INDIV notes 10-24-06 - October 24, 2006 Quiz questions 1....

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October 24, 2006 Quiz questions 1. Which stage are big slow delta waves? a. Stage 4 i. Relaxed- alpha waves 1. snoring and stop breathing a. sleep apnea ii. Stage 2 – spiky waves iii. Stage 4 - Big and slow 2. REM referred to as paradoxical sleep because the body’s muscles remain relaxed while brain and eyes are active. 3. REM rebound is most likely to occur when _______. a. Deprived or REM (dreaming) not allowed to dream. Developmental Psychology: The study of cognitive physical and social change throughout the life cycle Role of experience in development o Infants are born with about as many neurons as they are ever going to have…however the neural networking compared to adult networks are very simple. Connections emerge through interaction of maturation and experience Roles of experience o Rats were raised in enriched vs. impoverished environments Toys and friends vs. nothing o Rats placed in enriched environment developed larger cerebral cortex than rats placed in impoverished environments
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INDIV notes 10-24-06 - October 24, 2006 Quiz questions 1....

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