Clicker Questions- Final

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Clicker Questions- BIO Final 1. Which of the following emphasizes lab experiments, focuses on experience (especially learning), and has as a major goal understanding processes controlling human behavior? - (a) Evolutionary psychology (b) Sociobiology (c) Behavioral ecology (d) Psychology (e) Ethology 2. Which of the following would you expect to be true of a specialized carnivorous mammal that eats only rare, relatively large, aggressive long-horned cattle? - (a) High search costs, high risks, high pay-off per item - (b) Low search costs, low risks, low pay-off per item - (c) High search costs, low risks, low pay-off per item - (d) High search costs, high risks, low pay-off per item - (e) Low search costs, low risks, high pay-off per item 3. Which of the following observations might suggest that something in the way of a cognitive “mind” exists in a non-primate animal? - (a) Behavior present at birth with no previous experience - (b) Willingness to perform some task in response to a reward - (c) Appropriate response to an unexpected, complex problem - (d) The presence of imprinting - (e) Facial expressions vaguely reminiscent of those seen in humans 4. A specific external factor which elicits a specific behavior in an animal is called: - (a) Imprinting, as with Lorenz’ goslings - (b) Sign stimulus, such as with the red belly of a male stickleback fish - (c) Fixed Action Pattern, as with the egg rolling behavior of geese
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This note was uploaded on 04/04/2009 for the course BIO G 109 taught by Professor Winkler,d. during the Fall '06 term at Cornell.

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