Essentials of Psychology

Psychology

Quiz 5 :

Consciousness

Quiz 5 :

Consciousness

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When you go back home from school,sometimes you tend to sit back and think about all that happened at school.Probably you said 'Hi' to somebody you saw after a long time and just forgot about it.How would you describe this level of consciousness?
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Nick is driving in his car,listening to the music playing,thinking about the cars around him,remembering what he needs to buy at the grocery store,and thinking about his car payment.His ability to do this is referred to as ____.
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Which of the following concepts is similar to a "biological clock"?
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What are the essential characteristics of consciousness?
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What is the term used to describe a nonwaking state of consciousness characterized by minimal physical movement and minimal responsiveness to one's surroundings?
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Which of the following best describes the term consciousness?
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Mental events that you are presently aware of are said to exist at the ____.
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The hormone melatonin is produced by the ____ gland.
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What are internally generated behavioral and physiological changes that occur on a daily basis?
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Daydreaming is sometimes useful because ____.
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The ability to focus awareness on a single stimulus to the exclusion of all others is known as ____.
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On a daily basis everybody daydreams,but the frequency and intensity of daydreaming ____.
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Gina is part of a research group studying selective attention.She wears earphones and different messages are given to each of her ears simultaneously,but she is instructed to listen to only one of the messages.She is asked to repeat this message out loud.This process is known as ____.
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By mentally manipulating events and reflecting on possible behavioral choices before acting,our ancestors were able to greatly reduce the sort of aimless and impulsive behavior that is likely to cause death,and thus,their reproductive success increased.Psychologists from which of the following psychological perspectives would most likely make this observation?
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Unacceptable thoughts and urges that occur in dreams may be kept at the ____ level.
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Fantasy-prone personalities are those who ____.
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William James' notion of a continuous,altering flow of thoughts,feelings,and sensations is referred to as ____.
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Children who have attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)____.
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A relatively passive state of waking consciousness that involves turning attention away from external stimuli to internal thoughts and imaginary situations is referred to as ____.
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Diurnal mammals are ____,while nocturnal mammals are ____.
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