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279.When a mild-mannered woman had an electrode implanted in her amygdala, sheA)developed more aggressive tendencies.B)acted just as she had before the implantation.C)became even milder, unable even to say “no” to anyone's request for help.D)lost her ability to remember events that had recently occurred.280.Which area(s) of the brain do researchers believe may be responsible for violent behavior as a result of being damaged, immature, or disconnected?Page 50
C)hippocampusD)hypothalamus281.Testosterone levels are ________ correlated with aggression and ________ correlated with tolerance for frustration.A)positively; positivelyB)negatively; negativelyC)positively; negativelyD)negatively; positively282.Aggressive behavior is most likely to be ________ by injections of testosterone and ________ by consumption of alcohol.A)increased; decreasedB)decreased; increasedC)increased; increasedD)decreased; decreased283.Which of the following individuals is more likely to respond aggressively to a situation?A)Dale, whose brother has a history of picking fightsB)70-year-old John, who exhibited violent behavior when he was youngerC)Marcus, who has a history of heavy drinking and high levels of testosteroneD)Samantha, who plays nonviolent video games284.A passenger in a crowded subway train accidentally stepped on Arnold's foot. Research suggests that Arnold would be most likely to respond aggressively to this incident if he has aA)lower-than-average level of adrenaline.B)higher-than-average level of serotonin.C)higher-than-average level of oxytocin.D)higher-than-average level of testosterone.285.Jason was fouled by an unfamiliar opponent during a basketball game at a neighborhoodpark. His consumption of alcohol prior to the game is most likely to lead him to interpret the foul asA)funny.B)his own fault.C)unintended.D)a provocation.286.David has issues with delinquency, hard drug use, and aggressive-bullying responses to Page 51
frustration. If tested, David's level of ________ is likely to be higher than average but will decline with old age.A)unconscious patronizationB)testosteroneC)stereotypingD)serotonin287.Which of the following is LEAST likely to be a factor in producing aggressive behaviors?A)povertyB)extremely hot air temperaturesC)alcohol consumptionD)attending a football game in the winter