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Auditory Processing: Biological Basis of Behavior
amplitude... frequency... complexity
Y experience does not map F variables…
a cone for collecting sound... parts that…
outer ear... (pinna, auditory canal, tymp…
loudness... pitch... timbre
Not 1:1... Different functions for different ƒrequencies. (solid…
outer ear... middle ear... inner ear
Gathers information... from the environment
amplitude... frequency... complexity
loudness... pitch... timbre
Y experience does not map F variables…
Not 1:1... Different functions for different ƒrequencies. (solid…
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Biological Bases of Behaviors: Neural Processing
Neuron
Sensory Neuron
Motor Neuron
Interneurons
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information form the brain and sp…
Neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Sensory Neuron
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
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Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
phrenology
biological psychologists
neurons
sensory neurons
theory claiming bumps on the skill could reveal our mental ab…
link biology and behavior
building blocks of neural information system ... Nerve cells
carry messages from tissues and sensory organs to brain and s…
phrenology
theory claiming bumps on the skill could reveal our mental ab…
biological psychologists
link biology and behavior
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Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing/Endocrine System
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological Psychology
Branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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53.1: Dynamic biological processes influence population density, dispersion, and demographics
Population Ecology
Population
Density
Dispersion
The study of populations in relation to environment
A group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
The number of individuals per unit area or volume
The pattern of spacing among individuals within the boundarie…
Population Ecology
The study of populations in relation to environment
Population
A group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
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Unit 3A:( Neural processing and the endocrine system) Biological bases of behavior
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
Nueron
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Sensory Neurons
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Motor Neurons
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
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Unit 03A: Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit 3A Biological Bases of Behavior-Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychologists
neuron
sensory neuron
motor neuron
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
A nerve cell.
Nerve cell that carries messages from tissues and sensory org…
Nerve cell that sends instructions from the brain back to tis…
biological psychologists
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
neuron
A nerve cell.
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Chapter 3A: Biological Bases of Behavior- Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System (Unit 3A)
Biological psychology
Neuron
Sensory neurons
Motor neurons
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Biological Bases of Behavior: 3A-Neutral Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological
Neurons
Sensory Neuron
Motor Neuron
A branch of psychology that focuses on the links between *bio…
A nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and…
Biological
A branch of psychology that focuses on the links between *bio…
Neurons
A nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
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unit 3 biological bases of behavior: 3A neural processing and the endocrine system
biological psychology
biological psychologist
neurons
sensory neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
continue to expand our understanding of sleep and dreams, dep…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
biological psychologist
continue to expand our understanding of sleep and dreams, dep…
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unit 3 Biological Bases of Behavior 3A Neural processing and the Endocrine system
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory nerons
Motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Biological Psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Biological Bases of Behavior 3A- Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychologists
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming info from the sensory receptors t…
neurons that carry outgoing info from the brain and spinal co…
biological psychologists
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Unit 3- Biological Bases of Behavior: 3A- Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a neuron cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the sensory rece…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a neuron cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Psych Unit 3: Biological Bases of Behavior (Neutral process & Endocrine System)
Phrenology
Biological psychologists
Neuron
sensory neurons
Discovered by german physician Franz Gull. Bumps on the head…
study the links between biology and behavior. Includes study…
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry info form the sensory receptors to the brain and spinal…
Phrenology
Discovered by german physician Franz Gull. Bumps on the head…
Biological psychologists
study the links between biology and behavior. Includes study…
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Unit 3: Biological Bases of Behavior - Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit 3 - Biological Bases of Behavior ( 3A - Neural Processing and the Endocrine System)
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neuron
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Unit 3A Biological Bases of Behavior-Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychologists
neuron
sensory neuron
motor neuron
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
A nerve cell.
Nerve cell that carries messages from tissues and sensory org…
Nerve cell that sends instructions from the brain back to tis…
biological psychologists
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
neuron
A nerve cell.
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Chapter 3A Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory (Afferent) neurons
motor (Efferent) neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Chapter 3: Biological Bases of Behavior 3A - Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological psychology
Neuron
Sensory neuron
Motor neurons
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit 3A: Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological Psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit 3A - Biological Bases of Behavior (Neural Processing and the Endocrine System)
Phrenology
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
a popular but ill-fated theory that claimed bumps on the skul…
a branch of psych concerned with the links between biology an…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming info from the sensory receptors t…
Phrenology
a popular but ill-fated theory that claimed bumps on the skul…
Biological Psychology
a branch of psych concerned with the links between biology an…
27 terms
Unit 3A Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological Psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Unit 3A Biological Bases of Behavior-Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychologists
neuron
sensory neuron
motor neuron
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
A nerve cell.
