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AP Psychology Chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience)
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
e) All are correct.
a) your height and eye color
d) Genes are made of DNA.
c) the number of children you have
Which of the following processes are involved in natural sele…
Which of the following is a characteristic that might be a pa…
Which of the following statements express the correct relatio…
In purely evolutionary terms, which one would be a measure of…
e) All are correct.
Which of the following processes are involved in natural sele…
a) your height and eye color
Which of the following is a characteristic that might be a pa…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3: Biopsychology & the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brai…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brai…
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Chapter 3: Bio-psychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Action Potential
Agonist
All-Or-None Principal
Amygdala
The nerve impulse caused by a change in the electrical charge…
Drug or other chemical that enhances or mimics the effects of…
Refers to the fact that the action potential in the axon occu…
A limbic system structure involved in memory and emotion, par…
Action Potential
The nerve impulse caused by a change in the electrical charge…
Agonist
Drug or other chemical that enhances or mimics the effects of…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
e) All are correct.
a) your height and eye color
d) Genes are made of DNA.
c) the number of children you have
Which of the following processes are involved in natural sele…
Which of the following is a characteristic that might be a pa…
Which of the following statements express the correct relatio…
In purely evolutionary terms, which one would be a measure of…
e) All are correct.
Which of the following processes are involved in natural sele…
a) your height and eye color
Which of the following is a characteristic that might be a pa…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Which of the following processes are i…
Which of the following is a characteri…
Which of the following statements expr…
In purely evolutionary terms, which on…
e) All are correct.
a) your height and eye color
d) Genes are made of DNA.
c) the number of children you have
Which of the following processes are i…
e) All are correct.
Which of the following is a characteri…
a) your height and eye color
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Psychology Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Charles Darwin... Variation... Natural Selec…
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
____ observed _____ among individuals within a species which…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience)
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Genotype
Phenotype
DNA
Gene
An organism's genetic makeup
An organism's observable physical characteristics
A long, complex molecule that encodes genetic characteristics
A segment of chromosome that encodes the directions for the i…
Genotype
An organism's genetic makeup
Phenotype
An organism's observable physical characteristics
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AP Psychology: Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience, AP Psychology Chapter 3 (Zimbardo)
Biopsychology
Evolution
Natural selection
Genotype
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
An organism's genetic makeup
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Evolution
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
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AP Psychology: Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience)
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of biolo…
field that focuses on the brain and its role in psychological…
gradual process of biological change that occurs in a species…
environment selects the organisms best fitted for survival... re…
Biopsychology
specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of biolo…
Neuroscience
field that focuses on the brain and its role in psychological…
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Psychology: AP* Edition - Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
biopsychology
neuroscience
evolution
Charles Darwin
Biopsychology is a rapidly growing specialty that studies the…
Neuroscience is a relatively new interdisciplinary field that…
Evolution is the gradual process of biological change that oc…
Charles Darwin came up with the idea of evolution in his nove…
biopsychology
Biopsychology is a rapidly growing specialty that studies the…
neuroscience
Neuroscience is a relatively new interdisciplinary field that…
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Psychology Chapter 3- Biopsychology and the Foundation of Neuroscience
Biopsycholigy
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
An interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution by which the environment "…
Biopsycholigy
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
An interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3: BioPsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
How are genes and behavior linked?
Evolution and Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field devoted to understan…
Humans have innate (inborn) abilities. At birth the human bra…
Darwin concluded that all creatures, including humans, share…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field devoted to understan…
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AP Psychology chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience) Aron Kishore
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 Bio psychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
Studies interaction of biology, behavior, and mental processes
Interdisciplinary field that focuses on brain and its role in…
Gradual biological change as a species adapts to its environm…
Environment "selects" fittest organisms
Biopsychology
Studies interaction of biology, behavior, and mental processes
Neuroscience
Interdisciplinary field that focuses on brain and its role in…
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Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Psychology
Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Natural Selection
The study of the brain, mental process, and behavior
A field that focuses on the nervous system and the brain.
Studies the interaction of biology, behavior, and the environ…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Psychology
The study of the brain, mental process, and behavior
Neuroscience
A field that focuses on the nervous system and the brain.
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AP Psychology chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience) Aron Kishore
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
Studies the interaction of biology, behavior, and mental proc…
Focuses on the brain and its role in psychological processes.
The gradual process of biological change
Environment "selects" the fittest organisms.
Biopsychology
Studies the interaction of biology, behavior, and mental proc…
Neuroscience
Focuses on the brain and its role in psychological processes.
