MINDS & BRAINS
FINAL EXAM REVIEW
Mary ET Boyle, Ph.D. Department of Cognitive Science, UCSD
Final Exam Information
Friday, Friday March 19 2010 11:30 2 30p 19, 11 30 2:30p WLH 2005 Bring t two scantrons Pencil & Eraser Material cumulative focus on last
Neural Basis of l i f Decision M ki i i Making
Mary ET Boyle, Ph D Boyle Ph.D. Department of Cognitive Science UCSD
Ph e G ge Phineas Gage:
Sept. 13, 1848 p Working on the rail road Rod impaled his head. 3.5 1.25 3 5' x 1 25" 13 pounds
Wh happened o Phine
Robyn Elyse Sablove Cogs 11: Minds and Brains IA W10 [email protected]
How/WHY IS music significant?
Birds use songs in order to attract a mate.
Singing in order to attract a mate is hardwired into their nervous system. However, a bi
Animal Cognition l
Melissa Newton IA Cogs 11 IA Cogs 11 Winter `10
What is it? What is it?
The process by which animals acquire information from the environment, process it, and use it to generate flexible and complex behaviors
Qualia are the `raw feels' of conscious experience: the painfulness of pain, the redness of red. Qualia give human conscious experience the particular character that it has. For F instance, imagine a red square; d that conscious experience has (at least)