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when you see someone you have a crush on and your heart pounds, your hands get sweaty
autonomic nervous system
one purpose of the …. is to speed up the neural message traveling down the axon
myelin
… is the mental process of making sense of sensory info
perception
the function of the neuron’s axon is to
carry messages to other cells
when you first put your hat on, you can feel it quite easily. but after while you forget that
habituation
a researcher is investigating the effects of exercise on weight. what are the independent and dependent
the dependent variable is weight; the independent
the structuralists were important in the history of psychology because they
examined consciousness and the structure of mental processes
in 1879, in Leipzig, Germany, the first
Wilhelm Wundt
the term neurotransmitter refers to
a chemical found in the synaptic vesicles that is released into the synapse
what did Sigmund Freud consider as the key to understand the nervous disorders he observed
the unconscious mind
your teacher asks you to describe the sequence of parts of a neuron that
dendrites, soma, axon, synaptic knob
the thick band of neurons that connects the right and left cerebral hemispheres is called the
corpus callosum
… is system used for reducing bias and error in the measurement of data
the scientific method
receptor cells in the retina responsible for color vision and fine acuity are
cones
a teacher tells the school psychologist that Kate is late
describing behavior
when light waves enter the eye, they first pass through the
cornea
the division of the nervous system that allows the brain and the spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
Dr.littman-smith is conducting research in Kenya into
naturalistic observation
the branchlike strictures that receive message from other neurons are called
dendrites
which of the following is correct concerning random assignment
in random assignment each participant has an equal chance for each condition