Nerve cell that carries messages from tissues and sensory org…
Nerve cell that sends instructions from the brain back to tis…
biological psychologists
Psychologists that study the links between biological activit…
neuron
A nerve cell.
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Unit 3A Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
interneurons
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
neurons within the brain and spinal chord that communicate in…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
sensory neurons
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
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Biological Bases of Behavior: "Neural Processing and the Endocrine System" Unit 3A
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Biological Bases of Behavior 3A- Neural-Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
The study of links between psychological and biological proce…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
A neuron's bushy branching extensions that receive messages a…
The neuron extension that passes is messages through its bran…
Biological psychology
The study of links between psychological and biological proce…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Unit 03A: Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
27 terms
Unit 3: Biological Bases of Behavior: 3A--Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological psychology
Neuron
Sensory neurons
Motor neurons
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
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Concept 53.1: Dynamic Biological Processes Influence Population Density, Dispersion, and Demographics
population
density
dispersion
mark- recapture method
group of individuals of a single species linking in the same…
number of individuals per unit area or volume
pattern of spacing among individuals within boundaries of the…
use to estimate the size of wildlife population
population
group of individuals of a single species linking in the same…
density
number of individuals per unit area or volume
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Concept 53.1 Dynamic biological processes influence population density, dispersion, and demographics
Population Ecology
Population
Density
Dispersion
the study of populations in relation to environment, includin…
a group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
the number of individuals per unit area or volume
the pattern of spacing among individuals within the boundarie…
Population Ecology
the study of populations in relation to environment, includin…
Population
a group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
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Chapter 53.1: Dynamic Biological Processes influence population density, dispersion, and demographics
Population
Density
Dispersion
Mark-recapture method
A group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
The number of individuals per unit area or volume
The pattern of spacing among individuals within the boundarie…
estimate the size of wildlife population ... N= sn/x... (x) the num…
Population
A group of individuals of a single species living in the same…
Density
The number of individuals per unit area or volume
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Chapter 53.1 AP Bio: Dynamic Biological Processes Influence Population Density, Dispersion, and Demographics
density
dispersion
immigration
emigration
the number of individuals per unit are or volume
the pattern of spacing among individuals within the boundarie…
the influx of new individuals from other areas
the movement of individuals out of a population
density
the number of individuals per unit are or volume
dispersion
the pattern of spacing among individuals within the boundarie…
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PSYC2240 - Biological Basis of Behavior - Chapter 6: Vision - 6.2: How the Brain Processes Visual Information
horizontal cells
lateral geniculate nucleus
Where does the optic nerve start and w…
lateral inhibition
The horizontal cells make inhibitory contact onto bipolar cel…
Component of the thalamus that processes visual information f…
It starts with the ganglion cells in the retina. Most of its…
If one receptor gets excited, it inhibits it's neighbour. As…
horizontal cells
The horizontal cells make inhibitory contact onto bipolar cel…
lateral geniculate nucleus
Component of the thalamus that processes visual information f…
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PSYC2240 - Biological Basis of Behavior - Chapter 14: Cognitive Functions - 14.3: Conscious and Unconscious Processes and Attention
Why do nearly all scientists and philo…
What is meant by the "hard problem"?
In the experiment by Dehaene et al., h…
In this experiment, how did the brain'…
Dualism contradicts the law of the conservation... of matter and…
The hard problem is why minds exist at all in a... physical worl…
The conscious and unconscious stimuli were... physically the sam…
If a stimulus became conscious, it activated the same brain a…
Why do nearly all scientists and philo…
Dualism contradicts the law of the conservation... of matter and…
What is meant by the "hard problem"?
