What Do You Know About Cognition And Cognitive Behavior? Trivia Facts Quiz

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What Do You Know About Cognition And Cognitive Behavior? Trivia Facts Quiz

What Do You Know About Cognition And Cognitive Behavior? Cognition is the gathering of information so as to form a judgment from it whereas cognitive behavior therapy is a way in which people’s patterns of thinking are changed. Take up this quiz, and get to see just how much you know about this type of thinking. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    __________________ is complex set of mental processes by which individuals acquire, store, retrieve, and use information.
  • 2. 
    Select the examples of external stimuli 
    • A. 

      Touch

    • B. 

      Taste

    • C. 

      Vision

    • D. 

      Hormones 

  • 3. 
    The body's sense of its position. ___________ sensations contribute to motor function and spatial awareness.
  • 4. 
    What are the three key components of human cognition?
    • A. 

      Perception

    • B. 

      Attention

    • C. 

      Memory

    • D. 

      Learning

  • 5. 
    What are the basic elements of orientation?
    • A. 

      To person

    • B. 

      To place

    • C. 

      To time

    • D. 

      To situation

  • 6. 
    What structures are involved in arousal and attention?
    • A. 

      Reticular activating system

    • B. 

      Thalamus

    • C. 

      Frontal cortex

    • D. 

      Temporal lobe

  • 7. 
    What two neurotransmitters play a major role in attention?
    • A. 

      Dopamine 

    • B. 

      Epinephrine 

    • C. 

      Estrogen

    • D. 

      FSH

  • 8. 
    Short term memory is transferred to long term memory by
    • A. 

      Repetition

    • B. 

      Rehearsal

    • C. 

      Sleeping

    • D. 

      Short term memory can not be transferred to long term memory 

  • 9. 
    ______________ capacity to manipulate information stored in short-term memory, such as sequencing of directions.
  • 10. 
    The ability to perform daily in clinical tasks sometimes without the knowledge of the steps is called 
    • A. 

      Procedural memories

    • B. 

      Declarative memories

    • C. 

      Semantic memory

    • D. 

      Episodic memory

  • 11. 
    Social cognition is the ability to process and apply social information accurately, effectively
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    What is praxis?
    • A. 

      Ability to control movement in deliberate, smooth, coordinated fashion

    • B. 

      Ability to receive, interpret, express communication is essential part of cognitive function

    • C. 

      Coordination of other attributes of normal cognition

    • D. 

      Increased difficulty thinking clearly, making judgments, focusing attention

  • 13. 
    What are the complex tasks of motor coordination?
    • A. 

      Planning

    • B. 

      Execution 

    • C. 

      Organization

    • D. 

      Moving

  • 14. 
    Which of the following can be signs of executive functioning issues?
    • A. 

      Frequently forgetting what you wanted to say

    • B. 

      ​​​​​difficulty getting even the most routine tasks done on time

    • C. 

      ​​​​​frequently getting upset and angry when even minor things don’t go as planned

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 15. 
    _________________ mental capacity in relation to learning, reasoning, problem-solving. Generally measured through psychometric tests.
  • 16. 
    The Limbic system, reticular activating system, and cerebellum play a role in 
    • A. 

      Arousal

    • B. 

      Motivation

    • C. 

      Regulation of emotions

    • D. 

      Balance

  • 17. 
    What are some things that contribute to cognitive alterations that may have a role in triggering other mental health issues.  Probably reason post-partum depression occurs and depression in women during the 20 – 40 years.
    • A. 

      Fatigue

    • B. 

      Sleep deprivation

    • C. 

      Exercise 

    • D. 

      Junk food 

  • 18. 
    A patient having withdrawal symptoms from alcohol describes hearing voices in the wall. this patient is most likely having what kind of hallucination 
    • A. 

      Auditory

    • B. 

      Visual

    • C. 

      Tactile

    • D. 

      Sensation 

  • 19. 
    Long-term attention difficulties may be caused by stress, anxiety, illness
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 20. 
    A patient having trouble with short-term memory has an inappropriate or unsafe response or action, for example, saying “I should not have said that.”  the patient is most likely suffering with?
    • A. 

      Inability to control output

    • B. 

      Deficits is mental energy

    • C. 

      Deficits in ability to focus

    • D. 

      Amnesia

  • 21. 
    Alterations in Memory from head injuries are always permanent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 22. 
    A 15-year-old football player got in a car accident on the way to a game and suffered a severe head injury. When he awoke from the coma he stated to the doctor that he was tackled to the grown when he was about to make a touchdown. This alteration in memory is called
    • A. 

      Confabulation

    • B. 

      Amnesia

    • C. 

      Agnosia

    • D. 

      Aphasia

  • 23. 
    A patient has noted lacking the motivation to do ADLs. Another word for this is?
    • A. 

      Avolition

    • B. 

      Dystonia

    • C. 

      Akathisia

    • D. 

      Rigidity

  • 24. 
    ____________ difficulty with acquisition of motor learning, coordination through the process of growth and development.
  • 25. 
    Cognitive alterations may be early sign of
    • A. 

      Decreased oxygenation

    • B. 

      Alteration in another biophysical process

    • C. 

      Decreased Perfusion 

    • D. 

      High iq

  • 26. 
    When your patient is diagnosed with a cognitive disorder your goal as a nurse is to ___________ for your patient.