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Psych 2

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Psych 2

  
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1.  Researchers agree that almost everyone experiences a single "stream of consciousness". 
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2.  Eventually, everyone must sleep due to our _____________________.
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3.  After taking medication for his back, Todd's thoughts become fuzzy and disorganized. Todd is in a state of ___________________.
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4.  Which statement does NOT describe the circadian rhythm? 
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5.  REM sleep ___________________.
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6.  Nearly ___ percent of an infant's sleep is REM, compared to about ___ percent for a normal, healthy adult.
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7.  A rare disorder in which the mechanism that blocks the movement of the voluntary muscles fails, allowing the person to thrash around and even get up and act out nightmares is ______________________.
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8.  Jonathan is often a victim of bad dreams, or ____________.
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9.  Which statement about sleep apnea is TRUE?
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10.  David often experiences "sleep seizures" during the day. He probably suffers from ___________________.
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11.  In order for people to be able to tell you how many televisions they have in their house, they would probably use ________________________.
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12.  Natural concepts are "fuzzy" concepts that are developed through experiences in the real world. 
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13.  A person's schema for a library would most likely include _______________________. 
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14.  Algorithms ___________________________________________.
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15.  The chess program Deep Blue, which thinks like a human, is an example of ______________________________. 
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16.  Erik dropped a note under is car seat and couldn't find it. He looked all through the glove compartment for a flashlight so that he could get a better look under his seat. He later realized he could have just held his cell phone under the seat to help illuminate the area. This is an example of ______________________________. 
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17.  Convergent thinking is the best way to measure or capture one's level of creativity.
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18.  A group of teachers in an elementary school have strong beliefs about their method of teaching children how to read. They search for evidence and studies that support their beliefs, and ignore studies that prove the success of other methods. This is an example of __________________________________.
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19.  Brainstorming, keeping a journal, and concept mapping are all __________________________.
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20.  According to Noam Chomsky, human have an innate ability to understand and produce language through __________________
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21.  Michael painted the picture and the picture was painted by Michael have the same semantic meaning but different ___________________________.
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22.  In some languages, changing the intonation of a word can change its entire meaning.
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23.  Language has no influence over problem solving, cognition, or memory.
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24.  Kanzi, the chimp, _________________________.
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25.  Cognitive reserve is ________________________________.
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26.  A psychologist observes a group of nine-year-olds and a group of thirteen-year-olds during recess at school in order to assess changes in play group preference of boys and girls between these two ages. This researcher's study uses a _____________ design.
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27.  The view of most psychologists regarding the relationship between heredity and environmental factors in determining development is that all we are and all we become is the result of _________________________.
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28.  Most psychologists agree that ____________ refers to a gene that actively controls the expression of a trait.
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29.  The moment at which a female becomes pregnant is called ________________.
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30.  Women who take fertility drugs to assist in becoming pregnant have increased chances of giving birth to ___________________. 
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31.  Conjoined twins Abby and Brittany Hensel cannot be separated because they share a _________________________.
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32.  The ultrasound report tells Shaniqua and Charles that their developing infant is about 1 inch long, has eyes, a nose, lips, little arms and legs, and a beating heart. Given this information, the current period of prenatal development is the __________________ period.
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33.  Immediately after birth, ______________________________________________. 
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34.  At birth, infants show a preference for _____________ tastes.
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35.  Piaget suggested that children become able to deal effectively with abstract concepts during the _____________________ stage. 
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36.  Which of the following is an example of Vygotsky's concept of scaffolding? 
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37.  A child who says "Juice!" to mean, "I want some juice!" is using ________________________.
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38.  With respect to their babies' needs, ____________________ mothers are unresponsive, insensitive, and coldly rejecting.
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39.  Puberty begins ___________________________________. 
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40.  When adolescents move into Piaget's final stage of formal operations, what becomes possible?
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41.  A child who criticizes his parent for speeding because speeding is against the law is demonstrating _______________ morality. 
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42.  The search for _____________ is the central theme in adolescent social and personality development.
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43.  Most parent/teen conflicts ______________________________________________.
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44.  Near the end of the __________, oil glands in the neck and around the eyes begin to malfunction, contributing to wrinkles in those areas.
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45.  The cessation of ovulation and the menstrual cycle is called _______________________. 
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46.  Children raised with an authoritarian style of parenting are often _______________________.
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47.  The generativity versus stagnation developmental crisis occurs during the _______________ stage.
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48.  Infants seem to understand far more language than they can produce. This phenomenon is known as _____________________________.
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49.  _________ is the final completion of the ego.
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50.  The MMR vaccine ______________________________________________.
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