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Part 1 of 1 - 90.0/ 100.0 Points Question 1 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What is the optic chiasm? B. the point near the base of the brain where some of the fibers from the optic nerve cross over to the opposite side of the brain Question 2 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points A neuron’s axon can “talk to” one of three different targets. Which of the following is one of those possible targets? A. glands Question 3 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What happens to an action potential when it comes to one of the nodes of Ranvier? A. The action potential jumps from node to node, which is how it moves down the axon with great speed. Question 4 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Which of the following is found in the definition of the term psychology?
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A. scientific study Question 5 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points The __________ is responsible for survival-oriented functions such as breathing, cardiac function, and basic arousal. A. brainstem Question 6 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points What did John Locke mean when he stated that the human mind is a tabula rasa? C. Human beings are born with no innate knowledge. Question 7 of 20 5.0/ 5.0 Points Luther is a graduate student in clinical psychology, and his thesis research centers on uncovering the precursors of generalized anxiety disorder in college undergraduates. The main question he is asking is, “Why do college undergraduate students seem more susceptible to the symptoms of generalized anxiety disorder than non-students of the same age?” Which goal of psychology is Luther’s research exploring?
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