell
Dendrite
Receives messages from other cells
31 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Reticular Formation
Thalamus
Cerebellum
Limbic System
A nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role…
Directs messages to the sensory receiving areas in the cortex…
A large structure of the hindbrain that controls fine motor s…
A doughnut-shaped system of neural structures at the border o…
Reticular Formation
A nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role…
Thalamus
Directs messages to the sensory receiving areas in the cortex…
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
52 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin Sheath
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Covers the axon of some neurons and speeds impulses
Neuron
A nerve cell
Dendrite
Receives messages from other cells
30 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Reticular Formation
Thalamus
Cerebellum
Limbic System
A nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role…
Directs messages to the sensory receiving areas in the cortex…
A large structure of the hindbrain that controls fine motor s…
A doughnut-shaped system of neural structures at the border o…
Reticular Formation
A nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role…
Thalamus
Directs messages to the sensory receiving areas in the cortex…
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
81 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
56 terms
AP Psychology (Neuroscience & Behavior)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that recieve mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
56 terms
AP Psychology (Neuroscience & Behavior)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that recieve mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with links between biology a…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience & Behavior
Phrenology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
A nerve cell
Receives messages from other cells
Passes messages away from the cell body to other neurons, mus…
Phrenology
Theory that bumps on the skull reflected our mental abilities…
Neuron
A nerve cell
39 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
biological psychologists
neurons
dendrite
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
studying the links between biological activity and psychologi…
interconnected nerve cells / consist of a cell body and its b…
receive information and conduct it towards the cell body
Biological Psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
biological psychologists
studying the links between biological activity and psychologi…
52 terms
AP Psychology-Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the extension of a neuron ending in branching terminal fibers…
Biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
84 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
55 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
concerned with links between biology and behavior
building blocks of the nervous system
branches designed to receive/send/and transport information
transports messages to different muscles/glands in the body
Biological Psychology
concerned with links between biology and behavior
Neuron
building blocks of the nervous system
57 terms
AP Psychology: Neuroscience and Behavior
biological psychology
neuron (nerve cell)
dendrites
axon
the study of the links between biology and behavior
the basic building block of the nervous system
the bushy, branching extensions that receive messages from ot…
the extension that sends impulses to other nerve cells or to…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron (nerve cell)
the basic building block of the nervous system
67 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
84 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuroscience
Neuron
Glial Cell
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
Highly specialized cell that communicates information in elec…
Support cells that assist neurons by providing structural sup…
Biological Psychology
Specialized branch of psychology that studies the relationshi…
Neuroscience
The study of the nervous system, especially the brain
25 terms
AP Psychology Neuroscience and Behavior
Acetocholine (Ach)
Acetocholine (Ach) - Effects
Dopamine (DA)
Dopamine (DA) - Effects
Excitatory: Released by motor neurons. Stimulates muscle cont…
Effect of Deficit: Alzeheimer's... Effect of Surplus: Severe Mus…
Inhibitory: Pleasurable sensations involved in voluntary move…
Effect of Deficit: Parkinson's Disease... Effect of Surplus: Sch…
Acetocholine (Ach)
Excitatory: Released by motor neurons. Stimulates muscle cont…
Acetocholine (Ach) - Effects
Effect of Deficit: Alzeheimer's... Effect of Surplus: Severe Mus…
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