Hysterectomy: surgical removal of the uterus.
D & C: scraping off the uterus wall.
Ovarian cancer: the cause is unknown.is very silent and hard to detect. Blood tests, pelvic exams, and
ultra sounds screen for this. False negatives are common.misleading t
Exam 2 Study Guide
November 3, 2016
Chapter 5 Object Perception
What do perceptual psychologists mean by viewpoint invariance?
How does structuralism believe we perceive objects?
What is the oblique effect?
What are volumetric features and how d
Information about neocortical association areas
from studies of development
Illustrated on following slides
Postnatal growth of different areas of human brain
Growth of association layer 3 in selected areas of
human brain (Poliakov)
Practice QUIZ Problems with Solutions:
#1. Last year you bought a ticket to fly home for Thanksgiving on Statistics Airlines
(motto: We get you there with a 95% chance). It sold 170 tickets for a flight that could
seat only 150 people. Assume any given pa
This set the stage for more and more anticipation of inputs
This also set the stage for more and more anticipation of
inputs, involving both social and non-social objects
Cortical elaboration of complex movement abilities
for future actions became possib
Naturally occuring neurogenesis in adult
Discovery by Joseph Altman at MIT, in rat endbrain: in
olfactory bulb and in dentate gyrus of hippocampal formation)
Much later verification for a primate (squirrel monkey)
Verification for human
& Feirtag p. 293-295)
Question about tangential fibers (orthogonal to
the radial fascicles):
(see Nauta & Feirtag, fig. 112)
Figure removed due to copyright restrictions. Please see course textbook or:
Larroche, J. Cl. "The Development of the C
9.00 Final Exam Solutions Key
Questions from Lecture and the Oliver Sacks book:
1. Which is NOT true about measures of personality?
A) their stability increases with age
B) personality traits, according to twin studies, are about 50% heritable
Dietary Supplements: Definition
Products (other than tobacco) intended to supplement the
diet that bears or contains one or more of the following
dietary ingredients: vitamins, minerals, amino acids, herbs or
Dietary Supplements: Definit
Sensation and Perception
Exam 1 9/22/2016
What is the difference between an environmental stimulus and an attended stimulus?
What do psychologists mean by recognition?
How are bottom-up processing and top-down processing different?
What do resea