Psychology in Your Life Study Set 3

Psychology

Quiz 2 :

The Role of Biology in Psychology

Quiz 2 :

The Role of Biology in Psychology

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When inactive,the electrical charge inside a neuron is slightly more negative than the electrical charge outside the neuron.This difference in the electrical charge inside and outside the neuron is the
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The brain and the spinal cord make up the ________ nervous system.
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The central nervous system is made up of the
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When a neuron is stimulated enough,it
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In the nervous system,each neuron communicates with
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Your nervous system allows you to do all of the following EXCEPT
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The dendrites are the part of the ________,where signals from neighboring neurons are received.
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Graham went out for a walk on a cool,fall evening.He forgot to bring a sweater and started feeling cold.The ________ nervous system received the sensory information that the temperature outside was too cold.
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The part of the neuron that collects information from other neurons and integrates it is the
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The site where communication occurs between neurons through the release of chemicals is called the
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During the integration phase of neural communication,the presence of inhibitory signals will ________ firing an action potential.
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In reuptake,neurotransmitters are reabsorbed into the presynaptic neuron,which
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Chemical substances that carry messages from one neuron to the next are called
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The spinal cord is part of the ________ nervous system.
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The basic building blocks of the nervous system are the
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Which of the following best summarizes the main function(s) of your nervous system?
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During the reception phase of neural communication,the ________ will accept signals from presynaptic neurons.
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The human body's nervous system is built from billions of nerve cells,which are called
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After an action potential is fired,the neuron returns to its resting state with the help of
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In the nervous system,the cells that receive,integrate,and transmit information are the
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