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States of Consciousness // AP Psychology

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  1. Of the following, which does your hypothalamus regulate over the course of 24 hours? I. body temperature, II. Hormonal levels, III. Memory of the day�s events.
  2. Which stage of sleep is characterized by brain waves with spindles and K-complexes?
  3. Nightmares most frequently occur during
  4. Monitoring by the hidden observer during hypnosis provides evidence for
  5. Which of the following is a definition of circadian rhythm?
  6. Which of the following will NOT increase behavioral and mental activity since it is not a stimulant?
  7. The chief characteristic of hypnosis is
  8. Dissociation or a split in awareness is an experience commonly associated with
  9. A sudden, irresistible urge to sleep, which lasts a few minutes to half an hour during the daytime, is called
  10. Freud believed that, in order to protect sleep and prevent the arousal of conscience, the content of our dreams is
  11. Which of the following is most likely to occur as a consequence of hypnosis?
  12. Research suggests that the two most basic states of sleep are
  13. Night terrors most often occur during
  14. Perhaps the best known hallucinogen is
  15. Which stage of sleep typically has spindles?
  16. Alcohol is classified as a
  17. Which of the following is a stimulant?
  18. Crack cocaine is a psychoactive drug of the class.
  19. Structuralism used the technique of________ to study consciousness.
  20. �Jet lag� is primarily a result of
  21. A characteristic of sleep as we grow closer to the morning is
  22. Deprivation of REM sleep results in ________ during the next evening�s sleep.
  23. A person who fervently believes in the writings of John B. Watson would be expected to believe or do all of of the following EXCEPT which one?
  24. Which of the following best describes a characteristic of stage 2 for sleep?
  25. The leading cause of mental retardation is related to a mother�s use of _________.
  26. _________ was an early psychologist who dismissed introspection as too subjective to be scientifically useful.
  27. Addiction refers to
  28. Which of the following is an explanation of why we sleep?
  29. Which of the following functions would be considered a non conscious process?
  30. A therapist who analyzes your dreams is most likely to have been trained according to the_______ school of psychology.
  31. The phenomenon by which a constant drug dose produces smaller effects with repeated administration is termed
  32. While in the REM phase of sleep,
  33. Morphine, heroin, and codeine are derived from
  34. Dr. Gruber asked Pamela to say the words 'folk,' 'soak,' and 'joke.' Then, he asked her, 'What you call the white of an egg?' If her reply was 'The yolk', rather than the right answer (the albumen, or egg white), this answer would be evidence for
  35. ________ is the view that the mind makes a coherent story out of spontaneous brain stem discharges.