A-AS Level (CIE) Psychology: Specimen Questions with Answers 22 - 25 of 299

Question 22

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Brief about Gate control theory of pain (Marks 2)

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View that psychological factors can enhance or diminish the sensation and perception of pain by influencing the transmission of pain impulses through the section of the spinal cord that acts as a “gate”.

Question 23

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Expand CBT, REBT and APA (Mark 3)

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  • CBT- Cognitive behavioural therapy
  • REBT- Rational emotive behavioural therapy
  • APA- American Psychological Association

Question 24

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Define Moro reflex (Marks 4)

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A pattern of responses in the neonate; when support is suddenly removed from the back of a neonate’s head, it will fling its arm to the side, extend its fingers and bring its arms inward in a sort of embracing movement

The Define Moro reflex

The Define Moro Reflex

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Question 25

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List out the characteristics of hyper somnolence disorder (Marks 6)

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Characteristics of Hyper somnolence disorder are as follows:

  • Abnormally excessive sleep and sleepiness
  • Involuntary day time sleeping
  • Classified as a disorder only when it is subjectively perceived as disruptive
Characteristics of Hyper somnolence disorder

Characteristics of Hyper Somnolence Disorder

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