The hard problem is why minds exist at all in a... physical worl…
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AP Psychology Unit 3A - Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and Endocrine System
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychology
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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AP Psych - Unit 3 Biological Bases of Behavior 3A-Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Neuron
Sensory Neuron
Motor Neuron
Interneurons
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
carry incoming information from the sensory receptors to the…
carry outgoing information from the brain and spinal cord to…
neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
Sensory Neuron
carry incoming information from the sensory receptors to the…
AP PSYCH: Unit 3 - Biological Bases of Behavior: 3A - Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
phrenology
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neuron
Franz Gall believed bumps on skull could reveal mental abilit…
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
nerve cell; basic building block of nervous system
neuron that carries incoming info from sensory receptors to b…
phrenology
Franz Gall believed bumps on skull could reveal mental abilit…
biological psychology
branch of psychology concerned with the links between biology…
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Psych: Biological Bases of Behavior- Unit 3 (3A; Neural Processing and the Endocrine System)
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and th…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
27 terms
Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System-EQ 3.1-3.5 (Laura Nagg)
biological psychology (EQ1)
neuron (EQ3)
sensory neuron (EQ1)
motor neurons (EQ1)
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
a nerve cell:the basic building block of the nervous system (…
neurons that carry the incoming information from the sensory…
neurons that carry the outgoing information from the brain an…
biological psychology (EQ1)
a branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron (EQ3)
a nerve cell:the basic building block of the nervous system (…
27 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3A: Biological Bases of Behavior: Neural Processing and the Endocrine System
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
Biological Psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
26 terms
Psych: Biological Bases of Behavior- Unit 3 (3A; Neural Processing and the Endocrine System)
Neuron
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
Interneurons
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
Neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and th…
Neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Sensory Neurons
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
20 terms
PSYC2240 - Biological Basis of Behavior - Chapter 6: Vision - 6.3: Parallel Processing in the Visual Cortex
primary visual cortex
secondary visual cortex
ventral stream
dorsal stream
Area V1 - The region of the cerebral cortex that receives inf…
Area V2 - Area of the brain that processes information from t…
Through the temporal cortex is called the "what" pathway. Pat…
The flow of information from the primary visual cortex to the…
primary visual cortex
Area V1 - The region of the cerebral cortex that receives inf…
secondary visual cortex
Area V2 - Area of the brain that processes information from t…
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4 Biological Bases of Behavior [5] {Brain Hemisphere Organization and the Biology of Consciousness Pg 114 - 121 } [RV DUAL processing pg 121]
Do the right and left hemisphere serve…
What is the corpus callosum?
What is split brain? *WILL SHOW UP ON…
What is the myth about the the "two br…
•Our brain's look-alike left and right hemispheres serve diff…
the large band of neural fibers connecting the two brain hemi…
a condition resulting from surgery that isolates the brain's…
•There is no activity to which only one hemisphere makes a co…
Do the right and left hemisphere serve…
•Our brain's look-alike left and right hemispheres serve diff…
What is the corpus callosum?
the large band of neural fibers connecting the two brain hemi…
Biological Bases of Behavior
behavior genetics
environment
chromosomes
DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid)
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
every non-genetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the p…
threadlike structures made of DNA molecules that contain the…
a complex molecule containing the genetic information that ma…
behavior genetics
the study of the relative power and limits of genetic and env…
environment
every non-genetic influence, from prenatal nutrition to the p…
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CHAPTER 7: Biological Processes and Personality
Anabolic steroids
Antisocial personality
Avoidance or withdrawal system
Behavioral approach system (BAS)
Chemicals that mimic the body's... tendency to rebuild muscle ti…
A person who displays... impulsive action with little thought to…
The part of the... brain that regulates responses to punishment.
The part of the... brain that regulates pursuit of incentives.
Anabolic steroids
Chemicals that mimic the body's... tendency to rebuild muscle ti…
Antisocial personality
A person who displays... impulsive action with little thought to…
21 terms
Chapter 7: Biological Processes and Personality
Eysenck
Incentives
BAS (Behavioral Activation System)
Neurotransmitters
Argued that introverts are more cortically aroused than extro…
Things that people desire
The part of the brain that regulates pursuit of incentives
A chemical involved in sending messages along neural pathways
Eysenck
Argued that introverts are more cortically aroused than extro…
Incentives
Things that people desire
25 terms
Behavior and mental processes
Psychology
Behavior
Cognitive activities
Goals of psychology
the scientific study of mental processes and behavior
any action that others can observe/measure ex. heart rate and…
dreaming,perception,thoughts and memories
observe,describe,explain,predict, and control
Psychology
the scientific study of mental processes and behavior
Behavior
any action that others can observe/measure ex. heart rate and…
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Biological Psychology
Biological Psychology
Principles of Biological Psychology
Neurons: The Messengers
Neurons
-branch of psychology that studies how the body influences be…
-everything psychological is simultaneously biological... -the n…
-about 100 billion neurons (brain cells) in the human brain,…
-about 100 billion: Sensory neurons, motor neurons, inter-neu…
Biological Psychology
-branch of psychology that studies how the body influences be…
Principles of Biological Psychology
-everything psychological is simultaneously biological... -the n…
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