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Adult Development and Aging

Psychology

Quiz 2 :

Neuroscience As a Basis for Adult Development and Aging

Quiz 2 :

Neuroscience As a Basis for Adult Development and Aging

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Processing speed _____ rapidly as people age.
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B

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There is evidence on the degree to which social interventions,biological interventions,and _____ interventions influence positive change and negative change,as we grow older.
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C

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Well-practiced tasks,vocabulary,and wisdom can be _____ into old age.
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B

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The best conclusion to draw from Neuroscience approach is
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Researchers in neuroscience analyze both structural changes in brain volume and density and _____ changes of brain areas.
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From the perspective of neuroscience and aging,researchers acknowledge that cognitive,social and _____ change in older adulthood is influenced at multiple levels.
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Magnetic resonance imaging scanner is radio waves to produce _____ of the brain.
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Which approach attempts to link measures of cognitive performance to measures of brain structure or functioning?
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Research methods that focus on the age-related changes of the brain can help explain why certain _____ functioning are preserved.
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The neuroscience approach offers a new level of analysis to understanding _____ and _____ functioning.
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Which approach attempts to directly link functional brain activity with cognitive behavioral data?
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A major thrust of adult development and aging research has been on cognitive aging based on _____ data.
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Which of the following is not associated with neuroscience?
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fMRI focuses on the _____ of the brain.
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_____ changes allow older adults to adapt to the inevitable decline of specific areas of the brain.
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A Neuroscientific approach to the study of aging has
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Neuroscience approaches can explain how the brain influences performance,and investigating in the maturing brains of _____ and _____.
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Neuroscience research demonstrates that areas of the brain related to visual processing _____ with age.
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_____ approach compares the brain functioning of healthy older adults with adults displaying various pathological disorders in the brain.
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MRI focuses on the _____ of the brain.
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