Psy 240 Appendix E

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Axia College Material Appendix E Hemispheres of the Brain Our brain is divided into two main hemispheres, the left and the right. Each hemisphere is dominant in certain functions. Click either the left or the right hemisphere of the brain below and fill in the hemisphere’s appropriate functions. LEFT HEMISPHERE RIGHT HEMISPHERE PSY 240 The left brain hemisphere processes information from parts to the whole, taking pieces of data in an orderly arrangement before drawing conclusions. It's the side of the brain that functions in rational thinking, rather than intuition. This left side of the brain works with definite and established information, solving problems logically and sequentially. Left-brain people examine parts and analyze differences. Leading planned and structured existences, they do better at multiple-choice tests than essays. Rational Responds to verbal instructions Problem solves by logically and sequentially looking at the parts of things Looks at differences
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This note was uploaded on 04/26/2011 for the course PSY 240 taught by Professor Colina during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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