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AP Psychology Chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience) (Pennington) credit to Aron Kishore
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
biopsychology
neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
This specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
biopsychology
This specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of…
neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience, Chapter 3
The study of the life processes of neu…
An atom or molecule that has acquired…
A negatively charged ion, such as a pr…
A positively charged ion, such as a po…
Neurophysiology
Ion
Anion
Cation
The study of the life processes of neu…
Neurophysiology
An atom or molecule that has acquired…
Ion
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AP Psychology chapter 3 (Biopsychology and the foundations of Neuroscience) Aron Kishore
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3-Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
biopsychology
neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
studies the interaction of biology, behavior, and mental proc…
focuses on the brain and its role in psychological processes
gradual process of biological change that occurs in a species…
the driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
biopsychology
studies the interaction of biology, behavior, and mental proc…
neuroscience
focuses on the brain and its role in psychological processes
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Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Chapter 3
neuraxis
anterior
posterior
rostral
imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of the…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
"toward the beak"... with respect to the central nervous system,…
neuraxis
imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of the…
anterior
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
Chapter 3: Biopsychology & Foundations of Neuroscience
Genes
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Sex Chromosomes
Segments of a chromosome that encode directions of physical a…
Psychology specialty that studies the interaction of biology,…
Interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its rol…
XY - Male... XX - Female
Genes
Segments of a chromosome that encode directions of physical a…
Biopsychology
Psychology specialty that studies the interaction of biology,…
Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Chapter 3
Meninges
Subarachnoid space
Cerebral spinal fluid
Choroid plexus
Dura mater, arachnoid membrane, and pia mater
Between the arachnoid and pia layers
Clear fluid that fills the subarachnoid space and the ventric…
Is located in the ventricles and produces and releases cerebr…
Meninges
Dura mater, arachnoid membrane, and pia mater
Subarachnoid space
Between the arachnoid and pia layers
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Psychology AP* Edition: Chapter 3 Biopsychology and Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Which process is involved in natural s…
Which is a characteristic that might b…
Which statement expresses the correct…
In purely evolutionary terms, which wo…
all are correct
your height and eye color
genes are made of DNA
the number of children you have
Which process is involved in natural s…
all are correct
Which is a characteristic that might b…
your height and eye color
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
nature vs nurture
genotype
the gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
the driving force being evolution, by which the environment "…
the biological basis of psychology vs the role of learning
an organism's genetic makeup
evolution
the gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
natural selection
the driving force being evolution, by which the environment "…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new inter-disciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new inter-disciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Genotype
Phenotype
Neuron aka nerve cell
nerves
an organism's genetic make up. It is what makes you different…
An organism's observable physical characteristics
Cell specialized to receive and transmit information to other…
bundles of many neurons
Genotype
an organism's genetic make up. It is what makes you different…
Phenotype
An organism's observable physical characteristics
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Chapter 3 - Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Electroencephalograph
CT Scanning
PET Scanning
MRI
A device for recording brain waves
A computerized imaging technique that uses X rays passed thro…
An imaging technique that relies on the detection of radioact…
An imaging technique that relies on cells responses in a high…
Electroencephalograph
A device for recording brain waves
CT Scanning
A computerized imaging technique that uses X rays passed thro…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
67 terms
Chapter 3 : Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology p.63
Neuroscience p.63
Evolution p.64
Natural selection p.65
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology p.63
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience p.63
A relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
biopsychology
neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
A relatively new inter-disciplinary field that focuses on the…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
neuroscience
A relatively new inter-disciplinary field that focuses on the…
61 terms
Chapter 3 Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its rol…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
The driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
Interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its rol…
68 terms
Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
biopsychology
neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
the specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
a relatively new interdisciplinary field that focusses on the…
the gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
the driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
biopsychology
the specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
neuroscience
a relatively new interdisciplinary field that focusses on the…
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Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
endocrine system
hormones
neuroanatamy
glial cells
refers to a set of glands that produce chemical messages
chemical messages produced by the endocrine system
refers to the study of the parts and functions of neurons
cells in nervous system that provide various support for neur…
endocrine system
refers to a set of glands that produce chemical messages
hormones
chemical messages produced by the endocrine system
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Chapter 3 Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural Selection
the specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
a relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
the gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
the driving force behind evolution, by which the environment…
Biopsychology
the specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
a relatively new interdisciplinary field that focuses on the…
chapter 3&4 Foundations of Neuroscience
rosteral
anterior
caudal
posterior
"Toward the beak"; with respect to the central nervous system…
Located near or toward the head in central nervous system
"Toward the tail"; with respect to the central nervous system…
Located near or toward the tail in central nervous system
rosteral
"Toward the beak"; with respect to the central nervous system…
anterior
Located near or toward the head in central nervous system
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Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Chapter 3
neuraxis
anterior
posterior
rostral
an imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of t…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
"toward the beak"; with respect to the central nervous system…
neuraxis
an imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of t…
anterior
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
108 terms
Foundations of Behavioral Neuroscience Chapter 3
neuraxis
anterior
posterior
rostral
an imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of t…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
"toward the beak"; with respect to the central nervous system…
neuraxis
an imaginary line drawn through the center of the length of t…
anterior
with respect to the central nervous system, located near or t…
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AP Psych: Chapter 3 - Biopsychology, Foundations of Neuroscience
Biopsychology
Neuroscience
Evolution
Natural selection
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
New interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its…
The gradual process of biological change that occurs in a spe…
Based on Charles Darwin's theory, it is the driving force beh…
Biopsychology
The specialty in psychology that studies the interaction of b…
Neuroscience
New interdisciplinary field that focuses on the brain and its…
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Psychology Chapter 3: Neuroscience and Behavior
neurons
cell body
dendrites
axon
Cells in the nervous system that communicate with one another…
The part of a neuron that coordinates info-processing tasks a…
The part of the neuron that receives info from other neurons…
The part of a neuron that transmits information to other neur…
neurons
Cells in the nervous system that communicate with one another…
cell body
The part of a neuron that coordinates info-processing tasks a…
Chapter 3: Biopsychology and the Foundations of Neuroscience
evolution
natural selection
genotype
phenotype
process by which succeeding generations of organisms change a…
a mechanism for evolution, in which those individuals best ad…
an organism's genetic makeup; is different from everybody els…
an organism's observable physical characteristics; not comple…
evolution
process by which succeeding generations of organisms change a…
natural selection
a mechanism for evolution, in which those individuals best ad…
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