-only Meg14. By comparing reaction times across different tasks, Donders was able to conclude howlong the mind needs to perform a certain cognitive task. Donders interpreted thedifference in reaction time between the simple and choice conditions of his experiment asindicating how long it took to-make a decision about the stimulus15. Who founded the first laboratory of scientific psychology at the University of Leipzig inGermany?-Wilhelm Wundt16. An animal might learn how to navigate a maze through the use of ___.-cognitive map17. Which of the following is NOT true of positron emission tomography (PET)?-It replaced functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) because it was lessexpensive.18. John Watson believed that psychology should focus on the study of-observable behavior19. Which of the following terms best reflects the concept of cognition?-ideas20. The branch of psychology concerned with the scientific study of the mind is called-cognitive psychology.21. A synapse is-the gap that separates two different neurons
22. Action potentials occur in the-axon23. Brain imaging has made it possible to-determine which areas of the brain are involved in different cognitive processes24. If kittens are raised in an environment that contains only verticals, you would predict thatmost of the neurons in their visual cortex would respond best to the visual presentation ofa-picket fence25. If the intensity of a stimulus that is presented to a touch receptor is increased, this tends toincrease the __________ in the receptor's axon.-rate of nerve firing26. In the mid-20th century, the study of the mind began using which technique or modelinspired by digital computers?-Information processing model27. Josiah is trying to speak to his wife, but his speech is very slow and labored, often withjumbled sentence structure. Josiah may have damage to which area of the brain?-Broca's area28. Paul Broca's and Carl Wernicke's research provided early evidence for-localization of function.29. The fusiform face area (FFA) in the brain is often damaged in patients with-Prosopagnosia.