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Exam1_Practice+Questions - Name: _ Date: _ 1. Which of the...

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Page 1 Name: __________________________ Date: _____________ 1. Which of the following techniques allows an experimenter to determine cause and effect? A) using PET scans to measure brain activity in an awake participant B) using an assay to measure the amount of hormone in the blood C) using a questionnaire to record different aspects of behavior D) using a probe to recording responses of a neuron after adding a neurotransmitter 2. A study seeking to obtain a proximate explanation for aggressive behavior would measure A) reproductive success of more aggressive individuals B) patterns of brain activity in more aggressive individuals C) phylogenetic relationships between aggressive and non-aggressive species D) life-span of more aggressive individuals 3. A neuron that receives an excitatory postsynaptic potential (EPSP) will become A) refractory B) depolarized C) hyperpolarized D) apoptotic 4. In the central nervous system, which type of cell improves the speed of neuronal transmission? A)
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