PSY 1012 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Circadian Rhythm, Sleep Disorder, Sleep Deprivation

36 views13 pages
27 Apr 2016
School
Department
Course
Professor
Chapter 6 Study Guide
1. Consciousness involves all of the following except:
a. Awarness of external events, Awarness of internal sensations, Awareness of one’s own
thoughts, All the above
2. The BEST definition for “States of Consciousness” is:
a. What you are currently aware of
3. Metacognition refers to:
a. Thinking about thinking
4. Stream of consciousness involves all of the following expect:
a. Small thought can become big issues
5. Which of the following statements is true?
a. It is not clear where consciousness exists
6. Consciousness has two parts called:
a. Awarness & Arousal
7. Consciousness can be assessed at different:
a. Levels
8. The highest levels of consciousness involves:
a. Uncontrolled processes
9. To what does controlled processes refer?
a. High level of awareness
10. Doing a math problem is related to:
a. Higher-level consciousness
11. An expert typing on a keyboard is related to:
a. Lower-level consciousness
12. Feeling like time is moving slowly when you are drunk.
a. Altered state of consciousness
13. Sleeping and dreaming are related to:
a. Subconscious
14. Being anesthetized is related to:
a. No awareness
find more resources at oneclass.com
find more resources at oneclass.com
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 13 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in
15. Which of the following events requires controlled processing during which a person has
to focus their attention on a task?
a. Doing a math problem
16. Which of the following events requires a minimum level of attention to perform the task?
a. Punching a number on a cell phone
17. Which of the following events relates to your physical experiences after drinking too
much coffee?
a. Altered state of consciousness
18. Which of the following events can occur when someone is sleeping?
a. Subconscious awareness
19. Which of the following events comes from the idea that you have thoughts in your head
but that you are not aware of their existence?
a. Unconscious thoughts
20. The concept of Theory of Mind refers to:
a. The capacity to predict others thoughts
21. What is the false-belief task? It is a test to determine whether
a. A child understands that the characters in a story may not know what they know
22. Which of the following disorders is closely associated with diagnosed patients failing the
false-belief task?
a. Autism
23. About how much of your life spent sleeping?
a. 33%
24. Periodic physiological fluctuations in the body are called:
a. Biological rhythms
25. Periodic physiological fluctuations that occur over a 24-hour period are called:
a. Circadian rhythms
26. Which of the following is NOT a typical biological rhythm period?
a. 12-hours
27. Which of the following brain structures is linked to the amount of light and dark to which
the retina is exposed?
a. Suprachiasmatic nucleus
find more resources at oneclass.com
find more resources at oneclass.com
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 13 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in
28. Compared to sighted people, the blind are more likely to have sleeping disorders due to
their insensitivity to light upon their retina.
a. True
29. Which of the following is NOT one of the common ways in which the biological clock can
be desynchronized?
a. Eating too much before going to bed
30. What is the more general way to understand jet lag?
a. A desynchronized biological clock
31. Which of the following ways will help you reset your biological clock during a bout with jet
lag?
a. Stay outside in the sunshine as much as possible, especially in the morning time
32. The amount of sleep a species requires is positively correlated with how intelligent that
creature is compared to other species.
a. False
33. Which of the following reasons is most likely related to why we sleep?
a. Our bodies need a restoration period to recover from use
34. Prey animals are more likely out in the daytime
a. Keeping quiet in the dark protects you from nocturnal hunters
35. Which of the following is NOT helped by sleep?
a. The integration of old behavioral patterns
36. Sleep helps establish the consolidation, storage and maintenance of long-term
memories.
a. True
37. Which animal sleeps the most?
a. Bat
38. Randy Gardner, a 17-year old high school student, set the record for staying awake.
About how long was he awake?
a. 264 hours
39. During which period of the daily cycle is it hardest for most people to stay awake?
a. 3 a.m. to 6 a.m.
40. There are some, albeit not many, positive cognitive effects of sleep deprivation.
a. False
find more resources at oneclass.com
find more resources at oneclass.com
Unlock document

This preview shows pages 1-3 of the document.
Unlock all 13 pages and 3 million more documents.

Already have an account? Log in

Get OneClass Notes+

Unlimited access to class notes and textbook notes.

YearlyBest Value
75% OFF
$8 USD/m
Monthly
$30 USD/m
You will be charged $96 USD upfront and auto renewed at the end of each cycle. You may cancel anytime under Payment Settings. For more information, see our Terms and Privacy.
Payments are encrypted using 256-bit SSL. Powered by Stripe.