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Unformatted text preview: 1. The idea that all of our complex, biological machinery and psychological processes came about because they helped our ancestors survive and reproduce refers to the term: a. Functionalism 2. Which of the following is an errant assumption about evolution? d. all of the above 3. In a class demonstration, everyone, on average, underestimated how long it would take to unscramble letters to make English words (such as “TERNY”) after seeing a couple of similar items unscrambled (e.g., CILES = SLICE). What did this demonstration illustrate? e. Humans have a difficult time mentally simulating what it is like to not know something that they already know. 4. Which category of functions of the spinal cord is INCORRECT? a. The spinal cord organizes instinctive behavior patterns. 5. Which of the following statements about neurons in correct?...
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This note was uploaded on 04/09/2008 for the course PSYC 101 taught by Professor Nosek during the Fall '07 term at UVA.

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