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PSYC&100
BATT
SUMMER 2012
STUDY GUIDE FOR EXAM 1
MULTIPLE CHOICE (1 point each)
Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
def: psychology
Wundt
founder of psychoanalysis
humanistic perspective
positive psychology
clinical psychologist v. psychiatrist
placebo control group
ethics in psychological research
neuroscientist (what s/he studies)
dendrite
action potential
myelinated v. non-myelinated axons
reuptake
communication between neurons
def: nerves
def: neuroplasticity
corpus callosum
relationship between pituitary and hypothalamus
blind spot
visual cortex
tiny bones of middle ear
gustation and olfaction
sensation v. perception
figure ground
def: consciousness
electroencephalograph
yawning (In Focus)
Freud and dreams
def: meditation
abuse of alcohol
ESSAY QUESTION (10 points)
Describe electrochemical neurotransmission in detail. Be sure to include the “electro”
part and the “chemical” part. Use at least one drawing.