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Question 5 of 205.0/ 5.0 PointsThe __________ is responsible for survival-oriented functions such as breathing, cardiac function, and basic arousal.A. brainstemB. limbic systemC. somatic nervous systemD. heartQuestion 6 of 200.0/ 5.0 PointsWhat is the main reason why many people do not believe that psychology is a science?
Question 7 of 205.0/ 5.0 PointsLizette is having a conversation with her sister Drew, who happens to be a psychology researcher. “You know, I really don’t understand how you can claim that psychology is a science,” Lizette says. “You just ask questions and guess as to what the right answer is!” Drew smiles at Lizette and says, “Well, I don’t think that you understand much aboutpsychology, sis! We believe in empiricism, which means that __________.”
Question 8 of 205.0/ 5.0 PointsA good friend of yours tells you that he has a new job at a bakery. “Oh man, you are so lucky,” you tell him. “You get to smell that fresh bread and the donuts all day long. I’d LOVE to work there.” Your buddy shakes his head and says, “You know, that’s what I thought, but after I’m there for a few minutes I don’t even smell the baked goods that much anymore.” Because you’ve studied psychology, you know that his loss of responsiveness to the great scents is explained by sensory __________.