Physiological Psychology MCQs with Answer Quizzes for Online exam

1. Brain comprises of percent of water in human beings ?

A. 70

B. 75

C. 90

D. 95


2. center for processing and storing information about the world ?

A. Thalamus

B. Hypothalamus

C. Cerebral cortex

D. Amygdala


3. Major role of thalamus is to process information from the ? 

A. Senses

B. Memory

C. Internal body

D. Motor area


4. Frontal lobe performs functions. ?

A. Cognitive & voluntary activity

B. Processes info about senses

C. Responsible for vision

D. Process memories 


5. Temporal lobe performs functions? 

A. Cognitive & voluntary activity

B. Processes info about senses

C. Responsible for vision

D. Process memories 


6. Parietal lobe performs functions ?

A. Cognitive & voluntary activity

B. Processes info about senses

C. Responsible for vision

D. Process memories 


7. Occipital lobe performs functions ?

A. Cognitive & voluntary activity

B. Processes info about senses

C. Responsible for vision

D. Process memories 


8. Higher mental processes occur in part of cortex ?

A. Sensory area

B. Motor area

C. Associative area

D. Amygdale


9. Amygdala also produces reaction of when stimulated ?

A. Rage& Aggression

B. Hunger& Thirst

C. Love& happiness

D. Sadness


10. A loss of muscle tone or temporary paralysis ?

A. Catatonic

B. Atonic

C. Agonic

D. Cortical seizures


11. The cause of mental retardation during fetal development ?

A. Toxins

B. Poor diet

C. Work load

D. Errors of metabolism


12. Huntington’s disease causes degeneration of ?

A. Basal ganglia

B. Neurons

C. Cerebral cortex

D. Cerebrospinal fluid


13. An open head injury is ?

A. Closed head injury

B. Countercoup

C. Phenyl ketonuria

D. Penetrating brain injuries


14. Encephalitis is caused by virus ?

A.  Marburg

B. Ebola

C. Herpes simplex

D. Hanta


15. Adenomas form in the layer of tissues that covers glands and organs ?

A. Third

B. First

C. Second

D. All of the above


16. Most commonly grow in uterus ?

A. Lipomas

B. Myomas

C. Fuzzymas

D. Fibroids


17. Most malignant brain tumors develop from tissues which support the brain’s nerve cells ?

A. Glial

B. Archnoid

C. Putamen

D. Pia

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