PSYCH Ch. 2 Flashcards


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Plasticity

Collateral sprouting, substitution of function and neurogenesis are example of brain

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Recessive

A recessive gene will exhibit its trait only when both gene in pair

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genetics

The area of behavior_____________is the study of the degree and nature of heredity's influence on behavior

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Glial cells

support neurons, holding them in place and providing nourishment

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Collateral

______ sprouting is the process by which axon of healthy neurons adjacent to damaged neurons grow new branches to make up for the damages.

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fusiform

The __________ face area is the specific regions of the brain thought to be involved in the specific task of recognizing faces.

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negatively

During resting potential, the inside of the neurons ____________- charged relatively to the outside

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brain stem

is a hindbrain and midbrain structure that connects to the spinal cord and regulate basic survival function